7th Symposium Programme


7th International Hemp Building Symposium Programme

[ Subject To Change ]

Tuesday 17th October 2017

08:30 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 09:30
Welcome and Introduction – Steve Allin director IHBA, and Gabriel Gauthier director ArtCan
09:30 – 10.00 
Establishing Hemp Production for the developing and manufacturing of sustainable building construction materials ~ Terry Radford (CA)
10.00 – 10.30 
Establishing Hemp Production in Cape Breton Island ~ Donald Gauthier (CA)
10.30 – 11.00 Establishing Hemp Production in Prince Edward Island and beyond ~ Valerie Bline (CA)
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee/Tea break
11:30 – 12:00 Categorising Hempcrete Research results ~ Liam Donohoe D.I.T
12.00 – 12.30 T.B.A
12.30 – 13.00 
T.B.A

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch Break.

14.00 – 17.00 Site visit to ArtCan project.

20.00 Dinner in Hotel Ruby Foo’s

Wednesday 18th October 2017

09:00 – 09.30 Building with Hemp ~ Steve Allin, Hemp Building Consultant (IRL)
09.30 – 10.00 Establishing hemp building in Nepal, new building and renovation projects ~ Dhiraj K Shah, Shah Hemp Inno-Ventures SHIV
10.00 – 10.30 From Strawbale to Hemp ~ Chris Magwood (CA)
10.30 – 11.00 T.B.A
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee/Tea break
11:30 – 12.00 T.B.A
12.00 – 12.30 T.B.A
12.30 – 13.00 T.B.A
13:00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00 – 14.30 Dry spraying with Hempcrete ~ Laurent Goudet (FR)
14.30 – 15.00 Hemp building in Canada ~ Gabriel Gauthier ArtCan (CA) 
15.00 – 15:30 Hemp building projects ~ Anthony Néron (CA)
15:30 – 16.00 Hemp Domes ~ Sergiy Kovalenkov, Hempire UA (UA)
16.00 – 16.30 Q & A – Finish.