Program Director, Sustainable Cities
Mr. Zhigao Wang is the Program Director of the Sustainable Cities Program, which promotes sustainable urban development and urban transportation systems to mitigate environmental and energy impacts associated with urbanization in China. Previously, he was the Director of Transport Planning in China Sustainable Transportation Center (CSTC), supervised and participated in projects in urban development demonstration, policy and training. Prior to joining CSTC, Mr. Wang was a Transport Planner in TranSystems Corporation’s Boston office.
Mr. Wang has published more than ten journal papers, wrote chapters for four academic books including one textbook.
Mr. Wang received his Ph.D. degree from Northeastern University, MS and BE degrees from Beijing Jiaotong University and China University of Mining and Technology.