Speakers

Oliver Ng

Over the last 25 years, Oliver has been involved in the management and design of facades, from concept to inception. Being trained as an Architect, his focus is in design of façade and façade systems. This includes schematic design ideas, system detailed development, façade prototype testing and implementation process. Currently he is working on the assessment of cladding on buildings and recladding where they are non-compliant. As the head of the facades group, he is still hands on and heavily involved in testing, research and fabrication of facades. He has had extensive experience in the Middle East, Asia and Australia. Some notable projects include the A$3 Billion New Royal Adelaide Hospital, the ITCC in Riyadh and the Australian award winning 35 Spring St by Bates Smart Architects. Oliver has also worked with many notable international architect firms such as Norman Foster, Grimshaw, Cesar Pelli, RTKL and WATG which has given him an insight into current ideas and updated technologies of other parts of the world.