Monthly Archives: July 2016

Working with Consultants

A Small Firm Forum Discussion Thursday, August 4, 2016 Noon-1:30pm Free AIA members / $3 Non-members Brown bag lunch (BYO lunch) 1.5 CES LUs SFF Hosts: Maggie Maiers, AIA, Linda Randolph, AIA and Donald Wardlaw, AIA It is probably true that small … Continue reading

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AIA East Bay Pokémon Go Contest

Enter for the chance to win a $25 Amazon, Google Play, or iTunes gift card Let Pokémon Go be your local tour guide! As you discover new places and spaces on your adventures, use the camera to take pictures of … Continue reading

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Training for the 2016 CASp Examination

Presented by The Pacific ADA Center Monday, September 26 – Thursday, September 29, 2016 9am-4pm Location: Elihu M. Harris State Building, Room 10, 1515 Clay Street, Oakland, CA 94612 Cost: $750 (checks or cash only) 20 CES/HSW LUs Diversify your … Continue reading

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SWATT | MIERS ARCHITECTS proudly announces the addition of new Principals to their firm

Pictured here with partners, George Miers, AIA (front left) and Robert Swatt, FAIA (front right), they are Phoebe Wong-Oliveros, AIA; Michael Gale, AIA; Ivan Olds; Julie Liberman, AIA; and Miya Muraki (back row from left to right). Congratulations to our … Continue reading

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RATCLIFF Promotes Gary Jereczek, AIA to Principal and Heidi Bilodeau to Associate Principal

                RATCLIFF announces two senior staff promotions: Gary Jereczek, AIA, to principal of the firm and Heidi Bilodeau to associate principal. “Gary and Heidi are consummate professionals and tireless in their pursuit of excellence in … Continue reading

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Architecture Billings Index Remains on Solid Footing

Highest levels of demand at residential firms in over two years  Buoyed by increasing levels of demand across all project types, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) was positive in June for the fifth consecutive month.  As a leading economic indicator … Continue reading

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CoolTechStuff: Sun Seeker

If you recall, our CoolTech article two months ago was about AR (augmented reality). Well here’s an app you can use right now that uses AR to help you view solar exposure at any time, date, or place in the world. What … Continue reading

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Path to Licensure Workshop

How to get licensed in California Wednesday, July 27, 2016 6pm-8pm Cost: Free AIA East Bay Members and Employees of Chapter Member Firms / $5 non-members. Pizza and beverages will be provided. Click here to register. This workshop is for … Continue reading

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The Informed Decision: Choosing by Advantages, an Overview and Workshop

LCI Northern California Community of Practice presents Wednesday, August 10, 2016 5:30-7:30pm LCI/AIA Members: $55.00 / Guests: $75.00 / Public Sector Owners, Non-Profit Owners Representatives: Free / Academic: $30 Click here to register. Please join us as we review the Choosing By Advantages decision making … Continue reading

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The Myth of our Code and the “One-Earthquake Building” Webinar

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 Noon-1pm Free lunchtime webinar Click here to RSVP 1 HSW/LU CU Most of the general public and even many of us in the A/E world, subscribe to a huge misconception about the intent of our building … Continue reading

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