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Saturday, September 27 | 9 am – 4 pm
Sunday, September 28 | 9 am – 4 pm

The Bob Fowler Memorial Motorcycle Ride
Mark your calendar for a ride to Key West Florida for the 11th Annual Bob Fowler Memorial Motorcycle Ride.  The ride will be departing from Fort Lauderdale prior to the start of the ICC 2014 Conference. We will ride to Key West  from Fort Lauderdale traveling along the edge of the Everglades on Krome Ave into the Florida Keys via Old Card Sound Road, which will encompass Key Biscayne down through Key Largo, Islamorada and Marathon over the Seven Mile Bridge to Key West. A commemorative tee shirt is included in the registration fee.

Click here for registration form and rental information.

 

Sunday, September 28 | 7 am
Chapter Pre-Conference Event
Let’s go fishing in Fort Lauderdale!!!
Bahia Mar Marina slip I 903 Deep-sea fishing on the Flamingo 801 Seabees
The cost will be $50.00 per person.
Tackle, bait, food and soft drinks are included.
Please register by August 10, 2014.
Call 561-573-1717 for registration instructions.
Mail Checks to: BOIEA, 1126 South Federal Highway, Suite 394 Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Identify on the check: ICC Fishing with amount and names of Fishermen
Register Here

 

Sunday, September 28 | 4 – 7 pm
Monday, September 29 | 3 – 7 pm

ICC Resume Clinic
ICC will offer conference attendees the chance to receive individual advice on resumes and cover letters. Sponsored by Sequence Staffing, Frank De Safey and Craig Travis in addition to private and public sector hiring managers, organization fellows, and division officers, and other volunteers will spend 15-20 minutes with attendees reviewing resumes and offering customized job search advice. Click here for more information.
 

Sunday, September 28 | 5 – 7 pm
David “The Cobra Kid” Weathers from America’s Got Talent will sign autographs
Sponsored by
David has appeared on Jay Leno, Jackass Number Two, Venom 911, Jackass 2.5, Jackass 3D, 1000 Ways to Die, I See Dead People (And They're Cracking Me Up), I Was Bitten – Episode #1.3, Untamed & Uncut, Amazing Attacks, Cobra Attack, Cook What You Catch – Rattlesnake Chili, Jackass 2.5, Wildboyz (Brazil II, Florida 2, Costa Rica, Florida), Venom 911 & Ripley's Believe It or Not! See David in action.

 

Sunday, September 28 | 7 – 11 pm
Meet and Greet the Candidates
 

Monday, September 29  | 12:15 – 1:15 pm
Networking Luncheon
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Frank De Safey and Craig Travis of Sequence Staffing will speak and offer their professional knowledge, experience and expertise on developing a productive network in an employment landscape that's shifted radically over the past few years. Learn more.
 

Monday, September 29 | 3 – 7 pm
Jimmy Riffle from Gator Boys will sign autographs
Sponsored by
Jimmy has been working with native and exotic wildlife since he was 11 years old. Jimmy studied under Mike "Skeet" Johns at the alligator zoo Native Village in Hollywood, Florida, on the Seminole Indian reservation, working alongside dozens of experts to learn everything he possibly could about wild animals. Click here for more.

 

Monday, September 29 | 7 – 11 pm
Welcome to Fort Lauderdale Reception
The Building Officials Association of Florida (BOAF) welcomes you to Fort Lauderdale. Following the president's reception, BOAF is proud to host a welcoming party in the main lobby of the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center. Attendees are welcome to enjoy a local band playing Margaritaville type music with local desserts, drinks, and a cappuccino bar. We look forward to having you all enjoy our Florida hospitality.

 

Tuesday, September 30 | 8 am – 4:30 pm
Off-Site Building Tour
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This will be an exciting and informative tour of the International Hurricane Research Center (IHRC) at Florida International University. The IHRC is a multi-disciplinary research and education organization focused on a single mission: to reduce hurricane damage and loss of life through more effective wind mitigation. Florida International University is home of the 12-fan Wall of Wind. The Wall of Wind makes Florida International University the largest and most powerful university research facility of its kind and is capable of simulating a Category 5 hurricane – the highest rating on the Saffir-Simspon Hurricane Wind Scale. You will have the opportunity to tour the research center, discuss wind mitigation techniques and observe a wind test of a structure. 

In the afternoon we will tour the Miami Dolphins stadium. The tour will be conducted by the Head of Engineering.  We will tour the premium spaces, such as the Bank United Club Level, Gallery of Legends, Club LIV, the Owners Suite and Miami Dolphins Locker Room, as well as taking a walk on the field where incredible moments are made each week! Lunch will be provided.  Participants must register for the full day and will receive .6 CEUs.

Additional Fee of $50 Applies. The tour option is listed when you register. SOLD OUT!

 

Tuesday, September 30  | 11:30 am – 1 pm
Awards Luncheon
Come join your fellow attendees as we honor this year's recipients of the Gerald H. Jones Code Official of the Year, the ICC Fire Service Award and the ICC Affiliate Award. The Chapter of the Year and Region of the Year winners will be recognized as well. This year's Awards Luncheon guest speaker will be Jeremy Gilstrap, Vice President of Engineering for Simpson Strong-Tie. Hired in 2001, he began his career with the company working as a Branch Engineer supporting the sales force in the Southeastern region of the country. During this time he worked with engineers, architects, building officials, and contractors educating them about design principles with Simpson Strong-Tie products with a heavy focus on high wind design issues. In 2005 Mr. Gilstrap accepted a position as the Manager of Engineering Research and Development where he oversaw the staff responsible for the development of new products and ongoing support of existing products. In 2009 he started the Engineering Services Division of the company where he had managed a group of engineers who provided design services to customers.
 

Tuesday, September 30  | 1:30 – 4:30 pm
ICC Career Planning Workshop
ICC in partnership with Sequence Staffing is offering a three hour in-depth Career Planning Workshop specifically customized to our ICC Members. This is a special opportunity to receive in-depth advice from the employment and branding experts at Sequence Staffing, the premier executive search and recruitment firm committed to providing recruiting and career planning solutions to the building, planning, environmental, engineering, and construction industries throughout the United States and around the world. Remember to bring copies of your resume and cover letter for discussion or possible consideration. Click here to learn more.
 

Tuesday, September 30 | 6 – 10 pm
Annual Banquet
 

Tuesday, September 30 | 10 pm – Midnight
Preview to 2015 Long Beach Reception
Join us for the Welcoming Bash to preview what Southern California has to offer for the 2015 ICC Conference in Long Beach.

 
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