AIAGR Virtual Lunch & Learn: WholeTrees Structures Webinar

Submitted by pdanckaert24@g… on Thu, 01/13/2022 - 01:42
Primary Image
Start Date
End Date
Venue Name
Online Event
Register URL
Contact Email
LU Credit
AIA Grand Rapids
{"version":"0.3.0","atoms":[],"cards":[["images-card",{"images":[{"url":"http:\/\/\/dpcbzfiye\/image\/upload\/v1642037792\/u5a3ssiurg2hlt08znkt.jpg","id":"6468553"}]}]],"markups":[["a",["href","https:\/\/\/","target","_blank"]],["strong"],["em"]],"sections":[[1,"p",[[0,[0,1,1],3,"WholeTrees Structures"],[0,[],0," will present on "],[0,[2,1,1],3,"\u0022Why Trees are Stronger than Wood\u0022"],[0,[],0," during this Virtual Lunch \u0026 Learn Webinar from "],[0,[1,1],2,"12:00pm"],[0,[],0," to "],[0,[1,1],2,"1:30pm"],[0,[],0,"."]]],[1,"p",[]],[10,0],[1,"p",[[0,[1,1],2,"Program Overview: Why Trees are Stonger than Wood"]]],[1,"p",[[0,[],0,"We are at a turning point in the world of construction. Sustainability, natural materials, regional sourcing, and carbon costs are increasingly important factors. Against this backdrop, small-diameter round timber from sustainably managed forests is a viable structural material for commercial construction."]]],[1,"p",[[0,[],0,"WholeTrees Structures\u00ae provides pre-fabricated round timber structural systems with shop drawings stamped by licensed professional engineers. Round timbers are comparable in strength and cost to steel and lumber, with lower embodied energy, higher carbon sequestration, and the potential to earn Living Building Challenge and LEED v4 material credits. Join us to learn more about this abundant and renewable forest byproduct."]]],[1,"p",[[0,[1,1],2,"Learning Objectives:"]]],[3,"ol",[[[0,[],0,"Participants will be able to name structures, systems, and building types built using small-diameter round timber and identify where round timber can bring biophilic advantages as a structural or decorative material."]],[[0,[],0,"Participants will be able to identify a benefit to forest ecosystems and regional economies from building with small-diameter round timber."]],[[0,[],0,"Participants will be able to use the performance benefits a small-diameter round timber structural systems (including strength, carbon calculation, fire failure mode, and life cycle performance) in their projects to design hybrid systems with mixed materials."]],[[0,[],0,"Participants will be able to cite advantages of building with small-diameter round timber based on research at the USDA Forest Products Lab."]]]],[1,"p",[[0,[2,1,1],3,"*Attendees will earn 1.0 Health, Safety, Welfare (HSW) Learning Unit.*"]]],[1,"p",[[0,[1,1],2,"HSW Justification: "],[0,[],0,"Studies increasingly provide measurable data for what most know intrinsically, people are happier and healthier when exposed to nature, natural materials, and natural systems. Using biophilic design patterns and sustainably sourced natural materials, architects, engineers, and other AEC professionals can create built environments that improve the physical health and mental well-being while also providing positive environmental benefits."]]],[1,"p",[[0,[1,1],2,"Seminars are free to all current AIAGR Members and Students. Non-AIAGR Members are welcome to attend and pay a suggested $5 Donation by Credit Card on Eventbrite."],[0,[],0," "]]]]}
{"version":"0.3.0","atoms":[],"cards":[],"markups":[["a",["href","https:\/\/\/","target","_blank"]],["strong"],["em"]],"sections":[[1,"p",[[0,[0,1,1],3,"WholeTrees Structures"],[0,[],0," will present on "],[0,[2,1,1],3,"\u0022Why Trees are Stronger than Wood\u0022"],[0,[],0," during this Virtual Lunch \u0026 Learn Webinar from "],[0,[1,1],2,"12:00pm"],[0,[],0," to "],[0,[1,1],2,"1:30pm"],[0,[],0,"."]]]]}
Event Type
Credit Types
AIAGR Virtual Lunch & Learn: WholeTrees Structures Webinar
Members Only
Tile Sizes
Use on Homepage
SEO Keywords
AIAGR Virtual Lunch & Learn: WholeTrees Structures Webinar
Temp Draft
[{"updated_date":"2022-01-13T01:42:07+00:00","author_name":"Pamela Danckaert","author_id":"b76bafab-7e03-40c3-b4d2-85ac947def4f","action":"created"},{"updated_date":"2022-01-13T01:44:02+00:00","author_name":"Pamela Danckaert","author_id":"b76bafab-7e03-40c3-b4d2-85ac947def4f","action":null},{"updated-date":"2022-01-13T01:44:10+00:00","author-name":"Pamela Danckaert","author-id":"b76bafab-7e03-40c3-b4d2-85ac947def4f","action":"published"}]
Suppress Tile Description
Register Button Text
Register HERE
Ready to Publish
Embargo Date
Expiration Date
Hide Ads
Hero Text Properties