Risk in Architecture

Full price: $67.00
Member: $50.00


Course outline
Course structure and materials
Length of course
CPD hours
Learning outcome
Competency standards

Course outline

From the National Architecture Conference 2015: Risk

In this session David Gianotten will address the theme of risk and focus on the ways his work engages risk as a productive element within their work.

OMA Projects currently under his design and supervision include the Taipei Performing Arts Centre in Taiwan, the Hanwha Galleria in Busan Korea, the Taiyuan Industrial Heritage masterplan in China, and the Prince Plaza Building in Shenzhen China.

AACA Competency: Design


David Gianotten: Managing Partner-Architect of OMA

David Gianotten is the Managing Partner-Architect of OMA.

As partner-in-charge of OMAís Hong Kong and Beijing offices and director of OMA Asia, David Gianotten led the firmís large portfolio in the Asia Pacific region and was responsible for the recently completed Shenzhen Stock Exchange headquarters, the end stages of the CCTV headquarters in Beijing and OMAís conceptual masterplan for the West Kowloon Cultural District in Hong Kong.

David joined OMA in 2008, launched OMAís Hong Kong office in 2009, and became partner at OMA in 2010. He studied architecture and construction technology at Eindhoven University of Technology, and before joining OMA was Principal Architect at SeARCH in the Netherlands.

Course structure and materials

  • Audio-visual Flash presentation
  • Formal assessment

    Length of course

    1 hours

    Continuing professional development hours


    1 formal Continuing Professional Development (CPD) point.

    Learning outcome

    After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Recognise liabilities and risk mitigation strategies without compromising innovation and design
  • Evolve their business model to ensure survival through economic difficulties
  • Analyse processes to ensure talent diversity within your business

    National Competency Standards in Architecture



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