Washington, D.C. – The International Code Council will be hosting its Annual Conference, Expo and Public Comment Hearings at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, KY, from September 11 – 18, 2022. The event will welcome building safety professionals from around the world and feature keynote speeches, networking opportunities, educational sessions and the return of the Code Council’s Expo.
“As our 2022 conference begins, we welcome the opportunity to bring together professionals from all parts of the building safety industry to work towards our common goal of improving safety, sustainability and affordability through building codes and standards,” said Code Council Board of Directors President Cindy Davis, CBO. “With the return of the Code Council’s Expo and the inclusion of new activities and training, this year’s conference will prove to be an enlightening and memorable experience for all.”
Award-winning speaker and entertainer Michael C. Anthony will headline the Leadership Luncheon on Monday, September 12. He will demonstrate how to effectively use nonverbal communication and teach the audience how to become body language experts. Additionally, Gill Kernick, an expert in developing the leadership and organizational culture needed to prevent catastrophic events, will address attendees at the Global Building Safety Dialogue on Tuesday, September 13. Learn more about this year’s keynote speakers here.
From September 14 – 18, the Public Comment Hearings provide attendees with an opportunity to directly impact the 2024 International Codes (I-Codes), the most widely-used and adopted set of building safety codes in the world. During these hearings, government member voting representatives will vote on all the proposed rule changes for the Group B Codes. If you are unable to attend the hearings, you can watch the live stream here.
For more details about the code development process please visit our website. You can view the Public Comment Agenda and the hearings schedule here. Key infographics can be downloaded via the following links: How It Works and By the Numbers.
A special thank you to the 2022 Annual Conference major sponsors, which include the American Gas Association, The Home Depot, Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters, iPlanTables, Verisk, LiUNA, Lowes, and Willdan.
Visit www.iccsafe.org/conference for more information. Use the hashtag #ICCAC22 to join the online conversation.
About the International Code Council
The International Code Council is the leading global source of model codes and standards and building safety solutions. Code Council codes, standards and solutions are used to ensure safe, affordable and sustainable communities and buildings worldwide.