Category Archives: 06 / June – 2013

June 3, 2013. What’s happening @AIBD_National


Architect Jeremiah Eck was the keynote speaker at the 2007 AIBD Annual Convention

Architect Jeremiah Eck was the keynote speaker at the 2007 AIBD Annual Convention

…A House in the Landscape author lecture.

GLOUCESTER, MA – Architect and Author, Jeremiah Eck, will present a lecture on his latest book, A House in the Landscape, followed by a tour of the historic Beauport Mansion in Gloucester, MA. The June 7th event is the second quarterly meeting of the AIBD Northeast Society. For more information contact Professional Member and Society President, Michael Hally by writing
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…Special events at PCBC.

SAN DIEGO, CA – The AIBD California Society will be attending the Pacific Coast Builders’ Conference in San Diego this week to walk the floor and make connections with members of our industry!  Also planned are a luncheon and a dinner in conjunction with their monthly Board of Directors Meeting.  The June 5th dinner includes speakers Doug Stead, Executive Director of California Council for Interior Design and Patti Morrow, Interior Protection Consultant. Generous industry partners will be making presentations and sponsoring these events. CLICK HERE for more information.
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Christine GH Franck

Designer and educator, Christine G.H. Franck, is this month’s guest professional.

…The First Tuesday @2:00.

WASHINGTON, DC – When designing a new building, how can we use historical precedent to guide us? Which precedence should we select? How should we study and apply them to our designs? Join us for the First Tuesday @ 2:00 (pm ET) as we ask our guest, Christine G. H. Franck, to discuss the role of precedent in design.

Register NOW!
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…AIBD Forms & Publications Manual discounted 25%, this week only.
WASHINGTON, DC – Use the many forms, agreements, construction documents, specifications, and spreadsheets available in MS Word and Excel designed to help designers improve their practice. The compilation of approximately 30 templates are examples of documents currently being used by other AIBD members. Download the templates and customize them for use in your practice. The manual is FREE to AIBD Members and everyone else using the discount code: F&B-2013 to get 25% off the standard $49 retail price.

Shop for the Manual now.

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…The Lone Star State celebrates 55 years.

SAN ANTONIO, TX – It’s not too late to join fellow designers in Texas for the TIBD Annual Convention in San Antonio. Take advantage of this annual event as an opportunity to interact with fellow designers in educational sessions, meetings, tours and social events. You will leave the convention having renewed old friendships, gained new associations, and with continuing education credits needed to maintain professional membership status. Download a registration form and send it in today! CLICK HERE.
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AIBD Convention_small…Convention early registration extended.

PASADENA, CA – The May 30th early registration deadline for the AIBD Annual convention has been extended one week. Save $10 by sending your registration form to the AIBD National Office by midnight on Friday, June 7th. The convention dates are July 15 to 18. The conference rate at the Huntington Langham, Pasadena hotel is $189 and the room block ends on June 24th. For more information, visit the convention website

Download a PDF Registration Form

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…AIBD attends NAHB top meetings.

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Association of Home Builders begins this week the first of three Board Meetings leading up to the International Building Show in February 2014. AIBD Executive Director Steve Mickley is attending meetings with the CAPS Board of Governors, the Design committee, the Education Committee, the Student Advisory Committee and the Codes and Standards Committee. In addition, Steve has arranged to meet with leaders from other nonprofit associations, publishers and industry leaders. Follow the events through Steve’s Twitter and LinkedIn accounts or by following @AIBD_National  on Twitter.
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…More events ahead.

  • June 4 – AIBD California lunch presentation and membership meeting, Grand Horton Hotel, San Diego
  • June 5 – AIBD California dinner presentation, Grand Horton Hotel, San Diego
  • June 5 & 6 – NCBDC Exam in San Antonio, TX (Registration Closed)
  • June 7 – AIBD Northeast Quarterly Meeting, Gloucester, MA
  • June 21 & 22 – AIBD Florida Quarterly Meeting, West Palm Beach, FL
  • July 13 & 14 – NCBDC Exam in Pasadena, CA (Registration Deadline June 13)
  • July 15-18 – AIBD National Convention, Langham Hotel, Pasadena, CA
  • July 27 – AIBD Oklahoma, Building Codes Updates, Oklahoma City, OK
  • August 17 & 18 – NCBDC Exam in Washington, DC (Registration Deadline July 17)
  • August 24 – AIBD North Carolina Quarterly Meeting, Rock Hill, NC
  • September 5 – AIBD Northeast Quarterly Meeting, Devens, MA
  • October 25 & 26 – AIBD Florida Quarterly Meeting, Orlando, FL
  • November 16 – AIBD North Carolina Quarterly Meeting and Design Competition Awards, Lexington, NC
  • December 5 – AIBD Northeast Quarterly Meeting
  • December 6 – AIBD Florida Organizational Meeting, Apopka, FL

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