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Other Regional Based Events

As well as all the inter-regional events, the GATE partners have also organised a number of events within their own regions. Click on the links below to read reports and outputs from these events including photographs, downloadable presentations and outputs.

Welsh Timber Futures - Building Your Business with EU Knowledge
Wales GATE Handover Workshop
Newtown, Powys, Wales
14th September 2007
This was an opportunity for the timber sector in Wales to see and discuss the achievements of GATE and have their say on how best the knowledge and experience gained in Europe could benefit the whole sector in Wales.
Full report

Slovenian Public Opinion Survey
GATE partners at Ljubljana University have carried out a public opinion survey on the current perception of wooden buildings in Slovenia. The full results of their research can be seen by clicking on the following link. The details of the the research are in Slovenian, but the opening abstract, the results and the summary are all in English.
Full report

Exchange Visit to Wales by Manja Kuzman
12th to 22nd August 2007
Manja Kuzman, Architect and Lecturer in the Department of Wood Science at Ljubljana University visted Wales in August. Click on the link below for a comprehensive report of her visit including photographs.
Full report

North East Wales Institute / GATE Workshop
Wrexham, Wales
26th June 2007
A workshop with participants from NEWI, Coed Cymru, GATE, plus builders, architects and students meeting to discuss the future direction for timber in construction in Wales.
Full report

Thuringia Travelling GATE Exhibition
Click on the link below to view the posters that Thuringia produced for their travelling exhibition.
Full report

Greener Homes and Buildings Shows
2005 and 2006
GATE has actively participated in, and assisted with, two Greener Homes and Buildings Shows in Wales. These took place in 2005 and 2006 and the following link contains reports and photographs from both events and information about the 2008 event.
Full report

GATE Fire Safety Seminar
Tallinn, Estonia
13th September 2005
A seminar for fire safety officers, business representatives and specialists from throughout Europe. The report contains downloadable presentations from the day.
Full report

Best Wooden Building in Estonia
Each year since 2003, Estonia has held an arhitectural competition for the best wooden building. Click on the links below to see reports and photographs from their 2005 and 2006 competitions.
2005 Full report
2006 Full report