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AIA Disaster Assistance Handbook highlights architects’ critical role in community resilience and disaster response efforts

By | March 29th, 2017|Categories: AIAOC News and Advocacy|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington, D.C. – March 28, 2017 – The American Institute of Architects (AIA) today released a significantly enhanced version of its Disaster Assistance Handbook that will serve as a go-to resource for [...]

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Ransom Malware hits OC Architects

By | March 9th, 2016|Categories: AIAOC News and Advocacy, Press Releases|

A New Computer Virus With Serious Implications! A new virus has been hitting Orange County Architect’s offices with serious consequences. This virus (program) runs on your computer encrypting your files so you cannot read them [...]

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Orange County Members Elected to the California Council

By | December 19th, 2015|Categories: AIAOC News and Advocacy|

AIAOC has three general members on the California Council. The current President, Vice President and immediately past President are automatically members of the California Council. Our Executive Director, Jeff Gill, FAIA is a Vice President [...]

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Architect in Training (AIT) Title

By | November 30th, 2015|Categories: AIAOC News and Advocacy|

On November 6, 2015 the California Council approved moving forward with this resolution Sponsor legislation to give the CA Architects Board the authority to adopt a regulation that allow interns to use the title [...]

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Changes in CA Mandatory Continuing Education

By | November 30th, 2015|Categories: AIAOC News and Advocacy|Tags: |

This proposal from the AIACC Legislative Committee was approved to move forward by the California Council on November 6, 2015 Sponsor legislation to alternate the 5-hour California mandatory continuing education requirement between accessibility and sustainability.  Existing [...]

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More Regulations? Really?

By | November 30th, 2015|Categories: AIAOC News and Advocacy|Tags: |

On November 6, 2015 the California Council approved moving forward with opposing the additional requirements imposed on Architects by the pending resolution Sponsor legislation to exempt design professionals from having to register with the Department of [...]

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