Global Membership Council Webinar Series: Lithium-ion Battery Systems Storage: Connecting Building Codes, Design, Technology & Fire Department Response
Watch the January 17, 2023 presentation by esteemed fire safety experts discuss the challenges with and responses to the increased use of large scale battery storage systems. Panelists discussed how to enable the use of high-capacity energy storage systems while maintaining safe buildings and firefighter safety. The slide deck used during this presentation is also available for online viewing.
Global Membership Council Webinar Series: Innovative Architecture in Compliance with Local Codes and Standards
Watch the November 29, 2022 discussion among a panel of experts from the US, UK and Egypt presenting their innovative architectural designs and discussing how they were able to accommodate and meet the local building codes and standards. Panelists also share their experiences interacting with the building departments for the required plan review and inspections to enable compliant innovation.
Global Membership Council Webinar Series: Mass Timber Construction
Watch the July 25, 2022 discussion among a panel of experts from the US, Japan and Australia discuss the advantages and overcoming regulatory challenges related to mass timber construction. The slide deck used during the presentation is also available for online viewing.
Global Membership Council Webinar Series: Soft Skills
Watch the February 22, 2022 discussion among a panel of experts from the US, Singapore and Australia discuss the importance of soft skills training for building safety professionals. The slide deck used during the presentation is also available for online viewing.
Global Membership Council Webinar Series: Addressing Challenges with Incorporating New Technologies in Buildings
Watch the December 15, 2021 discussion among a panel of experts from the ICC Global Membership Council as they share their global design and regulatory consulting expertise in a discussion about innovation in the building and construction sector.
Global Connections Day 2021: A Virtual Event
Building Codes and Extreme Weather
Watch the recordings from the morning and afternoon sessions of Global Connections Day.
The morning session features the presentation of the Global Award to Eng. Abdul Latif Helaly of RAJUK in Bangladesh, along with a discussion with Martina Otto, Head of the Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction, and a panel of presentations from three experts in adapting buildings for mitigation and resilience against climate change.
The afternoon session features a keynote address by Mike Petersen of the California Department of Insurance followed by a panel discussion featuring Dr. Anne Cope of IBHS and Mark Bove of Munich RE.
Global Membership Council Webinar Series: Conformity Assessment Best Practices
Watch the July 30, 2021 discussion among a panel of experts from Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States as they discuss global challenges and best practices in the area of conformity assessment for building and construction products.
Global Membership Council Webinar Series: Addressing Skills Shortages
Watch the March 23, 2021 discussion among a panel of experts from Australia, the United Kingdom, Canada and the United States as they discuss common challenges and innovative solutions related to the looming skills shortage crisis in the building regulatory industry worldwide.
ICC MENA Webinar: Benchmark Your Professional Skills with ICC’s Training and Personnel Certification Programs
Watch the March 22, 2021 webinar providing an overview of the training and certification programs available from the International Code Council to expand your skills and demonstrate your knowledge on the International Codes and Saudi Building Codes.
Global Membership Council Roundtable Discussion about Virtual Training
Watch the roundtable discussion held during the Global Membership Council’s Annual Meeting on November 18, 2020 where participants from around the world discuss their challenges in pivoting to virtual training for building safety professionals during the pandemic
Overview of the ICC Family of Solutions and IBC Basics
Watch the September 1, 2020 webinar from the ICC MENA office providing an overview of the ICC Family of Solutions and the International Building Code