New & Noteworthy
CRAN 2015 Symposium in Minnesota
The Custom Residential Architects Network (CRAN) will hold its 8th annual symposium on September 19-23 at the Depot Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The four-day symposium, open to all AIA and non-AIA members, will bring together custom residential architects from across the country to learn, share, and discuss relevant topics in the field of residential architecture.
FREE Webinar: FGI Primer/ Healthcare 101
Sponsored by the Academy of Architecture for Health (AAH)
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 / 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM ET / Earn 1.5 AIA LUs
This is a primer on how to use the FGI Guidelines in the course of planning and design of healthcare facilities. We will quickly review the background of the “Guidelines” and its raison d'être. We will review the essential elements of the Guidelines, available formats and how to best go about retrieving information. We will cover definitions of Acute, Ambulatory and Residential Care as well as other terms commonly used throughout the Guidelines. In closing we will cover opportunities this year to participate in the next edition’s revision process.
FREE Webinar: Department of the Navy Housing Privatization and Veterans Affairs Housing Programs
Sponsored by the Housing Knowledge Community
Thursday, August 6, 2015 / 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET / Earn 1.0 AIA LUs
This webinar will present an overview of the Department of the Navy Housing Privatization program and the Department of Veteran's Affairs Enhanced Use Leasing Housing Program. The presentation will review the background, legislative authorities, business approach and how the program has advanced sustainable design, net zero energy, innovative building systems and preservation of historic homes. The Veteran's Affairs section of the presentation will provide an overview of the VA's Enhanced Use Leasing Program, their successful housing projects and how they are looking at expanding authorities to provide supportive housing and services and/or mixed uses.
2015 CAE Fall Conference with EDspaces
EDspaces is the gathering place for architects, facility planners, designers, administrators and dealers to learn about trends and experience the latest products and services to enhance student learning.
- Explore the connections between creative learning, knowledge spaces, history, and revitalization of New Orleans.
- Stay on top of trends at 25+ CEU-accredited education sessions.
- Be the first to see the winning products in the IIDA-sponsored EDspaces Innovation Awards.
- Experience expeditionary learning in the heart of New Orleans during the School Tour.
- Browse award-winning project designs from AIA-CAE.
- Be the knowledge resource for new products for your education clients.
AIA Scholarships & Fellowships
Aug 6, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (ET)
Sep 25, 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Washington, DC, United States
AIA Contract Documents
Free Webinar: Completing Payment Applications and Change Orders Efficiently
Thursday, July 30, 2015 | 2:00 - 2:30 PM ET
Payment Applications and Change Orders are a vital component
to successful project management for building design and construction
The AIA has the following forms that will be discussed in the webinar:
- G701–2001, Change Order is used to implement changes in the work agreed to by the owner, contractor, and architect.
- G702-1992, Application and Certificate for Payment and the
G703-1992, Continuation Sheet, provide convenient and complete forms on
which the contractor can apply for payment and the architect can certify
that payment is due.
View a live tutorial and software demos to help you
understand the critical aspects of these forms, and how to correctly and
efficiently complete them. Register here.
Guide to Using AIA Contract Documents and Software: In-person!
Friday, September 25, 2015 | 9:30am - 5:00pm | Eligible for 6.5 AIA/CES LU Hours | Fee for members/non-members: $299
Don't miss this opportunity to attend an interactive session on the latest version of AIA Contract Documents and Software! During this course, you will learn the importance of having written contracts in place, and the potential dangers in operating without them; explore the contractual relationship between the various construction parties and how contracts define the responsibility, authority, and expectations of each; and become familiar with the key features of commonly-used AIA contract documents. Register here.
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