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?

SOCIAL MEDIA: Time to drop the filters?

SOCIAL MEDIA: Time to drop the filters?

CELEBRITY ACTIVISM: Does it make a difference?

CELEBRITY ACTIVISM: Does it make a difference?

ARAB-ISRAELI DEAL: Why now?

ARAB-ISRAELI DEAL: Why now?

HOMELESSNESS: Has COVID-19 changed anything?

HOMELESSNESS: Has COVID-19 changed anything?

UNIVERSITIES AND THE PANDEMIC: Is it worth it?

UNIVERSITIES AND THE PANDEMIC: Is it worth it?

LEBANON EXPLOSION: Time for an international investigation?

LEBANON EXPLOSION: Time for an international investigation?

CORONAVIRUS SECOND WAVE: Is it a flawed idea?

CORONAVIRUS SECOND WAVE: Is it a flawed idea?

PLASTICS: How to make them sustainable

PLASTICS: How to make them sustainable

WOMEN LEADERS: Tackling COVID-19 better?

WOMEN LEADERS: Tackling COVID-19 better?

APOCALYPSE NEXT: Are humans failing to plan long-term?

APOCALYPSE NEXT: Are humans failing to plan long-term?

ALGORITHMS: Can we trust them?

ALGORITHMS: Can we trust them?

BELARUS PROTESTS: What could happen next?

BELARUS PROTESTS: What could happen next?

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