"China is not all countryside, neither is all metropolis like Shanghai, this is balance."
TEDxShanghai May 2016 theme: Balance
Gu Jian Ping 顾建平 City's Tallest Building Master Planner Gu Jian Ping started his career in the General Office of Shanghai Municipal People's Government after graduation from college. He was appointed as the operating manager of Shanghai Chengtou Corporation as well as the General Manager of Shanghai Chengtou Real Estate Co.,Ltd. in 1992. He also explored both residential and commercial properties development with a total floor space up to one million square meters. Gu Jian Ping has been involved in the planning, launch and execution of the Shanghai Tower project ever since 2006. Shanghai Tower, located at the core of Pudong’s Lujiazui Finance and Trade Area in Shanghai, is 632 meters tall, with a total construction area of 575,000 square meters. The construction of Shanghai Tower broke ground in November 2008 and it civil construction completed in the end of 2014.
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