Tragedies of Enclosure and Everyday Utopianism in Hong Kong

Prof. Mee Kam Ng

Department of Geography and Resource Management, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Research Interests

Urban planning and governance 城市規劃與管治
Production of space and the politics of planning 空間再造與規劃政治
Urban regeneration 都市更新
Sustainable development 可持續發展
Community planning 社區規劃


Member, The Placemaking Leadership Council, Project for Public Space, New York.
Convener of the Railway Objections Hearing Panel, Hong Kong.
Member, Appeal Tribunal, Buildings Ordinance (Cap123).
Member, Building Committee, Hong Kong Housing Authority.
Member, Product Eco-responsibility Appeal Board Panel.
Member, Membership Board, Hong Kong Institute of Planners
Academic advisor, Hong Kong Institute of Urban Design.
Honorary Fellow, Centre for Civil Society and Governance, The University of Hong Kong

Associate Editor:
Planning Theory and Practice, Routledge.

Editorial Board member:
City, Culture and Society, Elsevier.
disP—the Planning Review, Journal of the Association of European Schools of Planning (AESOP), ETH Zurich.
Town Planning Review, Liverpool University Press.
Business Strategy and the Environment, Wiley
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PL-3B » Plenary 3 (Chair: Prof. Yip Ngai-ming) (09:00 - Tuesday, 20th June, MMR)