MASS TIMBER SEMINAR – FINLAND EDITION

Join Rothoschool on its third Scandinavian edition, now for the first time on Finnish land. Rothoschool is a learning and networking opportunity that draws experts of the timber construction sector together.

The Joensuu edition of Rothoschool proposes a two-day event with stimulating lectures and fascinating site visits. The comprehensive event unites Rothoschool Finland with the Karelia UAS's Drivers for Wood Construction seminar, that reached the second edition.
A unique opportunity to grasp insightful knowledge from eminent researchers and professors, empowering you to be part of the industry's development itself:

• The Rothoblaas program will revolve around the technical and structural details of a timber building, with an accent on the best techniques to insulate from water, air and sound. Further conversations on the Building code in respect of fire and building information modelling (BIM).

• Drivers for Wood Construction's schedule will focus on discussing the most recents challenges of the industry such as future building solutions and low carbon construction and is curated by the Karelia University of Applied Sciences and is a Partner Event of the EU Green Week 2020 European Commission – DG Environment

The events are being supported by the Natural Resources Institute Finland, University of Eastern Finland, European Forest Institute, Ministry of the Environment and Embassy of Sweden.

Please note that the language of the lectures may vary - see program for detailed instructions.

The organizers reserve the right to change or cancel specific activities due to conditions that make any such activity unsafe.

Lectures will be held in the conference hall LOUHELA- SALI at the Joensuun Tiedepuisto, Länsikatu 15, 80110 Joensuu.

See the program updates on Partner's website

Nel caso in cui COVID-19 influisca direttamente o indirettamente sull’evento e/o su altri incontri legati al corso, Rotho Blaas SRL informerà tempestivamente tutti i partecipanti di eventuali cambiamenti nel contesto del programma (cancellazioni, modifiche, ritardi). In tal caso, i partecipanti saranno responsabili delle eventuali spese sostenute e non avranno diritto ad alcun risarcimento da parte di Rotho Blaas SRL.

In the event that COVID-19 directly or indirectly affects the event and/or other meetings related to the seminar, Rotho Blaas SRL will promptly inform all participants of any changes in the schedule of the context (cancellations, modifications, delays). In such a case, the participants will be responsible for eventual own incurred costs, and will not be entitled to compensation from Rotho Blaas SRL.

SPEAKERS

Pauli Paintola - Eng. Paola Brugnara - Roland Maderebner - Eng. Philipp Zumbrunnen - Thomas Moosbrugger - Derikvand Mohammad - Petri Raivo - Petri Heino - Pekka Pakkanen - Tomi Rautiainen - Gyöngyi Mátray - Jukka Peltokangas - Sami Noponen - Petteri Karjalainen - Henrik Heräjärvi - Antti Haapala - Pakarinen Karelia - Diana Tuomasjukka - Pekka Leskinen Rik de Vreese Clive Davies - Matti Kuittinen - Satu Turula - Mikko Matveinen - Mika Keskisalo - Erkki Verkasalo

METLA HOUSE
19:00 21:00

DINNER

Networking event and dinner in Metla-house. Metla house is an award-winning wooden office building. The networking event will also include a short tour of the building.
Joensuun Tiedepuisto
08:30 09:00

REGISTRATION AND COFFEE

09:00 09:05

OPENING SPEECH

09:10 10:30

AIR TIGHTNESS OF BUILDINGS, SEALING, DURABILITY AND ACOUSTIC DESIGN

10:30 11:30

NEW AND INNOVATIVE CONNECTIONS

11:30 12:30

LUNCH

12:30 13:40

BIM & MASS TIMBER

13:40 14:00

COFFEE

14:00 15:30

FUTURE OF EUROCODE 5

15:30 16:30

RECENT RESEARCH OF TIMBER-CONCRETE -COMPOSITE

16:30 18:00

JOENSUU LIGHTHOUSE SITE VISIT

Finland’s tallest wooden high-rise building
JOENSUU
18:00 18:30

SHUTTLE FROM CITY HALL

18:30 19:00

UTRA CHURCH VISIT

19:00 21:00

TRANSPORT TO CONFERENCE DINNER AT UTRAN UITTOTUPA / NIITTYRANTA

Joensuun Tiedepuisto
08:30 09:00

REGISTRATION AND COFEE

09:00 09:15

OPENING SPEECH

09:15 09:40

FUTURE OF WOOD CONSTRUCTION

Puurakentamisen tulevaisuus
09:40 10:00

HIGH WOOD CONSTRUCTION AND STRUCTURAL DESIGN

Korkea puurakentaminen ja rakennesuunnittelu – cases Lighthouse & Tuuliniitty
10:00 10:20

USE OF WOOD IN THE INFRASTRUCTURE OF TELECOMMUNICATION NETWORKS

Puun käyttö televerkkojen infrarakenteissa
10:20 10:40

MASSIVE WOOD AND HIGH VOLUME CONSTRUCTION

Massiivipuu ja volyymirakentaminen
10:40 10:50

COFFEE

10:50 11:10

USE OF WOOD IN BRIDGES

Puun käyttö siltarakenteissa
11:10 11:30

WOOD CONSTRUCTION AND POSSIBILITIES OF ALGORITHMIC DESIGN

Puurakentaminen ja algoritmiavusteisen suunnittelun mahdollisuudet
11:30 12:00

RESEARCH BASED APPLICATIONS TO FUTURE WOOD CONSTRUCTION

Tutkimuksesta sovelluksia puurakentamiseen - Three speakers.
12:00 13:00

LUNCH

13:00 13:10

OPENING WORDS

13:10 13:40

TRANSITION TOWARDS CIRCULAR BIOECONOMY – INTEGRATIVE PLANNING CONCEPTS IN CITY AND LANDSCAPE PLANNING

13:40 14:00

CARBON FOOTPRINT - SEARCHING FOR THE BALANCE IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT

14:00 14:20

ACTIONS TO PROMOTE LOW CARBON PROCUREMENT IN CITY LEVEL

14:20 14:40

URBAN RETROFITTING WITH TIMBER

14:40 15:00

COMPARISON OF DIFFERENT DESIGN SOLUTIONS – CASE: LOW CARBON APARTMENT

15:00 15:10

CLOSING WORDS

15:10 16:00

NETWORKING AND SNACKS