Vote for AIA International Secretary
The electronic voting option for the election of the International Region Secretary position is now open. This is a two year position for 2017-2018. For voting details see this post via AIA Hong Kong:
Call for Architectural Projects
Murat Soygenis, AIA, RIBA wishes to share with AIA Europe members this opportunity to submit relevant projects for exhibition. Submissions are due May 30, 2016.
CAUMME PAUMME 2016 Naples Italy Call for Architectural Projects
AIA IR extends deadline for Secretary nominations
The new deadline for nominating members for the position of AIA International Region Secretary has been extended to 15 April. See this PDF for information regarding the nomination.
2016 Board meeting minutes
The AIA Europe Board of Directors held their annual board meeting in Paris on January 23, 2016. Please see 2016_01_23 Board meeting minutes for details of the proceedings.
Graphisoft joins in support of AIA Europe
The board and chapter are pleased to welcome Graphisoft as a Silver partner supporting AIA Europe. Welcome them in person on Friday, 15 Arpil, in Barcelona.
AIA International — Call for nominations
As provided for in the AIA International Region bylaws, the officers (President, First Vice President, Treasurer, and Secretary) have staggered two-year terms; at this year's annual meeting the region will elect a new Secretary.
The region is making a special effort to make this year's meeting and election more accessible, with candidate information readily available in advance.
Read more on the AIA International Region website.
Yes, that pavilion
In case you missed it, the Saturday dinner for the AIA Europe conference, Barcelona | the Compact City, presents an opportunity to create a lifetime memory at the Barcelona Pavilion; Avenida Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 7.
AIA Europe Chapter Meeting
AIA Europe will hold a Chapter meeting during its upcoming conference: Barcelona | The Compact City. All members are encouraged to attend. The meeting will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, April 17, 2016 at the Mercat del Born.
AIA International notice of meeting
The 2016 Annual Meeting of the members of the AIA International Region will take place Thursday,
May 19, 2016, commencing at 2:00 p.m. (U.S. Eastern Daylight Time), in Room EV214, Pennsylvania
Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA. The meeting will be
conducted for the purpose of nominating and electing the Secretary whose term expires at the end of
2016; for receiving the annual reports of the Board and the Treasurer; and for the transaction of such other
business as may be appropriate.All members of the AIA International Region are invited to attend.For additional information, contact AIA Senior Vice President and General Counsel Jay Stephens, Hon.
AIA, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Emily Dorey, Director, International and Unstaffed Components, at
email@example.com. Additional information will also be available soon on the AIA International
Region’s Web Site at www.aiainternational.org.
Barcelona | the Compact City (& the Pavilion)
Google map links have been added to the program for Barcelona | the Compact City, including a special treat for all those who attend: https://maps.google.com/?cid=17360582534015046504
Barcelona | the Compact City
Attendees who attend the optional opening tour for the conference Barcelona | the Compact City on Thursday, 14 April can earn an extra AIA CES LU, bringing the projected total to 18.
Members who have not renewed their Institute membership for 2016 can maintain the continuity of their membership by renewing before 31 March, and enjoy the advantage of a discounted registration for Barcelona | the Compact City. Those with an unassigned or local-inly membership with AIA Continental Europe enjoy the same discounted rate. Three-tiered AIA renewals can be done through aia.org/renew; AIA Europe memberships can be done at aiaeurope.org/renew.
Barcelona #AIA #CES conference
Opens and clicks on the most recent newsletter were lower than average for the 500+ subscriber AIA Europe newsletter but registrations for the upcoming conference in Barcelona started at a pace faster than any recent event. Following recent policy, registration rates are discounted for both AIA Europe and Institute members who are part of the International Region.
AIA UK member Lester Korzilius elevated to fellow
Long time AIA Europe supporter and member Lester Korzilius has been "elevated to the College of Fellows for his many years of service to the AIA UK, the International Region, and the Institute." Lester is a past president and current board member of AIA UK. He served on the AIA Europe board as secretary for 2012-2013. Read the AIA UK announcement.
2016 Honorary FAIA Announcement
The @AIANational College of Fellows class of 2016 includes two within the AIA Europe as Honorary FAIA: Louisa Hutton, Hon. FAIA of Germany and Reiulf Ramstad, Hon. FAIA of Norway.
Honorary fellowship is bestowed on architects of esteemed character and distinguished achievements who are neither U.S. citizens nor U.S. residents, and who do not primarily practice architecture within the domain of the Institute.
A message from the 2016 President
Nora Demeter writes to members and followers of AIA Europe.
A message from the Past-president
AIA Europe on Twitter: A message from the Past-president | AIA Europe - https://t.co/pjrn7agDGR
ICYMI: AIA International on Twitter
AIA International on Twitter: "AIA IR WINTER NEWSLETTER https://t.co/n5C6FbLPYl"
ICYMI: The 2016 AIA Europe board
The 2016 AIA Europe board.
AIA Europe in Hong Kong
2015 President Bertrand Coldefy and Past-president Karl Hartnack were in Hong Kong in December. They joined the AIA Hong Kong Xmas holiday party, invited by President Sujata Govada and President elect Kenneth Hau.
2015 Honors & Awards
Announced at the gala dinner for Vienna | The world's most livable city, AIA Europe is pleased to present the winners of the 2015 Honors & Awards Program.
Running independently of the Honors & Awards program was the Alan Schwartzman scholarship, awarded for the summer of 2015 to Julia Kwolyk of the University of Virginia. The presentation of her time at the École des Beaux-Arts at Fontainebleau during the Vienna conference is available to view here as a PDF.
Julia also created a summary of her experience in Vienna.
Thank you. For joining us in Vienna.
The Laufen newsletter from October: Thank you. For joining us in Vienna.
Gregg Brodarick Milan video
Via Isplora, Gregg Brodarick, Assoc. AIA, committee chair for the Spring 2015 conference Milan | Food, architecture, and design, shares a video: Looking up in Milano
Les Jordan Vienna album
Les Jordan AIA, committee chair of the 2015 AIA Europe Vienna conference, shares a photo album in the Facebook group AIA Europe.