life science


Beijing | China | 2002

Life Science Park

The Zhongguancun Life Science Park Exhibition and Conference Facility is the centerpiece of a 520,000 square meter development containing Biotech R & D facilities focusing on the development of the Life Science related industries in China. The park is located in northwest Beijing, along the Badaling Expressway. The Conference and Exhibition Center site is located in the southern end of the park, spatially terminating the entrance axis to the research park. The Conference and Exhibition Center is an 800,000 square foot mixed use project consisting of four major programmatic components that will form a dynamic center intended to support the research facilities proposed for the park.


The client desired a project that organized the complex program in a manner that represents the vitality and ground-breaking nature of the research conducted here, while defining a dynamic spatial experience that promotes interaction and the exchange of knowledge. The project includes a four-star Hotel and Apartment facility, a Conference and Exhibition Center, a Training Center, a Research Library, an Office Building and a Recreation Center.