Hong Soo Lee
Senior Urban Specialist (Smart Cities), Water and Urban Development Sector Office, Sectors Group, Asian Development Bank

Hong Soo Lee is a smart city expert with a background in urban policy, planning, and development. He brings experience to support bank-wide initiatives and projects in urban development. Before he joined ADB, he worked at Seoul Housing Corporation and Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport in the Republic of Korea and Urban Redevelopment Authority in Singapore.


It is time to revisit urban strategies and revise the urbanization process and practices to build back better post-pandemic cities.