The Wood Building Summit program is now finalized

Wood Building Summit 2017 will be held at Skellefteå Campus, Bockholmsvägen 23, in Skellefteå.

Why, how and when to build in wood?

Moderated by Li Skarin

Tuesday November 7

8.30 – Registration for delegates & check-in for exhibitors

9.00 – Pre-events (More information here>>)

A. Field trip: Skellefteå - the city of wood
B. Indepth seminar: The future of CLT (cross laminated timber)
C. Workshop: Träverkstad, an initiative by the Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation. This session is in Swedish - CANCELLED

12.00 –  Lunch & registration

Conference opening & Why build in wood

13.00 – Conference opening, welcome by the Tomas Marklund, Mayor of Skellefteå

13.10 – Why build in wood? Peter Eriksson, Minister for Housing and Digital Development

13.30 – Climate impact from building design and construction – experiences from LCA case studies, Tove Malmqvist Docent and research leader at the department of Sustainable Development, Environmental Science and Technology at KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Why build in woood? Examples

13.50 – HoHo Vienna Austria, Dipl.-Ing Dr.techn. Richard Woschitz, Woschitz group Austria

14.10 - Go2Wood & Wood Building in Denmark - David Goehring, Ax Jensen & Goehring Architects

14.30 – Coffee break & networking at the exhibition area

How to build in wood?

15.00 - City development, the new and exciting developments in Skellefteå, Lars Hedqvist, Planning Manager, Municipality of Skellefteå

15.10 – Set a strategy! Municipality of Skellefteå, Emma Sundelin on their wood building strategy with Oskar Norling and Robert Schmitz from White Architects on the new ”Kulturhus” in Skellefteå.

15.30 – Innovative façade and prefabricated facades for renovation, Karin Sandberg, RiSE

15.40 – How wood impacts the building industry – case studies & reflections, Karolina Brick, Riksbyggen

16.00 – Short break

16.20 – What needs to change to accelerate wood building – panel, Peter Eriksson, Swedish Government, Richard Woschitz, Woschitz group, Robert Schmitz & Florian Kosche, White Architects. Chaired by Susanne Rudenstam, Träbyggnadskansliet

17.00 – Procurement of green buildings, decision support – study, Tomas Nord, Linköping University

17.20 – Procurement of green buildings, panel, Evelina Fahlesson, Skellefteå Kommun, Fredrik Nilsson, Skellefteå Kommun, Fredrik Löfstedt, Skellefteå Industrihus AB, Hans Åkesson, Derome Plusshus AB, Daniel Wilded, Martinsons Byggsystem KB. Chaired by Tomas Nord, Linköping University

17.50 – Award ceremony, the foundation of Träenigheten, Dan Magnusson

18.00 – Networking & mingle at restaurant Brygg Club & Café

19.00 – Dinner at restaurant Brygg Club & Café


Wednesday November 8

8.00 – Coffee & registration

When to build in wood?

8.30 – Wood buildings attractive for both the environment and the people, Sandra Frank, Folkhem Trä

Innovations, methodology & technology that allows for building in wood – now!
8.50 – Dynamic Visualization of Wood Water Interactions in Wood Based Structures - Olle Hagman, Luleå University of Technology
9.00 – How should wooden dwellings be developed to meet future impact sound insulation requirements? – Rikard Öqvist, Tyréns AB
9.10 – How the tallest skyscraper in the world handled the challenge with fire? - Dipl.-Ing Dr.techn. Richard Woschitz, Woschitz group Austria
9.20 – CT Scanning for customer adapted wood production – Johan Oja, Norra Skogsägarna

9.30 – Coffee break & networking at the exhibition area

10.00 – Future outlook, Daniel Wilded, Product Manager Martinsons

10.10 – Future outlook, Stefan Lindbäck, CEO Lindbäcks Bygg

10.20 – Future outlook, panel hosted by Susanne Rudenstam, Träbyggnadskansliet

10.40 - How wood building generates growth, Sven Erik Bucht, Minster of Rural Affairs, Magdalena Andersson. This session is in Swedish. 

11.00 – Short break

11.20 – Energy efficient data centers in Wood, Mikael Risberg, LTU

11.30 – Case Bergö School – A moisture secure and multifunctional building, – Annika Glader, Novia

11.40 - Case Moröbacke School - Mats Jakobsson, CEO & Architect, MSA/SAR

11.50 – There’s no business on a dead planet, Kjell-Ove Sethson CEO, FRIBO

12.10 - Wrap up & closing including future outlook, Therese Kreisel, Municipality of Skellefteå & welcome to Växjö, Catharina Winberg, Municipality of Växjö.

12.30 – Lunch at the exhibition area

Contact us

Jaana Tengman

Project Manager - marketing, program, sponsors & partners

+46 (0)70 26 48 345