International Green Construction Code

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Presented in partnership with the St. Louis Chapter of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and the Missouri Association of Building Officials and Inspectors (MABOI)

This program will explore the theory, intent, background and general structure of the International Green Construction Code, the new code developed by the International Code Council (ICC) in partnership with AIA and ASTM.  An overview of the codes technical aspects will be discussed and insight will be given to designers as to how they might use the IGCC on their projects.


  • Explain how the IGCC relates to other green building programs and standards.
  • Discuss the fundamental differences between mandatory and voluntary adoptions
    and enforcement.
  • Explore the scope and intent of the IGCC.
  • Identify various unique aspects of the IGCC.
  • Describe the fundamental subject matter covered by each chapter of the IGCC.
  • Discuss how the IGCC will affect the practice of architecture.

SPEAKER: Dave Bowman, PE, Manager of Codes for the International Code Council’s Codes and Standards Group. Mr. Bower’s responsibilities include the management of all ICC standards development and the direction and coordination of ICC Staff when assisting or participating in standards development with other organizations. He also maintains the integrity of the referenced standards chapters of the I-Codes and assists code development as the Staff Secretary for the IBC Fire Safety Committee and the IBC General Committee. He provides portions of the IBC Commentary and is involved in the development of the ICC Performance Code.

1 GBCI CE Hour


WHEN: Tuesday, August 9, 2011
5:30 – 6:15 pm – Registration & Networking
6:15 – 7:30 pm – Formal Presentation

WHERE: Ameren Missouri, 1901 Chouteau, St. Louis, MO 63103 map

FEE: Free for USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter Members, ASHRAE – St. Louis Members, MABOI Members, and Full-time Students; $20 for Non-members.

REGISTER: Click here to visit our Event Registration page.  Scroll down and click the “Register” button under the International Green Construction Code event listing.

QUESTIONS? Contact USGBC-Missouri Gateway staff at or (314) 577-0225.

Thanks to our Program Sponsors!

CxE Group LLC



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