CTBUH News

Starting with the most recent coverage, CTBUH News reports on the Council's initiatives and activities, including chapter, committee, and other leader activity; research project updates; data study outputs; publication launches; award announcements; signboard ceremonies; conference and event reports; and more.

TALL TIMBER: The Future of Cities in Wood

21 Feb-1 Sep 2024, New York City

TALL TIMBER, a new exhibition curated by The Skyscraper Museum, focuses on Mass Timber high-rises, and is based, in part, on the exhibition REFRAMED. REFRAMED was co-curated by the Chicago Architecture Center (CAC) and the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat and presented by the Softwood Lumber Board at the CAC from April 25, 2023 through January 7, 2024.

CTBUH Philadelphia Presents: East Market Redevelopment - A Decade in the Making

17 Jun 2024, Philadelphia

Join the CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter for this this highly anticipated event! The culmination of a decade-long effort: the East Market redevelopment project has come to fruition. Spanning 4 acres, it bridges Philadelphia's historic and business districts, creating a vibrant community space.

CTBUH Vancouver Chapter Walking Tour

13 Jun 2024, Vancouver

Join Dan Lenander of CTBUH Vancouver for a walking tour of some of the great buildings in Downtown Vancouver, starting with the recently completed Kengo Kuma tower.

CTBUH UK FLC Presents: The Timber Series - Mossbourne Community Academy

12 Jun 2024, London

Please join the CTBUH UK FLC on a tour of Mossbourne Community Academy, in which we will be discussing the structural and sustainable potentials of timber in the industry.

CTBUH NYC Presents: Ever Upward - Skyscrapers in the 21st Century, a Book Panel Discussion

11 Jun 2024, New York City

Skyscrapers today remain controversial, yet they are getting taller and more numerous. This panel discussion will feature two authors discussing their recent books on supertall skyscrapers. The panel will be moderated by Peyman Askari, Founding Principal of PAN Partners and the CTBUH New York Chapter Co-Chair & Advisory Board.

EuroCham Tall Building Forum 2024

30 May 2024, Phnom Penh

For its 3rd Edition, the Tall Building Forum will be held in two vibrant locations: on the 28th of May in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and on the 30th in the dynamic city of Phnom Penh, Cambodia at Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra. Both forums will share common themes: The Trends of Tall Buildings in 2024 in Southeast Asia, sustainability concepts related to tall buildings, affordability, and the latest technologies.

CTBUH Philadelphia Presents: Navigating the Future at the Navy Yard

29 May 2024, Philadelphia

Come see the Navy Yard Plan in action! Learn about its vision, progress, and future plans. Take a tour of completed projects and join the discussion to understand this transformative initiative.

Timber & steel: How conducting an LCA can inform decision making in complex buildings

28 May 2024

Join One Click LCA and CTBUH for this livestream Q&A session to learn how you can integrate a steel-timber hybrid into your project, and the best method for performing an LCA for your use case.

CTBUH India Presents: ARCHFOLIO

28 May 2024, Mumbai

On Tuesday, 28 May, CTBUH India will host ARCHFOLIO, with international and local designers Ren Yee + Tom Minderhoud - UNStudio and Karl Wadia + Apoorva Sharma - AHC. They will be sharing best practice of urban planning and design thinking and how it applies to the future of Mumbai.

EuroCham Tall Building Forum 2024

28 May 2024, Ho Chi Minh City

Led by the Construction Sector Committee of EuroCham Vietnam and co-organized by EuroCham Cambodia, the Tall Building Forum 2024 aims to provide profound insights into the present and future trends of high-rise buildings in Vietnam. For its 3rd Edition, the event will be held in two vibrant locations: on the 28th of May in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and on the 30th in the dynamic city of Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

CTBUH Chicago Chapter Presents: Networking Social & Update Event

23 May 2024, Chicago

The beautiful weather is right around the corner, and the CTBUH Chicago Chapter is thrilled to kick off our new season with exciting events and initiatives. Please join us for some fun networking, and an update on the Chapter and opportunities for you to get involved.

CTBUH Brisbane Committee Presents: Midtown Centre - Re-purposing buildings

23 May 2024, Brisbane

Join the CTBUH Australia Chapter for this opportunity to learn more about the successful adaption of Midtown Centre in Brisbane' City Centre.

CTBUH Australia Chapter Presents: Beyond Barangaroo: The Future of Sustainability

22 May 2024, Sydney

The CTBUH Sydney Committee invites you to the next event in our annual Sustainability Series. Ivan Harbour from RSHP will deliver a keynote presentation providing a global perspective on what's next in sustainability and overcoming current challenges, followed by a panel discussion with local industry experts.

CTBUH Vancouver Chapter Launch Event

22 May 2024, Vancouver

We're bringing back CTBUH Vancouver with a bang on May 22, 2024 - don't miss out! Members and prospective members are invited to join us at Steamworks Brewpub for this informative and exciting relaunch of the Vancouver Chapter. We will present some of the planned initiatives and also give plenty of time for networking with other members/attendees.

CTBUH Announces 2024 Award of Excellence Winners

16 May 2024

CTBUH announced its 2024 Award of Excellence winners, more than 100 of the most exemplary projects in the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry and adjacent disciplines. Projects from across the globe were recognized in over 20 categories and subcategories. Additionally, this year introduces the Global Community Award, allowing non-jurors to actively participate in acknowledging outstanding projects