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Accessible Design 

Good Design is Inclusive Design l 1 Hour

How to Hold Accessible Meetings and Consultations l 1 Hour

Through Other Eyes: How People with Vision Loss See Your Buildings l 1 Hour

How do we Know When a Design is Accessible l 1 Hour

An Investigation of the Costs of Accessibility - Building to RHFAC Gold l 1 Hour

A Celebration of Accessibility Acts of Canada and the US l 1 Hour

Ahead of the Wave in Universal Design - Highlighting Spaces for Deafblind, Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Hearing | 1 Hour

Recognizing and Respecting LGBTQ+ Identities: Professionalism and Allyship | 1 Hour

Accessible Architecture: Beyond the Ramp | 1 Hour

Washrooms for All – a case study approach to gender-neutral, accessible design | 1 Hour  

The Universal Toilet Explained 

Sensory Spaces 

Post Occupancy Evaluations as Nuts and Bolts for Inclusion|

Recalibrating Infrastructure

Suburban Intensification and How to Navigate Complex Municipal Approval Processes

Accessible Architecture is a Vital Component in the Sustainable Design Agenda

Advanced Technology / Building Science

The Application of Drone Technology in Architecture l 1 Hour

Introduction to 3D Laser Scanning for Architecture l 1 hour

The Emergence of Virtual Reality: Using Game Engines to Visualize 3D Space l 1 Hour

Bahá’í Temple of South America: Implementation Of Advanced Technology From Design Through Construction l 1 Hour

The Past, Present and Future of Curtain Wall l 1 Hour

Technical Detailing for High Performance Buildings l 1 Hour

Thermal Comfort in Glass Envelopes [Increasing façade transparency interests, interiors’ space dynamics, and management strategies for healthy skins’ performance] l 1 Hour

Five Key Quality Assurance Take-Aways that Every Architect Should Know l 1 Hour

Sealant and Wall Coating Compatibility l 1 Hour

Digital Recording of Existing and Historic Buildings for Conservation l 1 Hour

Sustainability in the Built Environment | 1 Hour

High Performance Wall Enclosure Systems for Commercial Buildings On the Path Towards Net Zero Ready Performance by 2030 | 1 Hour

Building Envelope Deterioration: Causes, Effects and Solutions | 1 Hour

 
 

Embedding Smart Buildings Technology Strategy Early in the Design Process

Teeter-Totters and Timber: A Stadium from a Toy Store

AI-Driven Occupant Behavior Analysis for Enhanced Building Performance

Cutting-Edge Community Centres: Three Case Studies in Net Zero Recreation

Vienna House: Advancing Mass Timber and Pre-Fabrication to Achieve Passive House

Here to Stay: Educational Projects in Mass Timber

From Foundational Standards to Global Transformation: Exploring openBIM's Impact on the AEC Industry


Construction Administration

Designing Construction Admin & Project Management So You Don't Hate Them l 2 Hours

Navigating Contracts l 1 Hour

Canadian Standard Form of Contract for Architectural Services Doc 6, 2018 Ed. |1 Hour


COVID-19

Financial Management during COVID-19 l 1 Hour

COVID 19: FAQs - Practice Question l 1 Hour

Coping with COVID-19 l 1 Hour

Working From Home During the Pandemic - Claiming Home Office Expenses in the COVID-19 Era l 1 Hour

Tips for Setting-up a Temporary Work-from-Home Office during COVID-19 l 1 Hour

Pandemic Effect - The Future of Workplace & Steelcase Work Better| 1 Hour 

Everyday Mindfulness for Architects | 1 Hour

As We Emerge From the Pandemic - What has Architecture Learned about Integrating User Needs | 1 Hour

Healthy Buildings and Post-Pandemic Planning and Design

The Politics of Placemaking in Chinatown


Design

Bahá’í Temple of South America: Implementation of advanced technology from design through construction l 1 Hour

Not for us without us: Pursuing Design with Indigenous Communities in a Good Way l 1 Hour

Change is Coming! Understanding the future of design in our mixed-use environment l 1 Hour

Arthur Erickson's Dyde House and Garden l 1 Hour

Designing Buildings for People l 1 Hour

Navigating a Pandemic and Designing for Human Health l 1 Hour

Health and Wellness: Designing from the Inside Out and the Outside In l 1 Hour

Designing for Future Mobility: Developing a Framework for the Livable Future City​​​​​​​ | 1 Hour

Designing for Historic Places: Getting the Balance Right | 1 Hour

Bio-Regenerative Building Design - Indoor Nature-Based Solutions for Wellness l 1 Hour

Sealant and Wall Coating Compatibility l 1 Hour

Designing for Wellness Using Daylight from Skylights l 1 Hour

Designing for Wellness Using Fresh Air from Skylights l 1 Hour

Materials and Machines | 1 Hour

RAIC - CCUSA Academic Summit on Architecture - Projects | 1 Hour

Primer on Daylighting and the Value of Skylights | 1 Hour

Primer on Fresh Air and the Value of Skylights | 1 Hour

Savings by Design: Tools to Assist you Designing a High-Performance Building | 1 Hour

Kitchen Perfection: A framework for aligning performance and style within modern kitchens | 1 Hour

Specification Best Practices:​ Integral Concrete Waterproofing System​ | 1 Hour

Environmental Impact of Extruded Polystyrene and Other Insulation Used in Buildings | 1 Hour

Showcase Series - CF Toronto Eaton Centre Bridge | 1 Hour

Showcase Series - LGA - Architectural Partners | 1 Hour

Showcase Series: Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre | 1 Hour

Healthy Buildings and Post-Pandemic Planning and Design

Preston Bus Station: celebrating 20th Century architecture for the benefit of communities

WRITING ARCHITECTURE: A Design Approach

Innovation Wins: Behind the Scenes of Design Competitions for Institutional Clients in Canada

Polishing Two Sandstone Jewels: Calgary City Hall and Government House, Halifax

RAIC - CCUSA Academic Summit on Architecture 

RAIC and CCA Special Event 

Creating Sustainable Beauty for an Inclusive Society

Architecture as a Vector for Learning Environments

Show & Tell - Communicating Architectural Ideas Through Drawing and Writing

Quantifying Quality: Understanding, Evaluating, and Communicating Design Expectations

The Mackimmie Complex


Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Diversity in Practice l 1 Hour

Supporting Inclusiveness in Architecture l 1 Hour

Women in Architecture and Gender Parity in the Workplace l 1 Hour

Return on Investment - Women and Leadership in Architecture l 1 Hour

Lived Experience in Architecture: A Conversation l 1 Hour

Languages of Representation and Inclusion | 1 Hour

Advocacy and Engagement Showcase 

Gender Inclusive Design Study

DISABLING PRAXIS - TOWARDS RADICAL INCLUSION

Post-Occupancy Evaluations as Nuts and Bolts for Inclusion

The Politics of Placemaking in Chinatown

Empowering Spaces: Using Design to Reduce Gender-Based Violence Post-Disaster Impacts

Accessible Architecture is a Vital Component in the Sustainable Design Agenda

Barriers by Design in Care Environments

Gender-Based Transit Architecture Design: Making Travel Easier for Everyone

Shifting Perspectives: Rethinking How We Design for Remote Communities

Indigenous Justice Centres: Exploring Spatial Justice in an Urban Context

Design of Transitional Housing: Women and Children

Finances

Financial Management during COVID-19 l 1 Hour

How to Calculate Fees l 1 Hour

Working From Home During the Pandemic - Claiming Home Office Expenses in the COVID-19 Era l 1 Hour


Health and Wellness

Navigating a Pandemic and Designing for Human Health l 1 Hour

Designing Buildings for People l 1 Hour

Bio-Regenerative Building Design – Indoor Nature-Based Solutions for Wellness l 1 Hour

Health and Wellness: Designing from the Inside Out and the Outside In l 1 Hour

Designing for Wellness Using Daylight from Skylights l 1 Hour

Designing for Wellness Using Fresh Air from Skylights l 1 Hour

Fire Safety | 1 Hour

Healthy Housing: An Evidence-Based Approach | 1 Hour

Building to Thrive: Design Strategies for Supporting Community Wellbeing and Individual Safety | 1 Hour

Unlocking the WELL Standard Through the Lens of Cognitive Neuroscience

Washrooms for All – a case study approach to gender-neutral, accessible design  

A Bottom-Up Approach to a Healthier City

Enhancing Sustainability Tool-Kits to Deliver Social Value Through Design

Suburban Intensification and How to Navigate Complex Municipal Approval Processes


Heritage Conservation

Digital Recording of Existing and Historic Buildings for Conservation l 1 Hour

Structural Considerations for Heritage Buildings l 1 Hour

Designing for Historic Places:  Getting the Balance Right l 1 Hour

Rehabilitation of Augustines' Monastery, Québec City l 1 Hour

Réhabilitation du Monastère des Augustines l 1 Hour

Arthur Erickson's Dyde House and Garden l 1 Hour

The Centre Block Rehabilitation and New Parliament Welcome Centre | 1 Hour

From Consultation to Co-Creation: The New Passenger Terminal Buildings in Nunavik | 1 Hour

From Rehabilitation of Observatory House as a Home for the Circle of Nations | 1 Hour

Restoring the World Heritage of Frank Lloyd Wright: Unity Temple, Robie House and Taliesin West | 1 Hour

Evaluation of Authenticity in Adaptive Reuse of Heritage Buildings Based on the Nara Grid

The Final Act: Le Grand Theatre de Quebec

Modern Heritage, a Wealth to be Preserved

Glenbow: A Museum Re-Imagined

Conserving Heritage Buildings & Districts: A Case for Economic, Social, and Environmental Resiliency

Nunavut Inuit Heritage Centre: International Design Competition

Regenerating Ottawa’s West Memorial Building

Enriching Dynamics between Historic and New Design Using Heritage Frameworks

WLFN Osprey Nest - A return to the shoreline of William’s Lake


Indigenous Design

Not for us Without us: Pursuing Design with Indigenous Communities in a Good Way l 1 Hour

Indigenuity l 1 Hour

Supporting Indigenous Initiated Architecture in Canada l 1 hour

Indigenous Planning and Architecture: Thoughts on Practicing with an Open Mind l 1 Hour

Soutenir l'architecture initiée par les Autochtones grâce au programme d'études en architecture l 1 Hour

Indigenous Placekeeping Pedagogy 7-4-4-7: Re-Imagining Architecture | 1 Hour

Indigenous and Community Hubs - Their Design and Organizational Structure | 1 Hour

Nokom's House: Creating Space for Research in Good Relation | 1 Hour

RAIC International Indigenous Architecture and Design Symposium - Poster Presentations | 1 Hour

Supporting Indigenous Initiated Architecture in Canada Through the Architectural Curriculum | 1 Hour

Lines in the Land | 1 Hour

Funding Sovereignty: Lessons from the IHII Accelerator Funding Pilot Project | 1 Hour

Bringing the 'United Nations Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples' to the RAIC | 1 Hour

Facilitating an Indigenous-led design process through collaboration

RAIC ITF and TRTF Special Event: Indigenous Architecture Day 

Crown-Indigenous Co-Design- Spiritual Spaces

The Voice of Indigeneity to Amplify Architecture

Arctic Odyssey: Cultural Renewal through Innovative Architecture

Nunavut Inuit Heritage Centre: International Design Competition

Indigenous Justice Centres: Exploring Spatial Justice in an Urban Context

WLFN Osprey Nest - A return to the shoreline of William’s Lake


Practice / Business

Canadian Standard Form Of Contract For Architectural Services Document Six 2018 Edition l 1 Hour

Checklists for those who Hate Checklists l 1 Hour

How to Calculate Fees l 1 Hour

Human Resources Management l  1 Hour

Project Management l  1 Hour

Fundamentals of Social Media l 1 Hour

Business Fundamentals l 1 Hour

Fostering Collaboration Through The Engagement Process | 1 Hour

Implementing Evidence-Based Design | 1 Hour

A Focus on Design Excellence and Civic Responsibilities from Two Perspectives | 1 Hour

Navigating the New Normal: How Emerging Practice Models are Prioritizing Ethics and Design as Activism | 1 Hour

Bidding on Tech: How Architectural Firms Can Leverage Agile Technology to Adapt to the New Reality | 1 Hour 

Your Portfolio: Impression, Immediacy, Impact | 1 Hour

Reimagining the Possibilities: A Guide to Mid-Rise Wood Construction in Canada | 1 Hour 

Risk and Liability for Architects - Alberta | 1 Hour

Risk and Liability for Architects | 1 Hour

CHOP: Introduction to the Third Edition | 1 Hour

Is Cloud Accounting Right for You? | 1 Hour

Demystifying P3 Projects for Architects | 1 Hour

Right Builder, Right Price - Bidding & Contract Award | 3 Hours

Looking Forward, Building on the Past

Accelerating growth: How architectural firms can boost efficiency through innovation

The Business of Architecture: Innovation and Resiliency in Contemporary Practice

Beyond Utilization: The Business of Architecture

Choose your own breach: An interactive approach to mitigating cyber threats within your firm

Reimagining the Possibilities: A Guide to Mid-Rise Wood Construction in Canada

Post-Occupancy Evaluations as Nuts and Bolts for Inclusion

Planning to Succeed: Key Tax Principles in Retaining the Next Generation of Architectural Leaders

A Case Study on How Expertise and Skills can be Leveraged Within an Architectural Practice

Foundations of a Profitable Practice



Creativity and Caffeine: An Alternative Architecture Office Model



New Models of Practice: Work-in-progress from UCalgary’s Doctor of Design program



Practical Impracticalities: Lessons from the Classrooms of Professional Practice


Sustainability / Climate

The Passive House Way to Net Zero Standards l 1 Hour

Integrated Hybrid Systems: A Case Study of Low Energy Building Design l 1 Hour

Leading the Change Towards Ultra Low-Energy and Passive House Buildings l 1 Hour

Climate Resilient Infrastructure - Where to From Here l 1 Hour

Towards Sustainable Canadian Urbanism - the Architect's Role l 1 Hour

Resilience & Introduction to RELi Program l 1 Hour

Planning for Resilience in a Climate-Changed World l 1 Hour

Achieving Zero Carbon in Mixed Used Buildings l 1 Hour

Design Science | 1 Hour

Supporting Ecological Regeneration - Honey Bee Research Centre | 1 Hour

Fabrication - The Other "F-Word" in Architectural Praxis | 1 Hour

Reimagine | 1 Hour

Hybrid Approaches to Climate Change Futures | 1 Hour

Opening Event - Inspiring Commitment and Engagement to Climate Action

A Practical Approach to Selecting Windows for Residential Buildings in Canada

Raising the Floor: Cutting Embodied Carbon takes a Whole Design Team

Whole Life Zero: The Design of High-Performance Buildings Across Climate Zones

Sustainability and ESG in architecture: Emerging trends and considerations

Harnessing Meaningful Change: Developing a Carbon Action Strategy

Closing Event - RAIC CORE Special Event

Optimizing Into the Future: Predictive Models of Sustainable Building Performance

Zeroing In on Net-Zero Recreation Complexes

Concrete's Path to Carbon Neutrality - Improved Sustainability, Durability and Resilience for the Built Environment

Resilient Buildings Are Sustainable and Protect Life

Conserving Heritage Buildings & Districts: A Case for Economic, Social, and Environmental Resiliency

Architecture for a Regenerating Life

Empowering Spaces: Using Design to Reduce Gender-Based Violence Post-Disaster Impacts

Enhancing Sustainability Tool-Kits to Deliver Social Value Through Design

The Mackimmie Complex

Glenbow: A Museum Re-Imagined

Sustainability and Resiliency: How They Apply Within the Built-World 

Reconceptualizing Resilient and Lower Carbon Precast Buildings and Structures

To decarbonize, know your type!

Finding Balance: Designing for Remote and Rural Communities

Cutting-Edge Community Centres: Three Case Studies in Net Zero Recreation

The Hidden Social Dimension of Infrastructure

Making Cities Cool Again through Place-based Urban Cooling Strategies

Using LCA to Drive Industry Buy-In for Sustainable Construction

The Future is Now: Lessons from Climate-ready Housing Design Projects

Path to low-carbon, circular and regenerative practice in France and Sweden

Climate Resilient Future: Energy Effectiveness in Design and Construction


Urbanism & Architecture

Towards Sustainable Canadian Urbanism - the Architect's Role l 1 Hour

Designing for Future Mobility: Developing a Framework for the Livable Future City l 1 Hour

Comprehensive Density for Community Space l 1 Hour

Change is Coming! Understanding the Future of Design in our Mixed-Use Environment l 1 Hour

Introducing Higher-Density Development to Smaller Municipalities | 1 Hour

Urbanism, Economic Development and Innovation Ecosystems | 1 Hour

Winnipeg's Warming Huts: a how-to guide to pop up urbanism | 1 Hour

Expanding the Definition of Mixed-Use | 1 Hour

RAIC and CCA Special Event | Événement spécial de l'IRAC et du CCA | 1 Hour

Placemaking Through Architecture, Art and Design

Agent Based Modeling of Social Interaction to support Community Resilience

A Place to Call Home – an Inclusive Approach to Affordable Housing

Urban Design for Intensification and Sustainability in Cities and Suburbs

Redesigning Urban Infrastructure for Resilient, Sustainable and Healthy Urbanism

Just the ticket: Presenting sustainable, transit-oriented design for Canada

City of Our Immediate Future: Mapping Intensification in Toronto

Place des Montréalaises 21 Women: re calibrating public space for inclusion and social equity

Suburban Intensification and How to Navigate Complex Municipal Approval Processes

A Bottom-Up Approach to a Healthier City

Quantifying Quality: Understanding, Evaluating, and Communicating Design Expectations

Recalibrating Infrastructure

platform.MIDDLE: Architecture for Housing the 99%



Effective Project Planning for Tall Timber Residential Buildings



Living Better Together: Approaches to Multi-Generational Housing



ReHousing the Yellowbelt: Multiplex Design and Rezoning in Toronto



Design of Transitional Housing: Women and Children


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