Chief Engineer of the Guangzhou Municipal Engineering Design and Research Institute
Xiaomei Duan, Masters in Traffic Engineering, is currently Chief Engineer of the Guangzhou Municipal Engineering Design and Research Institute.
Xiaomei has worked on numerous urban transportation projects in many cities in China and the Asia Pacific region, has rich experience in the planning, design and implementation of successful BRT projects in the region. She has also worked quite extensively in the region, on sustainable urban transportation projects in Vientiane (ADB), Kuala Lumpur (SPAD), Johor Bahru (IRDA), Metro Manila (ADB), Medan (ADB), Jakarta (ITDP), Ulaanbaatar (ADB), Indonesia (FEM), and Addis Ababa. She is part of the expert team pool in the ongoing GIZ funded project to plan BRT early studies in Bandung, Semarang, Pekanbaru and Batam (2019).
During the last 15 years, she has focused on and has been in charge of the planning and design of several famous BRT projects and Green transportation projects in China including Guangzhou, Lanzhou, Nanning, Fuzhou,Yanji and Yichang BRT. She is now a nationally accredited Professor level Senior Engineer, and has worked as a consultant for Asian Development Bank, and has vast experience in presenting in many local and international conferences.