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150 North Riverside, Chicago

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35XV, New York City

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American Copper Buildings, New York City

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MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA FINALIST:

Azrieli Sarona, Tel Aviv

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ASIA & AUSTRALASIA FINALIST:

Chaoyang Park Plaza, Beijing

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INNOVATION FINALIST:

Hi-Res CFD for Wind Loading Tall Buildings

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ASIA & AUSTRALASIA FINALIST:

Oasia Hotel Downtown, Singapore

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URBAN HABITAT FINALIST:

Oasia Hotel Downtown, Singapore

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AMERICAS FINALIST:

Gaia Hotel, Quito

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ASIA & AUSTRALASIA FINALIST:

Mountain Village, Huangshan

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International Towers, Sydney

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International Towers, Sydney

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Lotte Word Tower, Seoul

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Marina One, Singapore

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Poly International Plaza, Beijing

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Tencent Seafront Towers, Shenzhen

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ASIA & AUSTRALASIA FINALIST:

Ping An Finance Center, Shenzhen

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CONSTRUCTION FINALIST:

Ping An Finance Center, Shenzhen

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EUROPE FINALIST:

Angel Court, London

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Canaletto, London

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The Silo,
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Tribunal de Paris, Paris

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MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA FINALIST:

Beirut Terraces, Beirut

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Rothschild Tower, Tel Aviv

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Zeitz MOCAA, Cape Town

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Greatwall Complex, Wuhan

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SOHO Fuxing Plaza, Shanghai

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Skypark, Hong Kong

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CONSTRUCTION FINALIST:

461 Dean, New York City

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CONSTRUCTION FINALIST:

56 Leonard, New York City

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CONSTRUCTION FINALIST:

The EY Centre, Sydney

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CONSTRUCTION FINALIST:

111 Main, Salt Lake City

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INNOVATION FINALIST:

Hickory Building Systems

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3D-Printed Building

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Timber Construction at Tallwood House

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INNOVATION FINALIST:

CAST CONNEX High Integrity Blocks

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Lean Core + Prefab Blade Wall System

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10 YEAR AWARD FINALIST:

World Financial Center, Shanghai

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Manitoba Hydro Place, Winnipeg

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Hegau Tower, Singen

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Federal Building, San Francisco

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Lumiere, Sydney

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New York Times Tower, New York City

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Poly Real Estate Headquarters, Guangzhou

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10 YEAR AWARD FINALIST:

Comcast Center, 
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URBAN HABITAT FINALIST:

National 9/11 Memorial, New York City

Conference Synopsis

This conference explores and celebrates the very best in innovative tall buildings, urban spaces, building technologies, and construction practices from around the world. Incorporating what was previously known as the CTBUH Annual Awards Event, this two-day conference will see the owner/developers and design teams for 48 Finalist projects compete in front of an international audience and live juries for winning distinctions across nine award categories.

The event brings to Chicago, home of CTBUH, a critical cross-section of tall building owners, developers, occupiers, designers, engineers, builders, and operators – along with the interested public – to investigate the cutting-edge in sustainable urbanism, as presented by the world’s foremost examples.

Join us and explore what’s on the horizon for dense vertical cities of the future!


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Videos: Previous CTBUH Award Winners

Hiroo Mori
Director & Executive Vice President, MORI Building
2015 Lynn S. Beedle Achievement Award Winner: Minoru Mori

Michael Goldrick
Project Management Director, Frasers Property
Best Tall Building Worldwide Award: One Central Park

Rem Koolhaas
Founding Partner, OMA
2013 Best Tall Building Worldwide Winner: CCTV Headquarters, Beijing

Charles Thornton & Richard Tomasetti
Founders, Thornton Thomasetti
2012 Fazlur R. Khan Lifetime Achievement Medal Winners: A Lifetime's Engineering Collaboration

Dr. Cheong Koon Hean
CEO, Housing and Development Board
2016 Lynn S. Beedle Winner: Shaping Singapore

Alexander Durst
Chief Development Officer, The Durst Organization
2016 Best Tall Building Americas Winner: VIA 57 WEST

Jianping Gu
General Manager, Shanghai Tower C&D
2016 Best Tall Building Worldwide Winner: Shanghai Tower

Joseph Chou
Chairman, Taipei Financial Center Corporation
2016 Performance Award Winner: TAIPEI 101

Joseph A. Rechichi
Senior Vice President, Forest City Ratner Companies
2011 Best Tall Building Americas Winner: Eight Spruce Street

Jean Nouvel
Architect, Ateliers Jean Nouvel
2016 Best Tall Building Europe Winner: The White Walls, Nicosia

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