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GAIDP | Code Up CEU Event

Description

20/20 Code Up!  A vision for the Future

Friday, January 31, 2020

2020 GAIDP CEU Event at ADAC | GAIDP will host a full day (6 credit hours) of CEUs that are accredited by IDCEC for interior design professionals. The presentations will feature local officials and industry experts, who will provide in-depth information on several topics affecting architecture and interior design professions.

EVENT SCHEDULE

  • 8:00 AM:      Registration and Continental Breakfast
  • 8:45 AM:      Opening Remarks
  • 9:00 AM:      Session 1 | Green Sustainable Materials for Building Interiors
  • 10:15 AM:    Session 2 | ADA Accessibility in Georgia
  • 11:30 AM:    Session 3 | New Codes and Rising Mechanical Costs in Office Buildings
  • 12:30 PM:    Lunch
  • 1:30 PM:      Session 4 | Georgia MEP Code Update Requirements 2020
  • 2:45 PM:      Session 5 | New Lighting Codes in Georgia
  • 4:00 PM:      Session 6 | New Life Safety NPFA 101
  • 5:00 PM:      Completion of CEU Certificates

9:00 AM  |  GREEN: SUSTAINABLE MATERIALS FOR BUILDING INTERIORS

  • GAIBC, IDCED, LU/HSW
  • Why focus on interior Materials?
  • Understand Materials and Resources Credits – Overhaul in LEED v4.
  • Optimize material selection when designing sustainable spaces.

10:15 AM  ADA: ACCESSIBILITY IN GEORGIA

  • Understand how the ADA and GA Code relative to accessibility are structured
  • Clarify how GA Code and Regulation differ from Federal Law and standards
  • Point out common errors in construction relative to the standards
  • Provide recommendations to avoid common problems
  • Share references to obtain answers to questions.

11:30 AM  |  NEW CODES AND RISING MECHANICAL COSTS IN OFFICE BUILDINGS

  • The effect of Gender-Neutral Restrooms on Mechanical Systems
  • New Energy Code Requirements and its effects on Mechanical System Costs
  • Energy Recovery: where is it required and how do we interpret the requirements?
  • New Economizer requirements for HVAC equipment and important considerations for new construction
  • Compliance path: How do we make this an easy decision?

1:30 PM  |  2020 GEORGIA MEP CODE UPDATED REQUIREMENTS

  • Summary of newly adopted Georgia Codes
  • Energy Code compliance available paths
    • IECC vs. ASHRAE 90.1
    • IECC
    • ASHRAE 90.1
    • Mechanical Equipment efficiencies
    • Economizers
  • Electrical Changes
    • Electrical Code
    • Lighting Controls
    • Lighting Power Density allowances
    • Receptacle Controls
  • Mandatory Commissioning
    • Commissioning types
    • Systems requiring conditioning

2:45 PM  |  EXIT AND EMERGENCY LIGHTING FOR ARCHITECTURAL SPACES

  • Exit and Emergency Lighting Codes
  • Equipment Options
  • Lighting Control Regulations
  • Challenges with Connected lightin

4:00 PM  |  LIFE SAFETY: NEW NFPA 101 FOR 2018, EFFECTIVE 2020

  • New changes
  • Hazardous materials protection
  • New occupant load factors
  • New requirement for carbon monoxide detection
  • New door locking regulations
  • New regulation for healthcare and ambulatory care
  • Video monitoring on stairs in high rise buildings
  • Wall marking

REGISTER

Date and Time

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
1/31/2020

Location

Atlanta Decorative Arts Center
351 Peachtree Hills Ave NE
ADAC Presentation Room, First Floor Atrium
Atlanta, GA 30305

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