Wood for a Lighter Carbon Footprint

Thu, Jul 22, 2021, 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm CST

To Be Announced

22 Jul

About the Event

Wood has been used as a building material for millennia. When it comes to a sustainable built environment, material choices matter. Wood is a natural, renewable, and sustainable material for building, with a lighter carbon footprint than steel or concrete.  Interested in understanding more about the role of wood products in Green Building? Overview of wood specifications, codes, and carbon benefits followed by a panel discussion.

60 min breakdown:

  • 5 min – settling in + CLF intro
  • 10 min – wood specification overview + carbon benefits
  • 10 min – wood + codes overview
  • 25 min – panel discussion including speakers 

CLF Moderator: David Swain,  Senior Project Leader – Studio Gang 

Bill Parsons, WoodWorks

Panelists:

Bill Parsons, WoodWorks

Arnie Didier, Forest Business Network

Location

To Be Announced

Date and Time

Thu, Jul 22, 2021, 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm CST

07/22/2021 12:00 pm 07/22/2021 1:15 pm America/Chicago Wood for a Lighter Carbon Footprint To Be Announced <p>Wood has been used as a building material for millennia. When it comes to a sustainable built environment, material choices matter. Wood is a natural, renewable, and sustainable material for building, with a lighter carbon footprint than steel or concrete. &nbsp;Interested in understanding more about the role of wood products in Green Building? Overview of wood specifications, codes, and carbon benefits followed by a panel discussion.</p><p>60 min breakdown:</p><ul><li>5 min – settling in&nbsp;+ CLF intro</li><li>10 min – wood specification overview + carbon benefits</li><li>10 min – wood + codes overview</li><li>25 min – panel discussion including speakers&nbsp;</li></ul><p>CLF Moderator: David Swain,&nbsp; Senior Project Leader – Studio Gang&nbsp;</p><p>Bill Parsons, WoodWorks</p><p>Panelists:</p><p>Bill Parsons, WoodWorks</p><p>Arnie Didier, Forest Business Network</p><br/><br/> For details, visit the event page: https://www.ticketfalcon.com/e/clfchicagojuly2021/

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