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University & College-based training with Department of Architecture of Hanyang University

Sunny Kim

By Sunny Kim

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

August 30, 2016

Tai Jeong makes presentation on tall wood buildings and mass timber construction.

Tai Jeong makes presentation on tall wood buildings and mass timber construction.

Tai Jeong, Country Director, along with technical staffers of CWK gave special lectures on June 30 to the young future architects studying at Hanyang University as a part of the University-Based Training.

Tai and CWK staffers gave series of special lectures on ‘Tall Wood – Mass Timber and Characteristics of Wood as a Building Material’ theme to 60 final year students of the Department of Architecture for four hours followed by a Q&A session.  CWK has been providing the students of the Department of Architecture of Hanyang University with special lectures every year since 2014.

Architectural students and professors are receiving lectures from CWK.

Architectural students and professors are receiving lectures from CWK.

After the half day lecture, Hanyang University held a conferment ceremony to appreciate Canada Wood’s support and contribution on academic activities conducted by the Far East Architectural History Lab of Hanyang University.  On behalf of Canadian wood industry, Tai received a letter of appreciation from Professor D.S. Han of Hanyang University at the conferment ceremony.

A letter of appreciation received from Hanyang University at the conferment ceremony

A letter of appreciation received from Hanyang University at the conferment ceremony