April 9, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Kyle Elderhorst, Associate at MGA | Michael Green Architecture

Upon completing a master’s degree in Architecture at the University of Waterloo, Kyle Elderhorst relocated to Vancouver where he joined MGA in 2016. With a wide range of design and technical skills and a passion for wood construction and prefabrication, he has contributed significantly to both local and international award-winning projects, including Vancouver House and the Melbourne Convention Centre. Kyle is currently leading a design team on several innovative residential and commercial mass timber projects in Vancouver and Newark. 

Kyle will be discussing the history of tall timber, current issues, and where he believes the industry is headed. He will also touch on a few of his current mass timber projects.


150 N. Riverside Plaza
Century Room
Chicago, IL


5:00 - 6:00 pm - Reception (cash bar, complimentary hors d'oeuvres)
6:00 - 7:00 pm - Lecture

Cost: Free!  Use the link to the right to RSVP and guarantee your place. 

1 CEU will be issued for this event.


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