01/06/23: LIVE INTERACTIVE WEBINAR, Reliability-Based Structural Design for Fire - Third Repeat Presentation, Friday, January 6, 2023, 12pm-1pm Eastern
At the end of this webinar, you will be able to:
- Explain what differentiates reliability-based structural design for fire from the conventional method.
- Demonstrate the behavior of structural systems under fire conditions as it relates to the protection of public safety.
- Explore recent industry advances pertaining to reliability-based structural design for fire and how they safeguard the public welfare.
- Discuss the potential benefits of adopting reliability-based structural design for fire on building projects to protect the public safety.
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT: Kevin LaMalva, P.E.
Kevin LaMalva joined Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH) in 2007 and is professionally registered as a Fire Protection Engineer and Civil Engineer. Referenced by industry as a “champion” and a “luminary,” he serves as Chair of the ASCE/SEI Fire Protection Committee, and is a member of numerous industry committees that conduct research and develop standards for structural fire safety. His work experience spans many areas of fire safety and structural engineering. He has been awarded the distinction of 2017 ENR Newsmaker for serving the “best interests of the construction industry and the public.”