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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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CNN Examines CTBUH Tall Buildings 2017 Year in Review


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.

SmartCitiesWorld Discusses CTBUH's New "Landmark Study" on Urban Sustainability


07 Dec 2017, SmartCitiesWorld

SmartCitiesWorld shared the findings from CTBUH's new study, which compares the sustainability of people’s lifestyles across various urban and suburban settings in the Chicago metropolitan area. Read more.

Elite Agent Reports on CTBUH Pilot Study on Urban Sustainability


06 Dec 2017, Elite Agent

Elite Agent has published a report on CTBUH's 2017 pilot study, "Dense Downtown vs. Suburban Dispersed: A Pilot Study on Urban Sustainability." Read more.

Antony Wood Discusses US Housing Problems and Solutions With CGTN America

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.

CTBUH Sets The Record Straight on Willis Tower Height


28 Nov 2017, Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune Architecture Critic Blair Kamin cited the CTBUH in a piece reviewing a number of architecture publications. 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.

CTBUH 2017 Conference Speaker Details the Challenges of High-Density Development


05 Nov 2017, Herald Sun

In an article on the challenges Melbourne developers face when pushing for higher-density housing, the Herald Sun quotes a CTBUH 2017 Conference presentation by Jonathan Spear, the executive director of Infrastructure Victoria. Read more.

Architecture & Design Outlines Sydney Leg of CTBUH 2017 Conference


02 Nov 2017, Architecture & Design

Architecture & Design covered the Sydney leg of the CTBUH 2017 Conference, reporting on events such as Kim Nielsen's presentation on Quay Quarter Tower and Monica Barone's session on Sustainable Sydney 2030. Read more.