Dates: Tuesday, February 28 & Wednesday, March 1, 2017 (2 days)
Time: 7:00am Registration I 7:45am – 3:45pm Exhibit Hall Open I 8:00am – 4:45pm Seminars In Session
Location: Vancouver Convention Centre East, 999 Canada Place  *note new location* 
Registration: OPEN NOW!

The Wood Design & Construction Solutions Conference is dedicated to design and construction with wood products and systems, including mass timber.  This two-day educational event will showcase wood uses in commercial, institutional, industrial and multi-unit residential construction through specifically designed seminar streams, new and current topics and an interactive trade show.

Tailored for architects, engineers, builders, contractors, building officials, technologists, planners and developers, the conference is a proud part of Wood Week – four events happening over 10-days from February 23 – March 6, 2017.  Also new this year, Wood WORKS! BC is partnering with BC Wood Specialties Group and FPInnovations to deliver an expanded program of learning.  More than 1,200 design and building professionals will come together to listen and learn; connect and collaborate. This is a conference you won’t want to miss!  CLICK HERE FOR THE EDUCATIONAL SEMINARS SCHEDULE  or READ MORE…


2017 Wood Workshops – Registration Now Open

Fire Performance and Alternative Solutions for Wood Structures Workshop

Dates: March 27th – 28th, 2017 (DATE CHANGE – previously 29th/30th)
Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Location: Sheraton Guildford Hotel, 15269 104 Ave,  Surrey, BC and the Surrey Fire Department Training Facility
Registration: Early Bird till March 1st $595. Regular Rate $649.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Description: This workshop will cover fire performance and alternative solutions for wood structures…READ MORE… 


Wood Week BC: Four events over 10-days this spring!


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