VICTORIA– Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Parkside Hotel & Spa, 810 Humboldt Street
RICHMOND – Thursday, December 7, 2017
Radisson Hotel Vancouver Airport, 8181 Cambie Road
Time: Registration 8:00am │ Workshop 8:30am – 5:00pm
Fee: $350 includes full breakfast and lunch
Register today! CLICK HERE FOR VICTORIA CLICK HERE FOR RICHMOND
What will you learn?
This multi-leveled workshop will provide the foundation for two more workshops planned in 2018 on advanced topics, including lateral design, and design with CLT. Learning objectives include:
Who should attend?
Instructor: Ghasan Doudak, Ph. D., P. Eng., Professor of Structural Engineering, Civil Engineering Department, University of Ottawa
Dr. Doudak’s expertise includes a multi-scale understanding of how complete structural systems function, encompassing issues such as how complete buildings respond to effects of wind storms, ground shaking during earthquakes, or other actions like impacts and blasts. Prior to joining the Engineering Faculty, Dr. Ghasan Doudak held the position of Manager, Wood and Structural Standards at the Canadian Wood Council.
Dr. Doudak grew up in Denmark where he received his Master of Science degree from the Technical University of Denmark (DTU). Following his graduation, he worked as a structural engineer where he designed commercial and residential buildings. His Ph.D. research was aimed at determining the load paths in wood light-frame buildings under various stages of construction using a holistic design approach. He has worked closely with researchers from North America and Europe.