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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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TenderStream Interviews CTBUH Executive Director, Antony Wood


29 Oct 2018, Tender Stream

TenderStream interviews CTBUH Chief Executive Officer Antony Wood on his lifelong passion for skyscrapers, the career trajectory that led him to the Council, and his perspective on issues facing the architecture industry today, including the potential impact of another financial crisis. Read more.

CTBUH Editor Provides Comment on Emerging Vertical Transportation Innovations


27 Aug 2018, Les Echos

CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik offered insight on emerging vertical technology in a Les Echos feature. The article explored carbon-fiber, ropeless, and mobile-controlled elevator systems, as well as potential future advancements. Read more.

ArchDaily Features CTBUH 2018 Middle East Conference Initial Speakers Announcement


09 Jul 2018, ArchDaily

The initial speakers list for the CTBUH 2018 Middle East Conference, “Polycentric Cities: The Future of Vertical Urbanism”, was highlighted by ArchDaily. The conference will take place in Dubai and Abu Dhabi from 20-25 October. Read more.

The Straits Times Highlights CTBUH Best Tall Building Winners


13 Jun 2018, The Straits Times

Singapore's paper of record featured Oasia Hotel Downtown, which was awarded Best Tall Building Worldwide at the CTBUH 2018 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference in Chicago from May 30-31. Read more.

CTBUH Philippines Representative Adds Perspective to CTBUH Awards Conference


11 Jun 2018, Manila Times

CTBUH Philippines Representative Felino A. Palafox, Jr., provided an overview of the CTBUH 2018 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference, which incorporated what was previously known as the CTBUH Awards. Read more.

CTBUH 2018 Award Winners Examined by City A.M.


08 Jun 2018, City A.M.

City A.M. reported on the winners announcement from the 2018 CTBUH Awards, with Singapore's Oasia Hotel Downtown being named "Best Tall Building Worldwide". Nine other winners were recognized at the event. Read more.

Daily Mail Features CTBUH 2018 Awards Winners


06 Jun 2018, Daily Mail

The Daily Mail reported on the winners of the 2018 CTBUH Awards Program at the Tall + Urban Innovation Conference, held at the iconic Aqua Tower in Chicago. Read more.

Media Round-Up: CTBUH 2017 Conference Garners International Press


09 Nov 2017, World Media

The CTBUH 2017 Australia Conference, which saw delegates from across the globe convene to discuss all aspects of tall buildings and sustainable urban development, has successfully concluded. Read more.

Reporting on the CTBUH 2017 Conference, The Fifth Estate Explores Liveability Solutions


08 Nov 2017, The Fifth Estate

Among the issues considered at the CTBUH 2017 Conference was how to deal with increasing urban density without destroying liveability. In this piece from The Fifth Estate, writer Laurie Patton explores this issue in depth. Read more.

CTBUH 2017 Conference Speaker Discusses Lack of Family Housing in Australia


06 Nov 2017, Domain

In an article detailing how developers are ignoring the housing needs of Australian families, Sue Williams of Domain quoted a CTBUH 2017 Conference presentation by David Pontarini, principal of Hariri Pontarini Architects. Read more.