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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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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.


CTBUH Public Affairs Manager Discusses 432 Park Avenue

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27 May 2012, Monocle Daily

CTBUH Public Affairs Manager Kevin Brass speaks to Midori House at Monocle Daily regarding the plans to construct the world’s tallest residential building, 432 Park Avenue, in Midtown, New York City. Read more.


Council Executive Director Antony Wood Explains Height Criteria

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01 May 2012, CBS

On the occasion of One World Trade Center topping the Empire State Building on New York’s Skyline, CBS Radio asks CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood to explain how tall building are actually measured. Read more.


CTBUH Chairman Discusses One World Trade Center

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30 Apr 2012, The Monocle Daily

CTBUH Chairman Timothy Johnson is interviewed by The Monocle Daily on the occasion of One World Trade Center rising above the height of the Empire State Building. When completed, it is expected to be the tallest building in the country. Read more.


On 9/11 Anniversary, CTBUH Executive Director Discusses Skyscraper Trends

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08 Sep 2011, WBEZ

As the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks nears, CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood speaks with WBEZ about the impact of the attacks on the skyscraper industry, and how it has affected changing trends. Read more.


Council Director Discusses John Hancock Center

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01 Dec 2010, Chicago Architecture Foundation

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood discusses the John Hancock Center – Chicago's first supertall – for the Chicago Architecture Foundation’s newly launched video series, “One Nation Under Construction.” Read more.


Council Director Antony Wood Contextualizes Skyscraper Boom

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17 Sep 2010, China Radio International

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood joins “People in the Know,” a program put on by China Radio International, to discuss the current skyscraper boom, its catalysts, and its impact on future development. Read more.


Does London Need More Skyscrapers?

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18 Jul 2010, BBC

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood joins BBC Radio to discuss the increase in skyscraper construction in London in recent years. The conversation, which features a number of experts, focuses on the Strata. Read more.


TV 9 Mumbai Covers CTBUH 2010 Conference

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04 Feb 2010, ABC

On the occasion of the CTBUH 2010 Conference “Remaking Sustainable Cities in the Vertical Age” in Mumbai, TV 9 Mumbai takes an in-depth look at the many happenings of the three-day event with help from CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood. Read more.


CTBUH Communications Manager Discusses Burj Khalifa

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14 Jan 2010, Radio Islam

CTBUH Communications Manager Jan Klerks speaks with Abdul Malik Mujahid of Radio Islam on the occasion of the completion of the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building at 828 meters. Read more.