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OBOA/FBOA Joint Conference 2020

30thAnnual Joint Conference

Presented by OBOA and FBOA
November 1-3, 2020

Fairlawn Hilton/Doubletree Campus
3180 W Market St. Akron, Ohio 44333


Full Conference
includes all Sunday, Monday and Tuesday Education (up to 18 hours total) as well as Sunday Welcome Event, Monday evening Reception and Awards Banquet and lunch on Monday and Tuesday

Sunday Education: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. 3 hours of education. 

Sunday Welcome Event: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Beverages/cocktails, heavy appetizers, band, indoor putt-putt and other golf skill challenges with prizes.   

Monday Education: 7:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. OBOA business meeting, 7 hours education including mandatory BBS certification credits on Ethics, Chapter 1-Code Administration and Chapter 34-Existing Buildings, lunch, snacks and beverages.

Monday Awards Banquet: 6:00-9:00 p.m. 2 hours open bar, banquet, awards and after hours hospitality room. 

Tuesday Education: 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 8 hours of education



Sunday: Welcome Event 6:00-9:00 p.m. same as above

Monday: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Tour, transportation, entrance fee and lunch allowance included.

Tuesday: Art class, lunch, shopping

Welcome package and door prizes. Contact Ernie Sellers 330-705-7690 or Don Walker at 330-428-5982 for questions. Program subject to change based on number of applicants.


ACCOMMODATIONS: A block of rooms are set aside at the Fairlawn Hilton or Double Tree at $139 plus applicable taxes per night, includes guest breakfast and parking, mention you are with the Ohio Building Officials. For reservations, please call: (330) 867-5000.


Mail Payment to Five County Building Association, PO Box 80152, Akron Ohio 44308

OBOA/FBOA Joint Conference
Registration Fees
Early Bird
after 2/25
Full Conference $350 $450 $450
Companion Program $150 $200 -
Companion Banquet $50 $100 -
A' Le Carte Registration
Sunday Education $50 $100 $100
Sunday Welcome Event $50 $100 $100
Monday Education & Lunch $100 $150 $150
Monday Awards Banquet $50 $100 $100
Tuesday Education & Lunch $100 $150 $150
Notes! Early Bird registrations must be submitted online or postmarked by 10/10/20. No refunds will be issued for cancellations. Companion Program cost does not include Monday Banquet, please purchase separately.



Sunday, November 01, 2020 to Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Hilton Akron Fairlawn
Hilton Akron Fairlawn
3180 West Market Street
Akron, OH  44333

(855) 680-3239
David Molnar
Conference Committee Chair
Angela Cavanaugh
Event Coordinator
Christopher J Mong
Education Coordinator
Nicholas L Montan
Registration Coordinator
Ernest E Sellers Jr.
Companion Coordinator
Registration is required
Payment in Full In Advance Or At Event
Activities/Items    (Click the down-arrow to the left of the activity/item to view the details)
500 Full Conference Registration
501 Sunday Education
590 Sunday Welcome Event
601 Monday Education
610 Opening Ceremonies
650 Monday Lunch
690 Reception and Annual Banquet
701 Tuesday Education
750 Tuesday Lunch
C50 Companion Program
C61 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Tour
C62 Monday Companion Lunch
C71 Art Class & Shopping