Building Smart with Fire Risk Mitigation in New Residential Construction
Hosted by BC Housing, learn about cutting edge construction safety practices, industry research, and lessons learned from international exterior cladding fires as they relate to the design and construction of modern residential buildings. With a focus on managing and designing to address fire safety risk, this workshop will discuss international best practices in exterior wall finishes while addressing new considerations and awareness around residential fires.
Date: April 17
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Telus World of Science
1455 Quebec Street, Vancouver
Earth Day Celebration
Earth Day Celebration, hosted by Living Future Vancouver Collaborative, aims to educate and inspire the local development industry to pursue more sustainable solutions on real estate projects and it consists of networking followed by a panel presentation discussing low carbon building solutions to mitigate the impact of the built environment. UBC projects and their role in helping inform the local design community will be highlighted.
Date: April 19
Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: The Permanent
330 West Pender Street, Vancouver
Building Smart with the B.C. Energy Step Code
Hosted by BC Housing, learn to build homes to a higher energy standard using cost-effective, applied best practices. This province-wide training series is designed to support builders, designers, building officials and others working in residential construction in meeting recent B.C. Energy Step Code requirements.
Date: April 24
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel
15269 104 Ave, Surrey
April 26 - 29
Passive House Design and Construction
Hosted by Passive House Canada, this course covers technical, economic and policy elements of Passive House buildings. Participants will learn how to apply Passive House principles in the context of building physics, windows and mechanical systems.
Date: April 26 - 29
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: BCIT Downtown Campus (Room 483)
555 Seymour Street, Vancouver
The Bridge - Design Talks
BC Wood, in conjunction with Brent Comber Originals will host an evening of informative talks by world renowned furniture designer and artist Brent Comber and Canadian sculptor Tana Saxby for architects and designers highlighting how wood and other media can be used effectively in non-structural applications within commercial interiors.
Date: April 26
Time: 4:15 pm - 6:45 pm
Location: Brent Comber Studios
1657 Columbia St, North Vancouver
How To Maximize Your Time On LinkedIn
This Lunch & Learn is a one hour, group coaching session to help guide you on various aspects of LinkedIn. You will walk away with specific, measurable tactics which can be implemented immediately for prospecting, engaging and growing your network.
Date: May 2
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Location: KPMG Building (3rd floor)
8506 200 St, Langley
2018 Lunch & Learn Marketing Program
Join BC Wood’s upcoming marketing workshop with brand specialist, Laura Tetzlaff from Sandbox Marketing! This event takes the form of 3 individual Lunch & Learn-style workshops, and three 1-hour personal coaching sessions. Note that the two Lunch & Learns to follow the May 7th session are tentatively scheduled for late June and late September, but may change depending on participants’ schedules.
Date: May 22
Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: KPMG (3rd Floor)
8506 200 St, Langley