The CTBUH Calendar page profiles events organized by CTBUH, its chapters or other affiliated organizations. For an event to be featured, it must fulfill the following conditions:

  • be organized by a CTBUH member company;
  • be focused on our mission content (ie. an aspect of tall buildings / urban density / future cities);
  • and be a non-profit endeavor.

Upcoming Events

CTBUH 2022 International Conference

9-12 Nov 2022, Chicago

The CTBUH 2022 International Conference theme this year is "Tall Excellence: Seeking the Ideal in Vertical Urbanism," integrating the 2022 CTBUH Awards Program, and the establishment of a global accreditation and certification program.

Recent Past Events

CTBUH 2022 Steel-Timber Hybrid Buildings Conference

23-24 May 2022, Chicago

This two-day conference will convene the leading international experts in steel and timber design & construction, to explore how the benefits of each can be utilized to advance tall steel-timber hybrid buildings.

CTBUH France Chapter General Assembly

16 May 2022, Paris

The CTBUH France Chapter is pleased to welcome you for its second annual General Assembly, held at Maison Montmartre. The evening will feature a presentation and exchange on one of ArcelorMittal's first decarbonization initiatives, XCarb®, led by Steligence Construction Engineer Micaël Bello Garcia, followed by a presentation on the restructuring of residential tower Tour Watt, adding a timber expansion, by Architect and Founding Partner Vincent Lavergne.

International Mass Timber Conference: Virtual Day

12 May 2022

Spend the morning with the International Mass Timber Conference from the comfort of your office or home. The virtual event continues the momentum of the 7th annual in-person conference in Portland, Oregon, with even more powerful presentations and networking. Includes recordings of the keynote presentations and both fireside chats available for on-demand viewing, as well as a downloadable PDF of the 2022 International Mass Timber Report.

CTBUH Seattle Chapter Presents: Eastside Rising - How Development Will Be Driven By: Policy | Transit | Technology

5 May 2022, Seattle

Join the CTBUH Seattle Chapter for a day focused on the policies and development associated with the current growth in the east Puget Sound Region.

CTBUH NSW Presents | The Future City: Addressing Carbon, Climate & Societal Crises

4 May 2022, Sydney

Join CTBUH NSW for a cocktail event with keynote speakers Monica Barone, CEO, City of Sydney, and Abbie Galvin, Government Architect NSW, followed by a panel discussion with Deo Prasad, Scientia Professor at UNSW and Neil Arckless, Group Executive - Development with Lendlease.

2022 Fazlur R. Khan Distinguished Lecture Series: Increasing the Resilience of Highway Bridges Under Multiple Hazards

29 Apr 2022, Bethlehem

Lehigh University hosts their latest installment in the Fazlur Rahman Khan Distinguished Lecture Series featuring Mitsuyoshi Akiyama, professor and chair of the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Waseda University, Tokyo on 29 April 2022. The lecture will be held via Zoom webinar only.

2022 Building Performance Symposium: State of the Art in Design of Tall Buildings

8 Apr 2022, Champaign

Hear the latest in design of tall buildings from the experts who designed some of the most monumental tall buildings in the world. Numerous CTBUH members are involved in this symposium organized by the Building Performance Program Area, School of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The event will be held on campus and via Zoom, registration required.

CTBUH Scandinavia Chapter Presents: Adaptive Reuse in the Nordics - Where the Past and Future Meet

30 Mar 2022, Oslo

The CTBUH Scandinavia Chapter hosts a lively and important discussion about our built environment and the continued and evolving relevance of adaptive reuse.

2022 Fazlur R. Khan Distinguished Lecture Series: Supertall Towers + Green Cities

25 Mar 2022, Bethlehem

Lehigh University hosts their latest installment in the Fazlur Rahman Khan Distinguished Lecture Series featuring Adrian Smith,Partner, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, Chicago on 25 March 2022. The lecture will be on campus in-person and via Zoom.

2022 Fazlur R. Khan Distinguished Lecture Series: The Ashtabula Bridge Disaster and the Advent of Civil Engineering Professionalism

18 Feb 2022, Online Event

Lehigh University hosts their latest installment in the Fazlur Rahman Khan Distinguished Lecture Series featuring Stephen J. Ressler, Professor Emeritus from the U.S. Military Academy (USMA) at West Point, NY on 18 February 2022. The lecture will be held via Zoom webinar only.

CTBUH France Chapter Presents: Modularity vs. Density - Polyroom

11 Jan 2022, Paris

The CTBUH France Chapter is pleased to welcome you to an exchange on ‘Modular Architecture vs Density’ and a visit to PolyRoom in avant-première, a prefab construction module designed by Cutwork for Bouygues Immobilier’s new shared living brand. This project aims to addresses today’s key urban challenges: What is habitat today? How can design address our increasing need to do more in less space? How can we leverage emerging constructions methods to address the critical demand for housing?

CTBUH Board of Trustees Met in December 2021

20 Dec 2021

The CTBUH Board of Trustees met in December 2021 to review initiatives and milestones from the year. Additionally, they discussed strategic planning initiatives for 2022, including leadership expansion and more resources towards thought leadership, academic, and research activities.

CTBUH Vietnam presents: Carbon, Counting, Curtailing, and Capturing

15 Dec 2021, Ho Chi Minh City

This webinar will focus on the The Future City and carbon specifically: reducing embodied and operating carbon, carbon capture and sequestration, end-of-life carbon, and the role of mass timber in the carbon conversation.

SEA Chapter presents: The Future City - Reaching for the Skies

9 Dec 2021, Kuala Lumpur

This webinar will cover a wide range of topics relevant to the challenges of tall building construction - from planning and design to finding the right place and finishing the job.

CTBUH 2021 Global Walking Tour: Shanghai

9 Dec 2021, Shanghai

The Global Walking Tours have been held since 2014 to celebrate urban habitat aspects that make cities great. This year's theme is "Towers & Transit" - touring tall buildings and their related transit infrastructure. Shanghai has developed a lot along with Huangpu river. This year we will have a tour on both side which are located in Xuhui Riverside and Pudong Qiantan area.