Wolfgang Frey Honorary Professor of the Jilin University of Architecture2019.06.10

On June 3, Professor Dai Wei, President of Jilin University of Architecture, officially appointed Wolfgang Frey Honorary Professor – the highest dignity the university has to bestow – at a ceremony at Jilin Jianzhu University, PR China.

On the same day, Wolfgang Frey gave a lively lecture on “Green Eco-City Construction Cases” in which he presented the planning and design concepts of green ecological cities in Germany to the academic audience. In his speech, he also highlighted the group’s extensive practical examples of investment designs and construction projects and encouraged teachers and students to actively interact in the following question and answer session to gain a more in-depth experience on this special occasion.

During his visit, Wolfgang Frey had the opportunity to draw the attention of the students of Jilin University of Architecture to the concern for environmental protection and sustainable development in building design. After the ceremony, the lecturers and students of the college visited the Laboratory of Materials Science and Engineering and the Energy and New Energy Center of the Faculty of Municipal and Environmental Engineering and discussed with Wolfgang Frey the importance of renewable energies in Germany.

Several visits and appointments followed, e.g. with experts and professors of the School of Architecture and Planning, so that in summary this academic exchange became a complete success thanks to the strong support of the management of Jilin University of Architecture.