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.

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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?

Coronavirus: What Now for the Global Economy?

Coronavirus: What Now for the Global Economy?

Coronavirus: Business SOS

Coronavirus: Business SOS

CORONAVIRUS: How to Stop a Pandemic of Fear?

CORONAVIRUS: How to Stop a Pandemic of Fear?

CLIMATE REFUGEES

CLIMATE REFUGEES

BIRTH STRIKE: Can going childless help the Planet?

BIRTH STRIKE: Can going childless help the Planet?

CORONAVIRUS: Are governments getting it right?

CORONAVIRUS: Are governments getting it right?

Immigration: Do we need to look beyond the economy?

Immigration: Do we need to look beyond the economy?

Far-Right in Europe: Is the Threat Taken Seriously?

Far-Right in Europe: Is the Threat Taken Seriously?

Coronavirus: Damage limitation?

Coronavirus: Damage limitation?

GLOBALISATION: Is it in Reverse?

GLOBALISATION: Is it in Reverse?

CLIMATE PUSH: Change Behaviour to Change the World?

CLIMATE PUSH: Change Behaviour to Change the World?

WESTLESSNESS: A Shift in the World Order?

WESTLESSNESS: A Shift in the World Order?

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