Session 2B: What Makes a Skyscraper "Smart"?

Panel Discussion

21 October 2018
11:45 AM – 12:45 PM

The modern consumer world has entered the age of “smart” everything. But what makes a skyscraper “smart”? What is the optimal intersection of personalized digital technology and building management, mechanical and transportation systems? Go beyond the hype and delve into the specifics with a diverse panel from the technology and architecture disciplines.

Panel Chair: Michael Kleiss
Associate Professor, Clemson University,
Mohammad Albataineh
Global Executive, IBM Corporation, Dubai
Ron Bakker
Founding Partner, PLP Architecture, London
Shaun Klann
President, Willow, New York City
Hai Qiu
Managing Director, Schindler, Shanghai

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