Continuing Education

A City Architect for Austin

A 28 July 2010 job posting at City of Austin Public Works for "City Architect" unintentionally launched an avalanche of emails within our Committee pondering what a "City Architect" should be:  What would the impact be of a staff architect point person for design issues?

Event Accelerated Solar Power Course for Business Professionals - 2nd Edition

August 24, 2010 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

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Meet 100% of your AIA Sustainable Design Requirements while designing a photovoltaic system on your own building! Green City Solar LLC announces the 2nd edition of its solar design and economics workshop to AIA Austin on August 24th from 12-4. Attendees are encouraged to bring roof drawings, used to develop a photovoltaic Request for Proposal under supervised, NABCEP-certified instruction.

Event Food for Thought - CE Class

September 22, 2010 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Advanced Floor Products, Inc., RetroPlate

AIA Austin 2010 Summer Conference


I'm very excited about  our education line up this year.  We're happy to bring Keynote Speakers, Kathy Zarsky, Associate AIA of HOLO who on Thursday will present Learning About Biomimicry and introduction to biomimicry as a sensible, eco-friendly approach to design; and, on Friday, Hugh Hochberg of The Coxe Group in Seattle who will present Change or Die! An exploration of the direction of practice and the factors and trends that will influence it.

Partnership Forum Application Deadline - July 9th

AIA Austin is pleased to announce the 2nd annual Partnership Forum geared towards ambitious young Architects and Architectural Interns.  The AIA Austin Partnership Forum provides an ongoing opportunity to share and discuss issues related to the personal and professional leadership development of Architects and Architectural Interns with a group of ambitious peers and an experienced mentor. Participants should be interested in matters related to becoming a leader within their own firm or in developing a new practice.