Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
  • Ken McBryde

About Ken McBryde

Ken McBryde is a Director of the newly established Sydney Architecture Studio. He founded the NSW Committee, and is on the Australian Board for CTBUH. He actively seeks out architectural and urban challenges that require innovation in design and materials. Ken was responsible for the design of the recently completed 350m high D1 Tower. His training includes 4 years with Renzo Piano Building Workshop (RPBW) in Genoa & Paris, plus 4 years as Local Representative for Renzo Piano on Aurora Place, Sydney which comprises a 220m high commercial tower and 16 story luxury residential building.

CTBUH Involvement

  • Past Roles:
  • City Chair, Sydney (2015 – 2018)
  • City Representative, Sydney (2012 – 2015)
  • Annual Conference, Presenter (Australia 2017)
  • Annual Conference, Steering Committee (Australia Co-Chair 2017)

Events/Initiatives Involving Ken McBryde

CTBUH Leaders Connect at 2017 Conference

CTBUH Leaders Connect at 2017 Conference

29 Oct 2017, Event Report – The Annual Leaders Meeting was held the day before the start of the CTBUH 2017…

Skyscraper Summit Warms Sydney Up for CTBUH 2017

Skyscraper Summit Warms Sydney Up for CTBUH 2017

18 Aug 2017, Event Report – A joint venture between the Urban Taskforce and CTBUH delivered a successful “warm-…

Conference Steering Sub-Committees Confirmed

31 Mar 2017, Conference Activity – The conference sub-committees will help drive the organization and…

Events/Initiatives Involving Ken McBryde

CTBUH Leaders Connect at 2017 Conference
29 Oct 2017, Sydney – Event Report
The Annual Leaders Meeting was held the day before the start of the CTBUH 2017 Australia Conference, bringing together the Council’s leaders.
Skyscraper Summit Warms Sydney Up for CTBUH 2017
18 Aug 2017, Sydney – Event Report
A joint venture between the Urban Taskforce and CTBUH delivered a successful “warm-up” event in advance of the CTBUH 2017 Conference in Australia on August 18, 2017.
Conference Steering Sub-Committees Confirmed
31 Mar 2017, Sydney – Conference Activity
The conference sub-committees will help drive the organization and promotion of activities ahead of CTBUH 2017, starting on October 30.
CTBUH Executive Director Presents at Chapter Events in Australia
7-9 Mar 2017, Sydney – Event Report
Executive Director Antony Wood delivered two well attended lectures in Sydney and Melbourne, organized by the respective local CTBUH committees.
Executive Director Visits Sydney and Melbourne
6-10 Mar 2017, Sydney – Event Report
CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood traveled to Sydney and Melbourne to build support for the 2017 conference through meetings and lectures.
Ivan Harbour on Design Excellence
29 Jul 2015, Sydney – Event Report
CTBUH Sydney welcomed Ivan Harbour, of Roger Stirk Harbour + Partners, to share his thoughts and experiences with international design excellence competitions.
Emerging Technologies Breakfast Seminar
16 Nov 2014, Brisbane – Event Report
CTBUH Australia Chapter's Brisbane Committee hosted the fifth and last breakfast seminar for 2014, continuing the series theme of ”Emerging Technologies.”
Design Excellence at Greenland Centre
23 Jul 2014, Sydney – Event Report
The Sydney Committee hosted its second successful event exploring Design Excellence with five leading architects presenting their schemes for the Greenland Centre.
CTBUH in NSW Holds Launch Event
30 Apr 2014, Sydney – Event Report
The CTBUH in New South Wales, Australia, launched with an evening event at 8 Chifley Square - one of Sydney's newest iconic tall buildings.

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Ken McBryde Related Resources

CTBUH Australia Symposium 2015 – Ken McBryde & Chris Johnson

1 Oct 2015 – CTBUH Leader Presentations & Meetings
Ken McBryde, Hassell; Chris Johnson, Urban Taskforce

CTBUH Australia Symposium 2015 – Ken McBryde & Chris Johnson Q&A

1 Sep 2015 – CTBUH Leader Presentations & Meetings
Ken McBryde, Hassell; Chris Johnson, Urban Taskforce

CTBUH Australia's Design Excellence with Ken McBryde, Hassell

23 Jul 2014 – CTBUH Leader Presentations & Meetings
Ken McBryde, Hassell

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Ken McBryde Related Videos

CTBUH Australia Symposium 2015 – Ken McBryde & Chris Johnson
1 Oct 2015 – CTBUH Leader Presentations & Meetings; Ken McBryde, Hassell; Chris Johnson, Urban Taskforce
Ken McBryde, Hassell, and Chris Johnson, Urban Taskforce Australia, present at the CTBUH Australia Symposium on "How Cities are Responding to Urbanism?"
CTBUH Australia Symposium 2015 – Ken McBryde & Chris Johnson Q&A
1 Sep 2015 – CTBUH Leader Presentations & Meetings; Ken McBryde, Hassell; Chris Johnson, Urban Taskforce
Ken McBryde, Hassell, and Chris Johnson, Urban Taskforce Australia, answer questions at the CTBUH Australia Symposium on "How Cities are Responding to Urbanism?"
CTBUH Australia's Design Excellence with Ken McBryde, Hassell
23 Jul 2014 – CTBUH Leader Presentations & Meetings; Ken McBryde, Hassell
Leading architect Ken McBryde, Principal of Hassell, presents Hassell's scheme for the Greenland Centre – a building that will be the tallest residential building in Sydney once complete. This is part four of five schemes presented at CTBUH Australia…
CTBUH Australia's Design Excellence: Q & A
23 Jul 2014 – CTBUH Leader Presentations & Meetings; Ray Brown, Architectus; Craig Baudin, FKA; Phillip Rossington, BVN Donovan Hill; Ken McBryde, Hassell; and Manuelle Schelp, Schelp Studios representing GMP
On July 23rd, 2014, the Australian CTBUH Sydney Chapter hosted its second successful event exploring Design Excellence at Hassell Studios in Sydney with five leading architects presenting their schemes for the Greenland Centre – a building that will…