Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
  • Michael Palmer

About Michael Palmer

Michael Palmer is an architect and principal with Perkins+Will in Chicago. With more than 35 years of professional experience, he is widely recognized for his expertise in managing the design of large, complex projects, including office, mixed-use and educational facilities. Mike’s internationally-renowned projects include three towers in the King Abdullah Financial District and the new all-women Princess Nora University, both in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Other completed projects include Chicago’s Block 37 urban center and a high-rise high school. He is currently working on the 20-building Cairo New Administrative Capital. He is a graduate of University of Pennsylvania (Master of Architecture) and University of Notre Dame.

CTBUH Involvement

  • Advisory Group (2018 – Present)
  • Annual Conference, Steering Committee (Chicago 2019)
  • Past Roles:
  • Annual Conference, Presenter (Middle East 2018)

Events/Initiatives Involving Michael Palmer

10th World Congress Inaugural Steering Committee Meeting

10th World Congress Inaugural Steering Committee Meeting

27 Nov 2018, Event Report – Plans for the 2019 CTBUH 10th World Congress are now well underway, beginning with…

Record Numbers Convene at 2018 Leaders Meeting

Record Numbers Convene at 2018 Leaders Meeting

20 Oct 2018, Event Report – CTBUH Leaders convened on Day 1 of the 2018 Middle East Conference for updates on…

Advisory Group Convenes at 2018 Middle East Conference

Advisory Group Convenes at 2018 Middle East Conference

20 Oct 2018, Event Report – The CTBUH Advisory Group had the opportunity to meet at the 2018 Middle East…

Events/Initiatives Involving Michael Palmer

10th World Congress Inaugural Steering Committee Meeting
27 Nov 2018, Chicago – Event Report
Plans for the 2019 CTBUH 10th World Congress are now well underway, beginning with an initial meeting of the Steering Committee at the Chicago Architecture Center.
Record Numbers Convene at 2018 Leaders Meeting
20 Oct 2018, Dubai – Event Report
CTBUH Leaders convened on Day 1 of the 2018 Middle East Conference for updates on the year's developments and to plan for 2019.
Advisory Group Convenes at 2018 Middle East Conference
20 Oct 2018, Dubai – Event Report
The CTBUH Advisory Group had the opportunity to meet at the 2018 Middle East Conference to further hone the core mission of the group and its role in the success of the Council.