Wednesday, September 26, 2007

Introduction to the New 2007 California Building Code

Introduction to the New 2007 California Building Code
Sponsored by the Santa Clara Valley Chapter of
The American Institute of Architects

Wednesday, October 17, 2007 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

XL Construction
851 Buckeye Court
Milpitas, CA 95035

Who Should Attend?
Architects / Contractors / Engineers / Estimators / Construction Managers / Interior Designers Product Representatives / Property Owners/ Inspectors / City Planners / Facility Managers

Steven R Winkel, FAIA, P.E., The Preview Group, Inc.
Architect Commissioner of the California Building Standards Commission
Steve has over thirty-five years of architectural experience and now practices as a building code consultant, consulting with other design professionals. He participated in the adoption of the new International Building Code and California amendments making up the 2007 California Building Code. Mr. Winkel is co-author of Building Codes Illustrated, published by John Wiley and Sons. The book is an illustrated guide to the use and interpretation of the International Building Code

6:30 PM –7:00 PM Registration & Snacks
7:00 PM –9:00 PM Seminar
This is a fast-paced brief introduction to the changes between the current 2001California Building Code (based on the 1997 Uniform Building Code) and the new 2007 California Building Code (based on the 2006 International Building Code). The new code has been published and goes into effect throughout California on January 1, 2008. The course will focus on the fire protection and life-safety aspects of the code.
9:00 PM Q & A

Pay in advance or at the Door. Checks payable to: “AIA Santa Clara Valley”
AIA Member Fee: $35.00
Non-Member Fee: $45.00
1997 UBC/2006 IBC nonstructural Comparison & Cross Reference Manual included in fee! (

Send registration & payment to:
AIA Santa Clara Valley
325 South First Street, Suite 100
San Jose, CA 95113
Fax: 408-298-0619

For more information: 408-298-0611

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