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IWBC 2023 : Leading Offsite Wood Construction

Walter E. Washington Convention Center 801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, D.C., United States

September 27-28, 2023 – Washington, D.C. Co-produced by WoodWorks & Forest Economic Advisors, IWBC is where wood-based offsite construction’s suppliers, buyers and specifiers meet to explore opportunities, exchange ideas and introduce technologies to move this industry forward.

Gravity and Lateral Design of Mass Timber Structures

Billie Jean King Main Library 200 West Broadway, Community Room A, First Floor, Long Beach, CA, United States

September 28, 2023 - Regional In-Person Seminar (Long Beach, CA) This presentation will provide a detailed look at the structural design processes associated with a variety of mass timber products.


A New Path Forward for Tall Wood Construction + INTRO Cleveland Tour

INTRO Cleveland 2075 West 25th Street, Truss Event Space, Cleveland, OH, United States

October 3, 2023 - Regional In-Person Seminar, Tour + Networking (Cleveland, OH) Topics will include fire-resistance ratings and allowances for exposed timber, penetrations, sprinklers, connections, exterior walls and much more. Following the presentation, take a tour of INTRO Cleveland.


Designing and Building with Mass Timber + Tour of First United Bank

First United Bank 420 Southwest 6th Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room, Moore, OK, United States

October 3, 2023 - Regional In-Person Event (Moore, OK) This presentation seeks to provide an overview of mass timber products, planning, design and implementation to maximize the benefits these buildings can deliver. Tour of First United Bank's building following the seminar.


Sound Solutions + Mass Timber in Multi-Family Housing

The Durham Hotel 315 East Chapel Hill Street, Durham, NC, United States

October 17, 2023 - Regional In-Person Event (Durham, NC) Topics will include code requirements and owner expectations, tested assemblies vs. calculated performance, exterior noise, interior noise reverberation, structural and fire-resistance related components, detailing to avoid flanking paths, and installation best practices.


Swarthmore College Dining Center Tour: A Look at Mass Timber Construction

Swarthmore College Dining Center 500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA, United States

October 18, 2023 - Regional In-Person Event (Swarthmore, PA) This unique educational event will provide an in-depth look at the Swarthmore College Dining Center, a completed 40,000-SF dining addition at Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, PA.


Frame it Right: The Basics and Beyond for Light-Frame Construction

Pacific Northwest Carpenters Institute 4222 Northeast 158th Avenue, Portland, OR, United States

November 15, 2023 - Regional In-Person Seminar (Portland, OR) This presentation will examine some of the most common wood construction framing errors found in today’s nonresidential buildings and will focus on common detailing issues and areas of misunderstanding.


Type III Fire-Resistant Design & Detailing for Exterior Walls and Shafts

JUMP! Jack's Urban Meeting Place 1000 West Myrtle Street, Boise, ID, United States

November 16, 2023 - Regional In-Person Seminar (Boise, ID) This presentation will focus on common detailing issues and areas of misunderstanding related to exterior walls and their intersection with rated floor assemblies, and detailing for elevator, stair, and mechanical shafts.


Early Design Decisions: Priming Mass Timber Projects for Success

Chicago Carpenters Training Center 1256 Estes Avenue, Elk Grove Village, IL, United States

November 17, 2023 - Regional In-Person & Online Event (Elk Grove Village, IL) This presentation will walk through early project decisions and design steps, focusing on how to optimize projects for mass timber and how one early decision can influence others.