2015 Public Architects Workshop

WE106 Complete Cycle of Design Excellence: Integrating BIM, CMMS, and FM
Wednesday, 5/13/2015 | 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Fee: $190 | GBCI

If you want your designs to be great, you've got to integrate. After all, collaboration is key to achieving design excellence.

From concept to completion, this workshop guides you through the entire design cycle. You'll come away with a well-rounded knowledge of best practices for both private and public architecture, and the ability to create a smoother flow of information between owners, design, construction, operations, and maintenance.

The range of topics includes:
• Recent research and developments in design and construction technology
• Technical elements
• Program management
• Communication and workflow
• The importance of BIM data to efficient operations of public facilities

By staying up-to-date on the latest tools, technologies, and approaches, you'll be better equipped to create a cohesive AIA community

WE309 Public Architecture and the Public Architect: Technology Implementation Issues
Wednesday, 5/13/2015 | 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Fee: $190 | GBCI

​Today's architects are practicing in a very different space than prior generations—a space where data and design go hand in hand. From planning and design to construction and ongoing maintenance, data is a critical ingredient in the building lifecycle.

This half-day workshop looks at the critical role technology plays in the profession of the public architect. You'll have the opportunity to explore:
• Ways to implement technology throughout the entire design process
• How technology can save you time and money
• How to identify and resolve technical issues

Whether you're new to the field or a seasoned architect who wants to get up to speed on new technologies, you'll leave this workshop with knowledge on how to practice more efficiently and effectively.


EV104 Public Architects Reception
Wednesday, 5/13/2015 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Fee: $55

Expand your professional network in a relaxed, pressure-free environment. At the Public Architects Reception, attendants will enjoy food and drinks while meeting clients and practitioners specializing in public architecture. It's your chance to meet new contacts, catch up with colleagues, and share your latest projects

Sponsored by Heery International.