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.

Fire Performance of Façades Working Group Meets During Conference

18 Oct 2018, Dubai

The Fire Performance of Façades Working Group formed a breakout session during the CTBUH 2018 Middle East Conference, clarifying the focus of the group's mission.

CTBUH New York: Overcoming Obstacles to Affordable Housing

18 Oct 2018, New York City

The CTBUH New York Future Leaders Committee hosted a panel discussion on "Obstacles to Affordable Housing" at the NYC Office of Grimshaw Architects.

Debate: Were Engineers Better In 1818 Or 2018?

21 Sep 2018, New York City

On September 21, 2018 at Arup’s NYC office, the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) partnered with co-sponsors CTBUH to host a friendly, spirited debate.

CTBUH New York Chapter Hosts: Data-Smart Cities

20 Sep 2018, New York City

The CTBUH New York Chapter hosted a panel discussion on smart cities, the key systems that harvest data for planners, designers, policy makers and the general public.

CTBUH China Participates in Urban Vision Summit

16 Sep 2018, Wuhan

CTBUH China participated in the 2018 Urban Vision of the Central Yangtze River International Summit focusing on transformative and integrated urban spaces.

CTBUH Australia Hosts Breakfast Seminar: Howard Smith Wharves

13 Sep 2018, Brisbane

The CTBUH Brisbane Committee held the fourth seminar in its Emerging Queensland breakfast series on Thursday September 13, 2018. The topic of discussion was Howard Smith Wharves.

CTBUH Canada Hosts Discussion: Modular Design & Construction

12 Sep 2018, Toronto

The CTBUH Canada Chapter hosted a discussion on Modular Design and Construction, featuring an overview of existing modular implementations as well as future implications.

CTBUH Contributes to New Skyscraper Exhibit in Chicago

31 Aug 2018, Chicago

The Chicago Architecture Center celebrated its grand opening, the centerpiece of which is a skyscraper exhibit featuring numerous CTBUH contributions.

CTBUH Canada Conducts Construction Tour of Eau Du Soleil

29 Aug 2018, Toronto

CTBUH Canada hosted a tour of the ongoing construction of Eau Du Soleil, a twin-tower condominium development with unobstructed views of the lake and the city of Toronto.

CTBUH China Participates in Architecture Forum

28 Aug 2018, Hangzhou

The event celebrated the anniversary of GOA, convening a panel discussion featuring CTBUH China Associate Director Jiaqi Qu.

2018 Global Walking Tour: Walking on Water Reports

2 Aug 2018, Chicago

Join the Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee for the 2018 Global Walking Tour. This year, tours will explore the role of the Tall Building in waterfronts and other natural settings.

CTBUH Atlanta Hosts Tall Timber Panel Event

26 Jul 2018, Atlanta

CTBUH Atlanta recently held an evening of panel presentations that addressed some of the challenges and opportunities associated with designing mass timber structures.

CTBUH New York Chapter Hosts: Exporting Design

26 Jul 2018, New York City

The CTBUH New York Chapter held an event focusing on how technology enables collaboration on international projects. Speakers used case studies to highlight innovative solutions.

CTBUH Australia Hosts Commercial Timber: 25 King Street

26 Jul 2018, Brisbane

The CTBUH Australia Chapter investigated commercial timber projects through 25 King Street, which will be the world's tallest timber office building upon completion.

CTBUH Canada Hosts "Future Leaders" Committee Inaugural Event

25 Jul 2018, Toronto

The CTBUH Canada "Future Leaders" Committee held its inaugural event. Following a series of presentations, emerging professionals networked and planned future initiatives.