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The AIA Housing and Community Development Knowledge Community (HCD) is a network of architects and allied stakeholders that promotes equity in housing, excellence in residential design, and sustainable, vibrant communities for all, through education, research, awards, and advocacy.

Earn 1 HSW and learn about AIA's Framework for Design Excellence

  • 1.  Earn 1 HSW and learn about AIA's Framework for Design Excellence

    Posted 10-21-2020 09:51 AM
    Do you need AIA HSW credits? If yes, attend today's CRAN Live AIAU Course, Beauty and Performance - Exploring the Framework for Design Excellence on Residential Projects.
    1-2pm Eastern
    $20 member | $40 nonmember

    This seminar introduces the AIA's Framework for Design Excellence, adopted by the AIA in 2019, that builds upon the AIA COTE Top Ten Award criteria, first introduced in 1997. The session will focus on measures of Economy, Materials, and Wellness and how these are uniquely applied to custom residential projects. Hosted by Custom Residential Architects Network (CRAN®Register and learn more >

    Susan Parrish
    Director, Knowledge Communities
    The American Institute of Architects
    Washington DC
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