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2016 Benchmarking Survey - Now Open

Practices are now invited to participate in the 2016 Benchmarking project hosted by The project aims to provide you with inportant statistical data pertaining t your practice to help you identify key areas of success and improvement. Institute members receive 50% off the fee to participate and A+ members are eligible to complete the survey at no cost.
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What's On

Colour Psychology in Architecture

In this National Seminar Series installment Dr Marisha McAuliffe will expand on the role of colour in architecture and design, highlighting how it is used to influence behavioural response in the built environment. The seminar will explore metamerism and the role of natural and artificial light, as well as practical application, context, perception, and physiological response to colour in architectural environments.

WA: Mon 19 Sep, 4 - 6.30pm
Vic: Mon 3 Oct, 9 - 11.30am
Live Stream: Mon 3 Oct, 9am - 11.30am*
QLD: Tue 11 Oct, 9 - 11.30am
NSW: Thu 13 Oct, 9 - 11.30am
*content available on-demand for two weeks post live stream. Must purchase by 30 September
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Competitions & Opportunities

2017 Dulux Study Tour - Entries closing soon! 

10 years in the making, the 2017 prize is your opportunity to be part of an exciting and coveted program that inspires and fosters Australia’s next generation of emerging architectural talent. Winners will embark on an exciting architectural tour of Prague, London and Barcelona.

Simply visit the Dulux Study Tour blog to access the online entry form and to read up on the 2016 winners’ adventures. Entries close 15 Sep 11:59pm AEST

2017 Neville Quarry Architectural Education Prize - Applications Open 

Applications are now open for the 2017 Neville Quarry Architectural Education Prize. This prize recognises the significance of architectural education in the promotion and improvement of the built environment. 
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Aged Standards Review

Standards Australia's Aged Standard Review seeks input from stakeholders, nominating organisations and the general public on a list of Australian Standards proposed for withdrawal. To view the list and for further information please visit the Aged Standards page.


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