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WOBO is pleased to provide the following opportunities for development.


Building Safety Leadership Experience

New for 2023, the Building Safety Leadership Experience* provides a unique opportunity for members to engage with leaders and stakeholders at the International Code Council Annual Conference and Expo.

Participants will attend a series of events throughout the conference, learning about Code Council governance, the Code Council’s Chapter program and the Membership Councils.

Advance your career and optimize your conference experience by applying for this new program. The deadline to apply is July 15.

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International Building Regulatory Stocktake:  Australia, New Zealand and the U.S.

Join the Association of Australian Certifiers (AAC), the Building Officials Institute of New Zealand (BOINZ) and the International Code Council (ICC) for an informative and interactive FREE webinar* that explores the three different systems of building control in Australia, New Zealand and the United States.

Find out how partnering with like-minded international organizations can broaden awareness for building safety professionals in all three countries and beyond.

Tuesday, July 11, 2023 – 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM CT (UTC -5:00)

Sealants and Adhesives with BASA (11 July 2023)

We’ll be talking to Lorna Williams from the British Adhesives and Sealants Association about current challengesand BASA’s role in supporting the sector. 


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Structural Timber with the STA (13 September 2023)

Join us as we discuss all things structural timber with Andrew Carpenter from the Structural Timber Association. We’ll be talking about how structural timber can support the development of more sustainable and energy-efficient buildings and the STA’s role in the industry.

• How can structural timber support the development of more sustainable buildings?

• How can timber frames be used safely in the building of new homes?

• How can timber homes support the well-being agenda?

• Can we improve the energy efficiency of new homes using timber?

• What steps can be taken to reduce our reliance on imported timber?

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Building Safety Act Part 3 (11 October 2023)

The next instalment of our regular updates on the Building Safety Act and its adoption by the industry. 


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