Guido Wimmers joined the University of Northern British Columbia in 2014 as Chair, Integrated Wood Design Program and implemented the interdisciplinary approach for engineering and design of modern wood structures, combining structural engineering with building physics and modern fabrication.
Guido received his Doctoral degree in Engineering Sciences and a Master in Architectural Engineering from the Leopold Franzens University, Austria. He played a key role in the implementation of the International Passive House Standard in B.C. and across Canada. Guido is an internationally renowned expert in the field of energy-efficient buildings and envelope design and an active member of the BC Step Code committee.
Presenting | T13: Will the Building Code Change How We Build?