Archive for March, 2009

SketchUp – An Introduction for Architects

Due to popular demand, we’ve added a second date for this seminar – Wednesday, April 22, 2009. The April 1st, 2009, seminar is full.

SketchUp is a 3D modeling program designed for architects and civil engineers and related professions. It is an intuitive, flexible and easy to use program. If you haven’t tapped into this resource or you are in need of assistance using this tool, come to this workshop!

DATE: Wednesday, April 22, 2009
TIME: 8:00 a.m. Registration & breakfast; 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Seminar
LOCATION: AIA Arizona – 30 N. 3rdAvenue, Ste. 200, Phoenix, AZ 85003
*Parking will be validated for the public parking garage on the southwest corner of Washington and 3rd Ave
COST: $10.00 Members; $20.00 Non-members
PRESENTER: Robert Pearce, AIA, Pearce Design Studio, LLC
RSVP to  Alexandra Evjen with registration form (alexandra@aia-arizona.org) by April 21, 2009.

REGISTRATION FORM

Social Media: Marketing for Success

“Social media” is a buzz phrase people are using left and right. I’m sure you are hearing people talk about Twitter, Facebook, Youtube, Flickr and blogs incessantly and you are waiting for someone to explain why you should start using these technologies. Well, if you want to know the answer, come to this seminar. You will walk away understanding why you should use these technologies, how to leverage them for more business and how to beef up your marketing strategy.

DATE: Wednesday, March 25, 2009
TIME: 8:00 a.m. Registration & breakfast; 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Seminar
LOCATION: AIA Arizona – 30 N. 3rdAvenue, Ste. 200, Phoenix, AZ 85003
*Parking will be validated for the public parking garage on the southwest corner of Washington and 3rd Ave
COST:$5.00 Members; $20.00 Non-members
PRESENTER: Adrian Vender, Director of eFusion Internet Marketing, LLC

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Fill Out Directory Firm/Business Profile

It’s already that time of year again when we need your business to fill out a profile for the AIA Arizona 2009 Directory. Please fill in the fields and click the button at the bottom of the document to send it directly to the publisher (not to us). These are due April 1, 2009.

Architecture Firm Profile

Professional Affiliate Company Profile

EcoMonth

eco-friendly

March is AIA Arizona’s “EcoMonth!” We have several building tours and lectures focused on the importantce of sustainability for FREE! These events are also open to the public! Check out the flyer for a list of dates and times!

EcoMonth First Friday

Come join us this Friday, March 6, 2009 from 6:00PM – 9:00PM as we open our doors for Downtown Phoenix’s First Friday Art Walk. The AIA Arizona Gallery will be kicking off this month’s exhibition of the AIA Top Ten Green Projects awarded by the AIA National Committee on the Environment (COTE). There will be  refreshments and a “Pecha Kucha” sustainability presentation from the Phoenix Metro Chapter’s Young Architects’ Forum starting at 6:30PM. If you have any questions, please contact Diana Smith.