Archive for February, 2009

LEED Seminar

Don’t miss your last chance to prepare for the LEED AP Exam under LEED-NC 2.2! You have until MARCH 31, 2009 to register for the LEED-NC 2.2 exam and must pass the exam by the end of JUNE 2009! AFTER JUNE 2009 THE EXAM REQUIREMENTS WILL CHANGE! The seminar will start at 7:30AM on Friday, March 6, 2009 and continue until 5:00 p.m. On Friday, March 13, 2009 from 8:00 am – 12:00 p.m. there will be a mock exam, review and Q&A. Cost is $300.00 for members; $450.00 for non-members. Please RSVP by Noon on Wednesday, March 4th. Please fax registration form to 602-273-6814 or email to Earn 10 HSW AIA learning units! For registration and more information, click here.

What Every Architect Needs to Know About Lien Laws

“What Every Architect Needs to Know About the Lien Laws” will be held on Wednesday, February 25, 2009 from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. at AIA Arizona’s office. Continental breakfast will be provided. The cost is $20.00 for AIA Members, $40.00 for Non-Members. Please RSVP by noon on Monday, February 23rd please fax registration form to 602-273-6814 or email to Click here for registration and more information.

Resume Workshop – Survival 101 Series


When: Wed, Feb 18, 2009 from 12:00PM – 1:00PM
Where: AIA Arizona Office (30 N. 3rd Avenue, Ste. 200, Phoenix, Arizona, 85003. Parking across the street and will be validated)
Presenter: Jim Kelley, AIA Arizona Affiliate Director, A&E hiring consultant for Aerotek. He will share his experience, perspective and best resume practices.
Cost: $10.00 AIA members, $25 Non-Members,  $5 for AIA Associates
RSVP: Tuesday, February 17, 2009 to Charnissa Moore (


Follow us on Twitter!


AIA Arizona is now on Twitter! Follow us (AIAARIZONA) and find out what’s going on within our component instantaneously! Don’t have a Twitter account? Make one! It’s a great way to stay in the loop quickly. You can even install an application to get “tweets” or messages to your phone!

Survival 101 Breakfast



Wednesday, February 11, 2009 from 8:00AM – 10:00AM, AIA Arizona is hosting a breakfast (FREE for members) for those that are either seeking work or are trying to keep their stuggling business alive. This breakfast is the kickoff to a year full of resources and programs that AIA Arizona is hosting to help you stay afloat! RSVP to Alexanda Evjen by Tuesday, February 10, 2009.

Early Bird Registration for National Convention

Register by February 17, 2009 for the AIA National Convention in San Fracisco, California and AIA members will receive an additional 5 percent discount off of your convention fees when you register using the promo code MEMBER. Convention fees are based on your registration category. This offer is valid for a limited time only and cannot not be applied to on-site registrations. NOTE: AIA national members in good standing qualify for the 5 percent discount. National and local allied or affiliate members and cornerstone partners are not eligible.

First-time architect, associate, and international associate members who join the AIA between May 18, 2008 and May 2, 2009, are invited to attend the 2009 national convention free of charge. Register today to experience the full benefit of your membership by attending the leading design and construction industry event. NOTE: Lapsed, national and local allied or affiliate members, and Public Architect registrants are not eligible for this offer.