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CTBUH in the Media

This section tracks interviews and articles conducted by the Council as well as significant use of, or reference to, CTBUH-generated tall building facts in the international media.

In 2015 we launched an enhanced version of the In the Media section and are in the process of moving historical articles over to this system. For now you may browse older articles by visiting the Pre-2015 Archive.

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CTBUH Chairman Steve Watts Talks to BBC About the State of Tall Buildings

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19 Dec 2017, BBC

CTBUH Chairman Steve Watts spoke with the BBC on the state of tall buildings, and discussed the 2017 CTBUH Tall Buildings Year in Review data report. Read more.


CNBC Chats with CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik About Ropeless Elevators

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13 Dec 2017, CNBC

CNBC's Magdalena Petrova spoke with CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik about the MULTI rope-less elevator, which can move both horizontally and vertically. Read more.


CNN Examines CTBUH Tall Buildings 2017 Year in Review

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13 Dec 2017, CNN

CNN interviewed CTBUH Skyscraper Database Editor Shawn Ursini about the findings from the CTBUH 2017 "Year in Review," which tracked this year's skyscraper completions. Read more.


Antony Wood Discusses US Housing Problems and Solutions With CGTN America

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01 Dec 2017, CGTN America

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood spoke with CGTN’s Susan Roberts about housing issues for those living in substandard homes that have serious health and safety hazards. Read more.


New CTBUH Chairman Speaks with KONE About the Changing High-Rise Landscape

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30 Oct 2017, KONE

The new CTBUH chairman Steve Watts sat down with the KONE Corporation for a chat about emerging trends in the high-rise space. Read more.


Conference Co-Chair Highlights Local Issues in ABC Piece on Sydney Population Boom

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29 Sep 2017, ABC

Philip Vivian, director of Bates Smart and co-chair of the CTBUH 2017 Conference, highlighted the importance of infrastructure and planning in Sydney ahead of the international event in an ABC article on the city's booming population. Read more.


Incoming CTBUH Chair on Grenfell: "We Can't Just Look at One Issue"

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26 Sep 2017, Construction News

The incoming chair of CTBUH, Steve Watts, spoke to Construction News about the Grenfell Tower fire, urging the industry to look at all the issues pertaining to the tragedy rather than the just the obvious ones. Read more.


CTBUH Director Talks Future of Tall Buildings on BYU Radio

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19 Sep 2017, BYU Radio

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood talked with BYU Radio about the future of tall buildings and electromagnetic elevators, as well as the need for vertical urbanism as the ground plane continues to densify. Read more.


CTBUH Publications Associate Discusses Unique Experience as Indonesian National

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12 Aug 2017, VOA Indonesia

CTBUH's own Tansri Muliani talked with VOA Indonesia, the Indonesian service of Voice of America (VOA), about how her Indonesian heritage plays an important role in her work for the Council. Read more.


CTBUH Editor Talks New Skyscraper with NJ.com

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10 Aug 2017, NJ.com

CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik spoke with NJ.com about New Jersey's upcoming skyscraper 99 Hudson Street, which, once it's complete, will be the state's tallest tower and its only entry on the list of 100 tallest buildings in the nation. Read more.