LACSI Nite 2014: Attendee Registration
Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Omni Hotel at California Plaza, 251 South Olive Street, Los Angeles, California 90012
LACSI Nite 2014: Attendee Registration

California Code Updates for 2014
What Architects Need to Know About Exiting, Access, & Energy Code Changes
The Los Angeles Chapter of CSI is offering two FREE technical presentations for architects and specifiers on the afternoon of Feb. 26, 2014 prior to the annual LACSI Product Show.  These presentations are designed to provide useful and pertinent code information you can put to use immediately.
Earn 2.5 AIA LU/HSW at no cost to you.  Free parking and refreshments are included.

Register here

** FREE**  Technical Presentations  **FREE**

Date: February 26th, 2014
Table Top Setup, 2:00 - 4:00pm
Seminar #1, 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Seminar #2, 3:45 to 5:00 PM
Product Show, 5:00 to 7:00pm

Location: Omni Hotel at California Plaza, 251 South Olive Street, Los Angeles, California 90012

Professional attendees- No cost (no credit card information is needed when registering, and walk-ins welcome)

Seminar schedule:
Tabletop Set-up time 2:00 - 4:00
Seminar #1, 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM:
California Building Code Update for 2014

The seminar will present the most important non-structural changes to the California Building Code taking effect on January 1, 2014.  Topics will include: new provisions in the code for fire separations, means of egress, life safety and accessibility.

The presenter will be Mr. Steven R. Winkel, PE, FAIA, CASp, manager of the San Francisco Bay Area office of The Preview Group, an architectural consulting firm specializing in building code consulting and regulatory issues.  Steve is serving his third term as the architect member of the California Building Standards Commission.  He is the author, along with noted illustrator Frank Ching, of Building Codes Illustrated, published by John Wiley & Sons. Steve just finished Residential Codes Illustrated a new Wiley book about the International Residential Code.

Mr. Winkel served for two years as chairman of the AIA National Codes and Standards Committee.  He was President of the AIA East Bay Chapter, then of the AIA California Council, before serving for three years on the AIA National Board of Directors.

Seminar #2, 3:45 to 5:00 PM
CA Title 24 Energy Requirements:  What's Ahead for Architects

The seminar will present changes to the 2013 California Building Code resulting from new regulations governing residential and non-residential building envelope design.  These changes will start being enforced on January 1, 2014.  This seminar will focus on new requirements concerning energy conservation in exterior walls, fenestration and glazing, and roofing design.

The presenter will be Mr. Martyn Dodd, principal of EnergySoft, a Bay Area company that specializes in performance based energy analysis for engineers and building owners.  EnergySoft is also a consultant to the California Energy Commission and numerous utility companies.

Mail checks to: LACSI 1515 Shadow Lane, Fullerton, CA. 92831