Dr Shuwei Wu
Analyst and East-Asia Lead
- Civil engineering, business and project management, energy strategy
- Specialist on energy and city development (green, resilient and smart)
- Energy policies, technologies and smart & green applications
Dr. Shuwei Wu is a researcher with a focus on the built environment, energy sector and smart cities. Shuwei joined Arup in 2010 and currently works both as research analyst and as the regional lead for Foresight in East Asia. Shuwei incorporates foresight thinking into research on energy and smart city development, delivering collaborative projects with academy and industries in the East Asia region and worldwide.
Shuwei’s recent publication on ‘Energy Hot Topics in China’ provides a clear picture of the energy sector in China and possible future trends. In addition to his focus on energy and low-carbon development, Shuwei is particularly interested in the development of smart cities and smart urban systems, with current projects focusing on collaborations with local parties to understand trends and identify opportunities for innovation.