Understanding and Using the Canadian Wood Council’s Wall Thermal Design Calculator

By Robert Jonkman Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: No. This course instructs designers and builders on how to use the Canadian Wood Council’s (CWC) interactive Wall Thermal Design (WTD) calculator. This is a free tool to help designers/builders comply to the new energy requirements.

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Vancouver’s Olympic Oval

By Larry Podhora: Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: No This presentation discusses the integrated design approach in designing the Oval, the iconic wood venue of the 2010 Olympic Games

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Why Forestry is not about trees

By Etienne Belanger. Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations. Handout: Yes. This course will discuss forestry from the origins of the forest science to current challenges. It will explain how the definition of sustainable forest management continues to evolve, notably through forest management certification standards.

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Wood Fibre Insulation

By Niall Crosson: Format: PowerPoint Video, Length: One Hour, Credits: AIA, Provincial Architect Associations, EIC. This presentation will provide a background into the history of woodfibre softboard insulation, its range of unique attributes and how this adaptable material is employed in high performance building assemblies.

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Wood in Education

A case study by naturally:wood. Format: PDF Documents and Videos – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: Yes. An examination of how wood is used to promote health, wellness and learning in education buildings.

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Wood in Educational Facilities

By Timothy R. Eddy: Format: PowerPoint Video – Length: One Hour – Credits: AIA, all Canadian Provincial Architect Associations, EIC – Handout: Yes. The presenters will discuss approaches to design featuring wood as a primary material in a range of educational facilities in the western United States.

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