Calendar of Events

Mon 09.18.2017

City and Federal Accessibility Requirements: Common Mistakes and Looking Beyond the Code

7.0 LU | 7.0 HSW

When: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18

Where: At The Center   

The AIANY Design for Aging Committee and AIANY Building Codes Committees are co-sponsoring a full-day event on the topic of accessible design in new buildings and remodelings. Individual sessions will cover commercial and residential occupancies, anticipated code changes, and how to encourage best practices beyond basic requirements in design.

Agenda
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Welcome and Introduction
Speakers:
Brian J. Pape, AIA, LEED-AP, Historic Preservation & Green Architect; Co-Chair, AIANY Design for Aging Committee 
Steve Zirinsky, AIA, Zirinsky Architecture; Co-chair, AIANY Building Codes Committee

9:15 AM -10:30 AM
Problem Application Areas of the 2014 Building Code, A117.1 – 2009 & 2010 ADA Standards Impacting Commercial Occupancies
Speaker: Dominic Marinelli, VP Accessibility Services, United Spinal Association

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Break

10:45 AM -12:00 PM
Problem Application Areas of the 2014 Building Code of NYC & 2010 ADA Standards Impacting Commercial Occupancies (continued)

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Q&A

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch 

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM 
Problem Application Areas of the 2014 Building Code, A117.1 – 2009 & The Federal Fair Housing Act Accessibility Guidelines Impacting Residential Occupancies
Speakers:
Bharati Gandhi, Deputy Director of Accessible Design, Codes and Standards, Building & Land Development Services, Housing Preservation & Development
Dominic Marinelli, VP Accessibility Services, United Spinal Association

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Break

3:15 PM - 4:30 PM
Problem Application Areas of the 2014 Building Code, A117.1 – 2009 & The Federal Fair Housing Act Accessibility Guidelines Impacting Residential Occupancies (continued)

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Q&A and Closing Remarks

Organized by:
AIANY Design for Aging Committee and AIANY Building Codes Committee

Price:
Full day - $80 for AIA members; $100 for general public
Half day (AM or PM) - $50 for AIA members; $60 for general public
 
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