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 Chicago Presents: 2nd Annual Tall Building Team Trivia

5 Oct 2021 , Chicago

The Chicago Chapter of CTBUH is excited to announce the 2nd Annual Tall Building Team Trivia Night. As a lead-up to the CTBUH 2021 International Conference, questions will center around The Future City and will test participants' general knowledge in ways that integrate a Council twist. Team and individual tickets available but space is limited – don’t miss out!

CTBUH Philadelphia Chapter Presents: Living off the Land

13 Oct 2021 , Online Event

The Philadelphia Chapter of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) together with the Weitzman School of Design at the University of Pennsylvania has assembled a panel of thought leaders for a symposium to address FOOD SECURITY, PUBLIC COMMON SPACE and how architecture can provide a self sustaining physical, cultural, and economic model for cities.

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 Turkey Presents: Renovation of High-Rise Buildings

8 Sep 2021 , Istanbul

This is an online webinar event. The city of Istanbul ranks as #1 regarding the quantity of high-rise buildings between European cities. The renovation/renewal of aging high-rise building stock, appears to be an urgent matter for the real estate market of Istanbul.

CTBUH Study Reviews 30 Years of Data

8 Sep 2021

This data study explores tall building development, visualizing how many of the world’s tallest buildings were built since 2001 and the shifts in geographic growth of tall buildings, among other data. Was 9/11 a catalyst for skyscraper growth? Read more.

CTBUH China Presents: Near-Ground Spaces in and between Tall Buildings

29 Jul 2021 , Shanghai

CTBUH China holds a symposium on the theme "Near-Ground Spaces in and between Tall Buildings“. The event is held at Xintiandi, Shanghai.

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 China Presents: Mixed-Use Community

17 Jun 2021 , Hangzhou

CTBUH China holds a symposium on the theme "Mixed-Use Community“. The event is held at OōEli, Hangzhou.

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.

CTBUH China Presents: Polycentric Cities

27 May 2021 , Chengdu

CTBUH China holds a symposium on the theme "polycentric cites". The event is held at Luxelakes Eco-city, Chengdu.

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.