We are thrilled that this sold-out event was captured as an online course and will be available to a national audience.
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 28, 2012
aecKnowledge, a leading provider of advanced online continuing education (CE) for architects, engineers and construction professionals, and AIA San Francisco (AIASF) announce the release of a new online continuing education course, Starting Your Own Firm, featuring Mark Cavagnero, FAIA, and four other esteemed colleagues.
The course was filmed live at AIA San Francisco earlier this year with Mark Cavagnero, FAIA and principal of Mark Cavagnero Associates; Primo Orpilla and Verda Alexander from O+A; Mark Horton FAIA, from Mark Horton / Architecture; and David Darling, AIA, from Aidlin Darling Design. Each panelist provides insights and invaluable lessons from years filled with joy and anguish, making this course essential viewing for emerging professionals and for anyone thinking of starting their own firm.
“We are thrilled that this sold-out event was captured as an online course and will be available to a national audience. Anyone thinking of starting their own firm should tap into the real-life experience of these five insightful panelists,” stated Margie O’Driscoll, Executive Director, AIA San Francisco. “We are also thrilled to join forces with aecKnowledge as we continue to deliver relevant, useful, and important knowledge to our members and professionals throughout the nation.”
According to Michael Strogoff, FAIA, Founder & President, aecKnowledge, “This course is invaluable for those thinking about starting their own architecture, design or engineering firm. AIA San Francisco assembled a panel of talented and articulate architects and designers who generously shared their lessons learned on their paths to success.”
aecKnowledge's online courses are approved for continuing education units by AIA/CES and/or GBCI. The courses are also accepted by many states to fulfill mandatory CE requirements for ongoing licensure. Additional materials, including free course previews, written transcripts, course descriptions, learning objectives and presenter biographies are also available.
aecKnowledge, based in the San Francisco Bay Area, is an established web-based, peer-reviewed knowledge sharing platform for the AEC industries. aecKnowledge enables members of the architecture, engineering, construction and land use planning industries to share unbiased knowledge and to leverage their collective intellectual capital. With a mission to transform how design and construction professionals throughout the AEC industries collaborate with and learn from each other, aecKnowledge targets the more than 6 million professionals and tradespeople across the fragmented AEC industry, and provides a venue for allied professionals and knowledge providers to strengthen their presence among a large and engaged audience. Visit http://www.aecKnowledge.com for more information.
About AIA San Francisco
Serving the Bay Area for more than a century, the American Institute of Architects, San Francisco Chapter (AIA San Francisco), one of the largest of the AIA's nearly 300 chapters, represents more than 2,000 members in San Francisco and Marin County. Headquartered in the historic Hallidie Building—one of the world's first glass-curtain-wall-buildings, designed by Willis Polk and completed in 1917—AIA San Francisco is the Bay Area’s premier destination for architecture and design. For more information, visit http://www.aiasf.org.