Monthly Archives: July 2012

Photography: Getting the Most for Your Money

Photography: Getting the Most for Your Money Thursday, September 27, 2012 Noon – 1:30pm Location: Dahlin Group, 5865 Owens Drive, Pleasanton Free and open to all. Click here to RSVP. Please note this is a Pleasanton Program Photographer Treve Johnson, … Continue reading

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Net Zero/Passive House

Friday, July 27 Noon- 1:30 A presentation of the Forum on the Environment Prudence Ferreira will present the impacts of climate change on water availability, power service, ecosystem destruction, pose a serious and urgent challenge to the design and construction … Continue reading

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The Wood Revolution: Inspiring Architecture

Thursday, July 26 Noon-1:30 Pleasanton program: Dahlin Group, 5865 Owens Drive, Pleasanton Free, open to all Click here to RSVP. Speaker: Lisa Podesto As a structural building component, wood offers many environmental benefits, including the ability to maximize carbon storage … Continue reading

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The Oakland Streetcar Plan

The Oakland Streetcar Plan Monday, August 6 Noon Open to all; bring a lunch! 1 CES LU The Oakland Streetcar Plan explores the potential for a streetcar system as an engine of economic development and smart growth in Oakland and … Continue reading

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Traditional Japanese Joinery For Today

August Small Firm Forum Thursday, August 2, 2012 12 noon to 1:30pm Traditional Japanese Joinery For Today Speaker: Jay Van Arsdale Program Description: Joinery is the basic wood to wood connection and has been around the construction site for millennium … Continue reading

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Urban Open Space Design – Transformations

Thursday, July 19 Noon Free and open to all Please RSVP to events@aiaeb.org for seating set-up Presented by the Historic Preservation Committee 10,000 Steps  ‘A documentary about four Oakland historic urban squares’ This documentary traces how changing needs have acted … Continue reading

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ArchiCAD User Group: An Overview of ArchiCAD 16 & Using BIM for Early Design

Wednesday, July 11 6-8pm Click here to RSVP, refreshments provided by ArchVista. During this User Group we will review the new features of ArchiCAD 16 including the Morph Tool, integrated energy analysis and the new web portal bimcomponents.com as well … Continue reading

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Mapping the Territory of Latin American Women in Modern Architecture

Thursday, July 12 6-7:30pm Please RSVP to events@aiaeb.org– this event is free and open to all! Please join the Women in Architecture this Thursday, July 12th at 6:00pm for our July event “Mapping the territory of Latin American women in Modern … Continue reading

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