A Day in the Life: Going Back to School in China

TitleA Day in the Life: Going Back to School in China
Publication TypeWeb Article
Year of Publication2020
AuthorsLu, T, Qin, F, Sun, A
KeywordsChina; COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic expands and more countries around the world implement strict nationwide quarantines, in China we are slowly experiencing the next step: going back to school. Here’s what we have learned from our colleagues in Gensler’s Shanghai office.


Tony Lu
Tony is a design manager in Gensler's Shanghai office. With nearly a decade of experience working as an architect, Tony’s project work encompasses large-scale office, high-tech, retail, and residential projects. Contact him at Tony_Lu@gensler.com.

Freck Qin
A principal and Workplace studio director with close to 20 years of design and project management experience in both global and local context, Freck is responsible for the overall quality and direction of design services, as well as mentoring and growing the next generation of designers on his team. Freck is based in Shanghai. Contact him at Freck_Qin@gensler.com.

Amber Sun
Amber is the Client Relationship leader in Gensler's Shanghai Office. For more than a decade, Amber has focused on building strong partnerships with our local developer clients through carefully curating teams and processes that successfully deliver their project visions. Contact her at Amber_Sun@gensler.com.