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2017 Wood Design & Construction Solutions Conference – Vancouver

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Name: 2017 Wood Design & Construction Solutions Conference – Vancouver
Date: February 28, 2017 - March 1, 2017
Event Description:

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The Wood Design & Construction Solutions Conference
is dedicated to design and construction with wood products and systems, including mass timber, and replaces the Wood Solutions Fair and International Wood Symposium. This two-day educational event will showcase architectural and structural wood uses through specifically designed seminar streams, current and compelling topics on innovations and trends, distinguished speakers from around the globe and an interactive trade show. Professional development credits available.
 
More than 1,200 delegates are expected to come and hear about the latest in wood design, construction, finishing and building science through seminar streams and other events over the two days, with themes including mass timber and hybrid system design, off-site prefabrication, sustainability and acoustic performance.
 
The Wood Design & Construction Solutions Conference is timed to coincide with Wood Week – four events across 10 days in BC, driving innovation in wood design and construction toward a low carbon, cost-effective and efficient future built environment. Hosted by the University of British Columbia’s Centre for Advanced Wood Processing, FPInnovations, Wood WORKS! BC, BC Wood, and supported by the Government of B.C., through Forestry Innovation Investment, this multi-day program will focus on the latest trends and topics in wood building and design, wood research, innovation and environmental performance with a range of educational, touring and networking opportunities. Here is the website: www.woodweekbc.ca
 
Location:

Vancouver Convention Centre – East, 999 Canada Place
 
Date/Time Information:

Tuesday and Wednesday, February 28-March 1, 2017
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More information can be viewed on our website at: http://wood-works.ca/bc/wdcsc/
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