Aiming at offering solutions in designing and redesigning of structures, the American Institute of Architects makes sure that its members upholds its quality values at all times. The institute is responsible in making sure that designs or redesigns of buildings are done in a professional manner by its member architects. Read more at archdaily.com to know more about AIA.
The institution is focused on creating more organized buildings that allows smooth movement. It aims at helping in better access to buildings where people, vehicles and those using mobility aids do not collide but instead have clear entrance and exiting areas and also in designing safe emergency exits.
Having being formed as a small group with less than 20 members, the body has grown to own a membership of about 90,000 members. For the institution to be more effective, it has divided the membership options to different categories. These categories make sure that each member contributes to the body’s purpose.
In its able leadership led by its CEO and vice president Robert Ivy, the body is determined to conserve the environment by causing less pollution and participating in procedures that are environmental friendly. The CEO has also encouraged the professionals not only to focus on their fields of specialization, but also to work with other professionals in other fields. Learn more at Crunchbase about Robert Ivy
The Institute has won several Awards of excellence in architecture. It also recognizes its members who have contributed towards its success. The highest honor that it awards to its members is the Fellow Of American Institute of Architects (FAIA) which has been won by Robert Ivy and Thomas V. Vonier.
As a member and CEO of American Institute of Architect, Robert Ivy has been named as ‘Master of Architect’ in 2010 by Alpha Rho Chi. He has won the award of G.D Crain in 2009 in the business media. His editorial excellence and contributions are what made him get recognized as he has been able to correct the editorials into perfect and reliable materials. Robert Ivy holds a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from the University of Sewanee.
Currently, Robert Ivy is working on a project at the American Institute of Architects which aims at bringing architects and residents closer to each other. The project is supposed to make sure that the public get access to the architects and that all buildings are designed or redesigned by an architect. This will promote security of home owners and prevent collapsing of houses. Visit at wikipedia.org to know more about Robert Ivy
The institute is also working on designs that will enhance productivity of the dwellers. This will be achieved by offering houses that allows ease of movement. Apart from offering movement aids to persons with disabilities, the institution will focus on designing homes that will cause less energy consumption while accessing it. This will be a major contribution in architecture.