The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland was founded in 1916 as the professional body for all chartered architects in Scotland and is the foremost architectural professional institute in the country dealing with architecture and the built environment. The RIAS has charitable status and offers a wide range of services and products for architects, students of architecture, construction industry professionals and all those with an interest in the built environment and the design process.
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News About RIAS
RIAS Calls for Radical Overhaul of Construction Procurement in Scotland
On 8th December 2011 the RIAS's President's Commission on Procurement published its report. This review, over a year in the making, reveals that architectural procurement in Scotland is very costly, highly inefficient and damaging to Scotland's economy.
RIAS Announces Strong Shortlist for Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award
The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland has announced a shortlist of 13 buildings for this year's RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award which is jointly funded by the Scottish Government and the family of the late Andrew Doolan who founded the award.
RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award 2011
RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award is now open for entries.
RIAS Seminar: Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights
RIAS Practice Services will host a half day seminar by Charles McGregor and Peter Anderson, both from Simpson and Marwick, on Copyright and Intellectual Property issues.
Scottish Government Sustainable Housing Competition
As part of the Scottish Government's Scottish Sustainable Communities Initiative (SSCI) the RIAS is managing a design competition based around the SSCI exemplar site at Whitecross, near Linlithgow.
Collaboration in the City
This seminar, organised by the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland and the Urban Design Group, aims to show the complexities of the stakeholders dealing with the creation of our cities.
Andrew Doolan Award 09: Call for Entries
The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland announced the launch of this year's RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award 2009, which is supported by the Scottish Government and Mrs Margaret Doolan.
Conservation and Sustainability: Conflict or Opportunity
The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland presents one-off special CPD event, chaired by RIAS President David Dunbar.
Mentions of RIAS
Five Architecture Institutes Commit to 'Five Principles' for the Future of the Profession
The five presidents of the UK based architecture institutes of England (RIBA), Scotland (RIAS), Wales (RSAW), Northern Ireland (RSUA) and the Republic of Ireland (RIAI) signed the Five Principles agreement to strengthen and safeguard the future of the profession.