For the LOVE of It
Continuing Education opportunities
The 2014 Conference will be a full day of continuing education and advocacy. The announcement of the Design Award winners and networking opportunities at evening reception.
Full Day – 6 LUs. (pending approval)
Watch the AIA-NJ website for more details as they become available
Please Contact Laura Slomka
Email or Call 609-393-5690
Hilton Newark Penn Station
1048 Raymond, Blvd Newark, NJ 07102
Date: Tuesday, June 17th, 2013 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: Hilton Newark Penn Station Gateway Center – Raymond blvd, Newark, NJ, 07102-5107, USA
Credits: 7 AIA HSW + 7 USGBC/GBCI
Cost: AIA & USGBC members: $65 Non-members: $90 Breakfast & lunch Included.
Topics: Geothermal Heating & Cooling • Skylights & Rooftop Support • Stone Wool Insulation • Advance Solar Facade Design • Sound Attenuation • Quartersawn Hardwood • Non-wood Guardrail
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Advanced Barrier Free - Jack Boekhout
only space for 100 participants
Jack Boekhout’s primary business is to provide consultation on Building Codes and Accessibility Codes for Architects, Engineer’s, Contractors, Code Officials and Attorneys. Participants will be made aware of some of the fine points of Barrier Free compliance. Participants will have an opportunity to experience the problems associated with the operation of a wheelchair and crutches. The students will test the changes in level, maneuvering problems and compare them to the code text. Active participation in a wheelchair workshop is expected from all participants.
6 HSW, LU’s (Learning Units)
8:00 – 8:30 AM Registration
8:30 – 12 Noon Seminar (Part 1)
12 noon – 1:00 PM Lunch Break
1:00 – 3:30 PM Seminar (Part 2)
Early Rates (On or Before May 9, 2014)
o AIA Member $195
o AIAS students/ AIANJ Associate Members $145
o Non-Member $250
Late Rates (after May 9, 2014)
o AIA Member $225
o AIAS students/ AIANJ Associate Members $200
o Non-Member $300
Somerset Holiday Inn
195 Davidson Road Somerset, NJ
Please email registration to Laura Slomka at firstname.lastname@example.org, fax registration to 609-393-9891 or mail to: AIA NJ, 414 River View Plaza, Trenton, NJ 08611.
Functional Resilience: The New Sustainability
Greg Winkler, AIA of Mid-Atlantic Precast Association
May 13, 2013 – Annata Wine Bar, Hammonton
5 pm to 9 pm
Connect with the world’s brightest architects, designers, innovators, provocateurs, and thought leaders. All in one place at one time, in the heart of America’s architectural epicenter—Chicago.
AIA is inviting you to be a part of an experience that is designed with purpose. A reimagined AIA National Convention that presents a fresh, new approach to how architects learn, engage, and connect with one another.
Reduced early bird rates end today, April 16th. Sign up today and save on registration.
If you are in Chicago, please join AIA-NJ at a Thursday evening reception at Joe’s on Grand Avenue.
June 26, 2014, starting at 6:00 pm. Please RSVP to AIA-NJ. Thanks to Andersen Windows & Doors for sponsoring this event again this year.
AIA West Jersey and Pella Windows and Doors is hosting a second Back of House Tour at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia on April 12th.
This tour has limited space available, anyone interested please email the form below to jglaviano@LGARCH.com reserve a spot.
The same tour was held on March 29th to a packed group of AIA-WJ members and friends. Even in the rain this was a wonderful tour, that all participants greatly enjoyed.
UPDATE: Posted 7/31/2014
The date of the 2014 Design Conference has been changed .
at The War Memorial in Trenton, NJ
for more information see new Save the Date:
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The 2014 AIA-NJ Design Conference will be a two day event this fall -
More information to follow soon, Save the Date to join AIA-NJ October 17th and 18th.
Our next WIA NJ meeting hosted by Modernfold will be held on April 16th with the opportunity to speak with Robin L. Murray, FAIA. Robin was elevated to fellow by the AIA for her national impacts in sustainability and smart growth, making her one of 400 women of 3000 fellows out of 80,000 members world-wide. This is a great opportunity to meet and be inspired by a great leader in our industry. Please see below for Robin’s full bio.
WHEN: Wednesday, April 16th @ 6:00 PM (Light refreshments will be served).
WHERE: Modernfold/Styles, Inc. 802 King Avenue, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Contact # 858.665.1488
RSVP: email@example.com by Friday, April 11th
TOPIC: Eco-districts – 1 CEU
Eco-districts are comprehensive sustainable developments. They are the current form of communities that have been in existence for several decades. Initially called eco-villages in European countries the developments have incorporated both expanded sustainable policy and technology. They propose and often achieve full net zero water, energy and waste while providing mixed use, mixed income, multi modal developments. This talk will discuss Dockside Green, Victoria, BC, one of the most successful eco-district developments along with the Eco-district movement in Portland and how these are replicable in NJ.
Where: New York Institute of Technology – School of Architecture and Design, Old Westbury, New York.
Register to Attend: Please Click here to RSVP
This day long workshop is geared for stakeholders across the four state region working in coastal communities at all scales of rebuilding and planning. The Working Group’s on going mission is to share experience and case studies of recovery efforts across the region, highlight good practices, notes changes to building codes along with updates to state and federal procedures, financing and opportunities. Attendees will gain real tools for rebuilding and insight into codes and regulations.