Roundtable

WOODEN SKYSCRAPERS: Wooden Skyscrapers: Goodbye to glass and steel?

Houses made of sticks? The rise of the wooden skyscraper?Why more developers are leaning towards timber. This is Roundtable. On the line from Helsinki is Lauri Hetemaki - Assistant Director of the European Forestry Institute. Also - John Innes from Vancouver - Dean of Forestry at the University of British Columbia. At the roundtable here: Anthony Thistleton - Co-founder of Waugh Thistleton Architects and Kevin Flanagan - Partner at PLP Architecture - who are proposing London's new wooden skyscraper - you can see the model here. Roundtable is a discussion programme with an edge. Broadcast out of London and presented by David Foster, it's about bringing people to the table, listening to every opinion, and analysing every point of view. From fierce debate to reflective thinking, Roundtable discussions offer a different perspective on the issues that matter to you. Watch it every weekday at 15:30 GMT on TRT World.

Megacities: Can we build sustainable urban futures?

Megacities: Can we build sustainable urban futures?

Flexible Working: A better alternative?

Flexible Working: A better alternative?

International Criminal Court: Accountability for all?

International Criminal Court: Accountability for all?

Mental Health: Are ethnic minorities suffering?

Mental Health: Are ethnic minorities suffering?

OVERSEAS AID: What is it really for?

OVERSEAS AID: What is it really for?

25 YEARS SINCE SREBRENICA: Have we learned the lessons?

25 YEARS SINCE SREBRENICA: Have we learned the lessons?

6 MONTHS OF CORONAVIRUS: Are we behaving?

6 MONTHS OF CORONAVIRUS: Are we behaving?

CREATIVE INDUSTRIES: A casualty of coronavirus?

CREATIVE INDUSTRIES: A casualty of coronavirus?

6 MONTHS OF CORONAVIRUS: What do we know?

6 MONTHS OF CORONAVIRUS: What do we know?

25 YEARS SINCE SREBRENICA: Is there peace in the Balkans?

25 YEARS SINCE SREBRENICA: Is there peace in the Balkans?

25 YEARS SINCE SREBRENICA: Is there peace in the Balkans?

25 YEARS SINCE SREBRENICA: Is there peace in the Balkans?

DEFUNDING THE POLICE: WOULD IT WORK?

DEFUNDING THE POLICE: WOULD IT WORK?

BLACK LIVES MATTER: Is black business the answer?

BLACK LIVES MATTER: Is black business the answer?

CONTROVERSIAL STATUES: What should we do with them?

CONTROVERSIAL STATUES: What should we do with them?

CHILD REFUGEES: Vulnerable children going missing in Europe

CHILD REFUGEES: Vulnerable children going missing in Europe

SAVING SPECIES: How to protect endangered animals

SAVING SPECIES: How to protect endangered animals

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