AIBC Newsletter | March 1, 2018

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Thursday, March 1, 2018
AIBC Council Elections 2018/19 – Call for Council Member Nominations
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018/19 AIBC Council. This is your opportunity to help shape the work of the body responsible for regulating the profession of architecture in B.C. on behalf of the public. Submission deadline is March 12, 2018. Read more.
AIBC 2018 AIBC Annual Conference Keynote Announcement
The AIBC is delighted to announce that Charles Walker, Director of world-renowned Zaha Hadid Architects, will kick off this year’s conference. Charles will speak to his work with Zaha Hadid Architects in relation to this year's conference theme of Spaces Between, as well as provide a critical evaluation of modern-day architecture. Don't miss out – early bird rates are only available until March 31, 2018. Read more.
AIBC Bylaw Review: Proposed Suite of Administrative Bylaws 2018
The Bylaw Review Committee, supported by AIBC Council, is now consulting with members on a suite of ‘administrative’ bylaws. The suite is organized into four topic areas: Firms, Admission/Registration, Fees and Fines, and Chapters. Consultation for the proposed suite of Administrative Bylaws 2018 will run until April 19, 2018, with an in-person and online Consultation Session being held on Tuesday, March 6. Register and read more.
AIBC Blueprint for Business Course is Back – Register Today!
Blueprint for Business is back on Friday, April 13, 2018! Recently updated, this popular course features refreshed content. Blueprint for Business can be taken as one of the elective course options as part of the requirements for registration through the Internship in Architecture Program, and is also suitable for any practitioner who wants to learn more about starting their own firm. Interested parties are encouraged to sign-up early as registration fills up quickly. Read more.
AIBC Call for Retired Architect AIBC Council Liaison Expressions of Interest
Expressions of Interest for the Retired Architect AIBC Council Liaison are now being accepted for the 2018/19 AIBC Council. Liaisons sit for a one-year term, in keeping with Council Policy 2.23: Role of the Council Liaisons. The application deadline is Friday, March 23, 2018. Read more.
AIBC Questions about the Upcoming Continuing Education System Deadline of June 30, 2018?
If you have questions about the AIBC Continuing Education System, review our recently updated Frequently Asked Questions webpage! Get answers to questions such as "How do I submit Declaration of Out-of-Province CES Compliance?" and "What are the requirements for the 2016-2018 reporting period?" Read more.

AIBC Happenings
Intern Architect Happenings
AIBC Volunteer Opportunities
AIBC Gallery
  • The Missing Middle Competition by Urbanarium will be on display from March 14–April 12, 2018.
AIBC Courses
2018 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 REPs: 3Si Risk Strategies Inc., Symmetry Lighting, Trane Canada-West, Safti First.
Following are the most recent upcoming REP events. For a full listing, see the AIBC events calendar.
Industry News


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