Professional Practice I (18-19)

Mr. TANG, Man Hung Roger

Senior Lecturer

BA (Hons) in Town and Country Planning, University of Manchester
Bachelor of Planning, University of Manchester
Royal Town Planning Institute Student Prize
Certificate of Urban Design, HKU
MSc (Real Estate Development), HKU
Postgraduate Diploma in Conservation, HKU

Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Planners
Registered Professional Planner, Hong Kong

Urban planning, design, development, regeneration and conservation

Mr. Tang is a qualified professional town planner with over 30 years of urban planning and development experience in both Singapore and Hong Kong.

In Singapore, he worked for Housing and Development Board (HDB) in public housing redevelopment and new town master planning. In Hong Kong, he had worked for the former Land Development Corporation since its establishment in 1988 to its transformation to Urban Renewal Authority (URA) until 2017. During the period, he has been involved in a number of comprehensive district renewal studies and implementation of many significant urban renewal projects including Vision City in Tsuen Wan, Langham Place in Mong Kok and Kwun Tong Town Centre which is the largest urban redevelopment project ever undertaken in Hong Kong

Selected Publications:
-  “Urban Renewal in Hung Hom South”, Planning and Development Journal of the Hong Kong Institute of Planners, Vol 8 No.2, 1992.
-  “The Impact of the New Outline Zoning Plans to Urban Redevelopment in Kowloon and New Kowloon”, Unpublished thesis, Department of Real Estate and Construction, The University of Hong Kong 1998.
-  “Development Control, Planning Incentive and Urban Redevelopment: Evaluation of a Tow-tier Plot Ratio system in Hong Kong”, Land Use Policy, United Kingdom Vol 16, 1999
-  “Industrial Property, Market Initiative and Planning Policy: Restructuring Obsolete Industrial Properties in Hong Kong” Property Management , United Kingdom Vol 17 No.2, 1999