Tall Buildings, the event in July

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Tall Buildings, the 10th edition of the Italian/International Conference sponsored by Iuav University of Venice and the Polytechnic of Milan, will be held in Milan on July 7, 2021, at the Salone d’Onore of Triennale Milano from 9.30 am to 6.30 pm. Elevatori Magazine is among the media partners of the event organised by Professor Aldo Norsa.

Registration and Welcome Coffee (9:00 – 10:00)

Introduction (and Animation)

10:00 Aldo Norsa (former Professor, Università Iuav di Venezia)


10:15 Stefano Boeri (President, Triennale Milano)
10:20 Emilio Faroldi (Vicerector, Politecnico di Milano)
10:25 Marco Dettori (Vicepresident, Ance)
10:30 Pierfrancesco Maran (Councilor for Urban Planning, City of Milan)

The Skyline of Milan:

10:30 Urban Regeneration: the Renewed Milan – Antonio Citterio (Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel)
10:50 UnipolSai Tower – Mario Cucinella (MC A)
11:10 Residential “Torre Milano” – Gianmaria Beretta (Beretta Associati) / Stefano Rusconi (Impresa Rusconi)
11:30 Restoration of the Velasca Tower – Cristiano Brambilla (Hines Italy) / Paolo Asti (Asti Architetti)
11:50 Tall Buildings in Milan and net zero carbon: how do we get there? – Fabio Viero (Manens-Tifs)

Tall Buildings

Tall Buildings event poster

12:10 Urban Renovation: “Scalo Farini” – Ezio Micelli (Università Iuav di Venezia)
12:30 The Experience of Designing for Milan – Gregg Jones (Pelli Clarke Pelli)
12:50 “Genius Loci” for Milan and other world cities – James von Klemperer (KPF)

Buffet Lunch (13:10 – 14:20)

Thanks to:

Expertise in Italy and in the World (Moderator: Dario Trabucco (Professor, Università Iuav di Venezia)

14:20 Back to Work – Alessandro Adamo (Lombardini22)
14:40 Towers for Urban Regeneration – Alberto Romeo / David Fabié (Artelia Group)
15:00 Marco Piva (Studio Marco Piva)
15:20 Covid Free and Safe: from Experience to Design – Giuseppe Amaro (GAe Engineering)
15:40 Hindsight from Construction during Pandemia – Dario Bozzoli (Colombo Costruzioni)
16:00 Advanced Design of Building Envelopes – Camilla Rigamonti (Eckersley O’Callaghan)
16:20 R&D for Maintenance of Building Envelopes- Isabella Pallavicini (Fly Service) / Mauro Faccin (Dassault Systèmes)
16:40 Modular Technology in Residential Tall Buildings – Andrea Vittadini (ShoP & Assemblt OSM)
17:00 Happy Encounter between Architectural and Structural Design – Inès Lamunière (dl-a) / Mauro E. Giuliani (Redesco)
17:20 CreATIng Better Reality – Branko Zrnić (ATIproject)
17:40 Residential Timber Structures and Other Innovations – Fabrizio Rossi Prodi (University of Florence)
18:00 – 18:30 Closure and Networking