MPavilion 2015, Sean Godsell Architects
photo Earl Carter

Victorian Chapter Events


Ask an Architect

Ask an Architect is an event that pairs students and architectural practitioners one-on-one in a low-key setting to discuss the ‘nitty-gritty’ of the architectural profession and begin to create strong working relationships. This event aims to award students the confidence to open up about questions they may not feel comfortable asking in a larger networking or professional setting. You will have the chance to talk one on one with some of the best Architects Melbourne wide. A night of networking, drinks, canapes and great company. Register Here.

When: Thu 16 August, 6-8 pm
Where: Brickworks Studio, 490 Swan St Richmond 3121

Webinar - Managing IP: People and Media

This online webinar explores two aspects of Intellectual Property: 1) issues regarding social media, attributions, photography and art incorporated into buildings, 2) People management, people IP and issues with portfolios. Register Here.

When: Mon 20 August, 12.00pm

EmAGN Graduate Forum

You’re Worth It! Is the topic for the third Forum for 2018 on August 22, where we will discuss developing your own personal brand with Nic Granleese, Co-founder of BowerBird and Dave Sharp, Founder at Vanity Projects. Click below for more information and ticket details. Register Here.

When: Wed 22 August, 5.45pm

Developing Melbourne: Alternative Models

This event will examine alternative models of housing development, including the Baugruppen Model implemented in Nightingale Housing. We will discuss the wins gained from the ATO ruling that allow people to own and develop land themselves. Our focus will be on what this means for architecture and what elements need to be put in place to reduce risk where possible. Register here.

When: Thu 23 August, 12.00pm
Where: 41X, Level 2, 41 Exhibition Street, Melbourne 3000

ArchiTECH: Designing with Acoustics - Atkar Group

"How do I get the design I want and still have the appropriate acoustic control to suit the room?" This seminar will provide an overview of acoustics and help you identify what design aspects can affect acoustic performance, including fire rating requirements, and what acoustic considerations you need to consider in different spaces. Register here.

When: Wed 5 September, 12.00 - 1.30pm
Where: 41X, Level 2, 41 Exhibition Street, Melbourne 3000

2018 Gold Medal Tour with Alec Tzannes

Australian Institute of Architects Gold Medalist Alec Tzannes will visit Victoria on the 12th September. The Gold Medal award was created to recognise distinguished service by Australian architects who have designed or executed buildings of high merit; produced work of great distinction resulting in the advancement of architecture; or endowed the profession of architecture in a distinguished manner. Join us for drinks, canape's, networking and a fabulous presentation by Alec Tzannes. Register here.

When: Wed 12 September, 6.00 - 8.00pm
Where: Basement Foyer, Melbourne School of Design, Melbourne University, VIC 3000

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EmAGN CPD: Getting Started with BIM

This EmAGN CPD will focus on BIM processes and documentation – the relevance of BIM, managing between technology and deliverables and BIM in practice.  Our speakers will discuss how BIM is used in their offices across a variety of scales, how to maximise efficiency and workflow and uncover some currently underutilised features or strategies of BIM software used in practice. Register here.

When: Thu 13 September, 5.30 - 7.30pm
Where: 41X, Level 2, 41 Exhibition St, Melbourne, 3000