CTBUH 2018 Conference, Day 2

Daily highlights from all six days of the CTBUH 2018 Middle East Conference are now live and include photo galleries from the Dubai and Abu Dhabi programs and receptions.

Online Registration Closes 8 October

Online registration for the CTBUH 2018 Middle East Conference ends 8 October, after which delegates must complete registration on-site.

CTBUH Launches Two New Research Projects

The CTBUH has launched two fantastic research projects on Skybridges and Robotics in Tall Building Construction. Get involved now and attend the launch meetings at the 2018 Conference!

2017 Research Seed Funding Results Released

The results are now available for the CTBUH 2017 Research Seed Funding program, sponsored by Sun Hung Kai Properties, which centered around façade fires and machine learning. The 2018 Research Seed Funding will be awarded at the 2018 Middle East Conference.

Current Delegate List Released

We are pleased to release the list of over 1000 delegates from 52 countries registered so far for the CTBUH 2018 Middle East Conference.

CTBUH 2018 Student Research Competition Winner Announced

The winners of the CTBUH 2018 Student Research Competition, sponsored by UL, are a student group from the Illinois Institute of Technology.  The winners will be recognized at the CTBUH 2018 Middle East Conference during the Plenary 2 Panel Discussion.

CTBUH 2018 Seed Funding Winner Announced

The winner of the CTBUH 2018 Research Seed Funding is Dr. Ye Yu, who will research the health and social impacts of public spaces near and around tall buildings. Dr. Ye Yu will be recognized at the CTBUH 2018 Middle East Conference during the Plenary 2 Panel Discussion.

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!

See All Core Program Tracks in Detail

These dedicated content tracks will explore important industry topics, through panels and presentations sessions with esteemed speakers.

Initial Conference Speakers Announced

These speakers represent a wide array of subjects and disciplines related to the Conference theme, Polycentric Cities: The Future of Vertical Urbanism.

More Than 20 Sponsors Now Confirmed

Emaar now joins Jeddah Economic Company as two of the top Diamond sponsors for the 2018 Middle East Conference. Numerous other sponsors are now confirmed at all sponsor levels.

CTBUH Launches Skybridges Symposium

Don’t miss the opportunity to register for this substantial, stand-alone two-day program kindly sponsored by thyssenkrupp.

Dubai Media Cite CTBUH Year in Review

Thomson Reuters’ Zawya cited the CTBUH Tall Building Year in Review, in an overview of the pace of construction in the Persian Gulf region.

High Number of Abstracts Received

The CTBUH Middle East Conference has garnered strong interest with a high number of abstracts received for the foremost tall building event of the year.

Call for Presenters

CTBUH members of all disciplines interested in presenting at the conference are encouraged to submit an abstract using the on-line portal by the 31 January 2018 deadline.

Watch the Launch Video

Join CTBUH as we venture to the site of the current and future world’s tallest buildings during our 2018 conference in the Middle East.

Executive Director Visits Dubai & Jeddah

CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood travelled to Dubai and Jeddah to build initial support for the 2018 conference through site inspections, meetings and tours.