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Design of Tall Buildings: Trends and Advancements for Structural Performance

02 Sep 2016
Pakkamol Dherapongsthada

The six-day event will feature three days of comprehensive seminar (7-9 Nov at Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit); two days customized hands-on workshop (10-11 Nov at AIT Conference Center); and one-day lab and site tour (12 Nov at Structural and Wind Tunnel Lab and selected tall building projects).

The event will bring together high profile CEOs and Managers in building industry, Structural Designers, Engineers and Consultants, Real-estate Developers and Architects which will also create a platform for professional networking and to get update on the latest tall building technology as well as to have an opportunity to interact with tall building experts.

Keynote speakers include: Arch. Prabhakorn Vadanyakul, President and Managing Director, Architects 49 Limited Thailand; Arch. Maythin Chantra-ou-rai, Executive Director, Architects 49 Limited Thailand; Arch. Joel Luna, Vice President, Chief Architect, AyalaLand, Philippines; Engr. Jose A. Sy, President and CEO, Sy^2 + Associates Inc., Philippines; Arch. Winyou Wanichsiriroj, Executive Vice President, Design 103 International Ltd.

Guest speakers including Dr. Karoon Chandrangsu, President, K.C.S & Associates Co.,Ltd.; Dr. Teraphan Ornthammarath, Lecturer, Mahidol University; Engr. Apichai Siridumrongphun, Project Development, Director, Siam Sindhorn; Engr. Rex Sirilan Head of R&D Department, Sy^2+ Associates Inc. and Engr. Earl P. Bonita Head of PBD Department, Sy^2+ Associates Inc. will present several case studies related to their projects.

Speakers from AIT include Prof. Pennung Warnitchai, Professor and Leader of Civil and Infrastructure Group; Dr. Naveed Anwar, Executive Director, AIT Solutions (AITS); Engr. Thaung Htut Aung, Deputy Projects Director (AITS), Engr. Keerati Tunthasawatana, Deputy Director, ACECOMS, Dr. Pramin Norachan, Senior Manager, Structural Engineering, AIT Solutions; Engr. Shabir Ali Talpur, Senior Engineer, AITS; Engr. S.M.Zin Uddin, Structural Engineer, AITS; and Engr. Fawad Najam, Ph.D. Candidate, AIT.

AIT President Prof. Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai will deliver the opening remarks on Day 1; Mr. Surendra Shrestha, Vice President for Development will welcome the participants on day 2; and Prof. Sivanappan Kumar, Vice President for Academic Affairs will deliver welcome remarks on day 3.

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Contact Event Coordinator:
Ms. Rakdao Pakdisi | rakdao@ait.asia

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