10 October 2011

Urban Regeneration "The Bridge City"

Masterplan of Sewoon 5th District Development Project considers past and current structure of a city such as king's axis of Jong-Myo and historical view axis...

10 October 2011

Songdo IBD - Steps Toward a Sustainable Urban Habitat

Songdo is a new city built on reclaimed land along the coast of Korea. In the center of this city is the1500 acre IBD (International...

10 October 2011

Form-based Codes: Regulatory framework for design of the public realm

This session will discuss principles of contextual tall buildings such as: a tall building strategy, response to climate, individual preferences, community space and ecology, and...

10 October 2011

Entering the Clouds

Skyscrapers are built more than just to serve the purpose of the people who use them; they also have a responsibility to the city and...

10 October 2011

The Synergy of a Destination: Three Successful Techniques for Global Mixed-Use Design

This presentation will examine the re-urbanization of CBDs in China by examining two mixeduse design solutions involving tall buildings: The Beijing Chaoyang CBD Expansion Master...

10 October 2011

Towers as Urban Catalysts

I am going to examine how new tall buildings are inter-connected with their urban context; high-rise buildings as a sustainable model for urban growth; the...