The Institute's weekly e-news - 16 May.
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Welcome Jennifer Cunich


We are pleased to welcome Jennifer Cunich who commences as our new CEO today. We look forward to introducing her to members around the country in the coming weeks where she will be attending Council meetings and Awards ceremonies. Please join us in welcoming Jennifer to the Institute.

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Governance changes

The Institute will have a new governance structure following overwhelming support for the amendment to the Constitution which passed at the Annual General Meeting in Melbourne on Friday. Thank you to all who attended or submitted their proxy forms and had their say in the future of the Institute. 

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Following the closure of Architext the Institute has searched far and wide for Australian specialist bookstores that can provide our members with both an extensive range of architectural titles together with a special discount. We are pleased to announce that the participating stores are Boffin Books in Perth, Folio Books in Brisbane, Published Art in Sydney and Metropolis Bookshop in Melbourne. For members in other states and regional areas, you can purchase online from any of the four to quench your thirst for books! 

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What's on


The 2016 Dulux Study Tour leaves Australian shores!

After much planning and with rising anticipation, the 2016 Dulux Study Tour has finalised its itinerary and departed Australian shores, jumping on board a flight to Copenhagen, the first stop of three for the 2016 Tour. 

Follow @DuluxStudyTour for Twitter updates and #2016DuluxStudyTour for coverage of this year’s tour on Twitter and Instagram. 

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New report - Measuring Up: Innovation and the Value Add of Architecture

A research report prepared by the University of Technology Sydney School of Business and School of Architecture for the NSW Architects Registration Board looks at additional factors that architecture contributes to Australia's economy. 

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Sponsor news

WoodSolutions new free technical design guides

Two new free Technical Design Guides are now available from WoodSoultions. The Timber Concrete Composite (TCC) Floors and Timber Cassette Floors outline how they can deliver flooring spans up to 10m, while increasing structural efficiency. 

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EmAGN exhibition at DesignBUILD

The Institute exhibition at DesignBUILD 2016 proved to be a success. The exhibition, featuring built works from several, local emerging practices, provided both a passive visual experience for the audience, while also highlighting the design capabilities and quality outcomes that can be achieved through the agency of an architect. 

EmAGN Victoria, with design assistance from Thomas Winwood Architecture, curated and built the exhibition. The exhibition could not have proceeded without the support of AWS, MaxiPlywood and DesignBUILD.

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