News and updates from Colin Orr PPCIAT MCIAT whilst he was President of the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) between 2011-13
Friday, 25 October 2013
Two different inaugurations
At work, University of Wolverhampton held its graduation ceremony at the start of September and Louise Brooke-Smith, President Elect of RICS (due to become the first woman President in July 2014) received her Honorary Degree of Doctor of Technology.
Louise and I
Then an inauguration of a different kind - this one was the new President of the RIBA. Along with our President Elect, Karl Grace, we attended this event at Portland Place on 11 September. Stephen Hodder MBE became the RIBA President, taking over from Angela Brady. It was good to see Stephen again and mingle with fellow peers from the built environment.
All in a blur! Myself and Stephen - two Presidents