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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 2014 Shanghai Conference Recap


30 Sep 2014, Burnham Works

Burnham Works features a synopsis, written by CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik, summarizing the second day’s plenary speakers at the 2014 Shanghai Conference featuring Executive Director Antony Wood. Read more.

Talking Tall Buildings at CTBUH 2014 Conference in Shanghai


30 Sep 2014, Architect's Newspaper

The Architect’s Newspaper Blog provides a brief overview of the topics discussed at 2014's CTBUH International Conference in Shanghai: "Future Cities: Towards Sustainable Vertical Urbanism". Read more.

CTBUH Leader Jeffery Holmes Discusses Global Trends in Supertall Buildings


22 Sep 2014, Property OZ

Property OZ covers Woods Bagot director Jeffrey Holmes’ speech during the Shanghai Conference. Holmes addresses trends in contextual skyscraper design, and argues that high-rises can no longer be considered "placeless". Read more.

CTBUH Leader Weighs in on Tall Buildings in Canada


22 Sep 2014, Canadian Apartment Magazine

Canadian Apartments interviews CTBUH Canadian Chair Richard Witt, who summarizes residential high-rise trends in Canada, and discusses the challenges of building architecturally significant residential high-rises. Read more.

CTBUH Leaders Discuss Skyscraper Building in China


19 Sep 2014, China Daily

In a special cover story for China Daily, Executive Director Antony Wood and Editor Dan Safarik put the rapid pace of China’s skyscraper development into context. They argue that new skyscrapers must be fully integrated into their environment. Read more.

One of the World's Lowest Energy-consuming Tall Buildings Wins CTBUH 10 Year Award


17 Sep 2014, Building HK

Building HK takes a look at the 2014 10 Year Award Winner Post Tower, which was recognized for displaying superior sustainable performance. Post Tower is one of the world's lowest energy-consuming tall buildings. Read more.

Dow Corning Participates in CTBUH 2014 Conference in Shanghai


17 Sep 2014, Arabian Industry

Azo Build covers the contributions that Dow Corning sustainable building experts made at the 2014 Conference in Shanghai, including a speech given by Dr. Mikkel Kragh, CTBUH contributor. Read more.

Debate Continues on CTBUH Height Criteria


17 Sep 2014, Arch Daily

ArchDaily explores the ongoing discussions regarding how CTBUH and the architectural world in general classify the superlative heights of tall buildings after CTBUH labeled One WTC the tallest building in the USA. Read more.

SOM to Present at CTBUH 2014 Conference in Shanghai


15 Sep 2014, SOM

SOM introduces company leaders Mark Sarkisian, Luke Leung, and Eric Tomich, who will be presenting at the 2014 Conference in Shanghai. Each presenter will discuss topics based on previous research they have completed. Read more.

CTBUH Announces Five Finalists in its Student Competition


11 Sep 2014, Arch Daily

ArchDaily provides an in-depth look at the CTBUH Student Design Competition and focuses on the unique aspects of each submission, covering the contribution of the five finalists. Read more.