Eng. M. Vignarajah participated to the Tall Building Council Meeting held on 27th June 2016. The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) Colombo forum conducted an evening presentation and networking session on June 27, 2016 (Monday) at 5:00 p.m to 9:00 p.m at The Kings Court, Cinnamon Lakeside Hotel, Colombo 02. This is an annual mid-year forum on “Collaborative Approaches in Tall Building Design”. This event offered an important opportunity to learn about the state-of-the-art practices in the design and construction of high-rise as part of the premier tall building design forum in Sri Lanka.
Among the number of guest speakers, two world-renowned experts, Dr. John Holmes of JDH Consulting and Eng. Anil Hira of Buro Happold Engineering was present and shared their expert knowledge on collaborative approaches to the design and construction of tall buildings under wind loadings. The session was chaired by Prof. Priyan Mendis (University of Melbourne). This was an excellent interactive event including the panel discussions at the end.