Archinect - News 2014-09-23T12:29:56-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/82831375/acadia-2013-adaptive-architecture-conference-to-present-the-latest-in-computational-design ACADIA 2013: Adaptive Architecture conference to present the latest in computational design Justine Testado 2013-09-27T13:46:00-04:00 >2013-09-27T13:48:28-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/68/68d56fe21dc096ea5825864e617e1c1d.jpg" width="514" height="514" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Mark your calendar for the upcoming ACADIA 2013: Adaptive Architecture conference that will be held at the University of Waterloo School of Architecture in Cambridge, Ontario, Canada on Oct. 24-26. Now in its 36th year, the international conference will present an array of current research and creative design happening in the ACADIA community, an international group of digital designers and researchers dedicated to supporting critical research in computational design.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/61981682/plant-partners-receive-faculty-of-engineering-team-alumni-achievement-medal PLANT Partners Receive Faculty of Engineering Team Alumni Achievement Medal PLANT Architect Inc. 2012-11-23T11:34:00-05:00 >2012-11-26T19:07:43-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lc/lciunfcxtw06q562.jpg" width="514" height="193" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> PLANT partners Lisa Rapoport, Chris Pommer, and Mary Tremain have been awarded the 2012 Faculty of Engineering Team Alumni Achievement Medal from the University of Waterloo. The awards ceremony took place on Thursday 22 November 2012 at the annual Dean of Engineering Dinner in Waterloo, Ontario, where Dean Pearl Sullivan presented the medal to the team. Since 2005, this prestigious award has established a tangible recognition of the professional achievements, volunteer leadership, and research excellence of Waterloo Engineering alumni.</p> <p> Rapoport, Pommer, and Tremain founded PLANT Architect Inc. in 1997, using their academic experience as a launching pad for their collaborative practice. Since that time, the partners have moved beyond architecture, branching into the domains of landscape, ecology, furniture, art, graphic design, and public space.</p> <p> &ldquo;We are thrilled to receive this award from the institution that set our careers in motion,&rdquo; said PLANT partner Lisa Rapoport. &ldquo;It is ...</p>