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?

LEBANON PROTESTS: Time to separate religion and government?

LEBANON PROTESTS: Time to separate religion and government?

WHISTLEBLOWERS: Needed more than ever?

WHISTLEBLOWERS: Needed more than ever?

SELLING OUR DATA: Would it be worth it?

SELLING OUR DATA: Would it be worth it?

DRIVERLESS CARS: On a bumpy road?

DRIVERLESS CARS: On a bumpy road?

THE FALL OF THE WALL: What have we learned?

THE FALL OF THE WALL: What have we learned?

HUMAN RIGHTS: Is there an app for that?

HUMAN RIGHTS: Is there an app for that?

BORDERLESS WORLD: Could it ever work?

BORDERLESS WORLD: Could it ever work?

SURROGACY: DO WE NEED GLOBAL GUIDELINES?

SURROGACY: DO WE NEED GLOBAL GUIDELINES?

A.I. AT WORK: Threat to workers?

A.I. AT WORK: Threat to workers?

FREE SPEECH ON CAMPUS: Fighting back?

FREE SPEECH ON CAMPUS: Fighting back?

Synthetic drugs: changing the drugs trade?

Synthetic drugs: changing the drugs trade?

Preventing terror: How far should states go?

Preventing terror: How far should states go?

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