Tag Archives: sustainable design

Information Modeling’s Role in Sustainable Design Decisions

A technical presentation Tuesday, April 25, 2017 6pm Please RSVP by April 24 for wine and cheese counts 1.5 CES LUs Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Site Information Modeling (SIM) applications provide us with the necessary tools to carry out … Continue reading

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Design Tour: Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 4:30-6pm Location: 2530 Ridge Road, Berkeley CA Cost: $5 AIA Members / $10 Guests Click here to register. 1.5 CES LUs Join AIA East Bay for a tour of COTE Top Ten Winner, Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation. … Continue reading

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The Arc House: A Small Miracle in Housing

a Small Firm Forum Thursday, September 1, 2016 Noon-1:30pm Free AIA Members / $3 Guests BYO Lunch Please click here to RSVP so we have a proper headcount. 1.5 CES/HSW LUs What’s Net Zero, fire-resistant, self-sufficient, factory-built, has cutting edge … Continue reading

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Sustainable Design Excellence, a Monthly Program

Thursday, June 9, 2016 5:30pm Early-bird registration (before 6pm, Wednesday, June 8): Free AIA members & employees of chapter member firms / $10 Guests Reg starting 6pm June 8: $10 AIA members & employees of chapter member firms; $15 Guests … Continue reading

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Lessons From AIA Awards for Sustainable Design Excellence

In order to examine how the architectural community is evolving in regards to sustainable design practices, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Committee on the Environment (COTE) under-took an in-depth study of nearly 200 COTE Top Ten Award winning projects encompassing almost … Continue reading

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