OTTAWA — The Ottawa Wood Solutions Conference is back in person Feb. 28 and will feature sessions on Indigenous architecture, wind and earthquake resilient design, new code provisions for Encapsulated Mass Timber Construction, tall wood costing and designing for constructability.
The educational event and industry trade show will take place at the Shaw Centre (Level 2) located at 55 Colonel By Drive in Ottawa from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The presentations range from inspirational to technical and speakers include Fabia Baumann, a structural design engineer and timber expert from Henning Larsen (Denmark), who will be sharing her firm’s insights into designing with wood and other bio-based materials as published in their recent book, Plant a Seed.
Dr. Pierre Quenneville, professor of timber design at the University of Auckland and the chief technology officer at Tectonus, will be discussing seismic solutions for resilient wooden buildings. The presentation will be offered in both English and French.
To register visit https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/514036806927
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