CE LUNCH MEETING
CE Lunch Meeting - In-Person
Tuesday, March 16
12 - 1 p.m.
Bowden Building, Room 1
120 Church St, Pensacola, FL
CEU Lunch Meetings are a benefit of membership in AIA Florida Northwest. Any non-member attending will be charged $15 for cost of lunch.
Registration for the event is required, any member who wishes to attend and did not register for the event will be charged $10 for lunch.
Please register by March 14 to reserve your lunch.
UNDERSTANDING POLY-ASH SIDING
AND OTHER CATEGORIES OF THE SIDING MARKET
Join Jerry Sparkman, AIA (SweetSparkman Architecture & Interiors) on a tour of this home that blends contemporary design with the vernacular of the Pensacola Historic District.
Tuesday, March 23
**Park and meet across the street, at the entrance to Admiral Mason Park
Free for members
Please follow CDC, state & local guidelines/mandates regarding COVID-19 protection & prevention. Masks are required.
SUSTAINABLE TOWN PLANNING 2021
Sustainable Town Planning 2021
March 24 & 25
WaterColor Inn & Resort, Lake House
Sustainable Town Planning will bring together planners, architects, builders, developers, engineers, and other professionals to discuss the latest trends in construction, architecture, and town planning. Please join us for an informative agenda. Come early for our walking tour of Seaside followed by a networking social (March 24th). Space is limited and this event will sell out.
$195 per person
AIA Members use Code GCEN2021 to receive a $20 discount.
2020 DESIGN & HONOR AWARDS VIDEO
The Design and Honor Awards video premiered on September 25. The video highlights the best of AIA Florida Northwest and is available for viewing online.
Thank you to our Design & Honor Awards sponsor!
CITY OF PENSACOLA PROJECT SUBMITTAL PROCESS UPDATE
As follow-up to the February 7 presentation from Jonathan Bilby on the City of Pensacola Project Submission Process, links to the Applying Online presentation and the Customer Help Guide are provided below:
Beginning April 1, 2020 all plans, specifications and documents must be uploaded into the permit system. See the requirements HERE.
ARE Exams at UWF
Click HERE to watch a video that is a great introduction for anyone starting the ARE process.
For more EP & ARE news and information, including ARE test prep materials, contact AIA Florida Northwest's Associate Director, MIchelle Burch, Assoc. AIA.
LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT SCHOLARSHIP
Did you know that AIA Florida Northwest has funds available for scholarships to augment the participation costs in community leadership development programs that exist within our chapter region? Our intent is: 1) to increase the numbers of our members engaged in these programs, 2) to obtain tools, insights and relationships that will benefit our profession as a whole, and 3) to then create connections within our chapter communities demonstrating the value of architects in leadership roles.
Download the AIA Florida Northwest Leadership Scholarship application HERE.
Below are local leadership programs and their approximate application opening dates (please check the respective site for their dates & deadlines):
Leadership Pensacola - February
Destin Forward - July
Young Professionals of Walton County - July/August
Leadership Okaloosa - August
Leadership Bay - August
Leadership Santa Rosa - September
Leadership Walton - September
ALLIED MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Oberhausen Marketing & Public Relations
Oberhausen Marketing and Public Relations (OBR) is a full-service Florida-based agency focusing on the architecture and design, real estate, construction, development, hospitality, healthcare and lifestyle industries.
OBR’s mission is to create connection, engagement, and transaction between our clients and their key audiences through the deployment of customized, strategic marketing and public relations programs.
The company’s expertise in a broad range of capabilities combined with the utilization of innovative new approaches and extensive local and national media connections provides OBR with the flexibility and power to effectively execute programs that that help them GROW.
2020 DESIGN AWARD WINNERS
See more HERE.