Sustainable Design
Youth Jamboree
Student Competition

Sustainable Design Institute at Boston Architectural College

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The Sustainable Design Institute at the BAC in Massachusetts provides half-semester, faculty-led, interactive, post-graduate CPD in a fully online format. Learn about how buildings interact with the natural environment and the choices available to make that interaction positive. Courses can be taken individually or as part of the sustainable design certification program or towards the Online Master of Design Studies in Sustainable Design. Course instructors are building industry experts. Courses are entirely online, available anywhere there is internet access. Visit and see all twenty-seven RIBA CPD-approved courses. BAC are members of the RIBA CPD Providers Network.




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FABRICATE Conference, 15-16 April 2011, London

FABRICATE is an International Peer Reviewed Conference, Publication and Exhibition hosted by the Bartlett School of Architecture to be held on 15-16 of April 2011 in London. It will bring together pioneers in design and making within architecture, construction, engineering, manufacturing, materials technology and computation. Discussion on key themes include: how digital fabrication technologies are enabling new creative and construction opportunities, the difficult gap that exists between digital modelling and its realisation, material performance and manipulation, off-site and on-site construction, interdisciplinary education, economic and sustainable contexts.

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UIA2011 Tokyo, Youth Jamboree

We have been asked to pass on this letter by Ai Kitazawa who is the JOB Secretariat:

Dear Colleagues of the UIA member sections,

We are very pleased to inform you about Youth Jamboree, for the 24th World Congress of Architecture, UIA2011 TOKYO, which will be held in Tokyo from 22 - 29 September 2011.

This international workshop focuses on students of architecture and young architects, and will be held by the International Union of Architects (UIA).

Youth Jamboree recruit 25 students (5 students from each 5 UIA regions) and all participants can receive the scholarship. They will be exempted from the registration fee for UIA2011 TOKYO and participation fee for Youth Jamboree.

We attach the details for the scholarship application so please pass on to your students.
We would like to explain that this is not complimentary for registration of UIA2011 TOKYO that my colleague, Ms. Yasuda, informed you about. We have already closed this now.
This is only complimentary for Youth Jamboree.

We will also inform you about the Youth Jamboree scholarship on our official website soon.

If you have further questions, please feel free to contact the UIA2011 TOKYO Youth Jamboree Committee on or

Thank you very much for your kind co-operation and consideration!
Yours Sincerely,
JOB Secretariat

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UIA International student competition

As part of the upcoming UIA Congress, students of architecture are invited to develop solutions for one of four planning projects located in Tokyo metropolitan area, in view of its evolution toward 2050. Given the recent disasters in Japan, this competition takes on added significance.

Deadline for submitting projects is 30 April 2011.

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