WoodWorks 2022 Programme

DAY ONE   |   8 November 2022
Site Visits + Networking Function
Timezone: NZDT
9.00am - 5.00pm
Site Visits for Delegates to Red Stag Wood Solutions CLT Plant – Waipa (Optional)
Each scheduled site visit lasts one hour and limited spaces are available.
5.00 - 7.00pm
Meet & Greet Icebreaker Session
Pre-conference networking event on Exhibitors Stands, Distinction Hotel, Rotorua
DAY TWO   |   9 November 2022
Timezone: NZDT
SESSION 1: Hybrid Design as a Pathways for Growth
Welcome & Introduction
John Stulen, Director, WoodWorks NZ
Auckland City Mission: A Model Tall Timber Building & CLT Case Study No 2
Adam Jones, Technical Manager - Engineering & DfMA, XLam
Performance-based Development of Fast, Efficient Mass Timber Connections
Jon Roebuck, Team Leader – Mass Timber Technology, Holmes Solutions
Case Studies: Mass Timber Design as a Strategy to Achieve Net-Zero Carbon
Lessons learnt on recent projects for clients and designers
Fiona Short, Associate Principal & Sustainability Specialist, Warren and Mahoney & Emily Newmarch, Low Carbon Design Specialist, Warren and Mahoney
Morning Tea Coffee & Networking
SESSION 2: Sustainability in Design
Case Studies to Emphasis Resiliency, Efficiency and Sustainability
Eric McDonnell, Principal//Director of Mass Timber, Holmes US and Kiran Makan, Senior Project Engineer, Holmes NZ
Pathways to Improved Fire Design – International Case Studies
David Barber, Principal, ARUP
Building for Climate Change: Policy Developments & Update
Antonia Reid, Building for Climate Change Policy Director, Ministry of Business Innovation & Employment (MBIE)
Lunch and Networking
SESSION 3: Showcase Projects
Case Study – Learnings from the ABS Project Nanyang Technological University, Singapore: Asia’s Largest CLT Building
David Kingham, Technical Manager, Mass Timber, Steeltech Industries
Helping Wood Work Better: Hybrid Projects and Products (including Oakhill College Case Study)
Nick Hewson, Chief Design Officer and Head of Product Development, Viridi Group, Australia
Living Pā: a three-storey Low Damage Design Living Building Challenge Structure
Alistair Cattanach, Director and Rowan Ballagh, Design Engineer, Dunning Thornton Consultants
Q&A Panel Session - All Session 3 speakers
Afternoon Tea, Coffee & Networking
SESSION 4: Showcase Projects
Using BIM Principles to Streamline & De-Risk Projects from Start to Finish
Mass Timber case studies and advice for clients and developers
Darren Kho, BIM Specialist and Timber Engineer, Warren and Mahoney & Simon Topliss, Principal and Advanced Timber Unit Lead, Warren and Mahoney
Case Study: Arlington Project Apartment Design – Challenges and Learnings
Ignatius Black, Principal, Silvester Clark
Q&A Panel Session with selected speakers
Conference Concludes