Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

CTBUH 8th World Congress Press Coverage

With over 50 press journalists in attendance at the event, the congress was sure to receive extensive press coverage around the world. The title and subject of the congress; ‘Tall & Green: Typology for a Sustainable Urban Future’ had obviously captivated attention and both mainstream newspaper and industry press articles

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 Dubai's Cloudbuster  
Full Speed in the Desert
   Face of the AIA
Engineering News Record
May 7, 2008
der Plan
April 26, 2008
Volume 15, April 18, 2008

Going Green and Tall
Building the Burj
Gilishnoe stroitelstvo (Housing construction)
Gulf Construction
April, 2008, p.88-93

Gulf Construction
April, 2008, p.127-134

  Gilishnoe Stroitelstvo (Housing construction)
April, 2008, p.28-30

 CTBUH 8th World Congress
Sustainable Development: An Experimental Phase
Middle East Architect - Interviews Adrain Smith, Ken Yeang
Acari Magazine
April, 2008, p.20-21
Cityscape MIS
April 13th, 2008
Middle East Architect
April, 2008, p.14 - 26

Dubai - City of Dreams
Tall Buildings Reach for Green Sustainability
 Dubai Model Hailed as Sustainable
E RealEstateExec
April 5th, 2008
April 1st, 2008, p.62-63
Gulf Business
April 1st, 2008, p.144

Burj Dubai will Inspire Architects of the Future
Lateral Growth Chokes the City
CTBUH World Congress Kicks Off
Emirates Business
March 5th, 2008, p.1 & 31
Property Weekly
March 5th, 2008, p.74-75
The Gulf Today
March 4th, 2008, p.22

 More Green Towers Expected in Dubai
Standing Tall
World's Top Tall Buildings Highlights
 City 7 News
March 3rd, 2008
  Middle East Architect
March 1st, 2008, p.14-15
  Al Khaleej
Feb 17th, 2008, p.6

Green buildings offer clean life
The Tallest 20 in 2020
Dubai's tall claim to fame
Gulf News (The Nation)
Feb 16th, 2008, p.2
  The Big Project
Feb, 2008, p.36-39
  Property Weekly
Feb 13th, 2008, p.54

Tall buildings 'need to be reinvented'
Reinventing the high-rise
Developers resisting green norms are sure to struggle for survival in future
Gulf Construction
Feb 1st, 2008, p.49 & 51
  Cityscape Magazine
Feb 1st, 2008, p.60-63
  Property Weekly
Jan 30th, 2008, p.53

Better Building Designs and Green Initiatives to Cut CO2 Levels
Tall Storeys
Dubai is built on a platform of confidence
Gulf News
Jan 25th, 2008, p.48
  Construction Week
Jan, 2008, Issue 203, p.20-24
  Emirates Business
Dec 19th, 2007, p.32

Tackling challenge of building green skyscrapers
Dubai is 'epicentre for tall buildings'
Gulf News
Dec 15th, 2007, p.17
  Dubai Eye Radio Interview
Dec 13th, 2007
  Emirates Business
Dec 11th, 2007, p.8