Panel member Serge Salat, co-author of the International Resource Panel’s assessment report, ‘The Weight of Cities: resource Requirements of Future Urbanization’, will discuss urban-rural connections and policy design for development and resistance at a conference in China on 14 December 2018.

Dr Salat, President of Urban Morphology and Complex Systems Institute, France, will speak at Zhejiang University’s China Institute for New Urbanization Studies and the Cornell China Center’s Joint Conference on New Urbanization.