AIBC Newsletter | October 5, 2017

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Thursday, October 5, 2017
AIBC Call for Submissions: 2018 AIBC Annual Conference
The AIBC invites submissions from those interested in speaking, participating in panel discussions or facilitating interactive workshops at the 2018 AIBC Annual Conference, which will be held at the Vancouver Conference Centre from Monday, May 7 to Wednesday, May 9, 2018. Read more.
AIBC 2017 Annual Firm Information Update: Thank you!
On September 13, the AIBC issued a reminder to Firm Administrators regarding the 2017 Annual Firm Information Update, including information on this year's deadline and how to update firm profiles. To date, 48% have completed their firm information update. Thank you to those who have completed this important regulatory requirement! Read more.
AIBC Volunteer Opportunity: Municipal Advisory Design Panels
The AIBC is looking for volunteers to serve on Municipal Advisory Design Panels (ADPs). ADPs provide valuable insight and feedback for projects, proposals and policies affecting a community’s physical environment. ADPs help ensure local governments, municipalities and districts responsible for design, urban planning and zoning decisions arrive at the most appropriate solutions which serve in the interest of the public. Read more.
AIBC Advanced Code Knowledge Course – Registration Now Open!
The Advanced Code Knowledge Course is being offered jointly by the AIBC and Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia. This course is intended for architects, engineers and those with knowledge of Canadian building codes and experience in the building construction industry seeking to increase their depth of knowledge and expertise in these areas. Read more.
AIBC CES Countdown: 9 Months Until the June 30, 2018 Deadline
The next AIBC Mandatory CES reporting period deadline is June 30, 2018. CES Participants have nine months remaining to earn and report a total of 36 Learning Units. Read more.

AIBC Happenings
Intern Architect Happenings
  • Mission Possible: Join us on November 16 from 6–8 p.m. to meet colleagues on their way to registration and learn more about the process at this year's panel and social – RSVP and learn more.
AIBC Volunteer Opportunities
  • Municipal Advisory Design Panels: City of Maple Ridge, City of Nanaimo, City of North Vancouver, City of North Vancouver – Heritage, City of Richmond, City of Vancouver – Chinatown, City of Vancouver – First Shaughnessy, City of Victoria, City of Pitt Meadows, District of North Vancouver, District of Oak Bay, University Endowment Lands.
AIBC Gallery
  • Birds in the 604 presented by Langara's Design Formation Program in partnership with Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation is on display from October 10 to November 3. This exhibition illustrates the central themes of the Vancouver Bird Strategy.
AIBC Courses
2017 AIBC Course Schedule.
AIBC Courses fill up quickly so ensure you register without delay. Upcoming courses with availability include the following:
Recognized Educational Provider Events
The AIBC welcomes new REP: Phantom Screens.
Following are the most recent upcoming REP events. For a complete listing, see the AIBC events calendar.
Industry News
Upcoming Events
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