Green Transition in Construction webinar 8.6.2021

European level strategies and initiatives are striving the change towards more sustainable future. Green Transition in Construction webinar will offer insights about the technologies which are radically shaping the future of the building sector.

Leading experts in European level will introduce examples, good practices and latest research findings about geosynthetics, wood based solutions and digitalization. We also hear some present and future views related green transition in construction from European Commission.

Register to the event from link below. You will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join the webinar later on.

https://link.webropolsurveys.com/S/71BDCFAB46F3FCA6

Green Transition in Construction – webinar is also official partner event of EU Green Week 2021 which will be dedicated this year to the zero pollution ambition.

Date and time: 8.6.2021, 12.00-15.00 (GMT +2)
Venue: Webinar (Teams)

Chairman:
Petri Heino, Program manager, Ministry of the Environment, Finland

12:00
Opening words
Petri Raivo, President and CEO, Karelia University of Applied Sciences

12:10
Future of the Construction – Insights
TBA European Commission

12:30
Low Carbon Construction
Mikko Matveinen, Senior project manager, Karelia University of Applied Sciences
Mika Keskisalo, Project specialist, Karelia University of Applied Sciences

12:50
Wood Solutions in Construction
Hermann Huber, Professor, Salzburg University of Applied Sciences

Break

13:30
Future of BIM
Sebastian Hollermann, Professor, Jade University of Applied Sciences

13:50
Geosynthetics for Sustainable Road Infrastructures
Frank Heimbecher, Professor, Münster University of Applied Sciences

14:10
Building Concepts and Digitalization
Sebastian Hernandez, R&D Manager, Stora Enso wood products Ltd

14:30
Discussion
Moderated by chairman Petri Heino

End of Event (around 14:45)

Green Transition in Construction webinar is arranged by Karelia University of Applied Sciences.