Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
 

BUILDING TALL – Living Tall

Date:

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 16

Location: Lecture Hall, Chicago Architecture Foundation, 224 S. Michigan Ave.

Details:
The Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) and the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) are pleased to organize a joint lecture series bringing together a diverse group of experts from architecture, engineering, urban planning, and real estate development to uncover everything from the physics to the financials of how skyscrapers work, and what the future holds for building tall. Each event will see four speakers provide rapid-fire presentations and a panel discussion related to a pertinent topic in the tall building world.

Taking place in Chicago, United States, these discussions will extend far beyond the events themselves, with the findings edited into a produced video that will be distributed globally.


Event:
Thursday, 16 November, 2017
Living Tall: What Will Make Tall Buildings More Habitable


The third event,
Living Tall: What Will Make Tall Buildings More Habitable, kindly sponsored by Otis Elevator Company. To facilitate livable and sustainable cities, tall buildings must be implemented with a greater understanding of their connections to people and urban life. Four professionals outline how to achieve a greater symbiosis between tall buildings and cities at the urban scale.

Cost: $20 public / $12 CAF & CTBUH members / $10 students

Panelists:
Technology

Richard Pulling
Vice President – Sales,
Otis Elevator Company
Architecture

Chan-li Lin
Partner,
Rafael Viñoly Architects
Landscape Design

Jim Burnett
President,
OJB Landscape Architecture
Development

James Loewenberg
Co-Chief Executive Officer,
Magellan Development
Moderator:

Event Moderator:

Antony Wood
,
Executive Director,
CTBUH
AIA Credit:
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