Events Programme August to October 2017

14 August 2017

The next few months tend to be a very busy time of the year, so to help you plan we are releasing our provisional autumn events programme today. Along with the 14 events listed below that are now live for booking many more have been scheduled. Details of the following will be announced in the coming weeks:

  • 9 September 2017 European Heritage Open Days including an RSUA led tour

  • 6 October 2017 Practising Architecture in the Republic of Ireland seminars at the Architecture Expo in Dublin

  • 27 October 2017 Architecture Night

  • 27-29 October 2017 Open House Belfast – Festival of Architecture and Engineering

  • 14 November 2017 QUB’s Peter Rice Lecture by Odile Decq

We plan to restart our Architect Led Building Tours in September and develop seminars on Retention and Recruitment and Nearly Zero Energy Buildings. We are organising an industry wide event with John Cole on the findings of the Edinburgh Schools Inquiry and we hope to soon be announcing the date and speaker for the RSUA Arup Building Inspiration Lecture.

Here is the confirmed programme from August to October 2017. Book early to avoid disappointment.


AUGUST

21 August 2017: Golf - Malone

Architects take on the civil engineers, quantity surveyors and the building services engineers at Malone Golf Course. Find out more

24 August 2017: Preparing for Practice

An informal discussion led by five experts in their field to help Part 3 students prepare for their exams. Book here

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SEPTEMBER

10th & 11th September 2017: Golf – Royal Birkdale

Play with architects from across Britain and Ireland at this fantastic golf course which hosted the 146th British Open Championship just two months ago. Find out more

13 September 2017: Planning: Getting off the transport roundabout

One of the most problematic aspects of the planning process is transport. This 2-hour workshop with Kevin McShane will help you make the most of the current system. Book here

26 September 2017: Northern Ireland Planning Conference 2017

This one day Conference presents an excellent opportunity for architects to meet with planners, councillors and others who are active players in the planning system. RSUA has arranged for a member discount. Book here

27 September 2017: Education: Design a brighter future

Find out more about how natural light and fresh air speed up learning at this breakfast seminar hosted by Velux Modular Skylights in association with the RSUA. Register here

28 September 2017: Introduction to the NEC Engineering and Construction Contracts

A one day introduction to NEC3 and NEC4 Construction Contracts with one of the UK’s leading tutors. Book here

29 September 2017: Masterclass in the NEC Engineering and Construction Contracts

A one day workshop on NEC3 and NEC4 Construction Contracts pitched at an advanced level for people with a solid understanding of the contracts. Delivered by one of the UK’s leading tutors. Book here

 


OCTOBER

4 October 2017: The Practicalities of the Principal Designer

A one day workshop, appropriate for practices of all types, focusing on the practical and efficient delivery of the Principal Designer role. Participants will be provided with example correspondence and pro formas for future use. Book here

18 October 2017: RSUA Advanced Conservation Course

5 day Advanced Conservation Course which leads to an RSUA Certificate in Architectural Conservation. Suitable for architects and related professionals working in the fields of conservation, refurbishment and restoration who have previously completed the RSUA Conservation Course or equivalent.  Book here

20 October 2017: Mediation Masterclass

A two hour masterclass tailored to architects and other construction professionals in partnership with Cleaver Fulton Rankin, featuring Michael Humphreys QC and HKA Global from London. Book here

25October 2017: Introduction to the NEC Professional Services Contracts

A one day introduction to NEC3 and NEC4 Professional Services Contracts with one of the UK’s leading tutors. Book here

26 October 2017: Masterclass on the NEC Professional Services Contracts

A one day workshop on NEC3 and NEC4 Professional Services Contracts pitched at an advanced level for people with a solid understanding of the contracts. Delivered by one of the UK’s leading tutors. Book here

 If you have any questions about events please contact Julia Leaker (julia@rsua.org.uk) or Jeanette Hedley (jeanette@rsua.org.uk) on 028 9032 3760.