A delegation from Guangzhou completed a round of study trips in Hangzhou and Yiwu, Zhejiang province, from July 24 to 28, drawing on experiences in urban management and hosting international conference from these two cities.
Representatives from the Guangzhou Urban Planning & Design Survey Research Institute attended and shared their experiences at the Regional Peer-Learning and Action Planning Workshop on Urban Renewal in Historic Town Centers and Public Space Improvement in Jakarta, Indonesia, from July 17 to 19.
Themed at "Bike-sharing Services Promotes Changes for Smart City", the seventh Urban Innovation Forum was held in Guangzhou Library on July 8.
A delegation led by Mr. Wang Yongping, Deputy Director-General of Guangzhou Institute for Urban Innovation (GIUI) promoted exchanges in four global cities from June 18 to 27.
Representatives from Guangzhou attended the C40 Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Network Workshop in Santiago, Chile, from June 26 to 28, where they promoted the city's practices in sustainable transport projects.
Guangzhou, capital city of South China's Guangdong province, enhanced its global exposure at the 12th Metropolis World Congress, held in Montreal, Canada, from June 19 to 22.
Ambassador of UCLG-ASPAC (United Cities and Local Governments Asia-Pacific), Mr. Peter Woods, made a four-day visit to Guangzhou from June 12 to 15.