Building Inspectors Institute

Building Inspectors

2016 Building Inspectors Institute
April 20-22 |Lake Lawn Resort, Delavan
2400 East Geneva Street, Delavan, WI 5311 
Phone: 800-338-5253

Thank you to our Speakers & Exhibitors and to our Attendees!



Agenda and Registration Form (PDF)

Guest Program (PDF)

Your attendance at the Building Inspectors Institute was a smart investment in you and your municipality.  Thank you for attending!  

2016 AGENDA


Credits: 12 hours Commercial Building Inspector Certification, 12 hours UDC Construction Inspector Certification, 6 hours UDC HVAC Inspector Certification (the expiration date for course approval is Feb. 6, 2019)
  1. Wednesday April 20
  2. Thursday April 21
  3. Friday April 22

Wednesday, April 20

8:00 Registration

9:30 General Session
Mike Reuter, City Building Official, Cuba City, President, Wisconsin Building Inspectors Association, presiding

Introduction & Invocation

Welcome Address
Delavan Mayor Mel Nieuwenhuis

9:45 Legislative Update
Jerry Deschane, Executive Director, League of Wisconsin  Municipalities

10:15 Dept. of Safety & Professional Services Update
  Dave Ross, Secretary; Robin Zentner, DSPS

11:00 Combating Professional Stupidity
Gabe Gabrielson, Executive Director, Local Government Resources

12:00 Lunch (on your own)

1:30 Concurrent Sessions
1) Kitchen Hoods, Accessories & Associate Accessories
Randy Dahmen, DSPS
2) High Speed-High Performance Fire Rated Doors
Jeff Wendt; Chad Steinke, Rytec Doors

3:00 Break

3:15 Concurrent Sessions
3) Fire Rated Assemblies; Door and Duct Penetrations
Randy Dahmen, DSPS
4) Building Science Meets Building Codes
Randy Fenske, Wausau Supply

5:00 Products/Services Display and Reception

Wednesday, April 20

8:00 Registration

9:30 General Session
Mike Reuter, City Building Official, Cuba City, President, Wisconsin  Building Inspectors Association, presiding

Introduction & Invocation

Welcome Address
Delevan Mayor Mel Nieuwenhuis

9:45 Legislative Update
Jerry Deschane, Executive Director, League of Wisconsin  Municipalities

10:15 Dept. of Safety & Professional Services Update
  Dave Ross, Secretary; Robin Zentner, DSPS

11:00 Combating Professional Stupidity
Gabe Gabrielson, Executive Director, Local Government Resources

12:00 Lunch (on your own)

1:30 Concurrent Sessions
1) Kitchen Hoods, Accessories & Associate Accessories
Randy Dahmen, DSPS
2) High Speed-High Performance Fire Rated Doors
Jeff Wendt; Chad Steinke, Rytek Doors

3:00 Break

3:15 Concurrent Sessions
3) Fire Rated Assemblies; Door and Duct Penetrations
Randy Dahmen, DSPS
4) Building Science Meets Building Codes
Randy Fenske, Wausau Supply

5:00 Products/Services Display and Reception

Wednesday, April 20

8:00 Registration

9:30 General Session
Mike Reuter, City Building Official, Cuba City, President, Wisconsin  Building Inspectors Association, presiding

Introduction & Invocation

Welcome Address
Delevan Mayor Mel Nieuwenhuis

9:45 Legislative Update
Jerry Deschane, Executive Director, League of Wisconsin  Municipalities

10:15 Dept. of Safety & Professional Services Update
  Dave Ross, Secretary; Robin Zentner, DSPS

11:00 Combating Professional Stupidity
Gabe Gabrielson, Executive Director, Local Government Resources

12:00 Lunch (on your own)

1:30 Concurrent Sessions
1) Kitchen Hoods, Accessories & Associate Accessories
Randy Dahmen, DSPS
2) High Speed-High Performance Fire Rated Doors
Jeff Wendt; Chad Steinke, Rytek Doors

3:00 Break

3:15 Concurrent Sessions
3) Fire Rated Assemblies; Door and Duct Penetrations
Randy Dahmen, DSPS
4) Building Science Meets Building Codes
Randy Fenske, Wausau Supply

5:00 Products/Services Display and Reception

Wednesday, April 20

8:00 Registration

9:30 General Session
Mike Reuter, City Building Official, Cuba City, President, Wisconsin  Building Inspectors Association, presiding

Introduction & Invocation

Welcome Address
Delevan Mayor Mel Nieuwenhuis

9:45 Legislative Update
Jerry Deschane, Executive Director, League of Wisconsin  Municipalities

10:15 Dept. of Safety & Professional Services Update
  Dave Ross, Secretary; Robin Zentner, DSPS

11:00 Combating Professional Stupidity
Gabe Gabrielson, Executive Director, Local Government Resources

12:00 Lunch (on your own)

1:30 Concurrent Sessions
1) Kitchen Hoods, Accessories & Associate Accessories
Randy Dahmen, DSPS
2) High Speed-High Performance Fire Rated Doors
Jeff Wendt; Chad Steinke, Rytek Doors

3:00 Break

3:15 Concurrent Sessions
3) Fire Rated Assemblies; Door and Duct Penetrations
Randy Dahmen, DSPS
4) Building Science Meets Building Codes
Randy Fenske, Wausau Supply

5:00 Products/Services Display and Reception
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