Wood Talks: Wood from Beginning to End - Bridging the Supply Chain

11
Oct
2011
 
XX
XX
AM

A half day forum hosted by Wood for Good.

This morning session will look at some of the issues affecting the increased use of wood in construction. Topics under discussion will range from the shortage of timber education in our universities, to an analysis of the barriers to specifying wood and a judges’ eye view of the exceptional quality of projects entered for the 2011 Wood Awards.

Chaired by Roddy Langmuir of Edward Cullinan Architects and with speakers from across the industry including:

Michael Morrison – Partner, Purcell Miller Tritton Architects & Chair of Judges, Wood Awards
Phil Clark – Digital & Audience Director, UBM Media
Richard Harris – Professor of Timber Engineering, University of Bath
Dr Andrew Pitman - Technical Manager, TRADA Technology
Andrew Wylie – Structural Engineer, Buro Happold
Ben Randall – Partner, Randall & Simmonds Chartered Quantity Surveyors
John White – CEO, Timber Trade Federation

Lunch is included.
Free to attend. Booking is essential.