Thursday, November 3, 2016
Hermann Hall Auditorium & S.R. Crown Hall – Illinois Institute of Technology – Chicago, IL

The CTBUH 2016 Award Winners will be recognized at the CTBUH 15th Annual Awards Symposium, Ceremony & Dinner, organized in conjunction with the Illinois Institute of Technology. The free Awards Symposium will feature presentations from the 2016 winners. Hear from senior representatives for the client and design teams of these groundbreaking projects, as well as from the 2016 CTBUH Lifetime Achievement Award winners whom have influenced the tall building profession for decades.

Following the Symposium, all of the winning projects and finalists will be celebrated, and awards will be conferred at the Awards Dinner & Ceremony. Finally, to wrap up the dinner, one overall winner will be chosen from among the regional Best Tall Building winners and announced as the overall Best Tall Building Worldwide.

Winners’ and finalists’ poster presentations will be on display in the CTBUH 2016 Awards Exhibition held in IIT Hermann Hall’s Gallery Lounge.

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Continuing Education

AIA Continuing Education Attendees can accumulate five hours of AIA Credits at the free Symposium.

Program & Speakers

Hear from senior representatives for the client and design teams from each of the winning projects.

Tickets & Sponsorship

Awards Symposium attendance is free, but registration is required. Dinner tickets/sponsorship are available for purchase.

Event Venues

Events take place at IIT's Hermann Hall and Mies van der Rohe's iconic Crown Hall.

Awards Book

All dinner attendees will receive a complimentary copy of the CTBUH 2016 Best Tall Buildings Book.

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Jianping Gu
General Manager
Shanghai Tower C&D

Joseph Chou
Taipei Financial Center Corporation

Jean Nouvel
Ateliers Jean Nouvel

Pete Rose
Senior Associate
COOP HIMMELB(L)AU Wolf D. Prix & Partner

Koon Hean Cheong
Housing and Development Board of Singapore

Grant Uhlir
Managing Director, Principal

Ron Klemencic
Chairman & CEO
Magnusson Klemencic Associates

Patrick Meijers
Architect Partner
Orange Architects

Kai-Uwe Bergmann
Bjarke Ingels Group

Ellen Lou
Director of Urban Design and Planning
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill

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