Monday, Jan. 22

Monday, January 22

8:00–9:30 a.m.

Building Track 1

M110: State of the State

Kate Perushek, Todd Green, Greg Metz, Department of Labor and Industry

Building Track 2

M110: State of the State

Kate Perushek, Todd Green, Greg Metz, Department of Labor and Industry

Building Track 3

M110: State of the State

Kate Perushek, Todd Green, Greg Metz, Department of Labor and Industry

Mechanical

M110: State of the State

Kate Perushek, Todd Green, Greg Metz, Department of Labor and Industry

Permit Tech

M110: State of the State

Kate Perushek, Todd Green, Greg Metz, Department of Labor and Industry

9:45–11:15 a.m.

Building Track 1

M120 Licensing Update: Residential Building Contractor Licensing and Enforcement

Sean O'Neil, Department of Labor and Industry

Building Track 2

M130_An Overview of the Residential Combination Inspector

Roger Axel

Building Track 3

M140: New Commercial Energy Code

Greg Metz, Department of Labor and Industry

Mechanical

M150: Ventilation HRV/ERV Residential

Mike Wilson, DSG

Permit Tech

M120: Licensing Update: Residential Building Contractor Licensing and Enforcement

Sean O'Neil, Department of Labor and Industry

12:15–1:45 p.m.

Building Track 1

M160 High-Performance Homes (SIPS): From the Ground Up

Perry Penske, Extreme Panel Technologies

Building Track 2

M130: An Overview of the Residential Combination Inspector

Roger Axel

Building Track 3

M170: Accessibility—Accessible Means of Egress vs. Accessible Entrances, Plus New Accessibility Rules for Adult Changing Facilities and Electric Vehicle Charging Stalls

Karen Gridley, Department of Labor and Industry

Mechanical

M150: Ventilation HRV/ERV Residential

Mike Wilson, DSG

Permit Tech

M180: Are You Sure I Need a Permit? Breaking Down the What, When, Where and Who of Permitting

Brandon Holmes, City of Lino Lakes 

2:00–3:30 p.m.

Building Track 1

M160: High-Performance Homes (SIPS): From the Ground Up

Perry Penske, Extreme Panel Technologies

Building Track 2

M130: An Overview of the Residential Combination Inspector

Roger Axel

Building Track 3

M170: Accessibility—Accessible Means of Egress vs. Accessible Entrances, Plus New Accessibility Rules for Adult Changing Facilities and Electric Vehicle Charging Stalls

Karen Gridley, Department of Labor and Industry

Mechanical

M150: Ventilation HRV/ERV Residential

Mike Wilson, DSG

Permit Tech

M180: Are You Sure I Need a Permit? Breaking Down the What, When, Where and Who of Permitting

Brandon Holmes, City of Lino Lakes 

Tuesday, Jan. 23

Tuesday, January 23

8:00–9:30 a.m.

Building Track 1

TU210: Concrete 101

Alf Gardiner, Braun Intertec

Building Track 2

TU220: Cross-Laminated Timber

Ed Lisinski, American Wood Council

Building Track 3

TU230: An Open Discussion of Field Inspections

Ryan Smith, City of Columbia Heights

Mechanical

TU240: What you Need to Know about the 2024 Minnesota Commercial Energy Code

Russ Landry, Center for Energy and Environment

9:45–11:15 a.m.

Building Track 1

TU210: Concrete 101

Alf Gardiner, Braun Intertec

Building Track 2

TU220: Cross-Laminated Timber

Ed Lisinski, American Wood Council

Building Track 3

TU230: An Open Discussion of Field Inspections

Ryan Smith, City of Columbia Heights

Mechanical

TU240: What you Need to Know about the 2024 Minnesota Commercial Energy Code

Russ Landry, Center for Energy and Environment

12:15–1:45 p.m.

Building Track 1

TU250: Understanding Soil Support of Structure

Building Track 2

TU220: Cross-Laminated Timber

Ed Lisinski, American Wood Council

Building Track 3

TU230: An Open Discussion of Field Inspections

Ryan Smith, City of Columbia Heights

Mechanical

TU240: What you Need to Know about the 2024 Minnesota Commercial Energy Code

Russ Landry, Center for Energy and Environment

2:00–3:30 p.m.

Building Track 1

TU250: Understanding Soil Support of Structure

Building Track 2

TU220: Cross-Laminated Timber

Ed Lisinski, American Wood Council

Building Track 3

TU230: An Open Discussion of Field Inspections

Ryan Smith, City of Columbia Heights

Mechanical

TU240: What You Need to Know about the 2024 Minnesota Commercial Energy Code

Russ Landry, Center for Energy and Environment

Weds., Jan. 24

Wednesday, January 24

8:00–9:30 a.m.

Building Track 1

*W310: 2018 IRC Essentials

John Gibson, International Code Council

Building Track 2

W320: A Guide to Gypsum Association Code Referenced and Online Resources

Greg Woolley, Gypsum Association Technical Advisor 

Building Track 3

W330: Fireblocking and Draftstopping

Russell Thornburg, Thornburg Code Services

Mechanical

W340: Step by Step of Inspecting Commercial Kitchen Ventilation (CKV) from Hoods, Ducts and Fans Including Capture Containments. The Do’s and Don’ts and What to Look For to Get to a Compliant System

Gary Reinsberg, City of Saint Paul; Mark Rossi, UMN

9:45–11:15 a.m.

Building Track 1

*W310: 2018 IRC Essentials

John Gibson, International Code Council

Building Track 2

W320: A Guide to Gypsum Association Code Referenced and Online Resources

Greg Woolley, Gypsum Association Technical Advisor 

Building Track 3

W330: Fireblocking and Draftstopping

Russell Thornburg, Thornburg Code Services

Mechanical

W340: Step by Step of Inspecting Commercial Kitchen Ventilation (CKV) from Hoods, Ducts and Fans Including Capture Containments. The Do’s and Don’ts and What to Look For to Get to a Compliant System

Gary Reinsberg, City of Saint Paul; Mark Rossi, UMN

12:15–1:45 p.m.

Building Track 1

*W310: 2018 IRC Essentials

John Gibson, International Code Council

Building Track 2

Building Track 3

W360: The Low-Down on Spray Foam, Including Thermal and Ignition Barriers

Russell Thornburg, Thornburg Code Services

Mechanical

W340: Step by Step of Inspecting Commercial Kitchen Ventilation (CKV) from Hoods, Ducts and Fans Including Capture Containments. The Do’s and Don’ts and What to Look For to Get to a Compliant System

Gary Reinsberg, City of Saint Paul; Mark Rossi, UMN

2:00–3:30 p.m.

Building Track 1

*W310: 2018 IRC Essentials

John Gibson, International Code Council

Building Track 2

Building Track 3

W360: The Low-Down on Spray Foam, Including Thermal and Ignition Barriers

Russell Thornburg, Thornburg Code Services

Mechanical

W340: Step by Step of Inspecting Commercial Kitchen Ventilation (CKV) from Hoods, Ducts and Fans Including Capture Containments. The Do’s and Don’ts and What to Look For to Get to a Compliant System

Gary Reinsberg, City of Saint Paul; Mark Rossi, UMN

Thursday, Jan 25

Thursday, January 25

8:00–9:30 a.m.

Building Track 1

*TH410: Transition from the 2018 IBC to the 2024 IBC

Doug Thornburg, ICC

Building Track 2

TH420: Wood Wall Framing: Tall Wall, Narrow Wall

Adam Barthel, Rum River Consultants

Building Track 3

TH430: Fire-Resistant Construction: Two-Family Dwelling and Townhouses

Russell Thornburg, Thornburg Code Services

Housing

TH440: Mental Health and Housing

Jayme Kolbo, MA, LPCC

9:45–11:15 a.m.

Building Track 1

*TH410: Transition from the 2018 IBC to the 2024 IBC

Doug Thornburg, ICC

Building Track 2

TH420: Wood Wall Framing: Tall Wall, Narrow Wall

Adam Barthel, Rum River Consultants

Building Track 3

TH430: Fire-Resistant Construction: Two-Family Dwelling and Townhouses

Russell Thornburg, Thornburg Code Services

Housing

TH450: Understanding Hoarding

Louise Kurzeka

12:15–1:45 p.m.

Building Track 1

*TH410: Transition from the 2018 IBC to the 2024 IBC

Doug Thornburg, ICC

Building Track 2

TH460: Special Inspections: Is Someone Cutting on Your Project?

Chris Kehl, Braun Intertec Corporation

Building Track 3

TH430: Fire-Resistant Construction: Two-Family Dwelling and Townhouses

Russell Thornburg, Thornburg Code Services

Housing

TH470: Public Health Nuisances: Identifying, Defining, Responding and Managing

Joe Jurusic

 

2:00–3:30 p.m.

Building Track 1

*TH410: Transition from the 2018 IBC to the 2024 IBC

Doug Thornburg, ICC

Building Track 2

TH460: Special Inspections: Is Someone Cutting on Your Project?

Chris Kehl, Braun Intertec Corporation

Building Track 3

TH430: Fire-Resistant Construction: Two-Family Dwelling and Townhouses

Russell Thornburg, Thornburg Code Services

Housing

TH480: Animal Hoarding

Ashley Pudas, Animal Humane Investigator

Friday, Jan. 26

Friday, January 26

8:00–9:30 a.m.

Building Track 1

*F510: On-Site Septic Systems: Local Government Unit Continuing Education 

Building Track 2

F520: Tools of the Digital Trade: How to Implement and Maximize Electronic Plan Review Platforms

Brandon Holmes

Building Track 3

F530: Plan Review and Inspection of Firestop Systems

Rich Walke, Creative Technology Inc.

Housing

F540: Effective DEI Training

Jimmi Langemo

9:45–11:15 a.m.

Building Track 1

*F510: On-Site Septic Systems: Local Government Unit Continuing Education 

Building Track 2

F520: Tools of the Digital Trade: How to Implement and Maximize Electronic Plan Review Platforms

Adam Griffen, e-PlanSoft 

Building Track 3

F530: Plan Review and Inspection of Firestop Systems

Rich Walke, Creative Technology Inc.

Housing

F540: Effective DEI Training

Jimmi Langemo

12:15–1:45 p.m.

Building Track 1

*F510: On-Site Septic Systems: Local Government Unit Continuing Education 

Building Track 2

F520: Tools of the Digital Trade: How to Implement and Maximize Electronic Plan Review Platforms

Brandon Holmes

Building Track 3

F530: Plan Review and Inspection of Firestop Systems

Rich Walke, Creative Technology Inc.

Housing

F540: Effective DEI Training

Jimmi Langemo

2:00–3:30 p.m.

Building Track 1

*F510: On-Site Septic Systems: Local Government Unit Continuing Education 

Building Track 2

F520: Tools of the Digital Trade: How to Implement and Maximize Electronic Plan Review Platforms

Brandon Holmes

Building Track 3

F530: Plan Review and Inspection of Firestop Systems

Rich Walke, Creative Technology Inc.

Housing

F540: Effective DEI Training

Jimmi Langemo