A Special Community Event: Towards a Sustainable Design Future
Dec
10
6:00 PM18:00

A Special Community Event: Towards a Sustainable Design Future

The American Hardwood Export Council and the American Institute of Architects Shanghai Chapter will jointly host a seminar for architects, interior designers, and timber traders of American Hardwoods.  The seminar will help attendees better understand the physical properties, grades, and potential applications offered by different species of American Hardwoods.

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2018 ULI China Mainland Winter Meeting: “New and Future Trends in Real Estate”
Dec
6
9:30 AM09:30

2018 ULI China Mainland Winter Meeting: “New and Future Trends in Real Estate”

  • Mega Room, 3F, W Shanghai - The Bund (map)
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Our partners at ULI will be hosting their annual meeting on December 6th, 2018. This year, they will welcome speakers Albert Chan, Professor Shiling Zheng, and more, to discuss the future of real estate in China. We look forward to seeing you there!

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AIA Members Only Event | viewing of 'The Competition'
Oct
21
3:00 PM15:00

AIA Members Only Event | viewing of 'The Competition'

  • Shanghai Study Center, The University of Hong Kong (map)
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Join AIA Shanghai and Hong Kong University Shanghai Study Center for a viewing and discussion of The Competition with director Angel Borrego Cubero. This documentary is a dramatic look at the work of internationally-famous architects competing on the design for a national museum in Europe.

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AIA SHANGHAI | MONTHLY HAPPY HOUR + INTRO TO USGBC IN CHINA
Sep
20
7:00 PM19:00

AIA SHANGHAI | MONTHLY HAPPY HOUR + INTRO TO USGBC IN CHINA

Andy To, Managing Director of the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) for North Asia will introduce how USGBC supports architects during the design and construction Green Buildings in China. USGBC runs the LEED system of building ratings and professional certifications, one of the most popular international standards for Green Building.

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IALD Presents: Lighting, Future! Conference 2018
Sep
2
9:00 AM09:00

IALD Presents: Lighting, Future! Conference 2018

  • Lecture Hall - Tongji Architectural Design Group (map)
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The annual IALD Greater China International Forum always focuses on the latest global trend of lighting design, and attracts Chinese and other countries’ excellent lighting designers. This forum will remain the AIA certifying qualification of academic courses.The forum was strongly supported by AIA Shanghai.AIA's registered architects can participate in domestic forums to accumulate credits, spreading the charm of lighting design and helping the industry co-construction.The “1+N” academic program, play a leading role in lighting design around the world, and pay close attention to the future of lighting. It aims to help Chinese young designers and outstanding lighting design majors from colleges and universities by offering superior resources. For the first time, “IALD Night” will happen, and the IALD members, outstanding students and sponsors will be recognized.

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Panel Discussion | China's High-rise Transformation
Jul
31
6:30 PM18:30

Panel Discussion | China's High-rise Transformation

Between 2011 and 2013, China used more cement than 20th century America. Today, the nation is home to 60 high-rise towers taller than 300 meters, a feat no other nation can affirm.

This claim to fame, however, is not without its critics. Today, the government seeks a new definition of progress that moves beyond mere vanity projects. Today, sustainable environments that meet the needs of all people are at the forefront of city planning.

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Jun
27
9:00 AM09:00

Technology and Real Estate: BIM Seminar

We welcome you to join our Technology and Real Estate Seminar on BIM application at W Shanghai - The Bund on June 27. We will have professionals from Engie China, Gensler, RFR Group, HKS, iDRC and XKool Tech to talk about the BIM application in different fields and the future of technology in real estate industry.

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A’18 AIA National Conference
Jun
21
to Jun 23

A’18 AIA National Conference

Get ready for three immersive days of what’s new and now in architecture and design, hosted in one of the most iconic cities in the world. At A’18, some of the most creative architects, designers, and firms will share how they’re creating their own blueprint and making a difference in cities of every size all over the world.

Featured Speakers: Sir David Adjaye, Sheela Søgaard

 

 

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Lecture | Alvin Huang, AIA
May
25
6:30 PM18:30

Lecture | Alvin Huang, AIA

Alvin Huang, AIA will present his talk 'Technology / Technique / Techne' will speak about how technology can provoke new thinking in design. Mr. Huang is the founder and principal of Synthesis Design + Architecture an Associate Professor at the USC School of Architecture in Los Angeles.

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