9 November 2021, IST (UTC+5:30)

Organized by CTBUH Regional Representatives



Event Overview

Sri Lanka’s capital city, Colombo, has seen a flurry of tall building construction activity recently, positioning it well as a locus for this conference’s themes on how to grapple with critical global issues facing the urban realm today, such as carbon footprint, the changing climate, and human health, while addressing the need for a locally responsive approach. Join CTBUH delegates for this important conversation.


  • Half-day event (9:00 am – 2:00 pm)
  • Educational sessions
  • Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30)


Core Conference

Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall
Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 07


Event details are subject to change.

Tuesday, 9 November 2021

9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Future City: Addressing Carbon, Climate & Societal Crisis

Priyan Mendis

Professor, University of Melbourne

"Presentation Title Pending"

Shiromal Fernando

Principal Structural Engineer, Civil and Structural Engineering Consultants (Pvt.) Ltd

"Presentation Title Pending"

Nirodha Gunadasa

Chairman, Archedium

"Presentation Title Pending"

Dan Amarasekera

Architect, Design One

"Presentation Title Pending"


Early Bird Rate
(Payment on or before 8 October)
Regular Rate
(Payment after 8 October)
Half Day Program - Live Event
Includes: A half-day of education and coffee/tea break
3,500 LKR4,000 LKR
Half Day Program - Virtual Event
Includes: A half-day of virtual education
2,200 LKR2,500 LKR

Please note that the above rates are based on pricing for CTBUH Platinum Members. Price will vary depending on your membership level. Non-member rates are approximately 25% higher than listed above.

+ Read the general payment and cancellation notes

Payments: Registration payments are required to be paid in US Dollars (USD), at the rates portrayed, irrespective of daily exchange rate fluctuations. Registrations are not confirmed until payment is received. If a payment is not received within 24 hours of registration, then the registration may be canceled.

Cancellation Policy: A 100% refund, minus a $75 administrative cancellation fee (per delegate) will be given if written notice of cancellation is received by 8 October 2021. No refund will be given for cancellation after 8 October 2021 due to costs incurred by CTBUH for each delegate at that time. No refunds will be given for those who register at an incorrect rate. No refunds will be given for those who do not attend the conference. If you cannot attend the conference we are happy to accept a substitute colleague without penalty up to 13 October 2021. No substitutions are allowed after 13 October 2021. All refunds will be handled after the conference.

Reimbursement Policy: If a delegate wishes to remain registered but change their selections and this is possible within the terms of the Cancellation Policy above, then a US US$30 administration and bank fee (per delegate) will be charged on any reimbursement refund.


Email the CTBUH Events team for more information: [email protected]

Additional Notes:
+Program details are subject to change.

Attendees’ health and safety is of paramount concern to CTBUH. Local events will implement health and safety protocols appropriate to the public health circumstances existing at the time of the conference, and in accordance with local guidelines. Compliance with some or all of the protocols adopted by CTBUH may be mandatory for attendance at in-person events. Additional health and safety measures, and any necessary consents by you, will be communicated to attendees in advance of the event.