Wood Design Workshop


Join Oregon State University's College of Forestry for the
Wood Design Workshop

May 17th & 18th, 2017
Ecotrust Building

Billy Frank Jr Conference Room
Portland, OR

Participants will be exposed to two days of wood design specifications and building codes and standards. There will also be sessions on wind and seismic design provisions and in-depth information
on cross-laminated timber in
both Europe and the US.

See tentative agenda below.

We hope you will join us for this exciting workshop!! For technical inquiries, please contact:

Early Bird Registration (before March 30th): $225

After March 30th, registration will be $250

Registration includes all workshop materials, refreshments, and a buffet lunch.

There are limited sponsorship options available for this workshop.
For more information, please contact .


International Code Council (ICC)
1.2 CEU's

American Institute of Architects (AIA)
12 HSW/LU's

Topics that will be covered:
Fire Resistance Design for Wood Construction

2015 International Building Code Specifications
2015 National Design Specifications®

Special Design Provisions for Wind and Seismic
The Momentum of Tall Wood

Overview of Cross- and Nail-laminated Timber
Implementing the use of Cross-laminated Timber
Use of Cross-laminated Timber in Europe
Cross-laminated Timber research at Oregon State
Inspiring Architecture with Innovative Systems

Download the
Tentative Agenda

Meet the Instructors!