Drivers for Wood Construction -seminari 24.-25.9.2019


Drivers for Wood Construction seminar introduces why wood construction should be considered as a potential solution for sustainable growth in the 21st century. Among other areas in Finland, the City of Joensuu  has been committed to develop wood construction as a part of the sustainable city development: the seminar will also give some concrete examples of how wood can be utilized in multiple ways as building material.

Drivers for Wood Construction-seminar will be held in Joensuu 24.-25.9.2019. The event will include a research and expert seminar on actual issues and successful examples of wood construction, including selected thesis presentations of university students a seminar, Woodland Sweden -exhibition and excursion to see recently implemented wood construction projects in Joensuu area. The official language of the event is English.

The seminar is a pre-conference event of Forum Wood Building Nordic conference held in Jätkäsaari 25.9.-27.9.2019.

The Drivers for Wood Construction-seminar is organized in cooperation with Karelia University of Applied Sciences, University of Eastern Finland and the Natural Resources Institute Finland (LUKE)