MCE/ADA Day: Accessibility for California Architects
Friday, October 30, 2015
Cost: $110 AIA Members / $150 non-members. Includes coffee and lunch.
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5 CES/HSW/MCE LUs
Presented By: Erick Mikiten, AIA and Craig Williams, CASp
About the Presenters:
Erick Mikiten, AIA is the principal of Mikiten Architecture and was a lecturer and instructor at the University of California, Berkeley for several years. Erick is an expert in design for people with physical disabilities and currently sits on the Building Standards Commission, overseeing the development, adoption and publication of California’s building codes.
Craig Williams, CASp has been the principal for the Sebastopol-based firm Access Consultants for more than 35 years.
At the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:
- Explain the seven principles of universal design
- State at least three key accessibility changes to the California Building Codes that took effect in July 2015
- Give three examples of elements of single and/or multifamily projects that demonstrate well-designed universal design elements.
- Give at least three examples of well-designed interpretations of the ADA/California building code requirements.