Moments in CTBUH History #1

Join us each month as we examine key moments in the Council’s rich history, which track the progression and ascendance of both the organization and dense vertical urbanism on a global scale.

Steering Committee Holds Inaugural Meeting

Plans for the 2019 CTBUH 10th World Congress are now well underway, beginning with an initial meeting of the Steering Committee at the Chicago Architecture Center.

Two New CTBUH Technical Guides Released

The CTBUH has released two new technical guides: Façade Access & Maintenance for High-Rise Buildings and The Space Within: Skyspaces in Tall Buildings. Order now!

See Chicago Tall Building News

The latest news on tall buildings, urban development and sustainable construction from Chicago and around the world is available through the CTBUH Global News Archive.

Become a Sponsor for CTBUH 2019

Many sponsorship opportunities are available for the CTBUH 2019 World Congress. To become a sponsor, contact

2018 Global Walking Tour: Walking on Water Reports

Shanghai was one of many cities from around the world that participated in the 2018 Global Walking Tour: Walking on Water. This year’s theme explored the role of tall buildings along waterfronts and other natural settings.

2019 Awards: Submission Portal

Major changes to the 2019 Awards Program include 7 new categories and a restructured Best Tall Buildings track. Submit by 30 September!