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.

CTBUH New York Chapter Presents: Winter Social at RAMSA

26 Jan 2023, New York City

The CTBUH NY Chapter is pleased to invite you to a Post-Holiday Winter Social, kicking off the new year and highlighting some exciting updates in the NY Chapter. This event will be hosted by RAMSA, a renowned architecture firm with wide experience in residential, commercial, and institutional work in the US and around the world.

CTBUH Board Chair Steve Watts Gave Keynote in Rotterdam

12 Jan 2023

The CTBUH Board Chair, Steve Watts, gave a 40-minute keynote speech entitled "Tall Ain’t What It Used to Be," for an event with the Dutch Tall Buildings Council (Stichting Hoogbouw) in Rotterdam.

CTBUH Unveils One Tower in Balneário Camboiú as Tallest in Brazil

11 Jan 2023

On 17 December, CTBUH President Antony Wood certified that at 290 meters high, the One Tower, Balneário Camboiú, is officially the tallest building in Brazil, and tallest all-residential building in Latin America.

CTBUH Chicago 2023 Initiatives Meeting

9 Jan 2023, Chicago

CTBUH hosted an evening meeting at Unity Temple in Oak Park, welcoming the Chicago network of firms and wider community to discuss upcoming 2023 initiatives.

CTBUH Looks Back on 2022

6 Jan 2023

With in-person events coming back, and a new CEO taking the helm, CTBUH had a transformative year of growth. This list highlights a few of those moments from 2022.

Advisory Group Meets at 2022 CTBUH International Conference Tall Excellence

21 Dec 2022

On 9 November, the newly expanded Advisory Group (AG) met in-person for the first time at the 2022 CTBUH International Conference “Tall Excellence” in Chicago.

CTBUH Announces Addition to Height Criteria

20 Dec 2022

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) recently announced an addition to its height criteria, clarifying the definition of an “entrance predominantly above existing or pre-existing grade” for buildings that sit on “significant podiums.”

CTBUH Sri Lanka Presents: Colombo Forum 2022

15 Dec 2022, Colombo

The Colombo Forum 2022 will feature two key-note presentations, 'The Global Trends Towards Net Zero Tall Buildings' and 'Managing Project Risks in a Critical Economic Environment' and the launching of a Tall Building Guideline for Sri Lanka. The key-note lectures will be delivered by Prof. Priyan Mendis, Department of Infrastructure Engineering and Dr. Paulo Vaz-Serra, Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, University of Melbourne.

CTBUH Hong Kong International Conference 2022

9 Dec 2022, Hong Kong

CTBUH Hong Kong Chapter presents the 2022 International Conference addressing the topics of climate change, decarbonization, resilience, and sustainability.

CTBUH UK FLC Presents: Newfoundland and One Park Drive Building Tour

30 Nov 2022, London

Please join the CTBUH UK Future Leaders Committee for the Canary Wharf leg of the building tours for 22/23 event calendar!

CTBUH UK Future Leaders Presents Reuse & Adaptability: Are We Doing Enough?

23 Nov 2022, London

Join the UK CTBUH Chapter and Future leaders committee for a panel session and debate on building reuse and adaptability.

CTBUH Australia Chapter Presents: Design Excellence Series | Atlassian Central

22 Nov 2022, Sydney

CTBUH Sydney invites you to come and share in the next episode of our Design Excellence series for Atlassian Central.

CTBUH Turkey Presents: Design & Construction in Tall Buildings

22 Nov 2022, Istanbul

Explore the projects, design and construction techniques, technologies, and approaches used for constructing tall buildings.

CTBUH Canada Presents Pathway to Net-Zero: What’s Next?

22 Nov 2022, Toronto

The CTBUH Canada Chapter is excited to announce its next event - a presentation on The Pathway to Net-Zero: What's Next? Join us for a deep dive into sustainability trends.

CTBUH Indonesia Presents: Jakarta After Capital City

19 Nov 2022, Jakarta

CTBUH Indonesia led a discussion with Jakarta Property Institute, Government of Jakarta - Environmental Department and Center for Urban Design Studies on the future of Jakarta after the capital city moved to Nusantara, Indonesia's new capital city.