Tall Timber Sessions (outside Chicago), CTBUH International Conference

November 2021

In addition to the timber track at the Chicago conference, other segments of the CTBUH 2021 conference happening around the world also embraced – and promoted – mass timber as part of their program, as indicated below.

These included:

San Jose, Costa Rica

"Mass Timber: A Game Changer in the Carbon Equation?"
Lisa Podesto, Senior Business Development Manager, Design Build Americas, Lendlease

Copenhagen, Denmark

“Tall Timber: Sara Kulturhus”
Monica von Schmalensee, Senior Partner, White Arkitekter


London, UK

“The Development of Timber Construction in the Paris Region,”
Alec Bickersteth, Project Manager, Fibois Île-de-France


Paris, France

“Timber City: Bruneseau Seine in the Rive Gauche Context (featuring Opalia)”
Philippe Monjaret, Director, Hardel le Bihan Architectes
Arthur Le Moigne, Studies Manager, Plateau Urbain
Charlotte Apruzzese, Operations Manager, SEMAPA
Ludovic Vion, Planning Director, SEMAPA
Steven Ware, Architect, Partner, ArtBuild


Vienna, Austria

"Timber-Hybrid: How One System Changes Sustainability in Construction"
Vittorio Salvadori, Business Development Manager, CREE GmbH