The Voice of Architects in Europe

The Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) is the representative organisation for the architectural profession at European level. Its membership consists of regulatory and professional representative bodies throughout Europe. Through them, the ACE represents the interests of over 560.000 architects.+

The Architectural Profession in Europe 2014

Fourth edition of the Sector Study commissioned by the ACE. This study collects statistical data about architects and their practice. It updates the 2008, 2010 and 2012 studies and is based on more than 18,000 responses received from architects in 26 ACE member countries. +

POLICY STATEMENTS IN SUPPORT OF THE ACE MANIFESTO

In early 2014, the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) launched a Manifesto for the European Parliament elections, calling on candidates to commit to promoting responsible architecture, advancing highest professional standards and optimising professional mobility. Read here the suite of eight...+

Design & Build Review Magazine - April edition, in association with the ACE

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GeoBim Europe 2016

THE ONLY CONFERENCE FOCUSING ON INTEGRATION OF GEO AND BIM IN ONE PLATFORM+

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ACE responds to the consultation on the Regulation of Professions

23.08.2016

As part of the EU Commission’s mutual evaluation exercise, over the past two years EU countries have been undergoing an evaluation of their regulatory framework governing access to professions. This exercise resulted in the publication of National Action Plans (NAPs), in which Member States o...

ACE SIGNS A MOU WITH THE KOREA INSTITUTE OF REGISTERED ARCHITECTS (KIRA)

09.08.2016

During the summer, ACE has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Korea Institute of Registered Architects (KIRA). KIRA is a non-profit and representative organisation for Architects that established pursuant to the Certified Architects Act. Its membership consists of Ce...

ACE responds to the public consultation on the proposal to introduce a Services Passport

26.07.2016

In furtherance of the Single Market Strategy published in October 2015, the Directorate-General for Internal Market (DG GROW) launched in May 2016 a public consultation on a proposal to introduce a Services Passport and addressing regulatory barriers in the construction and business servic...

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ACE Commentary on the consultation on the regulation of professions: Member States' National Action Plans and proportionality in regulation

23.08.2016

Architecture was one of the professions addressed in the European Commission’s ‘Mutual Evaluation’ exercise arising from Article 59 of the PQD (2005/36/EC). The ACE has previously taken strenuous issue with elements of the process. Architects were one of the professions addressed directly in the...

ACE responded to the Public consultation under the Start-up Initiative

09.08.2016

The European Commission has issued a public consultation as part of the “Start- up” initiative to seek direct feedback from all relevant stakeholders, including entrepreneurs and start-up communities, with the aim of improving the environment for start-ups in Europe. It is important that...

ACE responded to the public consultation on the proposal to introduce a Services Passport

09.08.2016

In furtherance of the Single Market Strategy published in October 2015, the Directorate-General for Internal Market (DG GROW) launched in May 2016 a public consultation on a proposal to introduce a Services Passport and addressing regulatory barriers in the construction...

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