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Call for submissions for RAIC President’s Award for Media in Architecture OTTAWA, December 12, 2018 — The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) invites entries for the 2019 President’s Award for Media in Architecture. Deadline for submissions is January 24, 2019.  See submission details. This award recognizes storytelling about buildings and cities that promotes understanding of architecture and the role of architects in the daily...  >>
Renew your RAIC membership before January 1, 2019 and receive a special continuing education voucher, redeemable for $50 off one 2019 continuing education offering valued at $500 or more, as well as one free 2019 ‘Webday’ webinar (one hour), valued at $25.* Log in to your account at to renew online or call 1-844-856-7242 (RAIC) to renew by phone. *Continuing education credit includes $50 off one course valued at $500 or more, plus...  >>
OTTAWA, November 29, 2018 – Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) is pleased to announce that the Highlights Report of the first RAIC International Indigenous Architecture and Design Symposium is now available for download. The richly illustrated 56-page report summarizes the presentations of more than 20 Indigenous architects, designers, and other professionals as well as students and interns from across Canada, the United States,...  >>
OTTAWA, November 8, 2018– The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) will hold a national forum in Edmonton on December 6 to explore challenges, opportunities, and new directions for architecture in Alberta and Canada. This special event takes place from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the University of Alberta, Enterprise Square Building, Rooms 2-520A & 2-503B, 10230 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB. The cost is $50 and includes lunch,...  >>
Invitation to Present at the 2019 Festival of Architecture and the 2020 RAIC Conference The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) invites proposals for the presentation of continuing education sessions during the Festival of Architecture to be held October 26–30, 2019 in Toronto, ON. The RAIC also invites proposals for the 2020 RAIC Conference.   2019 Festival of Architecture The five-day festival, developed on the theme of “The...  >>
Ottawa, October 30th, 2018 - The Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP), the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA), Engineers Canada and the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) are pleased to announce the signing of a Letter of Understanding. Through this Letter of Understanding, they have agreed to continually seek opportunities for cross-over, cross-promotion, the sharing of resources and the transfer of knowledge. These...  >>
Are you interested in helping to shape architectural practice? We would like to hear from you. The RAIC is developing the Canadian Handbook of Practice for Architects (CHOP), 3rd Edition and currently seeking subject matter experts (SME) research topics, write new chapters, and revise existing content. SME volunteers will receive an honorarium and acknowledgement in the CHOP 3rd Edition. Subject matter experts are required in the following...  >>
CALA-ACE Mutual Recognition Agreement makes it possible for architects to take advantage of trans-Atlantic opportunities to work Montreal, October 26, 2018 –  Representatives from the architectural regulatory authorities of Canada and European Union signed a Mutual Recognition Agreement (MRA) today, giving architects opportunities to work across the Atlantic. The Canadian Architectural Licensing Authorities (CALA) and the Architects’...  >>
The lecture takes place on January 7, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. at the Ottawa Art Gallery. The public is invited to a free evening of awards presentation and public lecture featuring the 12 recipients of the 2018 National Urban Design Awards from nine communities across Canada. Each recipient will give a four-minute presentation followed by a question and answer period. These awards reflect a range of ideas about reclaiming and enhancing public...  >>
Missed your chance to see POP // CAN // CRIT 2018: The Business of Architecturelive? Want to re-live the day’s engaging discussions and lively debates? A full recording of the event is now available for purchase through the RAIC Store. Gain access to 6.5 hours of content on panels including: Architecture Speak, The Art of the Business of Architecture, Women in Architecture / Women in Business, From Education > Internship > Practice, and a...  >>