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CTBUH in the Media

This section tracks interviews and articles conducted by the Council as well as significant use of, or reference to, CTBUH-generated tall building facts in the international media.

In 2015 we launched an enhanced version of the In the Media section and are in the process of moving historical articles over to this system. For now you may browse older articles by visiting the Pre-2015 Archive.

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Council Executive Director Joins BBC Business Matters

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12 Nov 2013, BBC

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood speaks with the BBC on the decision to name One World Trade Center the tallest building in the US. They discuss a number of topics, including the process of determining architectural height. Read more.


MSNBC's Chris Matthews Discusses CTBUH Height Committee Decision

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12 Nov 2013, MSNBC

In the “Scoreboard” segment for his show Hardball, MSNBC’s Chris Matthews discusses the ruling by the CTBUH Height Committee to name One World Trade Center the tallest building in the US and the Western Hemisphere. Read more.


Forbes Interview Covers CTBUH Height Committee Decision

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11 Nov 2013, Forbes

Forbes visits the brand new marketing office for One World Trade Center as the building enters its final stages of construction and prepares to welcome tenants. They discuss the impending CTBUH Height Committee decision. Read more.


NBC's Today Show Anticipates CTBUH Height Committee Decision

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08 Nov 2013, NBC

NBC’s Today Show covers the impending decision by the Height Committee of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), which will determine whether New York’s One World Trade Center is taller than Chicago’s Willis Tower. Read more.


CTBUH Executive Director Contributes to Shanghai Tower Topping-Out Annoucement

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02 Aug 2013, Shanghai Television

In honor of the recent topping out of Shanghai Tower a Chinese-language media broadcast takes an in-depth look at the under-construction building. CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood contributes to the broadcast. Read more.


CTBUH Executive Director Discusses Toronto Research Report

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14 Dec 2012, CTV

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood joins Scott Laurie of Canada’s CTV Network to discuss a recent Council report that finds that Toronto has more skyscrapers under construction than any other city in the Western Hemisphere. Read more.


CTBUH Executive Director Joins BBC News Segment

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03 Dec 2012, BBC

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood stops by BBC to discuss current trends in skyscraper construction and the future of the skyscraper as the world continues to urbanize at an unprecedented pace. Read more.


CTBUH Executive Director Discusses Shanghai Congress

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16 Nov 2012, MCI

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood discusses the 2012 Shanghai World Congress with MCI, addressing the importance of the Congress to its members and the attendees and the future plans of the Council. Read more.


CTBUH Executive Director Interviewed on WGN Radio

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28 Sep 2012, WGN

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood is interviewed on WGN Radio in order to discuss green buildings in Chicago and a vision for sustainable cities that includes green, carbon-sequestering buildings. Read more.


CTBUH Executive Director Discusses 2012 Best Tall Building Awards

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22 Jun 2012, NPR

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood speaks with NPR host Ira Flatow, of Science Friday, about the 2012 Best Tall Building Awards. The crux of the conversation dives into the fundamental question of what makes a great tall building. Read more.