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Island Architect Weekly - Monday, October 23, 2017

Posted By AIA Honolulu, Monday, October 23, 2017

Early Edition due to PBT Expo! Monday, October 23, 2017

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AIA Honolulu Programs

Oct 24: TOMORROW! 18th Pacific Building Trade Expo (4 HSW)

You can still register at the Expo! Online registration is now closed but you can register at the event with your business card.

When: Tuesday, Oct. 24, 8am-5:30pm
Where: Hawaii Convention Center

Presented by Honblue and jointly produced by AIA Honolulu and CSI Honolulu. The Pacific Building Trade Expo is the largest trade venue serving Hawaii’s building design professionals and contractors.

Here's why you should attend:

  • 27 Free and Timely Seminars, in Seven Tracks (8am-4:30pm) Earn up to 4 HSW
    incl. the new HONBLUE Center Stage venue
  • Exhibition Hall with Products & Services (9am-5:30pm) - Over 250 Vendors
  • Free Buffet Lunch, Aloha Reception + Great Prize Giveaways

Oct 24: See You at our Annual Business Meeting & Elections, 11:30am

When:   Tuesday, October 24, 11:30am-1:00pm
Where:  Hawaii Convention Center, Room 314
Lunch:   RSVP online for an accurate lunch count and quorum

Meeting & Candidate Information:
All active AIA Honolulu members are invited to attend this meeting.
Elections will be held to fill expiring terms for 2018 AIA Honolulu Officers, Directors and AIA Honolulu Representative to the AIA Hawaii State Council.

Note; Candidate speeches will be given only by candidates running for contested positions.

AIA Honolulu Board of Directors Elections – Who Can Vote?  As stated in the Bylaws, all AIA members and Associate AIA members in good standing for 2017, and assigned by the Institute to this Chapter as their primary membership, are eligible to vote at this meeting. Local allied members may attend but may not vote.

Nov/Dec: How to Give a Presentation Tomorrow & Sleep Well Tonight (4.5 LUs)

3-Part Presentation Workshop! Become a More Effective and Confident Communicator and Leader!

Join Pam Chambers, Hawaii's Presentation Coach since 1985. She has coached architects, contractors, entertainers and CEO's.  View Event Flyer.

Register Online for Sessions:
Wednesdays from 11:45-1:30pm at the Center for Architecture

AIA/CES LU: All sessions qualifies for 1.5 AIA/CES LUs (total 4.5 LUs).

Cost:  We strongly encourage attendance for the entire series; sessions designed to work effectively together.
Series (All 3):
$150 for AIA members / $185 for Non-Members
   $60 AIA Members / $75 Non-Members.

Associate AIA News

Nov 2: ARE Prep Session "Construction and Evaluation Exam Prep"

Register Online!  Thursday, Nov. 2, 5:30-7pm, Center for Architecture

We will be covering ARE 5.0 Construction & Evaluation and the corresponding ARE 4.0 exam, Construction Documents & Services.  We will also review the ARE 4.0 PPP vignette.

Cost: $10/AIA/AIAS members & $20/non-members.

Neighbor Islands! If interested in attending via Go-To-Meeting please choose that option when registering.

AIA Honolulu Job Board

One New Job Listed on our Job Board

Jobs are posted for 1 month. Posting fee: $25/members, $40/non-members.

Upcoming Events in the Community

  • Oct 25: Crystalline Concrete Waterproofing and Repair Systems
    This lunch program will begin with a brief introduction to crystalline technology and will delve into the new categories and how this changes the way you design, specify and approach your project.
    When/Where: Wednesday, Oct. 25, 9am-11am, Center for Architecture
    RSVP: Email OK Hardware or call them at (808) 671.2886.

  • Oct 25: Iwilei – Kapalama Transit Oriented Development Corridor
    As rail construction moves into the Iwilei-Kapalama corridor, SMPS Hawaii has assembled a panel of developers, architects and planners involved with the area to speak about the TOD plan specifics.
    When/Where: Oct. 25, 11:30am-1:30pm, Plaza Club (20th floor)
    Cost: $35.00 SMPS Member / $55.00 Non-SMPS Member
    Register: Register with SMPS Hawaii

  • Oct 25 & 26: Film Nights "Salon Lumiere 2017"
    Design Talk Hawaii and Film Curator Don Brown presents and intimate 2 night series of movies illuminating iconic women of Design. Come watch "Gray Matters" and "Zaha: An Architectural Legacy."
    When/Where: Oct 25 & 26, 6pm-9pm, INspiration Loft, Honolulu Design Center
    Cost: $10 per person, per movie

  • Oct 26: LOFT INspiration | Cassina Lunch + Learn
    Attend an inspirational presentation on one of the most iconic and prestigious furniture makers in the world, Cassina. Special guest speaker is Allyn Davis, our North American Sales Manager for Cassina.
    When/Where: Thursday, Oct. 26, 11:30am-1pm at LOFT INspiration 3rd Fl
    RSVP: Email LOFT INspiration by Oct. 23 or call 808.237-5483.

  • Fall Seminar Series: Green Infrastructure Designing for a Resilient Landscape in Hawaiʻi
    When/Where: Wednesdays 3:30-4:20pm, St. John 11 at UHM
    (You could also join from your PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android:
    A seminar series on the positive impacts of Green Infrastructure (GI) on watershed health, especially in relation to populated areas:
    Nov. 01:  Policy & Legal considerations Randall Wakumoto (Facilities Maintenance Storm Water Quality)
    Nov. 15:  GI Design & Implementation in Communities Judith Stilgenbauer (UH School of Architecture)
    Nov. 29:  Cultural & Community benefits Kanekoa Kukea-Shultz (Kākoʻo ʻŌiwi)

  • Nov. 9: Hawaii's First Aloha Expo 2017
    INspiration's Kitchen and Bath division has put together a one day Expo with two International speakers,  vendor booths and a cool reception for the industry at the end of the expo.
    There is no fee to attend the expo or seminars which come with CE units.
    When/Where: Thursday, Nov. 9, 9am-5:30pm, INspiration Design Studio, Honolulu Design Center
    Pre-Register: Call (808) 237-5460 or email the Design Studio at INspiration.

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