The KPF Principal will participate in the panel “Design for Future Living” at the Cornell China Center’s inaugural forum in Beijing.
On Saturday, November 16th, the KPF Principal will share a keynote presentation celebrating the firm’s belief in the power of urban architecture, collaboration, and innovation.
On October 25th, KPF joined client JBG Smith and local architect FOX Architects to celebrate this milestone, where Principal Doug Hocking and Director Jenny Martin championed the project’s unique design and contributions to the architectural fabric of the city.
KPF Design Principal Mustafa Chehabeddine presented the Abu Dhabi International Midfield Terminal at the recent ABS conference. One of the largest structures in the world, the organically-shaped building envelope has been designed to mitigate the challenges of the extreme local climate.
On Tuesday, November 11th, Stefan Al, Senior Associate Principal, and the KPF design teams for One Vanderbilt and 10 & 30 Hudson Yards discussed each project with students in the Master City Developer course, a part-time master’s program for professionals organized by the University.
Today, KPF and the Ping An Insurance Company unveiled the design of the Ping An Teda Finance Centre, located in Tianjin.
Environmental Design Director Carlos Cerezo Davila presented a video mapping outdoor thermal comfort in Times Square and Bryant Park, while Design Principal Hana Kassem joined a panel discussion about designing the vitality of the public realm.
With London’s Mayoral election on the horizon, the conference looked at the most pressing issues facing London today. KPF President and Design Principal, James von Klemperer, joined a roster of speakers that included Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London; Mayoral candidates; and industry experts such as Marissa Largo, Planning Commissioner for NYC.
On Friday, November 1st, KPF design teams for One Vanderbilt and 10 & 30 Hudson Yards, along with representatives from Thornton Tomasetti, will present each project as part of the CTBUH’s 10th World Congress.
On October 30, the KPF Design Principal will participate on the panel, “Reimagining & Modernizing NYC's Aging Building Stock,” sharing case studies and learnings from the firm’s repositioning projects across the city.