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Exemplary wood design: The future with wood products, systems and logistics

Date: Friday,  January 22, 2016
Time: 7:30am – 8:15am Registration & Continental Breakfast 8:15am – 4:45pm Symposium I 4:45pm – 6:15pm Reception
Location: Vancouver Convention Centre – West, 1055 Canada Place, Level 2
Registration: $249. including hot lunch and reception (one beverage ticket incl.) – NOW CLOSED

The 2016 International Wood Symposium is a comprehensive one-day event specifically tailored for design and building industry professionals, from design teams to building officials and owners. The program will bring together five years of International Wood Symposiums in Vancouver, discussing the future of wood in a built environment of bigger, taller and more complex buildings. Be inspired and learn about expanding opportunities from 6 different world-class speakers and up to 11 expert industry suppliers on hand to answer questions and showcase innovative wood products and systems.

Organized by Wood WORKS! BC/Canadian Wood Council, this event will be a unique opportunity to learn more about the benefits of wood and its role in contemporary structural and architectural design.

This fifth annual event follows a sell out program in 2015 and will be another comprehensive one-day international wood symposium designed for architects, building officials, technologists, structural engineers, design and construction professionals who are interested in emerging trends in wood innovation.  It’s one event this year you won’t want to miss!  CLICK HERE FOR SESSION DESCRIPTIONS    CLICK HERE FOR EVENT PROGRAM


2016 Speakers + Presentations

The following presentation PDFs have been generously provided by the speakers as reference material to support the presentations given at the event. Please respect that the material is copyright protected and do not use for purposes other than the intended use without permission of the presenter to whom the slides and copyright belong.

Robert Malczyk — Equilibrium, Vancouver, BC
Oliver Lang — Lang Wilson Practice in Architecture Culture (LWPAC ), Vancouver, BC
Christoph Dünser — Hermann Kaufmann Architekten, Bregenz, Austria Part 1  Part 2 Part 3
Ole Kleppe — BOB Eiendomsutvikling AS, Bergen Norway
Rune Abrahamsen — Moelven Industrier ASA, Moelv, Norway
Jeff McLellan — BFL Canada, Vancouver, BC
Liam Dewar — Eurban, London, UK Part 1  Part 2
Oliver Lang — Lang Wilson Practice in Architecture Culture (LWPAC ), Vancouver, BC
Robert Malczyk — Equilibrium, Vancouver, BC







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