Conferences & Tradeshows

2017 Texas Wood Solutions Fair

March 22—Irving, Texas

Wood Solutions Fairs are FREE multi-faceted, day-long educational events on the use of wood in non-residential and multi-family buildings. Attendees can earn up to 6 AIA/CES LUs (HSW) or PDH credits (one per attended seminar). AIA/CES forms and professional development certificates will be available on site.


2017 International Mass Timber Conference

March 28–30—Portland, Oregon

Presentations from international experts addressing the advancement of cross-laminated timber and the mass timber industry, and the use of wood in mid-rise and tall buildings across the world.


2017 Pacific Northwest Wood Solutions Fair

April 25—Seattle, Washington

Wood Solutions Fairs are FREE multi-faceted, day-long educational events on the use of wood in non-residential and multi-family buildings. Attendees can earn up to 6 AIA/CES LUs (HSW) or PDH credits (one per attended seminar). AIA/CES forms and professional development certificates will be available on site.


AIA Conference on Architecture 2017

April 27–29, 2017—Orlando, Florida

Speakers: Industry favorites and new voices deliver insights and experiences; Education: Master new skills and earn credits with workshops, weminars, tours, or expo credit; Architecture Expo: Discover what's new, next, and cutting-edge with over 800 displays featuring the latest in materials, products, and technologies; plus networking events and much more.


2017 Timber Frame Engineering Council (TFEC) Symposium

May 18–19—Madison, Wisconsin

The TFEC Symposium agenda includes keynote addresses by Ben Brungraber of Fire Tower Engineered Timber and Gerry Epp of StructureCraft, as well as a packed technical program that will make for two days of accelerated learning and information sharing. Symposium-goers also have the opportunity to tour the US Forest Products Laboratory (FPL), where they will be addressed by Mike Ritter, Assistant Director of Research, prior to exploring the FPL. The facility includes labs dedicated Pressure Treatment, Emerging Mechanics, Composites, Weathering, and Wood Anatomy, as well as the Advanced Housing Research Center.


2017 Mid-Atlantic Wood Solutions Fair

August 29—Washington, DC

Wood Solutions Fairs are FREE multi-faceted, day-long educational events on the use of wood in non-residential and multi-family buildings. Attendees can earn up to 6 AIA/CES LUs (HSW) or PDH credits (one per attended seminar). AIA/CES forms and professional development certificates will be available on site.


2017 Southern California Wood Solutions Fair

October 4—Pasadena, California

Wood Solutions Fairs are FREE multi-faceted, day-long educational events on the use of wood in non-residential and multi-family buildings. Attendees can earn up to 6 AIA/CES LUs (HSW) or PDH credits (one per attended seminar). AIA/CES forms and professional development certificates will be available on site.


2017 Southeast Wood Solutions Fair

November 2—Charlotte, North Carolina

Wood Solutions Fairs are FREE multi-faceted, day-long educational events on the use of wood in non-residential and multi-family buildings. Attendees can earn up to 6 AIA/CES LUs (HSW) or PDH credits (one per attended seminar). AIA/CES forms and professional development certificates will be available on site.