Monthly Archives: March 2012

Tips from the Clients Point of View: Women in Architecture

Thursday, April 12 6pm Free and open to all. Please RSVP for catering counts. A Joint Program of the Organization of Women Architects and the AIA East Bay Women In Architecture Forum. Owner’s Representatives for federal, local government and private … Continue reading

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Speed Mentoring

Tuesday, April 3 6pm Free; reception follows Fostering a link between Emerging Architects and Mentors through short and lively conversations, Speed Mentoring encourages architects of all ages and areas of practice to share their experience with the next generation. Mentors … Continue reading

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Sustainable Design Case Study, A House by Cathy Schwabe, AIA

Thursday, April 5, 2012 Noon-1:30pm Small Firm Forum: Four of the more innovative sustainable features of a new Green Point Rated Palo Alto residence will be presented on April 5th at the chapter office from 12:00pm to 1:30pm by the … Continue reading

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Proper Use of Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF)

Proper Use of Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF) in High Performance Buildings Designing an Air Barrier System into the Building Envelope Two locations/dates! Tuesday, March 27–Lunch Provided Noon-1pm AIA East Bay, 1405 Clay Street, Oakland, CA 94612 Click here to RSVP: … Continue reading

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Avoiding Hot Water: CAB Enforcements

Barry Williams, AIA and  Bob Carter, AIA, are architects who serve on the California Architects Board’s Enforcements Committee. They’ll talk about some of the “bonehead” things architects do that get them into hot water. More importantly, they’ll explain how to … Continue reading

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Partners in Preservation Awards

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: 2012 PARTNERS IN PRESERVATION AWARDS  About the Award:  Each year, the Oakland Heritage Alliance honors individuals, organizations, agencies, institutions, projects and programs demonstrating a commitment to excellence in historic preservation. In doing so, they hope to inspire … Continue reading

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Call for Artists: Pt. Emery Sculptural/Environmental Art Installation

Pt. Emery Sculptural/Environmental Art Installation — For the full RFQ, please visit the City of Emeryville’s open bids page at http://ca-emeryville.civicplus.com/bids.aspx The City of Emeryville invites artists and design professionals, as individuals or teams, to submit qualifications for the design … Continue reading

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IDP & the ARE: Weathering the Storm

Tuesday, March 20th 6pm Free, includes networking reception Let’s face it, getting an architectural license is hard. There’s paperwork, bureaucracy, expenses, time–all in addition to studying and proving that you have the right stuff to be an architect. Come to … Continue reading

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Communications & the Professional Practice

Thursday, March 15 Noon-1:30pm Free; bring your lunch Join AIA East Bay at noon on Thursday, March 15 for a round table discussion on improving communication to build your business plus keeping up with communication technology. This discussion is appropriate … Continue reading

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Building Systems Prep Seminar

If you’re a licensure candidate planning to take the Building Systems ARE in the next 2-6 months, we strongly encourage you to register for the upcoming three-day Building Systems Prep Seminar at AIA East Bay. March 17, 24, 31 10am … Continue reading

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