The Institute's weekly e-news - 17 Oct.
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2016 National Architecture Awards

The Australian Institute of Architects’ National Architecture Awards take place on 3 November.
Visit the website to book your tickets, check out the shortlist and vote in the People’s Choice Award before the winners are announced at the Ivy Ballroom, Sydney on 3 November. Voting closes 5pm AEDST, 27 October.

Shortlist: Project Zero (QLD) by BVN. Photography: Christopher Frederick Jones
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2017 Dulux Study Tour Shortlist

The 2017 Dulux Study Tour Shortlist has been announced and is now available on the Dulux Study blog.

Celebrating its tenth anniversary, the final five 2017 Dulux Study Tour winners will embark on an inspirational 10-day architectural tour to Prague, London and Barcelona.

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What's On

Harry Seidler Documentary Premiere
Sat 22 Oct, 5pm

The Australian Institute of Architects Foundation, in association with Film Art Media present the Australian premiere of Harry Seidler: modernist, the first documentary of Seidler’s architectural legacy delivers an intimate portrait of his extraordinary life and internationally recognised work. Screening at the Sydney Opera House with a Q&A session to follow. Tickets on sale now.
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Pool Design, Sustainability and the Future of Aquatic Technology and Engineering

In this CDP accredited seminar, you’ll hear from Andrew Burges, Livio Chiariot and Simon Weatherill as they share their insights on the social impacts of pools and the future direction of aquatic design, technology and engineering.

Sydney: 9 Nov, 6.30pm
Melbourne: 17 Nov, 6.30pm
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Competitions & Opportunities

Five $10,000 bursaries to be won

As part of BlueScope’s 50th Anniversary celebrations for COLORBOND® steel, COLORBOND® are offering five $10,000 bursaries to 18-26 year old Australian residents studying or about to study in a building related field. Applications close 6 November 2016.
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2017 SONA Rep Applications Open

Applications are now open for 2017 SONA Representatives! Meet and work with other Architecture students to create events, publications and competitions while representing yourself, the industry and your uni. Apply today! Applications close 5pm, 16 Nov 2016. 
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Urban Design Awards

The recipients of the 2016 Australian Urban Design Awards were announced on 13 October in Melbourne. This year’s awards saw a high calibre of entries from across Australia’s cities, towns and communities. The 2016 jury were impressed by both the record number of entries and the level of excellence and innovation in urban design seen in the nation’s premier awards.
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Young Professionals Experience Survey

This year EmAGN is conducting the Young Professionals Experience Survey 2016 in order to understand your insights on the challenges of entering the architecture industry, details about your experiences, and what the Institute can do to better assist you. The survey submissions will close 5pm, 21 October 2016.
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New Wentworth Advantage HR+ Web Portal

Wentworth Advantage has now launched their new HR+ Service website. New features such as live Chat and quick links complement the wide variety of resources already available including wage guides, contract of employment templates, sample job descriptions, HR Policies and procedures, WH&S manuals, letters/forms/checklists and much more.  

If you are an A+ or Graduate member, login now to see how the new HR+ can help you. 
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Sponsor News

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New WoodSolutions Design Guide to drive taller timber in mid-rise developments

The new WoodSolutions Technical Design Guide, Mid-Rise Timber Buildings  – Class 2, 3, and 5 Buildings, has been written to help design and building industry professionals realise the full benefits of the recent changes to the National Construction Code.
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