Welcome to the Palm Beach Chapter of
the American Institute of Architects
As the local extension of the national American Institute of Architects professional member association (www.aia.org), AIA Palm Beach's mission is to unite, educate and position AIA Palm Beach architects and allied stakeholders and to be an indispensable advocate for the value of architects and their professional interests for the shaping of Palm Beach communities.
Design Awards Call for Entries
Register now for the 2016 Design & Honor Awards.
Click HERE to register online or HERE for a PDF form.
Click HERE to nominate for an honor award.
Register before September 1 for avoid late fees.
All submissions due September 15. There will not be any extensions of this deadline.
Design and Honor Awards Banquet
November 17, 2016
Waterstone Resort & Marina
Boca Raton, FL
Click HERE to purchase tickets.
Click HERE for sponsorship opportunities.
Thanks to our sponsors!

Sponsorship information available HERE.
Thank you to our sponsors!

September Three-Hour Continuing Education Seminar

Tuesday, September 6
Embassy Suites West Palm Beach
1601 Belvedere Rd,
West Palm Beach, FL 33406

Register HERE

Wednesday, September 7
Embassy Suites Boca Raton
661 NW 53rd St,
Boca Raton, FL 33487

Register HERE
Complimentary for members/$20 for non-members
12:00 pm - Lunch Served
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm - Session 1
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm - Session 2
2:45 pm - 3:45 pm - Session 3
Session 1 - 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Premier Stoneworks
A Comprehensive Design and Methods Review for Architectural Stone Masonry Products

Session 2 - 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
CGI Windows & Doors
Selecting Energy Efficient Impact Resistant Windows and Doors

Session 3 - 2:45 pm - 3:45
Mapei Corporation
The Challenges of Installing Large-Format Porcelain Tiles

David Thaddeus Structures Seminar

September 23-25, 2016

8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Soprema Headquarters

2900 Center Port Cir, Pompano Beach FL 33064

$360 early bird registration before August 23.

$395 after August 23.

Registration includes three days of instruction, printed materials, breakfast and lunch.

The seminar covers the Structural Systems division of the ARE including General Structures, Lateral Forces and the Structural Frame Vignette. This course is a must-have for anyone sitting for the ARE.

While teaching at the University of Houston, David Thaddeus, AIA , NCARB, developed a review course for the General Structures and Lateral Forces Divisions of the ARE and first offered the course to interns in 1989.

Since then his course has evolved into an intense three-day workshop. Professor Thaddeus, otherwise known as the "the structures guru," presents a thorough, clear and easy to understand review of what you need to know to pass the structures division of the ARE.

Register HERE.

2015 Gold Medal Winner

William Manly King, AIA

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