PORTILAME attended the 27th International Wood Construction Conference (IHF), held in Innsbruck, Austria, from November 29 to December 1, 2023. FORUM HOLZBAU brought together leaders of the wood construction industry, with PORTILAME assuming a leading role in the sector.
The Presence of João Veloso: Knowledge and Recognition
The architect and project manager of PORTILAME, João Veloso, was a speaker on December 1, sharing his experience and knowledge. The invitation, sent by Professor Wolfgang Winter, not only reinforced the architect’s expertise, but also recognized the excellence and innovation that PORTILAME brings to the world of wood construction.
Exploring the Challenges of Construction: Ai Weiwei Studio
Participation in the event focused on the theme “New construction of a studio and exhibition building for Ai Weiwei in traditional log construction”. During the presentation, the challenges encountered in the production and construction process were explored, highlighting the commitment to the principles of Chinese vernacular construction.
Global Bridges, Local Perspectives
The conference provided PORTILAME with a unique opportunity to share experiences and challenges faced on the world stage. The contact with a diverse audience of professionals and wood construction enthusiasts highlighted the pioneering side of the company, consolidating its position as a reference in the sector.
Beyond FORUM HOLZBAU
The 27th International Congress of FORUM HOLZBAU was more than just an event, it was an important stage in PORTILAME’s journey. At the same time as consolidating its position as a leader in the industry, it has paved the way for new collaborations and projects with a view to the future of wood construction.