Yibo Xu

Stefano Boeri Architetti, China Partner | Shanghai, China


Dr. Yibo Xu graduated from Politecnico di Milano, now is Chinese Partner and Principal Architect of Stefano Boeri Architetti China, National First Class Registered Architect and Chinese practitioner of Vertical Forest and Forest City.

He worked in Cino Zucchi Architetti (CZA) and Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) Rotterdam and had his theses published in International magazines including Domus China, Time+Architecture, etc.

Dr. Xu leads the major China projects including Nanjing Vertical Forest, Shanghai Vertical Forest Tea Hotel, Bright Food Vertical Forest Farm and, Guizhou Mountain Hotel, Lishui Forest City Master Plan, Pudong Airport Juggle, and Renovation of Shanghai Stockage Exchange, Shanghai.

CTBUH Designated Expert


Annual Conference, Presenter (Middle East 2018)


28 March 2018

Building Tall Skyscraper Lecture Series: Naturalizing the Vertical Realm

Thursday, February 1, 2018. Chicago, United States of America. The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) and the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) held...


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20 October 2018

Polycentric Cities: The Future of Vertical Urbanism

CTBUH 2018 Conference Speakers

As we approach the new normality of cities housing 10 million or more inhabitants, those best positioned for the future are evolving along polycentric, multi-nodal...


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