Energy Efficient Wood Curtain Walls

By Fran̤ois Bergeron РFormat: PowerPoint Video РLength: One Hour РDownloadable Handout: No РCredit: AIA, Canadian Provincial Architect Associations and EIC.This presentation demonstrates the advances in HEE glazed fa̤ade complying to the most stringent energy codes in the world. It provides an understanding of Fa̤ade System Design Flexibility by combination of various materials.

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Fiberglass Composite Bridges

By Crawford Dewar – Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Downloadable Handout: No – Credit: AIA, Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – This course discusses that by wrapping wood with epoxy reinforced fiberglass that encapsulates the wood, wood can become a viable construction material for bridges spanning up to 12m under full truck loading.

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How Innovation in Timber Construction has Transformed Contemporary British Architecture

By: Harbinder Singh Birdi – Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: No. The Presenter will describe in detail the benefits of using timber both in terms of construction and sustainability and how modern timber materials and applications have transformed British architecture.

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Modern Timber Connection Systems

By Enrique González: Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC and BC Housing – Handout: Yes. This course will start with the general concept of modern timber connectors and progress to the more specific details about self-tapping wood screws.

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Modern Timber Connectors

By Maik Gehloff: Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: Yes. This presentation will introduce modern screw technology, describe the motivation for their development, the theory supporting their use, the design approach in their specification and provide a variety of applications for them.

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More with Less: Building with Cross Laminated Timber

By Jeff Morrow – Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: No. This presentation will primarily focus on the successful implementation of CLT construction at a recently completed 4 story hotel at Redstone Arsenal, AL. The challenges, opportunities and benefits incorporating CLT into taller wood buildings will be discussed.

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Multi Functional Wood Panels

By Bob Knudson – Format PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing, and EIC – Handout: Yes. Wood Panels are made up of thin OSB or plywood laminated to a rigid insulation core to produce a panel providing both structural strength and thermal insulation. The audience will learn about this innovative product being developed by FPInnovations

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NEW WOOD the Revolution

By Robert Malczyk: Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: Yes. This presentation discusses the transformation of wood into a fashionable, high tech material solution

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Old is New Again: Timber Office Buildings

By Cory Zurell: Format – PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, BC Housing, EIC – Handout: No.This course discusses how new timber versions of the old brick and beam vernacular are being pursued as an attractive and economical form of Class A office space and are highly desirable among progressive employers.

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