Codes and Standards

How Are They Different and How are Codes Developed?

Date: 20 May 2021

Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm EST 

Join the Women in Standards for an Overview of Codes and Standards

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“Building codes specify minimum standards for the construction of buildings.” – Penn State

Learn about other types of codes and how they are developed in this interactive tutorial.

Upcoming webinar on Codes and Standards, How Are They Different and How are Codes Developed?

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Event Summary

What is a code?

Joining us from the International Code Council, Sara Yerkes will be

    • Providing an overview of the Codes development process.
    • Highlighting the elements that make the governmental consensus process different from the standards development process.

Attendees will gain a better understanding of the similarities and differences between codes and standards and how they are used and be able to better understand the sectoral approach of the US Standards System.

Presented by Sara Yerkes, Senior Vice President of Government Relations at the International Code Council

Date: May 20, 2021

Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Cost: $35 (*Free for Women in Standards Pro & SDO Members, Become a Pro Member Today)

Location: Zoom meeting, meeting details will be emailed to registrants prior to the event.

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