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SOM Leaders to Speak at CTBUH Tall + Urban Innovation Conference

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In April 2020, leaders from multiple SOM offices will participate in the CTBUH Tall + Urban Innovation conference. At the event, designers and developers of projects that have received CTBUH Awards of Excellence will present their work in front of a panel of judges and conference attendees.

The Tall + Urban Innovation conference brings designers, engineers, and developers together to examine the most compelling and cutting edge examples of sustainable urbanism from around the world. 

William Baker, Consulting Partner, will present "Burj Khalifa: Lessons from the World's Tallest Building, 10 Years On."

Leo Chow, Design Partner, will present "Pudong Financial Plaza: A Pedestrian-Focused Development That Breaks Up Sprawl."

Brian Lee, Consulting Partner, and Ronald Johnson, Associate Director, will present "Tianjin CTF Finance Centre: Balancing Density and Human Scale."

Benton Johnson, Director of Structural Engineering, will present "100 Mount Street: Optimal Mega-Bracing for Tall Concrete Buildings."

Thomas Kinzl, Associate Director, will present, "Tianjin CTF Finance Centre: Record-Braking Foundation Pour & Climbing Formwork."

Joyce Lam, Managing Director, will present "Poly Pazhou: A Pair of Towers for the New Pazhou District."

CTBUH 2020 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference

April 5 - 7, 2020

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel at the Aqua Tower
Chicago, IL

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