On Friday October 19th, the New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) will provide several presentations to inform design professionals and the construction industry about important design considerations and about conducting inspections in the City. The full day event will begin with a keynote speech by DOB's First Deputy Commissioner Thomas Fariello R.A., who will discuss recent developments and an update on the online filing system being implemented by the department.
Schedule of Events:
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM: - Registration & Continental Breakfast.
9:00 AM: Keynote Speaker: Thomas Fariello, R.A., Deputy Commissioner of the NYC Department of Buildings.
9:20 AM: Eric Macfarlane, PE, M.ASCE; Deputy Commissioner NYC Dept of Design & Construction (DDC).
10:30 AM: Dan Eschenasy, PE, F.SEI, SECB, DOB's Chief Structural Engineer
11:40 AM: Lunch - on your own.
1:10 PM: Timothy Lynch, PE; Forensic Engineering Unit, NYC DOB.
3:30 PM: Holly Savoia PE; Director of Sustainability Enforcement, NYC DOB.