Event Downtown Wayfinding Project Presentation

March 28, 2012 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Through information gathering, interviews, and analysis of existing wayfinding systems in and around Downtown Austin, the Downtown Wayfinding Project team has worked to develop a clear and overriding philosophy for navigating Downtown Austin.

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 Lecture: Inspiring a Special Waterfront

February 27, 2012 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

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Inspiring a Special Waterfront

The story of revitalizing Philadelphia’s riverfront and a prelude to a community conversation about the future of Lady Bird Lake’s South Shore Central waterfront.

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