John T.C. Tam
Hong Kong Housing Authority, Hong Kong
In this presentation, John T.C. Tam covered elements of the urban planning of a public rental housing development at Shui Chuen O Estate. Using the housing complex as a case study, Tam discussed the critical features of any successful residential development: these include walkability and access to transportation; public amenities, like shopping centers and restaurants; and leisure areas, such as courtyards, plazas, parks, and green spaces.