Skybridges Symposium

Hosted/Co-organized by:

Sunday 21 October 2018 - Dubai

09:00 AM - 09:20 AM

Welcome & Opening Address

Session 1

09:20 AM - 10:45 AM

No Track Presentations During Session 1: Polycentric Developments in the Middle East

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Coffee Break + Exhibition Viewing Hour

Session 2

11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Panel
Discussion
Session

Anton Davies, Principal
RWDI
Ignacio Gomez, Design Director - Middle East
Aedas
Linxue Li, Professor
Tongji University
Andreas Schierenbeck, CEO
thyssenkrupp
Panel Discussion

12:45 PM - 01:45 PM

Lunch + Exhibition Viewing Hour

Session 3

01:45 PM - 03:15 PM

Antony Wood, Chief Executive Officer
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
Michael Cesarz, CEO
thyssenkrupp
Jaron Lubin, Principal
Safdie Architects

03:15 PM - 03:45 PM

Coffee Break + Exhibition Viewing

Session 4

03:45 PM - 05:15 PM

Hashimah Hashim, Executive Director
KLCC Property Holdings Berhad
Swinal Samant, Senior Lecturer
National University of Singapore
Dario Trabucco, Research Manager
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Sponsor Social Events

Monday 22 October 2018 - Dubai

09:00 AM - 09:20 AM

Welcome & Presentation of Research Awards

Session 5

09:20 AM - 10:45 AM

No Track Presentations During Session 5: Plenary 2 Panel Discussion

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

Coffee Break + Exhibition Viewing

Session 6

11:15 AM - 12:45 PM

Pierre Leflour, Structural Engineer
Setec TPI
Anton Davies, Principal
RWDI
John Ivanoff, Associate
BuroHappold Engineering

12:45 PM - 01:45 PM

Lunch + Exhibition Viewing Hour

Session 7

01:45 PM - 02:45 PM

Panel
Discussion
Session

Daniel Ayars, Principal
NBBJ
Roland Bechmann, Managing Director & Partner
Werner Sobek Group
Fadi Jabri, Executive Officer, Principal MENA, CIS & India Region
NIKKEN SEKKEI LTD
Markus Jetter, Head of Research & Innovation Center Rottweil
thyssenkrupp
Panel Discussion

02:45 PM - 03:45 PM

Coffee Break + Exhibition Viewing Hour

Session 8

03:45 PM - 05:15 PM

No Track Presentations During Session 8: 50 Forward, 50 Back

05:15 PM - 05:30 PM

Closing and Launch of CTBUH 10th World Congress, Chicago (2019)

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Networking Reception


Day 1: Saturday 20 October 2018 - Dubai Day 2: Sunday 21 October 2018 - Dubai Day 3: Monday 22 October 2018 - Dubai Day 4: Tuesday 23 October 2018 - Dubai Off-Site Programs Day 5 & 6: Wednesday 24 October 2018 - Thursday 25 October 2018 - Abu Dhabi