Tentative Schedule

Tentative Schedule

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August 14th

Opening Day

Registration


Opening Ceremonies

Hormilson Cruz, Chair WBC
Michel Abadie, President WBO

WBO Bamboo Pioneer Award

Susanne Lucas

Keynote

Eduardo Ruiz-Sanchez
Bamboos in Mexico

Keynote

Lynn Clark
Bamboos of the Americas

Keynote

Eduardo D'Esezarte Lara
Bamboo Development in Mexico

Tribute

Rafael Guillaume - BambuVer

UEDA Lecture

Ximena Londono
El Paraíso del Bambú y la Guadua

INBAR

Brian Cohen

Welcome Drinks and Music


August 15th

Welcome & Announcements


Keynote

Troy Wiseman, EcoPlanetBamboo

Keynote

David Trujillo
Developments in Building Standards

World Ambassadors Stories


Keynote

Jeff Delkin & Rachel Spath
Bambu alternative to plastic

Keynote

Els Zijlstra
Boomin Bamboo

Keynote

Cecilia Alcoreza
New Generations Plantations

Video & Design Contest Viewing


Concert

Cornelius Boots
Solo Bamboo Shakuhachi
"A future voice from the distant past"

August 16th

Welcome & Announcements


Keynote

Alberto Bustamante
Wood Pellet Industry

Keynote

Hormilson Cruz Rios
SurBambu - Industry in Mexico

World Ambassadors Stories


Keynote

Nirmala Chongtham
The Healing Touch of Bamboo

Keynote

Avery Chua
dasso Innovative Manufacturing

Keynote

Jed Long
Global Architecture

Video & Design Contest Viewing


Dinner Party

Additional Cost: $20

August 17th

Closing Day

Welcome & Announcements


Keynote

Arief Rabik
1000 Villages

Keynote

Simon Velez
Bamboo Structures

World Ambassadors Stories


Keynote

Yoshihiro Yamagishi
Tiger Bamboo

Video & Design Contest Awards

Hosts Michel Abadie & Guillermo Morta

Closing Ceremonies

Hormilson Cruz Rios & Susanne Lucas
Invitation to the 12th WBC 2020

Music


August 18th

Workshops & Tours

BambuVer
Bambu CID
Museum
INECOL Workshops