CTBUH 2016 Conference
Day 0: 16 October
Shenzhen
Day 1: 17 October
Shenzhen
Day 2: 18 October
Shenzhen
Day 3: 19 October Day 4: 20 October
Hong Kong
Day 5: 21 October
Hong Kong
Guangzhou Shenzhen

Day 1: Monday 17 October, Shenzhen

8:00 AM
9:00 AM

Breakfast and Registration
Sponsored by: M Moser Associates


9:00 AM
9:15 AM

Welcome
Conference Opening


Session 1

9:15 AM
10:45 AM

Opening Plenary
"The Sustainability of Density & Vertical Urbanism"
Chair: David Malott, CTBUH / KPF
"China's Architecture Guidelines in the New Era"
Long Xiu, Chairman
Architectural Society of China
"Garden City, Megacity: Rethinking Cities for the Age of Global Warming"
Mun Summ Wong, Founding Director
WOHA Architects
"Dense Downtown vs. Suburban Dispersed: A Pilot Study on Sustainability"
Antony Wood, Executive Director
CTBUH
Q & A

10:45 AM
11:15 AM

Coffee Break
Sponsored by: Jensen Hughes


Session 2

11:15 AM
12:45 PM


Session 2A: Development Drivers Session 2B: Megacities – Setting the Scene Session 2C: The State of the Art (Technologies) Session 2D: Tall Buildings & Public Identity Session 2E: Intelligent Integration
Chair: Andy To, CBRE Chair: Ken Hau, AIA Hong Kong Chair: Joshua Ridley, Ridley & Co Chair: Murilo Bonilha, United Technologies Corporation Chair: Tomio Pihkala, KONE
"A Cultural Brand’s Journey Toward Building A Better New World"
Stanley Wu, Associate Project Director – Design
New World Development Company Limited
"Megacities: Setting the Scene"
Daniel Safarik, CTBUH Editor
CTBUH
"Vertical Futures: Technologies that will Shape the World"
David Malott, CEO
SpaceFactory
"Contextualizing Tall Buildings to Avoid the Creation of Identical Cities"
Ed Baker, Director
Broadway Malyan
"Ecosystem-Driven Value Creation for Smarter, Digitalized Buildings"
Jukka Salmikuukka, Director, New Business Concepts
KONE
"Shifting Urban Gravity, from “Central to Core” Business Districts"
Tim Blackburn, General Manager, Development & Valuations
Swire Properties
"The Largest Megacity in the World: Assessing the Urbanization of the Pearl River Delta"
Peter Kindel, Director
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
"Intelligent Advances in Ping An Tower"
Wai Ming (Thomas) Tsang, CEO
Ping An Financial Centre
"Humanizing the Giants"
Swinal Samant, Senior Lecturer
National University of Singapore
"Improving the Value of Buildings through a Smart Lobby Approach"
Pekka Korhonen, Head of Business Development, Modernization
KONE
"Do We Need 700 Meter High-Rise Buildings?"
Jovi Chu, Design Director
Shum Yip Land Company Limited
"From Meadows to Megacities: Creating Urban Density in the Pearl River Region"
Travis Soberg, Principal
Goettsch Partners
"New Approaches for Efficient People Transportation in Both Dimensions – Vertically and Horizontally"
Karl-Otto Schoellkopf, Global High Rise Product Manager, Product Lifecycle Management
thyssenkrupp
"21st Century Vertical Lifestyles - Intergenerational, Integrated Communities"
Stephan Reinke, Director
Stephan Reinke Architects Limited
"The Integrated Smart Design Technologies for Tall Building Structural Design"
Peng Liu, Director
Arup
Q & A Q & A Q & A Q & A Q & A
Session 2F: Panel Discussion: International Development Investment Flows Session 2G: Rethinking the City Session 2H: The Impact of Tall Session 2I: Façades: Moderating Environment Session 2J: Case Study: Tencent Seafront Towers Session 2K: Tall Building Construction in China (I)
Chair: Tom Smith, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff Chair: Glenn Barton, Arcadis Chair: Jonathan Cohen, Trosifol Chair: Dennis Poon, Thornton Tomasetti Chair: Xuedong Wang, Architectural Technique
"International Development Investment Flows"

Chair: Tom Smith, Global Head of Property and Buildings
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
Mounib Hammoud, CEO
Jeddah Economic Company
ZhaoHui Jia, Deputy Chief Architect
Greenland Group
Robert Pratt, Co-Head of Global Design & Construction
Tishman Speyer
Darren Xia, National Director, International Capital Group
JLL
20|20 Panel Discussion
"The City Re-Imagined"

Paul Friedli, Head of Transit Management
Schindler
"How Big is Too Big? The Implications of Building Tall"
May Wei, Vice President
CallisonRTKL
"Cyclone Resistant Glazing Solutions"
Jennifer Schneider, Structural and Security Glazing Segment Manager
Trosifol
"Tencent’s Global Headquarters: The Inside Story"
Jonathan Ward, Design Partner
NBBJ
"General Contracting Management in High-Rise Building - Strategy of Plan Management"
Wenxia Song, Planning manager, Senior Engineer, Register Level One Constructor
The Second Construction Co., Ltd of China Construction Third Engineering Bureau
"The Psychological Relationship Between a Tall Building and a City"
Claes Caroli, Chairman
HSB Malmö
"Climate-Responsive Exterior Enclosure Design"
Keith Boswell, Technical Partner
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
"Tencent Seafront Tower – A Case Study on Façade Engineering as Functional Patterns"
CK Dickson Wong, Senior Facade Consultant
Inhabit Group
"Comprehensive MEP Construction Technology in High-Rise Building"
Baosheng Jiang, General Manager
MEP Company of the Second Construction Co., Ltd of China Construction Third Engineering Bureau
"The Tower of the Future"
Kenneth Turner, Director
CallisonRTKL
"Increased High-Rise Resilience to Stabilize Cities of the Future"
Rudi Scheuermann, Director, Global Building Envelope Design Leader
Arup
"Tencent Seafront Tower: Practice on Binding Buildings"
Ping Sun, Director of Structure Department
Shenzhen Tongji Architects
"Green Construction by BIM Technology"
Zhengkai Huang, Executive General Manager
MEP Company of the Second Construction Co., Ltd of China Construction Third Engineering Bureau
Q & A Q & A Q & A Q & A Q & A

12:45 PM
1:45 PM

Lunch
Sponsored by: Shum Yip Land


Session 3

1:45 PM
3:15 PM


Session 3A: Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat Session 3B: Panel Discussion: Shenzhen Re-centralization – Post Evaluation and Revitalization Strategy: Futian District Session 3C: Building Operation Session 3D: Sustainable Approaches Session 3E: Rethinking the Workplace
Chair: Richard Witt, Quadrangle Architects Chair: Zhizhe Yu, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates Chair: Tim Neal, CallisonRTKL Chair: Vijay Jayachandran, Otis Elevator Company Chair: Kim Långström, KONE
"X Information Modeling: Data-Driven Decision Making in the Design of Tall Buildings"
James von Klemperer, President
Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
"Shenzhen Re-centralization – Post Evaluation and Revitalization Strategy: Futian District"

Chair: Zhizhe Yu, Director
Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Yixin Chen, Vice Chief Urban Planner
Shenzhen Urban Planning Bureau
Weiwen Huang, Director
Shenzhen Public Art Center
Naifei Sun, Associate Director
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP
Felix Wu, Managing Director, Design Department
Ping An Financial Center Construction & Development
20|20 Panel Discussion
"Mixed Use Tall Buildings – The Challenges and Benefits of Vertical Urbanization"
Samuel So, Head of Super Tall Building Services, Greater China
JLL
"Addressing Energy Efficiency and Complexity in Tall Buildings"
Jinlei Ding, Group Leader
United Technologies Corporation
"Creating Effective Workplace Environments in China’s Vertical Megacities"
Moira Moser, Chairman
M Moser Associates
"City Hubs"
Keith Griffiths, Chairman
Aedas
"A Perspective on TAIPEI 101’s Decision to Upgrade Recertification to LEED O+M v4"
Joseph Chou, Chairman
Taipei Financial Center Corporation
"“Informative Design” – Personalized Elevators in the Information Age"
Richard Pulling, Vice President, Sales, Global Major Projects
Otis Elevator Company
"Emotional Design Through Digital Technologies"
Timo Tiainen, Director, Concepts and Design
KONE
"The Roots of Tall Buildings: Connecting the City"
Peter Brannan, Managing Director - Asia & Middle East
Arquitectonica
"Green Work Space in High-rise Building through Openness and Connection"
Zhao Ming Wang, Design Director
CCDI
"Connected/Concentrated/Collaborative: China’s Emerging Megacities and Future Workplace Precincts"
Richard Mullane, Principal
HASSELL
Q & A Q & A Q & A Q & A
Session 3F: Rethinking the Skyscraper Session 3G: CTBUH 2016 Student Design Competition Presentations Session 3H: Social Considerations Session 3I: Façades: Construction Challenges Session 3J: Innovative Systems Session 3K: Tall Building Construction in China (II)
Chair: Tom Smith, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff Chair: Robert Whitlock, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates Chair: PH Lai, Arcadis Chair: Johanna Krauthauf, Trosifol Chair: Michael Montgomery, Kinetica
"High Intensity Urban Order"
Patrik Schumacher, Principal
Zaha Hadid Architects
"CTBUH 2016 Student Design Competition Jury"

Chair: Robert Whitlock, Principal
Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Claes Caroli, Chairman
HSB Malmö
Paul Friedli, Head of Transit Management
Schindler
Martin Henn, Partner
HENN
Swinal Samant, Senior Lecturer
National University of Singapore
"Toward the Future City: An Ethical Design Philosophy for Urban Habitats"
Jared Gilbert, Director of Communications
COOKFOX Architects
"Building Performance – Installing and Validating Building Envelope"
Alfredo Ramirez, Codes and Advisory Services Manager
Underwriters Laboratories
"Merging Skylines and Social Media: Tencent Seafront"
Charles Cai, Head of Top Range Division South Region
Schindler
"Luffing Crane Technology in High-Rise Buildings"
Chuanyao Long, Executive General Manager
Equipment Company of the Second Construction Co., Ltd of China Construction Third Engineering Bureau
"1 Undershaft – The City of London's New Skyscraper Where the Public Comes First"
Eric Parry, Founder and Principal
Eric Parry Architects
"Sustainable Integration of Tall Buildings and the Urban Habitat for the Megacities of the Future"
Anil Hira, Regional Director, India
Buro Happold
"A Novel Façade System to Improve the Whole High-Rise Building Process"
Henrik Andersson, Technical Director
Brunkeberg Systems AB
"Tall Building and Urban Innovation – The Curtain Wall System of the Tencent Seafront Towers "
Simon Wang, Technical Director
Jangho Curtain Wall Americas
"Comprehensive Construction Technology in High-Rise Buildings: Wuhan Greenland Center"
Zhen Wang, Technical Director
Wuhan Green Center Project of the Second Construction Co., Ltd of China Construction Third Engineering Bureau
"The Continuous City"
Paul Whalen, Partner
Robert A.M. Stern Architects
"Tall Buildings and Polycentricity"
Greg Yager, Senior Vice President
CallisonRTKL
"Façade Construction in China: Journey to Lean Design "
Allan Chung, Project Architect
Gensler
"Mixed Reality for AECO"
Aviad Almagor, Director, Mixed Reality Program
Trimble Solutions Corporation
"Coupling of Urban-Value & Mega High-Rise: Ping An Finance Center"
Fang Xie, Vice President
CCDI
Q & A Q & A Q & A Q & A Q & A

3:15 PM
3:45 PM

Coffee Break
Sponsored by: DeSimone Consulting Engineers


Session 4

3:45 PM
5:15 PM


Session 4A: Panel Discussion: Future Cities: What are the Biggest Threats and Opportunities? Session 4B: Other Asia Case Studies Session 4C: Structural & Geotechnic Engineering Session 4D: Social Spaces at Height Session 4E: Progressive Vertical Transport
Chair: Steve Watts, Alinea Consulting Chair: Lan Chung, Dankook University Chair: William O'Donnell, DeSimone Consulting Engineers Chair: Mark Thompson, United Technologies Corporation Chair: Sascha Brozek, KONE
"Future Cities: What are the Biggest Threats and Opportunities?"

Chair: Steve Watts, Partner
Alinea Consulting
Jianping Gu, General Manager
Shanghai Tower C&D
Rui Gu, Chief Member of Group Research and Design Committee
CAPOL
Ray Shick, Regional Managing Principal, Asia Pacific
Gensler
Chris Yoshii, Vice President and Global Director of Economics
AECOM
20|20 Panel Discussion
"Bangkok and the MahaNakhon Tower"
Kipsan Beck, Managing Director - MahaNakhon
PACE Development
"Mega Size Mixed-Use Projects: Redefining Vertical Urbanism"
Dennis Poon, Vice Chairman
Thornton Tomasetti
"Extending the Public Realm Into the Sky"
Claude Bøjer Godefroy, Partner and Design Director
Henning Larsen Architects
"Carbon-Fiber Hoisting Technology Pushes High-Rise Buildings Even Higher"
Jeffrey Montgomery, Director, Major Projects, Asia-Pacific
KONE
"MahaNakhon Observatory: Developing a Tourism Destination for Thailand's Tallest Building"
Kipsan Beck, Managing Director - MahaNakhon
PACE Development
"KL118 Case Study: Analysis of Different Bore Pile Testing Methods"
Peter Ramstedt, Project Director
Turner International LLC
"Raffles City Chongqing Conservatory: Studies For a New Bridging Building Type"
Jeffrey Huggins, Associate Principal
Safdie Architects
"Improving Vertical Transportation Design for a Dense Vertical Urban Environment"
Paul Burns, Associate Director
D2E
"Merdeka PNB118 Case Study: Adding Value to the Growing City"
Karl Fender, Director
Fender Katsalidis Architects
"Structural Design Challenges of Minmetals Capital Tower, Shenzhen"
SawTeen See, Managing Partner
Leslie E. Robertson Associates
"Replacing Corridors with Sky-Courts to Create Affordable and Socially Desirable High-Rise Housing"
Mazlin Ghazali, Principal
Arkitek M. Ghazali
"Enhancing Construction Efficiency and Safety with Self-Climbing Elevators"
Santeri Suoranta, Head of Technology, Major Projects
KONE
Q & A Q & A Q & A Q & A
Session 4F: Megatall Case Studies Session 4G: Alternative Typologies Session 4H: Asian Scenarios Session 4I: Façades: Details Session 4J: Panel Discussion: How Tech Companies and Other Work Patterns Are Changing High-Rise Office Buildings Session 4K: Advanced Engineering I
Chair: Tom Smith, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff Chair: Qiu Hai, Schindler Chair: Greg Yager, CallisonRTKL Chair: Malvinder Rooprai, Trosifol Chair: Timothy Johnson, NBBJ Chair: Ibrahim Odeh, Columbia University
"Overcoming MEP and VT System Design Challenges in Three of the Tallest Buildings in China"
Kam Chuen (Vincent) Tse, Managing Director, Building MEP, China Region
WSP
"Mixed-Use Supertall Building as the Approach to Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism"
Zhendong Wang, Assistant Dean
Tongji University
"Are China’s Future Tall Buildings About to Enter a New Age?"
Francis Au, Country Head (Hong Kong & Macau)
Arcadis
"Many Options in Laminated Glass to Make Facades More Efficient"
Christoph Troska, Manager, Global Architecture Segment
Trosifol
"How Tech Companies and Other Work Patterns Are Changing High-Rise Office Buildings"

Chair: Timothy Johnson, Design Partner
NBBJ
Robert Pratt, Co-Head of Global Design & Construction
Tishman Speyer
Jeremy Sheldon, Managing Director, Markets and Integrated Portfolio Services, Asia Pacific
JLL
Chao (Ivan) Wan, Executive Manager
Tencent Holdings Limited
Jerry Yin, Senior Vice President / Chief Architect
SOHO China Co. Ltd
"Shenzhen Shum-Yip Tower One: A Case Study - A-E Integration - A Broad New Vision"
Charles Besjak, Director, Structural Engineering
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
"Next-Generation Supertall Tower Form Determinants: A Study of the Tianjin CTF Finance Centre"
Brian Lee, Design Partner
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
"Sky City – Grouped High-Rise"
Chun Jiang, Managing Director, Design Principle
Jiang Architects and Engineers
"New World Centre Remodeling – Sustainable Building Design and Next-Generation Mixed-Use Developments"
Jeff Tung, Senior Project Director
New World Development Company Limited
"Nimit Langsuan: High Performance High Rise – Columns of Curved Glass "
Richard Shonn Mills, Director
Ramboll Group
"Engineering Properties of Composite Mega-Columns with Separately Encased Hot Rolled Steel Profiles"
Congzhen Xiao, Vice-Chief Engineer
China Academy of Building Research
"From Icon to Community: The Repositioning of the Mega Tower in the City Context"
Bryant Lu, Vice Chairman
Ronald Lu & Partners
"The City Re-imaged: Remarks and Reflections"
John Mizon, VP of Advanced Programs
Schindler
"The Vertical Renewal of the Megacity"
Enfang Liu, Chairman
ISA Architecture
"Post Breakage Strength Testing for Overhead Laminated Glass"
Ingo Stelzer, Manager, Global Technical Consultancy
Trosifol
"Why Our Facades Are Contributing to Noteworthy Fires"
Jeffrey Harper, Vice President
Jensen Hughes
Q & A Q & A Q & A Q & A Q & A Q & A

6:00 PM
8:00 PM

Shenzhen Networking Reception at Shum Yip Upperhills
Hosted by: Shum Yip Land Company Limited & Sponsored by: thyssenkrupp


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