Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

CTBUH Conference Video:
Session 7: "The Future of Urban Tall”

Friday 23rd October 2009
Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago

Session S7: "The Future of Urban Tall”. This session looked at tall buildings more generally in the context of the larger city. Carol Willis talked about the densities of several major cities and coined the term “Vertical Density” as positive and sustainable. Adrian Smith presented on a carbon study his firm produced on the downtown Chicago area. And a panel session with Sandy Diehl, Richard Hanson, and both Willis and Smith further debated the topic of Urban Tall.

Run Time: 11:57

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