Wood Solutions Conference

The Wood Solutions Conference is dedicated to design and construction with wood products and systems, including mass timber.  This one-day educational event will showcase wood uses in commercial, institutional, industrial and multi-unit residential construction through specifically designed seminar streams, new and current topics and an interactive trade show.  

 
EDMONTON – WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 4
11 unique sessions – 6 hours of Professional Development

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Register for the Edmonton Conference

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MEET THE YEG SPEAKERS:

Marc Alam, B.Eng., E.I.T., Manager- Codes & Standards – Fire, Canadian Wood Council, Ottawa, ON

 

Encapsulated Mass Timber: a new construction type for the 2020 NBC

Eric Andreasen, Vice President – Marketing & Sales, Adera Development Corporation

Marianne Berube, Executive Director, Ontario Wood WORKS!  & Lynn Embury-Williams, Executive Director, Wood WORKS! BC – a program of the Canadian Wood Council

North American Wood Design Awards: a Showcase of Wood Design Award Winners from 2018-19  

Ilana Danzig, Associate, P.Eng., M.Eng., PE, SE, Aspect Structural Engineers, Vancouver, BC

Rob Jonkman, P. Eng., Director, Codes & Standards—Structural Engineering, Canadian Wood Council, Ottawa, ON

Effective R-value calculator for walls: A free tool to demonstrate compliance with prescriptive wall provisions of the ABC 9.36

Michelle Maybee, P.Eng., Architectural Solutions Manager, CertainTeed Interior Products
Speaker to be confirmed soon!

Carol Phillips, B.E.S., B.Arch. (U of Waterloo), OAA (BCDS), AIBC, NSAA, SCUP, LEED AP, FRAIC, Partner, Moriyama & Teshima Architects, Toronto, ON

The Arbour – The Growth of Tall Wood In Toronto

André Rioux, Co-owner/Business Development, AcoustiTECH a division of FINITEC GROUP, St. Lambert-de-Lauzon, QC

The Truth about sound-insulation for wood-frame buildings

Junru Shen, Building Performance Consultant, Stantec, Vancouver, BC

Speaker to be confirmed soon!

(Please note previously advertised speaker Harbinder Birdi of Hawkins/Brown is no longer able to join us – hopefully next year!)


No need to register in advance for individual sessions, you can plan your day in advance or choose in the moment.

  Edmonton – Wednesday, December 4, 2019
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Cost:
Registration: $75+GST
Networking Reception: $25+GST NEW THIS YEAR IN EDMONTON

Itinerary:
7:30-8pm Registration
8am-4:40pm – seminars and trade show
5-7pm – networking reception (Edmonton only)
Reception tickets are separate from the Conference fee but can be purchased at the same time or individually.

EXHIBITOR INFO:
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