Articles, Presentations & Design Explorations

Jury 2014

The Jury members for the Vertical Cities Asia International Design Competition 2014 were:

Rahul Mehrotra
Founder Principal of RMA Architects & Professor of Urban Design and Planning and Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard University

Title: Looking Down from the Vertical City

Wowo Ding
Dean, School of Architecture, Nanjing University, China

Title: Making Our City Sustainable, Reliable and Affordable

Nathalie de Vries
Founding Director, MVRDV

Title: High society

Fun Siew Leng
Group Director (Urban Planning & Design), Urban Redevelopment Authority, Singapore

Teddy Cruz
Founder, Estudio Teddy Cruz & Professor of Public Culture and Urbanism in the Visual Arts Department at the University of California, San Diego

Title: Rethinking Density: The Conflict between the Vertical and the Horizontal

Jury citations of Vertical Cities Asia International Design Competition 2014

Symposium – Food Resilience & City

Sulakshana Mahajan
Urban Planning Consultant, Mumbai Transformation Support Unit

Title: Decoding high densities of Mumbai Metropolitan Region

Prachi Merchant
Urban Planning Consultant, Mumbai Transformation Support Unit

Title: Decoding high densities of Mumbai Metropolitan Region

Shrena Joshi
Assistant Vice President (Urban Planning and Design), Surbana International Consultants Pte. Ltd.

Title: Transforming Mumbai Metropolitan Region into a Liveable Global Metropolis

Mark Goh
Director, Physical Planning, North East Department, Urban Redevelopment Authority, Singapore

Title: The Master Plan of Singapore

VCA 2014 Supporting Institution

Mumbai Transformation Support Unit
All India Institute of Local Self Government

www.visionmumbai.org

Asia

National University of Singapore
Faculty Member
:
HENG Chye Kiang (Professor and Dean)
WONG Yunn Chii (Associate Professor and Head)
TAN Cheng Siong (Adjunct Professor)
Jörg REKITTKE (Associate Professor)
Team A
:
Desmond SIM Junhui, Erica CHAN Yijia, ZHUANG Ming Tong
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Team B
:
Epiphanie LIE, LEE Xiao Ling Lynn, Mayura PATIL
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The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Faculty Member
:
Nelson CHEN (Professor of Practice in Architecture & Director, School of Architecture)
Patrick HWANG Cheng-Chun (Professional Consultant, Thesis Coordinator, Studio Leader)
Team A
:
AU Sin Man, Sophia; Zhou Xiao, Kitty; (competition phase) CHAN Hok Leung, Joe
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Team B
:
CHEUNG Chi Ying, Shirley; (competition phase) HO Tze Wai, Jimmy; WONG Chun Kit, Marco; CHAN Hiu Ling, Leila
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Tongji University
Faculty Member
:
HUANG Yiru (Professor and Vice-Dean)
WANG Zhendong (Associate Professor and Assistant-Dean)
DONG Yi (Assistant Professor)
Team A
:
CHENG Si, HE Xiaodong, LI Ao, TAN Yang, XIAO Luheng, ZHENG Pan
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Team B
:
CHEN Yidan, CHEN Boliang, LU Yao, LU Yiyun, SUN Wei, ZHU Hengyu
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Tsinghua University
Faculty Member
:
ZHU Wenyi (Professor)
CHENG Xiaoxi (Associate Professor)
ZHANG Hong (Associate Professor)
Team A
:
LIANG Yingya, LIU Jianing, HUANG Haiyang, YIN Tingyun
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Team B
:
CHEN Huanyu, HAO Tian, LIAO Siyu, SUN Yilin
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University of Tokyo
Faculty Member
:
Manabu CHIBA (Professor)
Hidetoshi OHNO (Professor)
Hiroshi OTA (Lecturer)
Team A
:
Mai TAKAMURA, Marine PICCO, Takehiro AMARI, Tetsuki NAKAKURA, Yoshiaki DEYASHIKI
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Team B
:
Ryuhei ICHIKURA, Takuya NEMASU, Weiyong ZHAO, Wakiko SATO, Setsuna SAITO, Daikei NARUSHIMA, Jaehoon YOON
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Europe

Delft University of Technology
Faculty Member
:
Karin LAGLAS (Professor and Dean)
Kees KAAN (Professor & Chair of Complex Projects)
Mitesh DIXIT (Lecturer)
Ulf HACKAUF (Lecturer)
Team A
:
Tanya CHANDRA, Povilas DAUGIS, DI Fang, Betül GÜRCAN, Karolis MACERNIS, Zivile SIMKUTE, Akshey Krishna VENKATESH
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Team B
:
Sebastiaan BUITENHUIS, Calcen CHAN, Federico GOBBATO, Wouter LANGEVELD, Vicky METZEN, Piet DE REUVER, Katarzyna UCHMAN
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Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich
Faculty Member
:
Kees CHRISTIAANSE (Professor)
Christian SCHMID (Professor)
Stephen CAIRNS (Professor)
Nicolas KRETSCHMANN (Senior Assistant)
Team A
:
Carmen BAUMANN
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North America

University of California (UC) Berkeley
Faculty Member
:
Jennifer WOLCH (Professor and Dean)
Susan UBBELOHDE (Professor)
Team A
:
Jiewei JIAN, Tanvi MAHESHWARI, Leah STOCKSTROM, Yu-Chun TSAI, Dongwan XIE, Cindy Agustina HARTONO, Jesus Alberto CAMACHO, Sara TEPFER
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Team B
:
Zoe BEBA, Saranya KONALA, Rana HADDAD, Andrew MANUEL, Hyojin KIM, Bingyao ZHU
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University of Michigan
Faculty Member
:
Monica PONCE DE LEON (Professor and Dean)
Claudia WIGGER (Lecturer)
El Hadi JAZAIRY (Assistant Professor)
Team A
:
Heidi WONG, Rowena IPSILANTI, Divya KAPURIA
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Team B
:
HUANG Chengyu, Chen LU, Carol NUNG
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University of Pennsylvania
Faculty Member
:
Marilyn Jordan TAYLOR (Professor and Dean)
Christopher MARCINKOSKI (Assistant Professor)
Joshua FREESE (Lecturer)
Team A
:
Juan TEJEDOR, Nick MCCLINTOCK, John LEWALLEN
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Team B
:
Chi-Yin LEE, Brian MCVEIGH, Joshua SEYFRIED
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