International Wood Architecture Conference

Wood – nature’s key to a better living environment

Kultuurikatel, Black Box 9-10 November

Wood Architecture Conference - what is it about?

For the tenth consecutive time wood architecture conference in Tallinn brings together top architects and engineers from around the world who have stood out with innovative use of wood in their works. Wood is sustainable, lightweight, strong and easiely manufacturable material, while being a very traditional construction material it can also be addressed as one of the most innovative construction materials given to us by the nature.

Using wood is a challenge to both, arhictects and engineers, the conference seeks answers to such important topics as acoustics and fire safety in timber buildings, use of long span wooden structures, CLT solutions, wooden facades, etc.

The Annual Wood Architecture Award ceremony takes place during the conference.

Estonian Association of Civil Engineers (EEL) issues credit points for engineers who participate in the event. For issuing the certificate please contact info@ehitusinsener.ee

Main sponsor:

Sponsored by:

Ettekanded:

  • Dave Lomax - The largest CLT structure in the worldPDF 66MB
  • Eero Tuhkanen - Kuhu liigud, liide?PDF 1MB
  • Martin Vahtra - Wood, wine and high healsPDF 247MB
  • Mikelis Putrams - Wood in MADE Architects workPDF 120MB
  • Rainer Strauch - The CREE LCT building systemPDF 23MBVIDEO
  • Rait Pukk - Tuleohutuse tagamine puithoonetesPDF 7MB
  • Richard Harris - The timber gridshellPDF 92MB
  • Stefan Mannewitz - Cross laminated timberPDF 135MB
  • Sten Ader - CLT majaPDF 14MBVIDEO

Performers

Dave Lomax

Waugh Thistleton Architects

http://www.waughthistleton.com/

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Sten Ader

SWISS-PROPERTY

www.swiss-property.ch/

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Martin Vahtra

PROJECTS Design Associates

http://www.projectsda.com/

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Rainer Strauch

Cree Gmbh

http://www.creebyrhomberg.com/

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Mikelis Putrams

MADE arhitekti

http://www.made.lv/

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Anssi Lassila

OOPEAA

Architect, Director, Founder

http://www.oopeaa.com/

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Stefan Mannewitz

Karakusevic Carson Architects

Associate Director

http://karakusevic-carson.com/

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Rait Pukk

Estonian Academy of Security Sciences

http://www.sisekaitse.ee/

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Eero Tuhkanen

Tallinn Technical University

https://www.ttu.ee/en

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Timothy Snelson

ARUP

http://www.arup.com/

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Richard Harris

University of Bath

www.bath.ac.uk

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Sille Pihlak & Siim Tuksam

PART

http://part.archi/

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Wolfgang Winter

Vienna University of Technology

o.Univ.Prof. DDI

https://www.tuwien.ac.at/en/

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The event is organized by