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Keynote speaker:
Jesse Wente
The OAA is very pleased to announce a free Keynote on April 21 at 1:00 pm to kick off registration for this year’s virtual Conference.
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Conference 2021
The OAA’s online Conference Week is May 17 to 21, bringing together all-inclusive ConEd sessions as well as free, online public events, including the SHIFT2021 Celebration, a panel on net-zero buildings, and recognition for newly licensed members and award-winners. It all begins with an April keynote event that kicks off registration. More information to come!
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For members and by members. Share your stories, projects, and thoughts with your peers in the architecture profession.

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Learn more about the OAA's awards programs, including Design Excellence for 2020 and the SHIFT Challenge for 2021.

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ConEd Opportunites

Check out various learning opportunities available—including our new online Webinar Series.

Latest Events

Virtual Camps for Summer 2021 The University of Toronto’s John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design has announced its outreach programs for the summer. These online programs, for...

The Ontario Association of Architects will host its Annual General Meeting (AGM) as a virtual event. The 2021 AGM will be held online from 2 to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, June 16.  More information to...

The Canadian Academy of Architecture for Justice (CAAJ) invites architecture students to speculate on these issues in a design competition for a new Community Justice Centre. Submissions are welcomed...

Call for Submissions by June 11 Hamilton’s biennial Urban Design and Architecture Awards recognize and celebrate excellence in the design of its urban environment. Owners, urban designers...

Latest News

ASHRAE Statement Regarding Transmission of SARS-CoV-2
Architectural News

ASHRAE leadership has approved the following two statements regarding transmission of SARS-CoV-2 and the operation of HVAC systems during the COVID-19 pandemic. Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 through the...

In Memoriam - Joan Evelyn Burt

BURT, JOAN EVELYN Architect, B.Arch., OAA, CAHP Joan Burt (Joan Burt Architect) of Toronto, Ontario, passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. In her 91st  year, Joan was...

In Memoriam - Peter Cook

COOK, Peter, Former Member Peacefully at his home surrounded by his family, on Monday March 22, 2021, Mr. Peter Cook of Chatham in his 64th year following a five-year journey with cancer. ...

Putting Ottawa’s public properties to better use
Architectural News

In January 2020, the City of Ottawa declared a housing emergency. Tackling this complex problem requires a range of initiatives. But one of the most accessible strategies involves rethinking how...