Wednesday, March 27, 2024

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

A FIRESIDE CHAT WITH ULI | Developers and the Mass Timber Ecosystem: Where Do We Go From Here?

Portland Ballrooms (Level 2, South Side)
1.0 AIA LU/HSW (and 0.1 ICC credits)


Andrea Newton
Executive Director
Urban Land Institute Northwest
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Fireside Chat Presentation and Speakers

Join us for an enlightening fireside chat hour delving into the compelling ‘Why’ behind large-scale Mass Timber Development. Gain insights from industry leaders Michael Horvath of Hines, Jonathan Pierce of Ivanhoe Cambridge, Stephen Cavanaugh of DLR Group, and Susan Croswell from HDR Inc., with moderation by Andrea Newton of the Urban Land Institute. Discover Hines’ innovative T3 (Timber, Transit, Technology) building model, aimed at tackling ambitious carbon reduction targets and ESG objectives. Explore the federally funded demonstration mass timber buildings at the Canadian Nuclear Laboratories in Chalk River, Ontario. In our discussion, we’ll discuss both the challenges and opportunities presented by building with mass timber as well as realized operational benefits.

Michael Horvath
Vice President Conceptual Construction
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Susan Croswell
Project Delivery Principal / Senior Professional Associate
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Jonathan Pearce
Head, Investments, Office, and Life Sciences, United States
Ivanhoé Cambridge
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Steve Cavanaugh
Principal, Lead Design Architect
DLR Group
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