• Arch. KENNETH YEANG

    Special Guest, T. R. Hamzah & Yeang Sdn. Bhd

    Arch. KENNETH YEANG

    Special Guest, T. R. Hamzah & Yeang Sdn. Bhd
    Director, T. R. Hamzah & Yeang Sdn. Bhd., Malaysia

    Biography

    POSITION

    Director, T. R. Hamzah & Yeang Sdn. Bhd., Malaysia

    PRESENTATION

    “Ecoarchitecture and Ecomasterplanning – Principles, Ideas, Theory and Example”

    BIOGRAPHY

    Ken Yeang is an architect and ecologist, known for his distinctive verdant green ecoarchitecture. He trained at the Architectural Association School (UK). His doctorate is from Cambridge University. He is principal of T. R. Hamzah & Yeang Sdn. Bhd. with offices in UK and China – with expertise in delivering distinctive, innovative ecological architecture and masterplans beyond conventional accreditation. He holds the Distinguished Plym Professorship (Illinois University). He has authored over 12 books on green architecture. Awards received include the Aga Khan Award, Malaysian Institute of Architects Gold Medal, Malaysian Government’s Merdeka Award. The Guardian newspaper names him as, “one of the 50 people who could save the planet”.