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B-to-B Seminar for wood construction professionals

Tae Hwang

By Tae Hwang

Program Manager / Market Development & Market Access, Canada Wood Korea

March 7, 2016

Opening remarks by Chairman Song of WUC

Opening remarks by Chairman Song of WUC

CWK held a B-to-B Seminar for WFC professionals including members of the Wood University Centre (WUC) and the Korea Wood Construction Association (KWCA) at the seminar room of KOBACO located in Yangpyeong, Gyeonggi-do on November 14.

Lecture by Hyun Wook Lee

Lecture by Hyun Wook Lee

The seminar started with the opening remarks by Mr. Jae Seung Song, Chairman of WUC, and two welcoming addresses by Mr. Kil Wan Jang, Chairman of KWCA and Mr. Tai Jeong, Country Director of Canada Wood Korea.  It was followed by in-depth presentations titled as “Architectural Design and Case Studies on Wood Infill Wall” by Mr. Hyun Wook Lee, Principal Architect of Kwangjang Architect’s Group Forum, and “Energy Efficient Home and Green Building Materials” by Mr. Young Jin Kim, Manager of SAMIK, the biggest wood product distributors in Korea.

33 members of WUC and KWCA participated in the seminar and received in-depth knowledge on wood in-fill wall details and new innovative building materials along with technical literature including GTGP and Standard Design Drawings CDs developed by Canada Wood Korea.  All participants showed great interest in the topics and handouts and enthusiastic responses to the Q&A session by sharing technical expertise and experiences together.