Where Does Resiliency Fit in the AIA?

Architects and advocates of resilient design from across the country gathered at the National Building Museum in Washington DC for the very first AIA Resilience Summit. Speakers presented a call to action for the promotion of resilient design in the face of climate change, sharing lessons learned from Hurricanes Sandy and Katrina, mitigation of seismic risk on the west coast, and strategies for risk management. continue reading

AIABaltimore Resiliency Committee Presents: SAP “Train the Trainer” Course

Join us on Saturday, October 25, 2014 when the AIA Baltimore Resiliency Committee will host a regional Cal-EMA Safety Assessment “Train-the-Trainer” Course, presented by Michael Lingerfelt, FAIA. The training will be held to educate a group of leaders in the architectural and engineering fields to perform future SAP trainings. continue reading