Nada Nafeh, M.Arch candidate launched the [in]formal Pattern Language initiative and the website by hosting a Talk entitled "Towards an [in]formal Pattern Language" at the American University in Cairo (AUC) on June 3rd, 2015. The Talk, co-organized by the School of Architecture, University of Waterloo and AUC hosted the following Speakers: Nada Nafeh, Magda Mostafa, Associate Professor at The American University in Cairo and Omar Nagati, Beth Stryker and Hanaa Gad from CLUSTER.
Former Waterloo Architecture students Beth Nenniger and Laura Austin have sold their first company, DraftingSPACE, to Vancouver-based BuildDirect.
DraftingSPACE enables homeowners to design their own renovation projects. BuildDirect has an wide-reaching distribution network for renovation materials. It’s the perfect partnership and we are super excited to have been offered a seat on BuildDirect’s rocketship.