Continuing Education

Event Luncheon Speaker Series

September 18, 2012 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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Join AIA Austin and Lucia Athens, Chief Sustainability Office for the City of Austin, for an in-depth discussion of the City of Austin's Sustainability Placemaking initiatives.

Connecting the Dots with Austin’s Sustainability Agenda  
Austin has connected the dots across the triple bottom line of sustainability with 40 flagship project areas and over 150 leading edge actions. Austin’s new Sustainability Action Agenda provides a groundbreaking comprehensive framework for municipal and citizen action.

Event Luncheon Speaker Series

April 17, 2012 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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Imagine Affordable Housing

April's luncheon will present the challenges and opportunities of implementing the vision set forth in the City of Austin's soon-to-be adopted comprehensive plan, Imagine Austin.  Ms. Spencer providing the City's perspective and Dr. Mueller, the point of view of best practices and policies, as well as the broader community perspective.

Event Public Interest Design Institute

March 22, 2012 - 9:00am to March 23, 2012 - 5:00pm

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The Public Interest Design Institute (PIDI), to be held at UT Austin on March 22 and 23, will offer training for architects on how to become proactively engaged in this rapidly growing field.  Learning objectives include finding new clients, learning about new fee sources & structures, understanding public interest design and leveraging other partners and assets to address project challenges.  Research from the 2011 AIA Latrobe Prize and 2012 SEED Award projects will be presented.  PIDI participants will become certified in this emerging public practice and earn continuing education cre

Event Luncheon Speaker Series

February 21, 2012 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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Successful Public Places: An Integrated Approach to Urban Placemaking

Event FFT - Healthy Indoor Air Quality by Design

February 15, 2012 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Healthy Indoor Air Quality By Design

The program covers the following topics:
1. Why We Care about IAQ
1.1. Impact of poor indoor air quality on human health.
1.2. Economic losses due to poor IAQ.

2. Impacting IAQ
2.1. Material selection and controlling air quality at the source.
2.2. This section also explores case studies and their results.

3. Green Building and IAQ
3.1. Green Building and IAQ with a focus on LEED.