The ICC Pulse Podcast is a monthly podcast that offers listeners the inside scoop on the International Code Council and the building safety industry. Episodes of the ICC Pulse Podcast will feature interviews with leading industry experts where we will discuss a wide range of topics including current events and new technologies.
Episode 42: International Building Quality Centre (IBQC) Guidelines for Developing Countries
In the season 3 finale, Judy Zakreski, Code Council VP of Global Services, talks with Prof. Kim Lovegrove, IBQC Chair, adjunct professor at the University of Canberra, & Sr. Int'l Consultant to the World Bank, and Professor Alfred Omenya, IBQC Board Member & CEO at Eco-Build Africa, on the newly-released Good Practice Guidelines and Principles for the Development of Building Regulations in Low Income Countries.
Show notes: www.iccsafe.org/icc-pulse-podcast/
Episode Length: 00:58:23
Episode 41: Garage Door Safety
In this episode, Steve Jones, Code Council Senior Gov’t Relations Regional Manager talks with Mike Fischer, Executive Director of the International Door Association (IDA); and Gordon Thomas, Technical Director at Door and Access Systems Manufacturers Association (DASMA) on the importance of garage door safety. They also share safety tips and resources for inspectors and the public on checking garage doors.
Episode 40: Building the next generation of code professionals in black and brown communities
In this episode, John ("JC") Hudgison, CBO for the City of Tampa & Emerging Leaders Membership Council member talks with Henry Green, former President & CEO of NIBS and former Code Council Board President, and Anthony Floyd, Green Building Program Manager for the City of Scottsdale, on training the next generation in black and brown communities and how we can increase awareness and education about the building safety profession.
Show notes: https://bit.ly/3yaHOsL
Episode 39: On California's Code Adoptions and Dedicating a Career to Building Safety
In this episode, Sara Yerkes, Code Council Senior VP of Government Relations talks with Bob Raymer, Senior Engineer and Technical Director at CBIA Sacramento, about his experience with California’s code adoptions and on his career as a code official.
Episode 38: On Resilience and Sustainability with NIBS
In this episode, Sara Yerkes, Code Council Senior VP of Government Relations and Lakisha Woods, President and CEO of the National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS) discuss the NIBS and ICC’s shared commitments to resilience and sustainability.
Episode 37: FEMA’s Building Codes Save: A Nationwide Study
In this episode, Gabe Maser, Code Council Vice President of Government Relations and National Strategy talks with Edward Laatsch, Director of the Planning, Safety and Building Science Division at FEMA about FEMA’s recent report Building Codes Save – A Nationwide Study of Loss Prevention.
Links to topics referenced in this episode can be found on our podcast homepage at www.iccsafe.org/icc-pulse-podcast/.
Engaging for building safety professionals
The International CodeCouncil's Pulse podcast is great way to connect with the wisdom of building safety professionals. There is so much to learn about this important topic, and this is a convenient and engaging means of staying ahead of the issues facing the built environment.
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As a political science student, I love hearing how the industry of building codes works! Definitely worth a listen if you want to learn about the buildings around you and who helped make them safe.