Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
CTBUH Events
The CTBUH disseminates its findings, and facilitates business exchange, in part through its events. These events include, but are not limited to, the organization of world congresses, international, regional and specialty conferences, symposiums and workshops; the bestowing of annual awards for design and construction excellence and individual lifetime achievement, the organization of building and city tours, and more.

Event Calendar

Congresses, Conferences

The CTBUH typically holds at least one international conference per year and a world congress every four to five years. These events are held in relevant cities around the world and provide presentations from the world's leading experts in all disciplines of tall buildings. Learn more about CTBUH conferences here.

Annual Awards Symposiums

Award winners and nominees are recognized at the CTBUH Annual Awards Symposium & Ceremony, celebrating the remarkable achievements of the distinguished individuals and project teams. Read overviews of each year's winners, a report on the Awards Dinner & Ceremony, photos, and videos of the events.

Tours & Visits

A number of city visits and building tours are conducted by the CTBUH each year. These range from building tours organized by the Council on behalf of CTBUH members to international city visits conducted by CTBUH leaders. Learn more about CTBUH tours and visits here.

CTBUH Related Events

Whether it’s the CTBUH Golf Outing, a Willis Tower stair climb, or a presentation at a tall building conference, the Council organizes and participates in a large variety of activities. Click here for more information on CTBUH activity.

Signage Inauguration

As the arbiter of tall building height, the CTBUH recognizes the global and/or local height achievements of buildings by inaugurating signboards/plaques in conjunction with building owners. Find more information on what buildings have been recognized and how to have your building recognized here.