Events

July 24 - 26

2018 Assembly of First Nation's Conference and Circle of Trade Show

Circle of Trade provides manufacturers the opportunity to meet, network and showcase products to over 4,500 key decision makers and influencers from a growing market within the First Nations communities across Canada. This event is an excellent opportunity for BC Industry to develop inroads working with First Nations.BC Wood will organize and coordinate a "Wood Products Pavilion" at this year's Circle of Trade.

Date: July 24 - 26

Time: 5:30 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Vancouver Convention Centre West
1055 Canada Place, Vancouver

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June 21

A Comprehensive Insight into Factory Prefinishing & Fire Retardent Coatings

Factory finishing is a versatile process that can be used on an extensive range of building materials prior to installation and is recommended by many experts including research groups, coating companies, and wood products associations. Factory finishing can take advantage of specialized finishes including Fire Retardant Coatings (hot topic of late), and many others applied under ideal conditions. The process results in optimal product performance and significant savings with labor and coating costs. Join BC Wood, partnering with factory finishing firms Woodtone and The Door Painters, in this AIBC approved event that includes tours and seminars.

Date: June 21

Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location: Door Painters
4848 275 St., Aldergrove

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June 27

Breakfast & Learn: Introduction To Door Applications, Design Trends & Cross Laminated Timber Panels: Opportunities & Challenges When Specifiying

As part of its ongoing educational program, BC Wood is pleased to offer Nanaimo Chapter of Architects a “Breakfast & Learn” session consisting of two seminars on B.C.’s wood products: i.) Introduction To Door Applications & Design Trends (1.0 Core LU), ii.) Cross Laminated Timber Panels (CLT’s): Opportunities And Challenges When Specifying (1.0 Core LU). For more details or questions, contact Ken Hori at 604-882-7100.

Date: June 27

Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Location: Vancouver Island Conference Centre
Nanaimo River Room B, 101 Gordon St., Nanaimo

June 27

Lunch & Learn: Introduction To Door Applications, Design Trends & Cross Laminated Timber Panels: Opportunities & Challenges When Specifiying

As part of its ongoing educational program, BC Wood is pleased to offer Victoria Chapter of Architects a “Lunch & Learn” session consisting of two seminars on B.C.’s wood products: i.) Introduction To Door Applications & Design Trends (1.0 Core LU), ii.) Cross Laminated Timber Panels (CLT’s): Opportunities And Challenges When Specifying (1.0 Core LU). For more details or questions, contact Ken Hori at 604-882-7100.

Date: June 27

Time: 12:00 pm - 2:10 pm

Location: Cedar Hill Golf Club
1400 Derby Rd., Victoria

September 6 - 8

Global Buyers Mission

Join this networking tradeshow developed to bring together qualified international buyers of wood products from around the world, with Canadian manufacturers of products that include finished materials, building supplies and remanufacturing products. In addition, forge new business relationships with architects, designers, developers, builder & contractors.

Date: September 6 - 8

Time: All day

Location: Whistler Conference Centre
4010 Whistler Way, Whistler

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October 1 - November 23

15th Annual Call for Nominations - Wood Design Awards in BC

Nominate a deserving architect, engineer or building owner for an innovative and inspiring wood project | Celebrate excellence in wood building and design as winners are recognized before their peers, industry leaders and media at the much-anticipated annual awards event at the Vancouver Convention Centre | Recognize projects throughout BC – and now internationally with the International Wood Design category

Date: October 1 - November 23

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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November 6

2018 Wood Solutions Conference

Dedicated to design and construction with wood products and systems, including mass timber, this one-day educational event will showcase wood uses in commercial, institutional, industrial and multi-unit residential construction through specifically designed seminar streams, new and current topics and an interactive trade show.

Date: November 6

Time: 8:00 am - 4:45 pm

Location: Vancouver Convention Centre West
1055 Canada Place, Vancouver

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November 20

Wood Design Luncheon Conference (Kelowna)

This annual conference features presentations on current topics in architecture, engineering, design and construction with wood by experts in wood design and building while suppliers are on hand with their exhibits to answer questions about wood products and systems.

Date: November 20

Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location: Delta Hotels by Marriot Grand Okanagan Resort & Conference Centre
1310 Water Street, Kelowna

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November 23

Wood Design Luncheon Conference (Victoria)

This annual conference features presentations on current topics in architecture, engineering, design and construction with wood by experts in wood design and building while suppliers are on hand with their exhibits to answer questions about wood products and systems.

Date: November 23

Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location: Delta Hotels by Marriot Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort and Spa
100 Harbour Drive, Victoria

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March 4

15th Annual Wood Design Awards in BC (2019)

The Wood Design Awards bring together people from all sectors to recognize leadership and innovation in wood use. The awards also serve as an opportunity to publicly recognize and encourage continued excellence in the building and design community and in the forest industry. This high profile annual event celebrates innovative structural and architectural uses of wood and provides an opportunity for architects, engineers, building designers, builders and project owners to showcase their projects.

Date: March 4

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Location: Vancouver Convention Centre West
1055 Canada Place, Vancouver

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