Learn about opportunities and challenges dealing with floodplains in Philadelphia. The seminar will provide an overview on NFIP (National Flood Insurance Program), the City’s role, and current codes/regulations. An overview about the City's review requirements and processes are detailed with pr...
Thursday, August 15 2019 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
With estimated completion in spring of 2020, join PEA for the an inside look at The Pavilion, a new inpatient hospital facility for Penn Medicine. Designed using the Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) process, the PennFIRST team is creating a building of the 21st century. The team includes Foster+...
Thursday, August 8 2019 3:30 PM — 5:30 PM
Join Wolf Home Products for one of its courses designed for architects, owners, specifiers, and other design professionals in the residential, commercial and multi-family markets. Attendees will receive an overview of the outdoor living space and materials used in outdoor living design. Lunch ...
Tuesday, August 6 2019 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
Join the Philadelphia Emerging Architects (PEA) for a visit to Coscia Moos Architecture where they will be hosting a tour of their office and a discussion about their work! Light refreshments & beverages will be provided.
Wednesday, July 31 2019 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
While the investment and financial implications for the Opportunity Zone program are broadly discussed, communities and planners are often unsure of how they can take advantage of the program to influence development. Christian Michel will fill that void by addressing planning considerations and ...
Wednesday, July 31 2019 8:00 AM — 10:00 AM
Come join your fellow ARE test takers and get on track for taking your next exam. This session will focus on contracts in preparation for the Project Management (PjM) Exam. We will be giving and overview and discussing the prime AIA contract documents, including: B101, A101, A201, and C401.
Saturday, July 20 2019 10:00 AM — 12:00 PM
The Building Enclosure Council – Philadelphia is pleased to invite you to our next lunchtime presentation, “Roofing: System Selection and Design Criteria” where you will gain a better understanding of how to select the most appropriate roof system for your project, including review of energy eff...
Tuesday, July 16 2019 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
In a traditionally underrepresented industry, women are more than ever vital in leadership roles in architecture, engineering, and construction. A recent study by McKinsey indicated that companies ranking in the top quartile of executive-board diversity were 35% more likely to outperform others f...
Tuesday, July 9 2019 11:30 AM — 1:30 PM
Join the L+I Committee for a lunch and learn about major changes to the Energy, Plumbing, and Fire Codes. Learn the new processes to building permit applications and identify the technological resources that City provides for transparent and efficient customer service. Free to attend, bring your...
Wednesday, June 26 2019 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
Brian Phillips, AIA, principal of ISA, shares the firm's work across a series of project types and scales including high performance multi-family housing, mixed-use urban infill, and tactical installations. The body of thinking is presented as an outgrowth of its Philadelphia context, and weaves ...
Wednesday, June 26 2019 8:00 AM — 9:30 AM