9 November 2021, HKT (UTC+8)
Organized by the CTBUH Hong Kong Chapter
Join CTBUH in Hong Kong, Asia’s world city, at the tallest building in the city, the International Commerce Centre. Hosted by the building owners and conference Diamond sponsor, Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited, gather with delegates at the stunning sky100 on the 100th floor, offering 360-degree views of the city. Participate in a full day of educational sessions that will engage delegates in a local dialogue on critical issues facing the urban realm.
Thank you to our generous event sponsors, shown below.
- One-day event
- Full day of education sessions
- Enjoy unparalleled vistas of Hong Kong
- Time zone: HKT (UTC+8)
International Commerce Centre, sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck
1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Event details are subject to change.
Tuesday, 9 November 2021
8:00 am – 9:00 am
Arrival and Registration
9:00 am – 9:05 am
Welcome Remarks: Vincent Tse, CTBUH Hong Kong Chairman and Antony Wood, CTBUH CEO
9:05 am – 9:10 am
Opening Address: Sun Hung Kai Properties
9:10 am – 10:40 am
Session 1—Sustainable and Low-Carbon Tall Buildings
Managing Director, Ronald Lu & Partners
President & Design Principal, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
"The Sustainable Future—Tower Design in Transit-Oriented Development"
Deputy General Manager, Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited
"ICC—Hong Kong's Tallest Skyscraper Strives for Net-Zero Carbon"
General Manager, Technical Services & Sustainable Development, Swire Properties Ltd
"Integrating Sustainability Across Commercial Buildings"
Key Accounts & Business Development Director, Schindler
"Schindler PORT 4D—An Enabler of Essential Urban Reconfiguration"
10:40 am – 11:00 am
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Session 2—Climate Change and Challenges, hosted by Hongkong Land
Executive Director, Hongkong Land
Design Partner, 10 Design
"Vertical Urban Realm"
Senior Associate Principal, Architectural Design, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
"Attacking Climate Problems Through Resilient Design"
Associate Principal, City Design Practice, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
"Attacking Climate Problems Through Resilient Design"
Director of Sustainability, East Asia, Arup
"Next Wave of Decarbonization of Cities"
Architect & Yao Ling Sun Professor of Architecture, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
"Beyond 2047—Designing our Living Environment for Climate and Demographic Changes"
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Session 3—Future City: Challenges and Opportunities
Principal, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Director, Zaha Hadid Architects
"Sustainability in Design of Global Buildings"
Director of Sustainable Design, Ronald Lu & Partners
"THEi—A Climate-Ready Campus"
Senior Project Director, New World Development Company Limited
"Future City at Lantau, 11 Skies"
Vice President, Sales Asia Pacific, TK Elevator GmbH
"Urbanization, Highrise, and Infrastructure"
3:30 pm – 3:50 pm
3:50 pm – 5:20 pm
Session 4—Towards Net Zero Carbon Buildings, hosted by JLL
CEO, 10 Design
Head of Energy and Sustainability, Asia Pacific, JLL
"Sustainability Strategies Towards Net Zero Carbon Buildings in Future"
Principal Director, Farrells
"Humanizing High Density and Revitalizing Hong Kong’s Business Hub with West Kowloon Cultural District"
Managing Director, WSP
"Carbon, Climate, Sustainability, Health and Safety Impact on Highrise Hospital Design"
Executive Director, Hip Hing Construction
"Can MiC Actually Lower Life Cycle Carbon Footprint of Buildings?"
5:20 pm – 5:30 pm
Closing Remarks: Vincent Tse, CTBUH Hong Kong Chairman
|Early Bird Rate|
(Payment on or before 8 October)
(Payment after 8 October)
|Full Day Program|
Includes: One full day of education, breakfast, lunch, and coffee/tea breaks
Please note that the above rates are based on pricing for CTBUH Platinum Members. Price will vary depending on your membership level. Non-member rates are approximately 25% higher than listed above.
+ Read the general payment and cancellation notes
Payments: Registration payments are required to be paid in US Dollars (USD), at the rates portrayed, irrespective of daily exchange rate fluctuations. Registrations are not confirmed until payment is received. If a payment is not received within 24 hours of registration, then the registration may be canceled.
Cancellation Policy: A 100% refund, minus a $75 administrative cancellation fee (per delegate) will be given if written notice of cancellation is received by 8 October 2021. No refund will be given for cancellation after 8 October 2021 due to costs incurred by CTBUH for each delegate at that time. No refunds will be given for those who register at an incorrect rate. No refunds will be given for those who do not attend the conference. If you cannot attend the conference we are happy to accept a substitute colleague without penalty up to 13 October 2021. No substitutions are allowed after 13 October 2021. All refunds will be handled after the conference.
Reimbursement Policy: If a delegate wishes to remain registered but change their selections and this is possible within the terms of the Cancellation Policy above, then a US US$30 administration and bank fee (per delegate) will be charged on any reimbursement refund.
Specific Hong Kong Event Sponsors
See all global sponsors here.
+Program details are subject to change.
Attendees’ health and safety is of paramount concern to CTBUH. Local events will implement health and safety protocols appropriate to the public health circumstances existing at the time of the conference, and in accordance with local guidelines. Compliance with some or all of the protocols adopted by CTBUH may be mandatory for attendance at in-person events. Additional health and safety measures, and any necessary consents by you, will be communicated to attendees in advance of the event.