From 2 pm to 5 pm on November 23, MENG Yan, founding partner and principal architect of Urbanus, was invited by the Chinese Academy of Sciences “SELF” forum to give a keynote speech on” City/Village Co-existence” at Shenzhen Children’s Palace Theater . The “SELF” forum is a scientific and cultural forum launched by the Chinese Academy of Sciences, dedicated to the cross-border dissemination of elite ideas. It is sponsored by the Computer Network Information Center of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the Science Communication Bureau of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. SELF is the abbreviation of Science, Education, Life, Future, which aims to discuss the development of science, technology, education, life, and the future in the spirit of “getting knowledge from things”. This is the first time that the forum has launched in Shenzhen. The theme of the series of speeches is “Breaking the Cocoon”. The speakers are outstanding leaders in their respective fields. Bilibili conducted a simultaneous live broadcast of this event.