James S. Lee (MArch ’78) Awarded Research Grant from the Urban China Initiative

James S. Lee (MArch ’78), Founder of iContinuum Group, has been awarded a one-year research grant from the Urban China Initiative, a Beijing-based research partnership between the McKinsey & Company, Tsinghua University and Columbia University. James’s research was one of the 3 core grants that UCI awarded out of 34 proposals submitted. James hopes that his research topic, entitled “Transit Synergized Development: Framework for a Smart, Low-Carbon Eco-City,” will contribute to China’s sustainable urbanization.