Join us on January 19th 6:00PM for our AIA West Jersey Membership Meeting & Inaugural Event. Our WJ Board of Directors are to be sworn in by the new 2021 AIA NJ President, Joshua Zinder. Following the Inaugural Ceremony and business portion of the meeting, we will have our featured CEU presentation: Resilient Design for At-Risk Communities presented by Jason Kliwinski, AIA, LEED Fellow/Faculty. For the link to register or for more information click Here
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We are heading into the new year, which means planning for the West Jersey CANstruction event is underway and we would like your help in choosing our 2021 theme! This upcoming CANstruction will be held at the Deptford Mall once again and will feature a few new teams and faces. Build Day will tentatively be on July 24th and all structures will be on display until the 8th of August. All structures and proceeds will be donated to the South Jersey Food Bank. Let us know which your favorite theme is for 2021: (voting ends Monday 12/21/2020)
Help us vote for the AIA WJ 2020 Photography Competition winners! Pick your favorite out of 25 photographs. Public voting has been extended until November 29, 2020. Click Here to vote
Click Here to Regester ANNUAL MEETING: 6:00PM Be sure to join this year's annual meeting is coming up on 11/19. Nominations can be made for our 2021 AIA West Jersey Board of Directors positions. So if you are interested in running for a position please contact your 2020 AIA West Jersey President Troy W. Harris, AIA for additional information. The agenda will include a Financial Report and a Report on the State of the Chapter as well as the election of Board Members (see nominees below) and discussion and voting on proposed bylaws revisions. There will also be a how-to for voting [...]
Thanks to all who attended our 10/20 General Membership Meeting! For those of you that weren't able to attend, please see below for a recap of the event. After 30 minutes of networking and discussion, AIA West Jersey President Troy Harris kicked off the business portion of the meeting with a reminder about the upcoming Annual Meeting scheduled for November 19th. This meeting will include the election of new Board of Director officers to replace those whose term are expiring. The annual meeting will also include ratification of proposed bylaw revisions. Refer to [...]
Photo courtesy of Unilock Join us in our free general membership meeting on October 20th at 6:00PM. There will be a 30min networking followed by a live webinar (1.5LU/HSW) on the topic of "Outdoor Design for the COVID Generation" presented by James Theimer, AIA. James will speak to the new reality facing architects with the Covid-19 pandemic and the surprise opportunities it may afford design professionals for rethinking indoor-outdoor spaces of the future along with their health and welfare impacts on occupants. https://aiawjevents.simpletix.com/e/58911
In the face of the coronavirus crisis, designers are stepping up in new ways to use their skills and expertise to solve community problems. Join AIA WJ on September 30th for a virtual presentation by Community Design Collaborative's Director of Design Services, Heidi Segall Levy, AIA, that will highlight how the design community is providing quick, inexpensive, and easily-implemented solutions to help vulnerable communities, small businesses, and nonprofit organizations respond to challenges caused by the pandemic. The session will highlight the Community Design Collaborative’s Design AID (Assistance in Demand) initiative, which is providing quick-response design [...]
Trying to pass the ARE before the end of the year? Studying for the ARE during quarantine? Did you know that AIA WJ can help? We have a huge library of ARE study materials available to members at no cost! Take a look at the images below for available titles and contact AIA WJ’s EPiC Section Director Justin Adamczyk-DeLarge, Assoc. AIA (email@example.com). Let us know what materials you’re interested in borrowing, and we will figure out a socially distant way to get them into your hands. Please take advantage of this great opportunity today!
Join us in our next online webinar series (1LU/HSW). In this in-depth AIA CES seminar, we will discuss the basic principles of rainscreens and understand how each component plays an integral role in the building envelope so that we may optimize the benefits and efficiencies and avoid costly mistakes or design something that exceeds our client’s budget constraints. The seminar will be presented by Michelle K. Perez from Diener Brick, bringing 20 years of building industry experience. From 6:00-6:30 PM we will be holding an informal networking event on the topic of how to [...]