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 2021 International Conference

8-12 Nov 2021

The CTBUH 2021 International Conference is unlike any other, comprising CTBUH chapter events staged across multiple times zones around the world.

Recent Past Events

CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter: Walking Tour of University City

15 Jul 2021 , Philadelphia

Join the CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter on a walking tour of University City. The tour will be followed by a networking event at Sunset Social atop Cira Green. Come out for some in-person networking and catch-up with colleagues! This program will be submitted for AIA credit. Sponsorship opportunities are available now.

CTBUH France Chapter Walking Tour: DUO Towers

1 Jul 2021 , Paris

Imagined by architect Jean Nouvel (AJN), the DUO Towers embody a new urban breath and the desire for a new quality of city, inspired and shared. The DUO Towers (carried by Ivanhoe Cambridge Europe) will be a setting for a hotel on ten levels comprising 139 rooms, a restaurant, a bar with panoramic terrace, imagined and designed by Philippe Starck.

CTBUH Canada Chapter Presents: Seismic Performance of Modular Steel Buildings

16 Jun 2021 , Online Event

The CTBUH Canada Chapter hosts an online presentation on Seismic Performance of Modular Steel Buildings.

2021 CTBUH International Symposium: Polycentric Cities

27 May 2021 , Chengdu

CTBUH China holds a symposium on the theme "polycentric cites."

CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter Presents: Exploring Innovative Trends Transforming the Built Environment

26 May 2021 , Online Event

The CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter hosts an on-line symposium on exploring innovative trends that are transforming the built environment.

CTBUH Chicago + NYC FLC Presents: The Jewel Changi Airport Presentation by Buro Happold

26 May 2021 , Chicago

CTBUH Chicago + NYC FLC hosts an on-line event exploring The Jewel Changi Airport.

2021 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference

18-20 May 2021 , Online Event

The annual CTBUH Tall + Urban Innovation Conference explores and celebrates the very best in innovative tall buildings, urban spaces, building technologies, and construction practices.

2021 Fazlur R. Khan Distinguished Lecture Series

15 Apr 2021 , Online Event

The final lecture of Lehigh University's Fazlur R. Khan Distinguished Lecture Series, featuring P. Benson Shing, Professor, Dept .of Structural Engineering, UC San Diego, on 15 April.

CTBUH Toronto Future Leaders Committee Presents: The Future of Workspaces

7 Apr 2021 , Toronto

The CTBUH Toronto Future Leaders Committee joins professionals from BDP Quadrangle to discuss the future of office spaces in high rise buildings.

Tall Timber and the Future City

1 Apr 2021 , Online Event

Antony Wood, CEO of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, delivers the keynote presentation, 1 April 2021, at the International Mass Timber Conference (IMTC), taking place online.

2021 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference: Lifetime Achievement Award Winners Announced

15 Mar 2021

Each year, the Council bestows two personal awards on individuals who have made a substantial impact on the tall building industry. In 2021, the Lynn S. Beedle Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded to Moshe Safdie. The Fazlur R. Khan Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded to Wuren Wang.

2021 Fazlur R. Khan Distinguished Lecture Series

11 Mar 2021 , Online Event

The second lecture of Lehigh University's latest Fazlur R. Khan Distinguished Lecture Series, featuring Jack Moehle, Professor of the Graduate School, UC Berkeley, on 11 March.

2021 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference: Initial Speakers Announced

10 Mar 2021

CTBUH is pleased to confirm the initial set of speakers, representing some of the more than 160 projects contending for overall category recognitions in the CTBUH Awards program, with more announcements on the way.

Council Releases CTBUH Journal 2021, Issue I

8 Mar 2021

In this issue, kindly sponsored by Schindler, CTBUH delves into the future of robotic construction of tall buildings, including a debate on how many construction jobs worldwide will “go robotic.”

CTBUH Florida Chapter Presents: Timber on the Rise, from Paris to Miami

4 Mar 2021 , Online Event

The CTBUH Florida Chapter held a webinar that reviewed a case study on the Bruneseau Seine tower in Paris and the current state of research in wood construction in Miami.