Session 4G: Alternative Typologies

October 17, 2016
3:45 PM – 5:15 PM

As the world continues to grapple with the dual necessities of increased densification and sustainable development, tall buildings have an increasingly important role to play in facilitating effective urban habitats; however, skyscrapers are not necessarily dense or sustainable by definition alone. This session examined alternative tall building typologies that focus exclusively on achieving those dual concepts.

Chun Jiang

Chun Jiang

Managing Director, Design Principle
Jiang Architects and Engineers
Shanghai
“Sky City – Grouped High-Rise”
John Mizon

John Mizon

VP of Advanced Programs
Schindler
Lucerne
“The City Re-imaged: Remarks and Reflections”

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