The CTBUH is a registered American Institute of Architects (AIA) Continuing Education Credits (CES) provider. Registered professionals can expect to accumulate up to 27 hours of CES credits during the five-day event (including AIA Health and Safety & Welfare credits). A Certificate of Completion will be provided to registrants upon request.


The Council holds at least one conference per year in an active tall building city around the world. In Sydney, Australia at the CTBUH 2017 Conference, Elizabeth Farrelly, Associate Professor Australian School of Urbanism, addresses the closing plenary session, “The Future of Connected Cities and Skyscrapers.”