Mr. Pablo Vaggione, Secretary-General of the International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP), held a work conference with Mr. SHI Nan, Secretary-General of the Urban Planning Society of China (UPSC) in Beijing on Nov. 26, 2009. ISOCARP expressed sincere thanks for the support of UPSC, especially as more and more Chinese scholars actively participated in various activities of ISOCARP and delivered their research achievements, which were welcomed by their international peers. Pablo Vaggione expressed his hope that UPSC, as the official representative of China in ISOCARP, could exert a greater role in the future. Both parties studied potential areas for cooperation in 2010 and made preliminary plans for the International Planning Conference of 2010, ISOCARP and UPSC will jointly hold a symposium on urban planning in China, so as to introduce China’s experience in urban planning systematically. A colloquium will be held in China on the International Planning Day, in which the experts from ISOCARP will introduce the latest research achievements; both parties will participate in the Fifth World Urban Forum held by the United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-HABITAT), etc.