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Press Coverage

February, Elevator World Magazine
Chicago Conference Marks CTBUH's 40 Years

With the theme "Evolution of the Skyscraper: New Challenges in a World of Global Warming and Recession" the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat held its 2009 conference in Chicago on October 22-23, 2009. The event, which drew speakers and delegates from around the world, was held on the campus of Illinois Institute of Technology…more


. November 10, AME Info
Al Hosn University joins US conference on impact of recession and global warming on high-rises and urban habitats

Al Hosn University, a leading Abu Dhabi-based university dedicated to high-quality, value-based education, joined the Illinois Institute of Technology and CTBUH conference on the effects of the global recession and climate change held recently in Chicago, Illinois, US...more

October 28, Engineering News Record
Boosters Try To Stay Upbeat During Slump: At skyscraper conference, architect unveils holistic urban ‘decarbonization’ planning effort

Adrian Smith presented at the CTBUH 2009 conference on “Evolution of the Skyscraper: New Challenges in a World of Global Warming and Recession.” The conference was held Oct. 22-23 in Chicago and drew 613 people from 35 nations...more


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October 23, ABC 7 News Chicago
Experts meet at skyscraper conference

Nearly 600 architects, engineers and others involved in building skyscrapers are meeting in Chicago where the skyscraper was born. Mayor Richard Daley was among the speakers on Friday at the annual conference of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Those attending the conference are looking back at the last 20 years of skyscraper construction and exploring what tall buildings need to become...more


October 16, Chicago Tribune
A Chicago conference to debate the future of the skyscraper in the age of global recession and climate change

There's an important conference coming up in Chicago. It's called "Evolution of the Skyscraper: New challenges in a world of global warming and recession." "I think it's not only a good time [for the conference], but an absolutely necessary time," the council's  executive director, Antony Wood, said...more


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October 13, Reuters
CTBUH Presents the 2009 Chicago Conference

The CTBUH at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) presents the 2009 Chicago Conference, "Evolution of the Skyscraper: New challenges in a world of global warming and recession," on October 22-23, in IIT's Hermann Hall, 3241 S. Federal St., Chicago. Key conference speakers include Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley, His Excellency Mohamed Ali Alabbar, the owner of Burj Dubai, and Arthur Gensler, the chairman of Gensler, San Francisco...more


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October 13, SkyscraperNews.com
CTBUH Conference - One Week To Go

With a little over a week to go until the Council for Tall Buildings and Urban Habitation (CTBUH) annual conference it's a last chance to book tickets for the event which will take place in Chicago. This years conference entitled Evolution of the Skyscraper will focus on how the global credit crisis and an increased call for environmentally sustainable buildings affects the future of tall buildings...more


September 28, Engineering News Record
Evolution of the Skyscraper: New challenges in a world of global warming and recession

Promotional ad for the conference, highlighting several key speakers, locations of the pre- conference technical tours, conference social event venues, the promotional and media partners, and the conference organizers...more


September 23, The Architects Newspaper
Evolution of the Skyscraper: New challenges in a world of global warming and recession

Promotional ad for the conference, highlighting several key speakers, locations of the pre- conference technical tours, conference social event venues, the promotional and media partners, and the conference organizers.
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September, Architectural Record
Evolution of the Skyscraper: New challenges in a world of global warming and recession

Promotional ad for the conference, highlighting several key speakers, locations of the pre- conference technical tours, conference social event venues, the promotional and media partners, and the conference organizers
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July 5, Building Design + Construction
CTBUH conference on future of tall buildings set for October 22-23, 2009 in Chicago

The world’s leading experts will convene at this conference to outline their reflections on the successes and excesses of the past two decades, and outline their thoughts on what tall buildings need to become. Will the skyscraper rise up to meet the challenges of the future?...more