AIAPF NEWSLETTERS Online Courses
UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS...
SECO NEW AMERICAN RESTAURANT
Join us at this fun social. Have drink with us at our September RestauranTour. This is a great opportunity to see cool spaces and to begin networking and meeting new friends. Seco features New American cuisine, a vibrant, contemporary space and a lively bar / lounge with a sexy vibe.
MEET WITH NCARB 10/6
AIA San Fernando Valley has arranged a meeting for Associates to meet with NCARB architects who can answer questions such as: • IDP changing to AXP, • Old ARE exam, • Transition to new exam, • New ways to get old experience credits for licensing, • Signing up for transcripts, • And many more issues that YOU want to discuss.
Pizza and drinks served -- this event is FREE to ALL AIA Associate members - no matter which AIA chapter you belong to!!! ($5 for non- AIA Associates.)
The meeting will be held at the chapter offices. RSVPs are a MUST! Space is limited. For further information, please contact Leslie Nathan, AIA. Executive Director, 818.907.7151 or firstname.lastname@example.org
FRIDAY FORUM 10/7
ALTERNATIVE BUSINESS ROUTES FOR ARCHITECTS
You earned your architecture degree and now you're licensed or on the path to licensure. What can you do as a licensed architect? Regardless of what stage of your career you are in, we want to show you the true value of an architect. Join us to hear the story behind successful professionals and learn how they applied their knowledge gained thru training, practice, and experience to conquer other businesses.
BIRDHOUSE COMPETITION 10/15
AIACC HEALTHCARE FACILITIES FORUM 10/20
Don’t miss out on the 2016 Healthcare Facilities Forum held at the stunning Steelcase WorkLife Center in downtown Los Angeles! Join us as professionals across multiple industries come together to learn, discuss, and shape future trends in healthcare. In our fast-paced communities, we must pivot and respond to needs, advancements, and technology within the healthcare industry. Key factors are integrating these changes with the existing structure and retrofitting our approach to be more responsive to needs within our neighborhoods.
Join us as we explore this collision of industries and examine the changing dynamics at the intersection of Architecture and Healthcare with special presentations by Dr. Andrew Ibrahim and Dr. John Mattison. With over 150+ professionals across industries, we come together to learn, discuss, and shape future trends in healthcare. Cap off the day with networking and an excellent wine and cheese reception at the Steelcase showroom. Event runs 7:30am-5:00pm.
CSI-AIAPF FALL CLASSIC GOLF TOURNAMENT 10/21
Get ready for tee time with CSI and the chapter! We'll be at Pacific Palms Resort for a great day on the green followed by an opportunity to network during the BBQ. Need info? Interested in being a sponsor? Contact: Craig Mount, 323.377.5571 or David Ross 858.395.2042.
NOW NEXT FUTURE I TECHNOLOGY 10/28
A one-day provocative conference focused on how technology enables design – now, next, and in the future for the architectural profession in California. The AIACC is bringing together architects, designers, emerging talent, and affiliates to inspire new ways of thinking about the future of design, practice, and the built environment through examples of their work and case studies. Technology is evolving at unprecedented rates and transforming our pencils into stylus and our spectacles into Virtual Reality headgear. At this event, you will experience design from those who are pioneering these technologies into their practices, and be inspired to where the future can bring you!
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COMMUNITY EVENTS OF INTEREST...
USC SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE / FACADE TECTONICS WORLD CONGRESS 10/10-11
The design, engineering, manufacturing, construction and management of building enclosures. Blind peer-reviewed papers and presentations by an outstanding group of more than 75 speakers. Learn more/register.
National Organization of Minority Architects 2016 NOMA Conference 10/12-15
The National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) International Conference & Exposition is pleased to invite you to EXPRESS YOURSELF at our 44th Annual Conference at the Westin Los Angeles World Airport October 12th - 15th 2016. The creative flame burns brightly in Southern California, so be sure to claim your place alongside 500 Conference attendees - friends, colleagues, and the NOMA family - from across North America and beyond.
Powerful III: Participate in a Success-Full Symposium 10/20
POWERFUL is the AIA|LA's third conference featuring inspirational and energetic presentations that showcase women who are leading the design profession. Proven practices for achieving success are shared, and Partners and Principals who have reinvented protocols within their own offices to support the professional development of women present new conventions for success. PRESENTED IN CONJUNCTION WITH: WiA (Women in Architecture), Association of Women in Architecture + Design (AWA+D) and to the National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) Their recent Speed Talks event, co-sponsored by AWA+D and SoCalNOMA was attended by a diverse and energized crowd of over 90 participants. Learn more/register
Green California Schools and Community Colleges Summit 11/2-3
California has long been on the leading edge of the green schools movement; it was here that the nation’s first green building rating program for K-12 schools was created. Through the Education and the Environment Initiative, the state created the country's first K-12 environmental literacy curriculum.
The first - and the largest - statewide green school event, the Summit celebrates its tenth anniversary in 2016. It provides a unique opportunity for leaders from the nation's largest public education system to discover new ways to create healthy, efficient learning environments. Info/Register