Vertical Living – Design Challenges in the 21st Century

DatesJanuary 24 2013
CityCalgary, Alberta, Canada
LocationJack Singer Lobby, EPCOR Centre
Websitehttp://norr-verticalliving.eventbrite.ca/#
SponsorsNORR
Main BodyOver the past 23 years, Yahya Jan, AIA has led the design and delivery of a wide range of project throughout the USA, Middle East and Asia; with this experience, Jan will speak on the challenges of high-density development within the contemporary urban condition. The presentation will include a personal view on lessons learned, the global impacts of the late 20th-century urbanism, and recent trends on the emergence of new urban and building typologies. Two case studies from Saudi Arabia will be reviewed including the "Habitat" and "Jenan City" – projects that illustrate the possibilities of integrated design solutions in vertical living. To register for the event, please visit: http://norr-verticalliving.eventbrite.ca/#
ScheduleThe presentation runs from 4:00pm-5:00pm, and a reception is to follow.




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