25 June 2019

9th Annual Italian & International Tall Buildings Conference

 

Tuesday, 25th June 2019
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy

 

Tecnostrutture is a proud partner of the 9th International Tall Buildings Conference, hosted by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, Politecnico Milano University and IUAV University of Venice.
The conference will include presentations on new tall buildings in Italy, profiles of new architectural projects throughout the world, and current scientific and technical advances in tall buildings design, engineering, and construction.

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Speakers

Stefano Boeri, Pierfrancesco Maran, Alberto Ferlenga, Emilio Faroldi, Manfredi Catella, Patricia Viel, Lee Polisano, Tiziano Binini, Paolo De Paolis, Marco Sala, Julian Chen, Massimo Maffeis / Giulio Rigoni / Stephen DeSimone, Marco Piva, Dario Trabucco, Dennis Poon, Massimo Majowiecki, Ron Klemencic, Gianclaudio Oliva, Robin Cheeseright, Ed Forwood / Matteo Orlandi, William Baker / Dmitri Jajich, John Iorio, Giuseppe Amaro, Aldo Mazzocco

 

Program

Introduction – Aldo Norsa, Former Professor, Università Iuav di Venezia

Opening Remarks
10:00 a.m. – Stefano Boeri, President, Triennale di Milano
10:05 a.m. – Pierfrancesco Maran, Assessor for Urban Planning, Milan Town Hall
10:10 a.m. – Alberto Ferlenga, Rector, IUAV University of Venice
10:15 a.m. – Emilio Faroldi, Vicerector, Politecnico Milano

Keynote Presentation
10:20 a.m. – Italy and its Cities – Manfredi Catella, Founder & CEO, COIMA

Session 1: New Tall Buildings in Milan
10:40 a.m. – Liveability: Vertical vs Horizontal – Patricia Viel, Partner, Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel
11:00 a.m. – Corso Como Place – Lee Polisano, President, PLP Architecture
11:20 a.m. – Galeazzi – First Italian Example of “Vertical Hospital” – Tiziano Binini, Founder & CEO, Binini Partners
11:40 a.m. – Isozaki Tower – Paolo De Paolis, Operations Support Manager, Allianz
12:00 p.m. – Libeskind Tower – Marco Sala, COO, PwC

Session 2: Architectural Projects in the World
12:20 p.m. – The New Scene from Scandinavia – Julian Chen, Head of Tall Buildings, Henning Larsen
12:40 p.m. – BIG Biophilia – Massimo Maffeis, CEO, Maffeis Engineering; Giulio Rigoni, Architect, BIG; Stephen DeSimone, CEO, DeSimone
1:00 p.m. – “Dancing Sails” and Other Projects in China – Marco Piva, Chairman, Studio Marco Piva

Lunch

Session 3: Scientific and Technical Advancements
2:20 p.m. – Innovative Research – Dario Trabucco, Professor,IUAV University of Venice / Research Manager, CTBUH
2:40 p.m. – Engineering and Architectural Thoughts – Dennis Poon, Vice Chairman, Thornton Tomasetti
3:00 p.m. – Invention & Reliability in Structural Engineering – Massimo Majowiecki, Founder, Mjw Structures
3:20 p.m. – Anti-Seismic Conceptions – Ron Klemencic, Chairman & CEO, Magnusson Klemencic Associates
3:40 p.m. – Life-Cycle Management of Tall Buildings and Facilities – Gianclaudio Oliva, Infrastructure Market Leader, Bureau Veritas
4:00 p.m. – Design Solutions in the Realm of Elevators – Robin Cheeseright, Director, D2E
4:20 p.m. – Design Solutions for Innovative Façades – Ed Forwood, Director, Arup / Matteo Orlandi, Associate, Arup Italia
4:40 p.m. – Tall Building Technology – William Baker, Structural Engineering Partner, SOM / Dmitri Jajich, Structural Engineering Director, SOM

Flash Workshops (with Young Professionals)
5.00 p.m. – Construction/Project Management – coordinated by John Iorio, Owner, J&A Consultants
5:20 p.m. – Safety Engineering Excellence – coordinated by Giuseppe Amaro, Founder, Gae Engineering

Closing Remarks
5:40 p.m. – CityLife Moving in a Tower, Living in a Tower – Aldo Mazzocco, CEO & General Manager, Generali Real Estate / President, CityLife

 

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