About WCTE

Oslo Airport Gardermoen. Photo: Knut Werner Lindeberg Alsén
Oslo Airport Gardermoen. Photo: Knut Werner Lindeberg Alsén

World Conference of Timber Engineering (WCTE) is the world's premier forum for presenting and discussing the latest technical and architectural developments and innovations in wood or timber construction. 

WCTE is the most prestigious international event in timber engineering, engineered wood products and design of timber structures, which is held biennially in different parts of the world and attracts researchers, engineers and architects, code consultants and building officials, contractors and project managers, fabricators and suppliers from all continents. 

During WCTE 2022 the traditional focus on timber engineering and material science will be complemented by architecture and future global challenges. In 2022 Oslo will demonstrate new timber technology and cutting-edge architecture in order to secure liveable societies in the future.