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 China: Vision of Future Headquarters

8 Nov 2019, Hangzhou

This international symposium on “Headquarters Design” gathers successful practitioners to share their experiences in the design of headquarter buildings.

CTBUH Seattle Chapter Fall Workshop: 50 Forward / 50 Back

7 Nov 2019, Seattle

The CTBUH Seattle Chapter hosts its annual fall workshop, discussing upcoming building code updates and urban planning for density.

CTBUH China: Smart City, Intelligent Building

7 Nov 2019, Shanghai

This CTBUH International Symposium brings together innovators from the fields of information technology, architectural design, structural technology, materials and equipment, and more.

CTBUH 2019 Chicago Congress

28 Oct-2 Nov 2019, Chicago

On the 50th anniversary of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat’s founding, the 10th World Congress returns to the Council’s home, and birthplace of the skyscraper: Chicago.

CTBUH Board of Trustees Meets in Chicago

28 Oct 2019, Chicago

CTBUH Board of Trustees Meets in Chicago

CTBUH France: Global Walking Tour and Chapter Inauguration

10 Oct 2019, Paris

As part of the 2019 Global Walking Tour, CTBUH France organized a tour of Trinity Tower, which also served as the inauguration of the new Chapter.

CTBUH Canada FLC: Canary District & Sidewalk Labs Walking Tour

9 Oct 2019, Toronto

The CTBUH Canada FLC hosts a walking tour that guides attendees through the Canary District and the planning and construction of Sidewalk Labs.

CTBUH 10th World Congress: 50 Most Influential Buildings of the Last 50 Years

8 Oct 2019, Chicago

CTBUH has highlighted best practice examples of tall buildings that represented a significant change in thinking or technique.

CTBUH Australia Chapter Presents: Collins House Building Tour

30 Sep 2019, Melbourne

CTBUH Australia hosts a site tour of the superslim Collins House, a rare opportunity to visit the building before residents move in at the end of October.

2020 Awards Now Accepting Submissions

1 Aug-27 Sep 2019, Chicago

CTBUH is now accepting submissions for the 2020 Awards Program. Interested applicants can submit their materials through 27 September 2019.

CTBUH 50th Anniversary: Moments in History #9

26 Sep 2019, Chicago

CTBUH Moment in History #9 covers the biggest media moment in Council history, when CTBUH ruled that One World Trade Center, New York City, was the new tallest building in the United States and in North America

CTBUH NY Chapter Holds Demolition Seminar

25 Sep 2019, New York City

Over 50 attendees enjoyed a networking reception followed by engaging presentations and Q&A with panelists, discussing demolition strategies in New York City.

CTBUH Canada: Vertical Building Additions Breakfast Event

25 Sep 2019, Toronto

CTBUH held a breakfast seminar on vertical building additions, featuring presentations from prominent local firms profiling vertical building addition technologies.

CTBUH Berlin Event 2019: Urban Densification

18 Sep 2019, Berlin

The latest CTBUH Berlin Event addressed the question of how architects and designers can manage urban densification, while at the same time ensuring high standards of quality.

CTBUH Sri Lanka Hosts CES Workshop on Tall Buildings

18 Sep 2019, Kandy

Tall Buildings Workshop organized by Civil Engineering Society of University of Peradeniya in collaboration with CTBUH Sri Lanka.