Panelist Ms. Zhu Xiaojuan, Vice president of Shanghai Zendai Property Co., Ltd expressed her views that the mixed-use commercial space should be designed increasingly user-experience oriented and according to the clients innovative vision. Mr. Zhang Ling, the executive president of the Shanghai Glass Museum mentioned that designers should think about the cultural value of the project. He used as an example, the Shanghai Glass Museum, which has opened up a variety of experiences to visitors, became a recognized cultural landmark. Panelists Mr. Yu Jia, COFCO, design director of Property Beijing and Mr. Lei Kang, partner of JWDA shared their views on the sustainable development of real estate design, and integrating smart technology within architectural design.
The panel discussion was welcomed with enthusiasm of speakers and guests alike. We are delighted to receive such positive feedback after the forum. According to one guest, the discussion provided important industry insights to both developers and architects. Both guests and speakers wish there would be more time for an in-depth discussion on such important issues.