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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11 Apr 2016, Architects' Datafile
The CTBUH is requesting submissions for its Student Research and International Student Tall Building Design Competitions, as well as for its Vertical Futures Research Study. Architects’ Datafile picked up the announcement. Read more.
11 Apr 2016, Associated Press
The Associated Press cited the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat’s (CTBUH) height criteria in their coverage of a proposed 828-meter-plus observation tower for Dubai. If built, the tower would be the tallest structure in the city. Read more.
06 Apr 2016, CityScape
CityScape, the Middle East and North African (MENA) region’s leading monthly real estate investment and development title, interviewed CTBUH Communications Manager Jason Gabel on the global increase in tall building development. Read more.
31 Mar 2016, Elevator World
The 2015 CTBUH Best Tall Building Awards Symposium allowed Elevator World Correspondent Dr. Lee Gray the opportunity to interview LiftEye Limited and Stein Limited CEO Aleksey Gorilovsky about LiftEye. Read more.
28 Mar 2016, Architectural Digest
Architectural Digest interviewed CTBUH Vice-Chairman Timothy Johnson to discuss recent trends towards vertigo-inducing structures with glass floors. One notable example is the U.S. Bank Tower's proposed "skyslide" in downtown LA. Read more.
24 Mar 2016, BBC
The BBC World Service Inquiry program interviewed CTBUH Chairman David Malott, Principal, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (KPF), to discuss just how far current technology can allow developers to quake-proof cities. Read more.
18 Mar 2016, World Economic Forum
The World Economic Forum conducted an interview with CTBUH Treasurer and UK Chapter Chair Steve Watts, who discussed transformative skyscraper technology and its implications for increasing building heights. Read more.
16 Mar 2016, Europe Real Estate
Europe Real Estate interviewed CTBUH Research Manager Dario Trabucco, who gave some insight on the positive effects of global skyscraper development. Building life cycles, balance, and the revival of underdeveloped areas was discussed. Read more.
11 Mar 2016, Daily Commercial News
Daily Commercial News wrote a thoughtful review of a CTBUH publication concerned with the life cycle implications for tall building structural systems – produced by Executive Director Antony Wood and Research Manager Dario Trabucco. Read more.
02 Mar 2016, SOM
The China International Exchange Committee for Tall Buildings and the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat have named five Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP towers the recipients of six 2016 China Tall Building Awards. Read more.