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Calendar | 2022


Apr 08
after 6:00/pm-8:00 pm


In-person. 1000 Oak Street Oakland, CA 94607

CANCELED: Meet Up at the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA)



Join OWADP members to meet in person and share dinner at one of the many food trucks at the museum.

May 26


Porcelanosa Showroom
78 Division Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Learn About Procelanosa (Note new time!)


This month our OWADP program visits the Porcelanosa showroom in San Francisco. See the video below to learn more about the company that produces wonderful countertop, flooring, and wall tiles that the company offers, along with other products.

Porcelanosa Video

May 26th (Thursday)
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Please RSVP to Jiane Du or log in to Basecamp
Refreshments will be served.

Jun 23
6:00 pm-7:30 pm


300 Montgomery Suite 600
San Francisco, CA
Bull Stockwell Allen Architects
This talk will be in person.

LiDAR State of the Art Survey System for As-Builts


Join us for a talk by Alsi Alvarez, the owner of As-builts

Alsi has been using LiDAR surveying equipment for over 10 years. He lives in Marin County but works all over the Bay Area. Learn about how this state-of-the-art equipment works. Who is using it and why it is such a powerful tool for designers.

Aug 30
6:00 pm-7:30 pm


BSA Architects (the office of Jiane Du)
300 Montgomery St.
Suite 600
San Francisco, CA 94104

LiDAR - The Latest Technology for Taking As-Built Measurements


Join us for the lively presentation by Frank Collazo regarding LiDAR technology which is currently used for creating fast/ accurate as-builts.
Mr. Collazo has many years of experience. He will share pictures and stories with us.
His Office is named:
Reality Capture Consultant | US/CAN
Leica Geosystems

NOTE: the Mentoring kick-off in-person meeting is postponed until the fall.

Nov 10
5:30 social, 6:00 pm-7:30 PM


Perkins Eastman
601 California Street, SF
Suite 1600

MENTORSHIP MEETING - Resume & Portfolio Review


Bring your professional documents. For this event, students, friends, and colleagues are invited. For those working in furniture design, lighting, interiors, landscape, architecture and graphics. Bring your portfolios.

If you have a specialty company you want to work for, notify us in advance so we can make certain a professional in that field is available at the meeting!

Dec 10


Drake's Dealership
2325 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612

2022 OWA+DP Holiday Benefit Party


Join us for a wonderful evening of friends, food, and merriment to bring in the season at our Annual Holiday Benefit Party.

FREE for members + one guest

Each year as we gather to enjoy the festivities, we also remember to contribute to a good cause. We will be partnering with Hamilton Families to help end family homelessness.

Gloves&Scarves&Hats for children
Make Donations to:

RSVP by DEC. 9 on Eventbrite

Bring a friend and bring some luck as there will be opportunities to win raffle prizes! The OWA+DP merchandise with the new logo
will also be on hand for purchase.


Jan 25
12:00pm-1:00pm +

Triton Museum Visit with architect Darlene Jang, OWA+DP member


Meet the Triton Museum's Architects Darlene Jang and Wayne Barcelon!

Learn how the beautiful space came to be with the architects of the Triton Museum.

1505 Warburton Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95050

click here to RSVP

Feb 01

Renew Your Membership


Memberships run from Feb 1 to Feb 1. Renew or enroll now to make full use of your membership 2023.

CURRENT AND PAST MEMBERS may renew by clicking here

NEW MEMBERS may register by clicking here

2023 Membership Dues:
Professional: $90
Supporting: $180 or more
Student: $40
Out-of-Town: $50; >100 mile from Bay Area)

Feb 28


Zoom Presentation:
see login info below

Hoverlay Augmented Reality Presentation


Hoverlay will do a presentation of their Augmented Reality Platform for OWADP Members.

Nicolas Robbe will be presenting.

Hoverlay puts the power of the spatial web in the hands of individuals, artists, educators, brands, content creators, cities, and enterprises. Our turn-key suite of technologies revolutionizes the creation and distribution of augmented reality content into physical locations. Hoverlay AR publishing platform provides today’s most powerful spatial computing capabilities, while ensuring a seamless integration into today’s user journeys.

Please consider downloading the Hoverlay app to your cell phone before the zoom meeting. You can say no to camera access when you download then allow camera during meeting if you decide to experiment with the app.

Join the Zoom meeting:
Topic: OWA+DP's AR Introductory Workshop
Time: Feb 28, 2023 06:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 842 5474 8429
Passcode: 814807

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