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BCRC Seminar: 2018 IBC Significant Changes

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St Mary's Cultural Center

18100 Merriman Road

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The Building Codes & Regulations Committee of AIA Detroit presents:
2018 IBC Significant Changes

Learning Seminar - 6 hours of HSW (Health, Safety, Welfare)
Lunch & Significant Changes to the International Building Code® 2018 Edition are provided with registration.

REGISTER ONLINE TO RECEIVE SPEAKER PRESENTATION MATERIALS BEFORE THE SEMINAR.
(NO printed copies of the speaker's presentation will be supplied at the event and **"SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO THE IBC 2018 EDITION" BOOKS ARE NOT GUARANTEED TO WALK-INS**)

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8:30am - 9:00am Registration, Check-in
9:00am - 12:00pm Morning Session
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm - 4:00pm Afternoon Session

PROGRAM INFO
The goal of this seminar is to familiarize building officials, fire officials, plans examiners, inspectors, design professionals, contractors, and others in the construction industry with many of the important changes in the 2018 International Building Code® (IBC®).

The seminar overviews the updates from the 2015 to the 2018 IBC, identifying changes in organization and code requirements and the applicability of these requirements to design, plan review and inspection.
This seminar uses the Significant Changes to the International Building Code® 2018 Edition, which will be provided with registration.

TOPICS WILL INCLUDE:
• Accessory storage spaces of any size are now permitted to be classified as part of the occupancy to which they are accessory.
• New code sections have been introduced addressing medical gas systems and higher education laboratories.
• Use of fire walls to create separate buildings is now limited to only the determination of permissible types of construction based on allowable building area and height.
• Where an elevator hoistway door opens into a fire-resistance-rated corridor, the opening must be protected in a manner to address smoke intrusion into the hoistway.
• The occupant load factor for business uses has been revised to one occupant per 150 square feet.
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SPEAKER INFO: Jay Woodward, International Code Council
Jay is a Senior Staff Architect with ICC’s Business and Product Development department and works out of the Lenexa, Kansas Distribution Center. His primary responsibility is the development of new ICC publications and instructing seminars.

With over 30 years of experience in building design, construction, code enforcement and instruction, Jay’s experience provides him with the ability to communicate effectively on issues of code application and design for code enforcement personnel as well as architects and designers.
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