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2015 Residential Design Forum

How do you consistently deliver high quality design to accommodate population growth in a tight real estate market, while contributing to the economic vitality and standard of living for future generations? Explore the critical role of innovative residential design for livable communities at this full-day forum for architects, interior designers, engineers, contractors, and other design professionals. Sessions will include presentations and discussions on new challenges and innovative approaches in residential design and process, what’s next for design details and materials, and key housing affordability issues.

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LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Identify and apply new technologies being used in residential design.
  • Define and discuss key housing affordability issues currently facing this region and their impacts on specific residential communities.
  • Incorporate new design detail approaches and material use in their designs for Pacific Northwest residences.
  • Identify key project delivery issues facing the residential design industry.

SCHEDULE

Monday, June 8, 2015, 8:00am-5:00 pm
Download the 2015 Residential Design Forum Program.

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COST

Includes light breakfast, coffee, and lunch

$205.00 AIA Members
$205.00 Government Employees
$205.00 IIDA / ASID Members
$125.00 AIA Associates
$85.00 Students/Scholarships
$405.00 Non-Members

Prices increase 15% after June 1 & registration closes 48 hours before the event.

SHARE YOUR PROJECTS!

We’d love to know what you’ve been working on and to share your projects at the forum. To participate, be sure to register and you’ll be sent a link to the criteria and an easy-to-use template.


SPEAKERS

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Frank Harmon, FAIA, President of Frank Harmon Architect, designs sustainable buildings across the Southeast. His work engages pressing contemporary issues such as placelessness, sustainability, and the restoration of cities and nature.

Ray Calabro, FAIA, Principal at Bohlin Cywinski Jackson
Ross Chapin, FAIA, Principal of Ross Chapin Architects 
Alan Durning, Executive Director and Founder of Sightline Institute
Nils Finne, AIA, Principal at FINNE Architects
Paul F. Hirzel, AIA, Professor and Master of Architecture Graduate Coordinator at Washington State University 
Jonathan Junker, Executive Officer, Designer at Graypants 
David Neiman, AIA, Firm Principal and Founder of Neiman Taber Architects
Steven Rainville, AIA, Principal at Olson Kundig Architects

Explore full Speaker Bios. All speakers are subject to change. 

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MODERATORS

Susan Ingham, AIA, Principal of KASA Architecture
John DeForest, AIA, Principal of DeForest Architects
Mark Olthoff, AIA, LEED AP, Associate at Olson Kundig Architects


Thanks to our 2015 Residential Design Forum Sponsors

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RESIDENTIAL DESIGN FORUM PLANNING TASK FORCE

CHAIR: Susan Ingham, AIA | Principal | KASA Architecture
Julie Campbell, AIA, Principal of CTA Design Builders Inc.
Thomas Lawrence, AIA, Principal of Lawrence Architecture
Mark Olthoff, AIA, LEED AP,  Associate at Olson Kundig Architects
Garrett Reynolds, AIA, Associate at Mithun


POST-FORUM LECTURE WITH KEYNOTE FRANK HARMON

Looking to connect beyond the forum? Join space.city for a public evening lecture with Frank Harmon, FAIA.

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Monday, June 8
6:30 pm
Exchange Building, Suite 410
821 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98104

More information and tickets can be purchased here.


Program Questions?
Contact AIA Seattle Program Manager AV Goodsell

Registration and Credit Questions?
Contact AIA Seattle Membership Manager May Ruiz 


FOR ATTENDEES

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Details

Date
June 8, 2015
Time
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Class Credit
8 CEHs / 8 HSWs

Organizer

AIA Seattle
Phone
(206) 448-4938
Website
www.aiaseattle.org

Venue

Seattle Public Library: Washington Mutual Foundation Room
1000 Fourth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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