It has long been argued that net-zero-energy skyscrapers are possible. The conversation is now moving beyond the theoretical, as several high-profile commitments have been made to constructing such buildings, and several more have already been designed and constructed to Passivhaus standards. What are the considerations that will allow net-zero to become a mainstream design and operational practices, across different climates and cultures? This workshop will establish challenges, survey existing best-practice examples, and set forth some preliminary guidelines colleagues will be able to take home to their practices.

Shanghai Tower, Shanghai

When: Saturday, 20 October 2018 8:00am-12:00pm
Venue: To Be Confirmed

Kindly Sponsored by:

MorningProgram
8:30amWelcome
8:40amPresentations
9:40amCoffee/Tea Break (20 minutes)
10:00amPresentations
11:00amQ&A Session
11:30amDiscussion on Next Steps
11:50amClosing Remarks (10 minutes)
12:00pmWorkshop End

Attendees of the Workshops will be delegates of the CTBUH 2018 Middle East Conference, typically developers, architects, engineers and other professionals from around the world.

To learn more about other workshops, click here.

Register for the Conference