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Wood Solutions Fair

Prairie Wood Solutions Fair
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

A one-day educational event on wood products and construction.


Discover the many reasons developers, architects, engineers and municipalities are choosing wood for their iconic structures.  Earn up to 6 Structured Learning Units at our one-day educational event featuring international and local wood projects and products!

The fair is an excellent opportunity to network, learn about innovation in building design and earn valuable structured education credits.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Edmonton Expo Centre
7515 118 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5B 4X5
Edmonton, Alberta

$75 + GST Regular Admission (ends December 6, 11:30pm)


Acoustics – Avoiding complaints and meeting/exceeding building code requirements André Rioux, Vice President, Sales and Development, AcoustiTECH a division of FINITEC GROUP, St. Lambert‐de‐Lauzon, QC
Carbon12: A CLT Case Study in Design and Construction Kristin Slavin, AIA, LEED BD+C, Associate, Kaiser Group, Portland, OR, USA
CLT Design: Using CWC’s 2017 Wood Design Manual and WoodWorks® Sizer software Kevin Rocchi MASc., P.Eng, Technical Services Specialist, 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 Rob Jonkman P.Eng, Director, Codes & Standards – Structural Engineering, Canadian Wood Council, Ottawa, ON
Metaphors in Wood Stephen Teeple, Principal, Teeple Architects, Toronto, ON
North American Wood Design Awards Marianne Berube, Executive Director, Wood WORKS! Ontario, North Bay, ON and Lynn Embury-Williams, Executive Director, Wood WORKS! BC, Vancouver, BC
Rocky Ridge Recreation Centre Adrian Benoit M.Arch, LEED® AP, Associate, GEC Architecture, Edmonton, AB

Ian Ho P.Eng.,  PCL Constructors Canada Inc., AB

Mark Ritchie MSc., P.Eng., Associate, Read Jones Christoffersen Ltd. Calgary, AB

Robin Zirnhelt P.Eng., Senior Project Manager and Lead, Heavy Timber Engineering, ISL Engineering and Land Services Ltd. Canmore, AB

The Price is Right, but will this product work in a Mid-Rise project? – Tips for choosing the right engineered lumber products and fire resistance assemblies Steve McManus, Product Support Engineer – Canada, Weyerhaeuser, Vancouver, BC
Presentation title coming soon  Derek Newby, Senior Associate, Perkins+Will, Vancouver, BC
Presentation title coming soon Stéphan Langevin, Principal, STGM ARCHITECTES, Québec City, QC

Program updates and schedule will be updated regularly.  Visit us again soon or subscribe to our email list for regular updates.

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EXHIBITORS, please CLICK HERE to download the booth registration form and CLICK HERE to access the booth rate calculator. There will be events in 5 Canadian cities this year and various discount levels so please use the rate calculator to determine your registration fees based on the number of events you plan to attend.