Continuing Education opportunities
January 23-February 3, 2017 and February 13-17, 2017
Energize Connecticut Center
122 Universal Drive NORTH
North Haven, CT 06473
Both Online and Classroom Components are required for Rater Certification. Final registration deadline is January 13, 2017.
Dates: Weekdays January 23 – February 3, 2017, 9am-12pm
Students are encouraged to attend all sessions at the scheduled time with the live instructor, however, sessions will be recorded, and in the event that a few must be missed, they can be watched later.
*A minimum of 6 of 10 sessions must be attended live.
Dates: February 13-17, 2017, 8:30am-5pm
Location: Energize Connecticut Center, North Haven, CT
Purchase the John Krigger Residential Energy book for an additional $60 when you register. This is the most common reference book on building science used both to prepare for the class and as a reference for the open book exam.
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Review the adoption and enforcement of the New Jersey Edition of the International Residential Code (IRC).
Learn about recent and anticipated code amendments.
Examine code requirements for building planning and shell construction.
Discuss energy efficiency requirements and compliance methods.
Explore code requirements for mechanical, fuel gas, plumbing and electrical systems.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Holiday Inn, Cherry Hill, NJ
Instructor Daniel Scott Mascione, AIA, LEEDap
6.5 HSW AIA Learning Units
Tuition: $ 269 per registration
Offered by HalfMoon Education
Title: Structural Design for Practitioners
Dates: November 9 & 14, 2016
Time: 6 to 9:15 p.m. each evening
Place: College of Architecture and Design
Weston Hall, NJIT, Newark Park in the garage
This is a two part course with part one focusing on building codes and structural standards; overview of lateral load resisting systems, moment frames, shear walls, braced frames, and wood structures. The connector selection process using examples of common connectors. Part two will focus on steel structures and an overview of structural design methods including Allowable Stress Design and Load and Resistance Factor Design; how to size steel columns under axial loads and general types of steel connections.
Credits: 6 HSW/LU
Instructor: Rima Taher, PhD, PE,
Senior University Lecturer, NJIT, Newark, N.J.
Fee: $150 AIA Members; $225 Non Members
Deadline: Register before November 6, 2016 (while seats are available)
Space is limited to 40 registrants
Coffee and cookies will be served at break
Oct. 20 in Somerset, N.J.
AIA New Jersey Design Conference to Include Rutgers Campus Tour, Keynote on University’s Master Plan as well as annual Design Awards
The biggest names in New Jersey architecture will meet for a full-day architectural affair, culminating in a panel review of AIA-NJ’s annual design award submissions. In addition to the Design Awards Reception, the conference will feature a trade show as well as seminars on a range of topics, from women in architecture to emerging technologies for architects. In recognition of the 250th anniversary of Rutgers University, the opening keynote will focus on Rutgers University’s master plan, while the annual architectural tour will be a walk-through of the New Brunswick College Avenue Campus, discussing the campus’ history, recently constructed buildings and what the future holds in store.
Keynote 1: Frank Wong, Rutgers Executive Director of University Planning and Development on the topic of “Rutgers University Master Plan, Then and Now”
Keynote 2: Stephen Chrisman, Senior Associate at Ferguson & Shamamian Architects on the topic of “New Traditional Architecture: The Work of Ferguson & Shamamian Architects”
Keynote 4: Rick Joy, AIA, renowned architect and former visiting professor at Harvard Graduate School of Design on the topic of “Taking the Time”
Design Conference – Thursday, October 20, 8:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
-Rutgers Keynote – 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
-“Women in Architecture” seminar – 10:15 – 11:15
-Walking Tour of Rutgers University – 10:15 – 12:15
-Design Awards Reception – October 20, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
-Showcase New Jersey Architects’ Projects – October 20, 8:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
The Palace at Somerset Park, 333 Davidson Avenue, Somerset, NJ
Speakers, Keynotes, Tours and the Design Awards are just a few of the offerings at the 2016 Design Conference.
Rutgers University Master Plan, Then and Now:
Speakers: Andrew P. Burian, AIA, Jeffrey Livingston, RA , Susan J. Ryan, RA , Frank Wong
Emerging Technologies in Architecture: A Panel Discussion
Moderator: Christian Jordan, AIA Philadelphia University
Panelists: Christopher Connock (KieranTimberlake),
Petra Stanev, RA, LEED AP, (StanevPotts Architects)
Ryan Lohbauer, RA, StanevPotts Architects Eric Oskey, RA, Moto Designshop
Rutgers University Tour
Speaker: Andrew Burian, AIA, Rutgers University
New Traditional Architecture: The Work of Ferguson & Shamamian Architects
Speakers: Stephen Chrisman, Ferguson & Shamamian Architects
Profit…Then Art:12 Steps to Business Success in Architecture
Speaker: Mark LePage, AIA,EntreArchitect.com
The AIANJ Women in Architecture (WIA) held the latest in its Lecture Series. Open to all, this event focused on democracy and the local legislature. Guest speakers Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle, Assemblywoman Eliana Pintor Marin, and Freeholder Tracey Silna Zur spoke at a round table discussion to members who attended.
Join WIA at their next event to be held during the AIANJ Design Conference on October 20th. Click to find more information and register to attend.
If you missed this informative workshop last year, here is a second chance to attend, thanks to the newly launched Historic Preservation Continuing Education Program at Rutgers Camden.
This one-day workshop is open to volunteer and professional stewards of historic house museums who are looking to improve the preservation and interpretation of their site.
The course provides in-depth information about the planning documents that serve as the foundation for preserving, maintaining and interpreting historic house museums. The workshop will focus on the components of each plan and how, together, the plans become the framework for site management. The workshop includes a tour of the nearby Walt Whitman House as a case study based on information presented.
Topics to be covered include:
Dorothy Hartman, Principal, History in the Making
Margaret M. Hickey, RA, Principal Historic Preservation Specialist, Connolly & Hickey Historical Architects
Date: Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Cost: $75 (includes lunch)
Credits: .7 CEUs
7 AIA LUs