CTBUH Chapter Event

CTBUH Hong Kong International Conference 2022

Friday, 09 December 2022 | Concentric @ Centricity, 2/F, Charter House, Central | Hong Kong


The Future City: Addressing Climate Change, Decarbonization, Resilience and Sustainability



Charter House


Sponsored By:




12:00-1:40 pm

Arrival, Registration and Snack Lunch*

Sponsored by Gammon Construction, Jardine Engineering Company and Schindler 



1:40-2:00 pm

Welcome Address: Vincent Tse and Javier Quintana de Uña (CTBUH CEO by pre-recorded video)


Opening Address: Raymond Wong, Executive Director, Hongkong Land

Sponsoring Companies Appreciation and Photo Taking: Hongkong Land, Gammon Construction, Jardine Eng. Co and Schindler HK

Vincent Tse

Chairman, CTBUH HK Chapter

Javier Quintana de Uña



Raymond Wong

Executive Director, Hongkong Land

2:00-3:30 pm
Session A - Climate Change and Decarbonization

Session Chair
Kevin O’Brien
CEO, Gammon Construction

Colin Ward
Senior Partner, Foster and Partners

Climate Responsive Architecture

Keith Griffiths
Chairman & Founder, Global Design Principal, Aedas

Porosity, Adaptability and Public Space - A Holistic Solution to Low Carbon Highrise High-density Urban Design

Jason Easter
Associate Design Principal, 10 Design

The Role of UAM (Urban Air Mobility) and Integrated Transport Development and Their Impact on the Urban Environment

M K Leung
Director of Sustainability, Ronald Lu and Partners

Doing Things Differently for Carbon Neutrality



Speakers Appreciation and Photo Taking


3:30-3:50 pm

Session Break


3:50-5:20 pm
Session B - Resilience and Sustainability

Session Chair
Stefan Krummeck
Director and Design Principal, Farrells

Florence Chan
Director, KPF
President of AIA, Hong Kong

Towards a Carbon Neutral Campus –Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Guangzhou)

Nicolas Medrano
Design Principal, SOM

Time for Timber - A Roadmap to a Carbon Negative Future

Sara Klomps
Director, Zaha Hadid Architects

Sustainability and Well Being for a New Office Building in Hong Kong

Bruce Chong
Director of Climate and Urban Sustainability (Arup)

Climate, Resilience and Risk Assessment –Cases Sharing of Infrastructure and Buildings in East Asia



Speakers Appreciation and Photo Taking


5:20-5:30 pm

Future CTBUH Global and HK Events and Closing Address

Vincent Tse (CTBUH HK Chapter Chairman, Managing Director, MEP, WSP Asia)


Scenes from the day