Design Build is now Project Delivery
Formerly the Design-Build Knowledge Community we have expanded our focus to also address other project delivery methods. Design-Build remains an important component of our expanded focus, but is no longer our only focus.
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October 24-25, 2013 | Salt Lake City, Utah
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The Architect's Handbook of Professional Practice is an indispensable resource for anyone practicing architecture. The book covers all aspects of architectural practice, including legal, financial, marketing, management, and administrative issues. The new edition has significantly revised content to reflect the changing nature of the business of architecture related to the impact of integrated practice.
The 15th edition features nearly two-thirds new content and covers all aspects of contemporary practice, including updated material on:
• Small firm practice and project delivery methods such as IPD and architect-led design build
• Career development and licensure for emerging professionals and state-mandated continuing education for established architects
• Business management topics such as organizational development, marketing, finance, and human resources
• Research as an integrated aspect of architectural practice, featuring such topics as evidence-based design and research in a small firm context
The Project Delivery Knowledge Community (PDKC) promotes the architect’s leadership role in all project...
Proposals due May 16th.
Intermediate and Advanced Courses in these topics are sought:
Research Based Design
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