AIA Michigan Monday Minutes

Cathy Mosley, Hon. Aff. AIAMI     

Executive Director


Champion the profession. Nurture our chapters. Build Michigan better.
May 14, 2018
Happy Monday!
The 2018 Hanley Wood/AIA Opportunity Fund application is now open for components. The grant awards $5,000 to two AIA local or state chapters to support development of charrettes, continuing education, membership recruitment and youth education.  Deadline: June 30  Submit application >

The State Government Network (SGN) Annual Meeting will be held July 10-13 at the Park Hotel in Madison, Wisconsin. All interested members are invited to attend and catch up on the latest policy trends, learn from other's experiences and reconnect with fellow volunteers. Registration is now open and there is no fee for members to attend.  Register >

The 2018 Grassroots presentations have been posted to Component Connect. Videos of the awards presentation and opening and closing keynote panel can also be found on Component Connect.  View materials >

Now Available - 
Brightwood's 5.0 Study Guides! Please call 313-965-4100 or email  Evelyn Dougherty  to borrow the study materials!

Secure your room for the 2018 convention. AIAMI has secured a block of rooms at the Hilton Midtown which is the AIA headquarters hotel. More  here  about the hotel. If you are interested in reserving a room with the  AIAMI block follow this  link . You will be asked to enter your information. You are responsible for making your reservation, updating and cancellations. The rate is $389 per night. There are other rooms available on the 2018 convention site  here .

AIA Knowledge Community Opportunities
  • You're invited to submit an article, case study, etc. in the field of healthcare design for the AAH Academy Journal. The submission deadline is May 31. Learn more >
  • Sign-see and ear CEU! Join Committee of Design in Vancouver Canada for their spring conference from May 17-19.  Learn more and Register >
  • Earn 1 LU free: Finding Money for Sustainable Renovations. Join this webinar discussion on June 4 as an architect and developer talk through ways to creatively fund single and multi-family housing renovations.  Register >
  • Save the dates for COD Conferences in Vancouver and Chile! Vancouver, Canada: May 17-20 - Santiago & Valparaiso, Chile: October 21-27
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Pleas e click  here  to renew your membership online!

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Have a great week!

Cathy Mosley, Hon. Aff. AIAMI
AIA Michigan Executive Director
Weekly Highlights

Vote for your favorite project from the 2018 Honor Awards submissions. 
One vote per computer per day! Click here to follow the link to vote.
Voting runs until June 7th at 5:00 PM!

Mindful Materials|Detroit
May 15, 2018

17th Annual Michigan Architectural Foundation Scholarship Fundraiser - Golf Outing
May 16, 2018

2018 Rain Screen Expo
May 16, 2018

Proactive Preservation"
The Michigan Historic Preservation Network 38th Annual Statewide Preservation Conference
May 17-19, 2018

Brick, Block, Mortar, Grout, Meeting the Energy Code, Calculating R-U Values, Managing Moisture  Placing CJs and EJs
May 18, 2018

Please join us for the 5th Annual Trend Night -  Thursday, May 17, 2018
Feature Presentation- "Syncopating The Urban Landscape" 6:00 pm by Dan Pitera, FAIA
Please click here for more information

Studying for the ARE?  Come study at AIA Michigan - Brightwood 5.0 Study Guides will be available for check out!

Presented by American Institute of Architects (AIA) Mid-Michigan
2018 East Lansing Arts Festival - May 19, 10am-6pm & May 20, 10am-5pm
Intersection of Charles Street & Albert Avenue | Downtown East Lansing, Michigan

MIM Scholarship Foundation Golf Outing
Save the Date!
June 7, 2018

CAM/HBA/AIA Economic Forecast
June 20, 2018
Suburban Collection Showplace

AIA Conference on Architecture 2018
June 21-23, 2018

Save the Date!
NCARB's 99th Annual Business Meeting
Join Us in Detroit from June 28-30, 2018

In This Issue

Upcoming Chapter Events:  
Emerging Professionals Speed Mentoring Mixer
Tues., May 15 -  More Information 

COTE Tour of Wayne State University
Mon., May 21 - More Information

TAP/DABUG Quarterly Program: BIM Utilities for Everyday Design Processes
Tues., May 22 - More Information

Dismantling Barriers to Success: Recruiting & Retaining a Diverse Workforce
Tues., May 22 -  More Information
AIA Detroit Honor Awards Call for Entries
Registration Deadline: Mon., May. 28 - More Information
CLKDP 2018-2019 Information Session
Thurs., May 29 -  More Information

AIA Detroit Professional Affiliates Network Meetup
Wed., June 6 -  More Information

AIA Detroit Midyear Membership Meeting
Mon., June 18 - More Information

South Christian High School Hard Hat Tour
Wed., May 15 -  More Information

COTE Planning Meeting
Tues., May 17 - More Information

AIAGR Golf Outing
Tues., June 26 - More Information

Member Luncheon
Thurs., May 17, 2018 -  More Information
Member Luncheon
Thurs., June 21 - More Information
Member Luncheon
Thurs., July 19 -  More Information
Member Luncheon
Thurs., August 16 - More Information

NOMA Project Pipelines
July 13 & 14 - Save the Date!
Fri., September 21 - Save the Date!

Commercial Carpet Installation and Maintenance by Mohawk Carpet, at Boyne Mountain Resort
Thurs., May 17
The Benefits & Uses of Cellular PVC Trim by Versatex Trimboard, location T.B.D.
Thurs., June 21 
July, date T.B.D. - Annual UGL Summer Social Outing!
Window Shades & Projection Screens by Division 10 Sales, at Sidock Group, Gaylord
Thurs., Aug. 16
Insulated Metal Wall and Roof Panels - High Performing Systems in Design, Sustainability and Operation by ATAS International
Thurs., Sep. 20 - location T.B.D.

von Staden Architects,    Royal Oak,   MI
5.7.2018    von Staden Architects is seeking a  Project Architect/Designer .   To learn more about von Staden Architects visit

Integrated Architecture,   Grand Rapids, MI
5.3.2018  Integrated Architecture is seeking a 
Senior Mechanical Engineer  and a  Financial Corporate Services Manager  . To learn more about Integrated Architecture visit 

Division 1 DesignHoughton  MI
4.30.2018  Division 1 Design is seeking a Project Architect. To learn more about Division 1 Design visit 

PARTNERS in Architecture PLC Mt. Clemens, MI
4.26.2018  PARTNERS in Architecture PLC is seeking an  Architectural Intern and a  Project Architect . To learn more about  PARTNERS in Architecture PLC  visit


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