November 6, 2017-December 18, 2017
Locations in Napa TBA
$50 AIA Members and employees of chapter member firms/$75 Non-members
Click here to register
AIA East Bay’s ARE Bootcamp will provide a structured, rigorous study group for the Project Development & Documentation section of the ARE 5.0, with the goal of every person passing. Bootcamp meets Mondays in Napa (location TBD) beginning Monday, October 23 for eight weeks: 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 11/27, 12/4, 12/11.
This Bootcamp is not a casual program, nor is it lecture format. Participants are required to sign up for the PD&D exam between December 19, 2017 – January 9, 2017.
Questions? Contact Sidney Sweeney at 510/464-3600 or email@example.com
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Free and open to all. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Location: 360 17th St., #200, Oakland
Emerging Professionals are invited to Lowney Architecture to tour the firm, discuss recent projects and network over light food and beverage.
Lowney Architecture, based in Oakland, CA, was founded by Ken Lowney in 2003 and has quickly grown into one of the area’s leading practices, actively engaged in improving the city through its projects and other civic engagements. Project expertise includes grocery stores, retail, multi-family housing, high-rises, restaurants, offices, renovation, parking structures and master planning.
Lowney has won acclaim for its vertical grocery store and prefabricated modular multifamily housing designs, including the Golden Nugget Award and AIA. The firm has consistently been ranked by The San Francisco Business Times as one of top 100 fastest growing business in Bay Area, and is currently expanding into a second office in Hawaii.
Begins Monday, October 16, 2017
$50 AIA Members & Employees of Chapter Member Firms/ $75 Non-members
Click here to register. Limited space available
AIA East Bay’s ARE Bootcamp will provide a structured, rigorous study group for the Construction Documents & Services section of the ARE 4.0, with the goal of every person passing. Cost includes a set of Construction Documents & Services flashcards and access to study materials and knowledge experts.
Bootcamp meets Mondays at AIA East Bay beginning Monday, October 16 for eight weeks: 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 11/27, 12/4.
Participants must schedule to take the CDS section of the ARE between Tuesday, December 19, 2017 and Tuesday, January 9, 2018. Participants must provide proof of test registration to AIA East Bay by the third session of the Bootcamp (10/30). Please do not register if you cannot attend at least seven of the eight meetings.
An Emerging Professionals event
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Location: 1611 Telegraph Avenue, Suite 200, Oakland
Free and open to all. Space is limited; register to email@example.com.
The AIA East Bay Emerging Professionals are pleased to announce a Firm Tour of Pyatok. There will be a brief presentation by Pyatok staff, a tour of their office space and then ample time for networking. Light refreshments will be provided.
Pyatok’s mission reveals the originating purpose of our work: to provide the highest quality design and technical assistance in a world of shrinking resources to people across a wide spectrum of incomes, socio-cultural backgrounds, and ages. Originally focused solely on helping lower income communities determine their own sustainable housing solutions unique to their cultural and social origins, PYATOK’s commitment has now also extended to people who have the financial ability to comfortably obtain their own housing on the open market, and to students in higher education who need decent and affordable housing.
Begins Monday, July 31, 2017
$50 AIA Members & Employees of Chapter Member Firms/ $75 Non-members
Click here to register.
Limited space available
Cost includes a set of Site Planning & Design flashcards and access to study materials and knowledge experts.
From July 31 to September 18, 2017, AIA East Bay will hold a weekly ARE Bootcamp, providing a structured, rigorous study group for the Site Planning & Design section of the ARE, with the goal of every person passing.
Participants must schedule to take the SPD section of the ARE between Tuesday, September 19, 2017 and Tuesday, October 10, 2017. Participants must provide proof of test registration to AIA East Bay by the third session of the Bootcamp (8/15). Please do not register if you cannot attend at least seven of the eight meetings.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: 570 10th St., #201, Oakland
Open to all, space is limited.
RSVP required to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Come join the AIA East Bay Emerging Professionals Committee for our first Firm Tour of the year at Shah Kawasaki Architects. There will be a brief presentation by SKA, a tour of their office space and then ample time for networking. Light refreshments will be provided. A social hangout will follow at a local bar for those who are interested.
About the Firm:
Shah Kawasaki Architects (SKA) is a public sector practice specializing in managing complex projects within limited budgets. Since its inception in 1999, the Oakland-based firm has utilized a hands-on, collaborative and tailored approach in order to deliver a full range of architectural, planning, and interior design services. Throughout its 18 years in business, SKA’s primary focus and source of pride resides in the design, renovation, and restoration of civic and commercial facilities. Led by Alan Kawasaki, AIA and Philip Luo, AIA with a staff of 13 personnel, Shah Kawasaki Architects is passionate about providing quality services that enhance the user experience and thoroughly and thoughtfully satisfy the needs and wishes of the client.
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Location: Lowney Architecture, 360 17th St, Oakland, CA 94612
Cost: $5 AIA members and employees of Chapter Member Firms. $10 Non-members.
Includes dinner. Individual participants or teams up to five may register here.
Studying for PPP, CD&S and/or SP&D? Test your knowledge at Lowney Architecture March 15th for a chance to win lifelong glory and have some fun!
The trivia deck will include all new questions, so past participants can enjoy the night. Already licensed? Join the fun and see just how much of a trivia-head you are!
Questions? Contact Sidney Sweeney.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Location: Dahlin Group, 5865 Owens Dr., Pleasanton, CA 94588
Free for AIA Members and employees of Chapter-member firms
$5 non-members, includes lunch
Please register by 2/21/2017 by clicking here.
Come have lunch with us and have some architectural trivia fun! We’re focusing on the “4.0 Big 3” exams of PPP, SP&D and CD&S–Programming, Planning & Practice, Site Planning & Design, and Construction Documents & Services. Pass these three in the 4.0 format and then transfer to 5.0 to take only two more exams!
All done with these exams? Even the most seasoned veteran can test their knowledge of this trivia. Which team will win?
All are welcome!