Green Roofs Create Oases in the City: Hong Kong


C.Y. Jim is Chair, Professor of the University of Hong Kong, and has designed and installed a lush Sky Woodland Greenroof at the CLP substation in Tseung Kwan O. Follow him as he provides information on research and walks through this project with greenroofs and greenwalls. Also hear commentary from HKU Dean Burns about the importance of preparing students for public service.

Conference Speaker

C.Y. Jim, PhD

University of Hong Kong Professor & Researcher

C.Y. Jim is Chair, Professor of the University of Hong Kong. His research and teaching interests cover urban ecology, urban forestry, urban green infrastructure, nature-based solutions, urban trees, green roofs and green walls. Centred around the nature-in-city core theme, he explores the knowledge domain with the help of the interdisciplinary approach and focuses on Chinese cities.

Professor Jim is currently serving as associate editor or editorial board member of six international journals related to natural elements in cities.

2017 Greenroofs & Walls of the World™ Virtual Summit

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