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About this Conference

Join CTBUH on its 50th anniversary at the 10th World Congress in Chicago, “50 Forward | 50 Back”, standing at a critical juncture in time, reflecting on both the skyscraper typology, and urban development as a whole, by marking their trajectory to date, and considering the evolutions that must take place to accommodate a dynamic and uncertain global future.

Engage in the conversations that will shape the next 50 years of our urban planet.
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"CTBUH conferences are the tall building / urban conferences to attend, for learning of the latest advances in the typology, for considering the future of sustainable cities, and for business networking. We strongly encourage your attendance at this year's event…"

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Previous CTBUH Conference Presentations:

Ivan Harbour
Senior Partner, Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
The Human-Scaled Future of Dense Development

Rem Koolhaas
Founding Partner, OMA
CCTV Headquarters, Beijing

Jean Nouvel
Architect, Ateliers Jean Nouvel
The White Walls, Nicosia

Mounib Hammoud
CEO, Jeddah Economic Company
Saudi Arabia, Jeddah City and Jeddah Tower

Santiago Calatrava
Founder, Santiago Calatrava Architects & Engineers
Turning Torso, Malmo

Winy Maas
Co-Founding Director, MVRDV
What’s Next?

Dr. Cheong Koon Hean
CEO, Housing and Development Board
Shaping Singapore

Bjarke Ingels
Founding Partner, Bjarke Ingels Group
Social Infrastructure

Ken Shuttleworth
Founding Partner, Make
Wynyard Place