AIA MICHIGAN
MONDAY MINUTES
December 2-6, 2019
COMPONENT UPDATE
Conference: The future of codes and existing buildings
Earn up to 7 LUs—Join the Historic Resources Committee at Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin West for the 2020 Taliesin Colloquium. We will explore both the history of codes for existing buildings, and impact of new code changes that are coming.
Scottsdale, AZ, February 7-8 Learn more
Save the Date: State and Local Government Conference
We're updating this must-attend event to make sure we are providing the resources and training state and local chapters need to advocate successfully and help AIA members grow as citizen architects. Please mark your calendars for July 8-10, 2020 , and join us in Omaha!
Best Practice: AIAU Small Firm Series
The AIA national Small Firm Exchange has selected the courses in this new AIAU series to make the most of your time by providing you actionable tools, resources, and knowledge to grow your small firm into the prosperous business you envision.
Grassroots 2020 is live on AIA.org . Visit the page to make your travel arrangements, hotel reservations and restaurant reservations. Hotel deadline: January 20, 2020 Learn more
UPCOMING EVENTS
Structural Masonry
Special Inspectors Workshop December 12 & 13 - 16 credits AIA/CES (HSW) Register Today!
Share your Innovative Masonry Project or Idea for a Chance at $30,000 in Prizes

Do you have innovative ideas for masonry design and construction, or have you been involved in a groundbreaking project?

The JBC Masonry Innovation Competition wants to see your bold ideas!  Enter your concept or built project.
$30,000 in prizes is up for grabs across 3 entry categories:
  • Young Architects/Engineers (under 40)
  • Students
  • A/E Firms, Individual Architects & Engineers, or Cross-Category Teams

Visit the competition site  to download the brief and register today. The deadline to enter is December 15th
2020 Honor Awards - Call for Entries

AIA Michigan and the Masonry Institute of Michigan have combined honor awards submissions into one entry! There will separate ceremonies celebrating the winners. Please email AIA Michigan with any questions.

Click here to register for the MIM M-Award, AIAMI Design, AIAMI Individual Recognition, and AIAMI Firm of the Year

Click  here  to download submission requirements for AIAMI & MIM Awards

Click here to upload your submission for AIAMI & MIM

AIAMI & Masonry Submissions due January 27, 2020 - no extensions

AIAMI Recognition & Firm Submissions due February 27, 2020 - no extensions
EMERGING PROFESSIONAL RESOURCES
AIA Michigan has Brightwood's 5.0 Study Guides. Please call 313-965-4100 or email   Evelyn Dougherty   to borrow the study materials! 
AIA Huron Valley has the ARE 5 Review Manual and the ARE 5 Practice Problems available to loan out free of charge. If you are interested please email AIA H uron Valley

AIA Saginaw Valley has the ARE materials available for their section members to borrow! If you're a member of the AIA Saginaw Valley chapter please contact AIA Saginaw Valley to borrow the materials.
JOB BOARD
TowerPinkster,   Kalamazoo, MI

12.2.2019   TowerPinkster is seeking a   Project Manager . To learn more about TowerPinkster   visit   www.towerpinkster.com

Ghafari,   Grand Rapids, MI

12.2.2019   Ghafari   is seeking a   Design Architect   and an   Architectural Designer . To learn more about Ghafari   visit   www.ghafari.com
RESUMES
Recent Graduate Seeking:   Resume
Professional with Marketing/Administrative experience in A/E/C seeking:  Resume
CHAPTER EVENTS

Emerging Professionals End-of-Year Party!
Tues., Dec 3 at Fort Street Galley - More Information

CANstruction Detroit 2019 at Noel Night
Sat., Dec 7 -  More Information

TAP | co.de.D Dec Program: What's Next?
Tues., Dec 10 -  More Information



COTE Planning Meeting
Thurs., December 5 - More Information

December designTHUNK
Tues., December 10 - More Information

ARE Study Session at FTCH
Tues., December 10 - More Information

GR | ASID Holiday Party
Thurs. December 12 - More Information

AIAGR December Lunch & Learn
Fri., December 13 - More Information


Commercial Building Power Hour Creating a Path to Carbon Neutrality in our Commercial Buildings
Wed., Dec. 4 - More Information




Holiday Open House
Tues., Dec. 10 - More Information



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