Monthly Archives: August 2013

Beyond Sustainability – Regenerative Landscapes

A Forum on the Environment Program Friday, September 21, 2013 Noon Free and open to all! 1.5 CES LUs How do we build resilient urban environments that support local ecosystems and biodiversity?  Now more than ever, it is critical that … Continue reading

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Creating & Working with 3D Roof Objects

A Vectorworks Users Group Tuesday, September 10, 2013 7-9pm All are welcome! 1.5 CES LUs At this meeting, we will look into the two main methods of modeling roofs.  We will look into the Create Roof Command and also the … Continue reading

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3D Laser Scanning in Building – Construction Applications

A Revit User Group Tuesday, September 10, 2013 11:30-1pm Free, please RSVP as Ideate provides lunch! From as- built surveys in BIM (Building Information Model) applications, to QA/QC surveys and material stockpile measurements, 3D Laser Scanning technology is quickly becoming … Continue reading

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Regional Design for Aging September Committee Meeting

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 Noon AIA San Francisco, 130 Sutter Street,  Suite 600 San Francisco Free and open to all, bring your own lunch! AGENDA– Update on our web development CDDIC and National AIA DFA Knowledge Community updates A personal design … Continue reading

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Habitat for Humanity Build Day

Saturday, September 28, 2013 8:30am-4pm 9507 Edes Avenue, Oakland 94603 Suggested donation to cover supplies, etc: $20; please mail a check by Sept. 23 (made payable to Habitat for Humanity EB/SV) to AIA East Bay, 1405 Clay Street, Oakland, CA … Continue reading

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Design Tour: West Berkeley Public Library

Friday, September 6, 2013 Noon 1125 University Avenue at San Pablo, Berkeley, 94602 $5 AIA East Bay Members; $10 Non-members Click here to register All must bring their own hard hat, vest and wear appropriate shoes. Join AIA East Bay … Continue reading

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2013 Design Awards

2013 AIA East Bay Design Awards Click here for project images. Honor Award Physical Sciences & Engineering Center, Foothills Community College Los Altos Hills, CA Architect: Ratcliff Photographer: David Wakely Photography Merit Awards Los Gatos Library, Los Gatos, CA Architect: … Continue reading

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Thousand Home Challenge: Deep Energy Retrofit on a Tight Budget

A Small Firm Forum program Thursday, September 5, 2013 Noon-1:30pm Free AIA members; $3 non-members (bring your own lunch–drinks provided!) 1.5 CES Lus New residential construction shall achieve zero net energy by 2020. Join Jan Stensland, Inside Matters, who will … Continue reading

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ArchiCAD User Group: Customizing Composites with the New Building Materials

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 6-8pm Free and open to all! 1.5 CES LUs During this User Group we will examine methods to create, manage and edit Composites using the new Building Materials settings introduced in ArchiCAD 17 which will include … Continue reading

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Shingle Style at Builders Booksource Tonight

Thursday,  August 15th. 7 – 9 pm Shingle Style: Living in San Francisco’s Brown Shingles With Architect Author Lucia Howard, AIA  Builders Booksource in Berkeley invites you for an evening with local author, and Architect (Ace Architects), Lucia Howard. Shingle … Continue reading

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