Have an attendance code? Sign In to enter it. This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors John "Buddy" Showalter, P.E. Buddy Showalter, P.E. is a senior staff engineer with the International Code Council's (ICC) product development group. He develops technical resources in support of the structural provisions of the International Building Code and International Residential Code. He is the project lead in the development of Mass Timber Buildings and the IBC and associated education programs, jointly developed by ICC and the American Wood Council (AWC). Showalter has also been a member of the editorial board for STRUCTURE magazine for more than 15 years.