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TITLE 40th Anniversary of the Environmental Planning Institute of SNU
DATE 2021-01-21 HIT 1908

General Information

Event: 40th Anniversary of the Environmental Planning
Institute of Seoul National University

Date: Jan 21 - Jan 22, 2021

Venue: On-line


In celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Environmental Planning Institute of Seoul
National University, the Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements (KRIHS) jointly
hosted a two-day (January 21 and 22, 2021) international symposium with the institute
and the Korea Land & Housing Corporation. The event was held to introduce the latest
domestic and overseas studies as well as the tasks and trends regarding the importance
of space and environment as key settings for enhancing human health. The symposium
is also intended to be developed into a platform on which the host institution can establish
its status as a specialized leader in research and practice on the spatial environment as an
avenue for health improvement at home and abroad.

KRIHS President Hyun Soo Kang delivered a welcome speech to begin the event. The program
featured presentations by external guest speakers on the topic “City, Green, Environment,
and Health”; major presentations on urban planning, landscaping, and the environment;
and Q&A sessions. This international symposium also introduced studies that are actively
discussed not only in Western countries but also in regions such as China and Japan