SOM's master plan for the Knowledge and Innovation Community in Shanghai won Gold in the Best Mixed-Use category at the MIPIM Asia Awards in Hong Kong on November 29-30, 2016. The master plan weaves together 10 universities and a stadium to create a walkable, connected community.
SOM's master plan for the Knowledge and Innovation Community in Shanghai has been selected to receive a 2016 MIPIM Asia Award for Best Mixed Use Development. The award will be presented at the annual MIPIM Asia conference, taking place in Hong Kong on November 30th, 2016.
Urban Land Institute, a nonprofit research and education organization that focuses on responsible land use and creating thriving communities worldwide, has featured SOM’s Knowledge and Innovation Community in Shanghai as a Case Study. SOM developed the community’s master plan and designed the KIC Plaza Hub campus.
Two SOM projects have been named finalists in the 2015 Global Awards for Excellence competition, organized by the Urban Land Institute. The annual awards program recognizes projects that achieve a high standard of excellence in design, construction, economics, planning, and management.