Indian Institute of Architects - Northern Chapter

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“Vastu Samvad” Jan-Apr 2016 Edition

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Indian Institute of Architects, Northern Chapter

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Unified Building Byelaws Delhi 2016

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29 April, 2016

New Committee Room, SPA, Delhi

IIA Northern Chapter, Haryana Chapter, Punjab Chapter, Himachal Pradesh Chapter, UP & Uttarakhand Chapter deliberated on the Role of Architects in Hon’ble Prime Minister’s Vision of making 100 Smart Cities and Make in India.

“ARCHITECTS and SMART CITIES MISSION”

Please watch this space for conclusions and the Road Ahead

The Northern Chapter of the Institute is current being represented by :

Office Bearers

  • Chairman : Ar. Shamit Manchanda
  • Vice-Chairman : Ar. Mahesh Tarachand Paliwal
  • Treasurer : Ar. Rohit Jain
  • Jt. Hon. Secretary : Ar. Ashish Gupta
  • Jt. Hon. Secretary : Ar. Manoj Mathur
  • Immediate Past Chairman : Ar. Ashutosh Kr Agarwal

Executive Committee Members

  1. Ar. Amarjit Singh
  2. Ar. Ameet Babbar
  3. Ar. Ajay Miglani
  4. Ar. Ajay Puri
  5. Ar. Anuj Srivastava
  6. Ar. Harish Chander
  7. Ar. Kiran Chimalwar
  8. Ar. Nilanjan Bhowal
  9. Ar. Nikhil Mohan Mishra
  10. Ar. Sharad Chopra

Co-opted Members

  1. Ar. Archana Khanna
  2. Ar. Rajiv Biala

The Northern Chapter of the Institute was established in 1956 under the leadership of :

  • Chairman : Ar. S.K. Joglekar
  • Vice-Chairman : Ar. T.J. Manickam
  • Jt. Hon. Secretary : Ar. J.R. Bhalla
  • Jt. Hon. Secretary : Ar. A. Bhardwaj
  • Treasurer : Ar. R.G. Anand

HISTORY

LIST OF THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF I.I.A NORTHERN CHAPTER
YEAR 1956-57
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. S.K.Joglekar Chairman
Ar. T.J.Manickam Vice-Chairman
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. A.Bhardwaj Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. R.G.Anand Treasurer
YEAR 1957-58
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. S.K.Joglekar Chairman
Ar. T.J.Manickam Vice-Chairman
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. A.Bhardwaj Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. C.S.H.Jhabvala Treasurer
YEAR 1958-59
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar T.J.Manickam Chairman
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Vice-Chairman
Ar. C.S.Gupta Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. H.R.Laroya Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. C.S.H.Jhabvala Treasurer
YEAR 1959-60
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar T.J.Manickam Chairman
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Vice-Chairman
Ar. H.Rehman Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. M.N.Sahni Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. C.S.H.Jhabvala Treasurer
YEAR 1960-61
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Chairman
Ar. A.P.Kanvinde Vice-Chairman
Ar. J.C.Puri Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. H.R.Laroya Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. R.U.Siddique Treasurer
YEAR 1961-62
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Chairman
Ar. A.P.Kanvinde Vice-Chairman
Ar. J.C.Puri Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. H.R.Laroya Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. R.U.Siddique Treasurer
YEAR 1962-63
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Chairman
Ar. A.P.Kanvinde Vice-Chairman
Ar. A.Bhardwaj Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. R.U.Siddique Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. H.R.Laroya Treasurer
YEAR 1963-64
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. A.P.Kanvinde Chairman
Ar. H.Rehman Vice-Chairman
Ar. A.Bhardwaj General Secretary
Ar. S.P.Bawa Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. Sangat Singh Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Treasurer
YEAR 1964-65
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. A.P.Kanvinde Chairman
Ar. H.Rehman Vice-Chairman
Ar. A.Bhardwaj General Secretary
Ar. T.R.Takulia Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. Sangat Singh Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Treasurer
YEAR 1965-66
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. H.Rehman Chairman
Ar. A.Bhardwaj Vice-Chairman
Ar. T.R.Takulia General Secretary
Ar. K.L.Sehgal Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. P.K.Chaudhery Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. M. M. Rana Treasurer
YEAR 1966-67
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. M. M. Rana Chairman
Ar. A.Bhardwaj Vice-Chairman
Ar. T.R.Takulia General Secretary
Ar. K.L.Sehgal Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. V.P.Raori Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. P.K.Chaudhery Treasurer
YEAR 1968-69
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. M. M. Rana Chairman Ar. S.N.Prasad
Ar. A.Bhardwaj Vice-Chairman Ar. J.M.Bengamin
Ar. H.R.Laroya General Secretary Ar. H.Rahman
Ar. V.P.Raori Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Ranjit Sebikhi
Ar. T.R.Takulia Treasurer Ar. S.Bose
Ar. V.P.Dhamija
YEAR 1969-70
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. M. M. Rana Chairman Ar. A.Bhardwaj
Ar. J.M.Bengamin Vice-Chairman Ar. H.R.Laroya
Ar. V.P.Raori General Secretary Ar. J.R.Bhalla
Ar. T.R.Takulia Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. P.K.Chaudhery
Ar. J.V.Mehta Treasurer Ar. V.P.Dhamija
YEAR 1970-71
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. M. M. Rana Chairman Ar. Ram Sharma
Ar. J.M.Bengamin Vice-Chairman Ar. Ranjit Sabikhi
Ar. T.R.Takulia General Secretary Ar. V.P.Raori
Ar. M.L.Mehta Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. A.Bhardwaj
Ar. Prem Chaudhery Treasurer Ar. Madan Mehta
YEAR 1971-73
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Chairman Ar. V.P.Raori
Ar. Jeet Malhotra Vice-Chairman Ar. A.Bhardwaj
Ar. Jasbir Sachdev General Secretary Ar. T.R.Takulia
Ar. Ranjit Sabikhi Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. J.M.Bengamin
Ar. Prem Chaudhery Treasurer Ar. Frank Samuel
Ar. M. M. Rana Imm.Past.Chairman
YEAR 1973-75
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Chairman Ar. T.R.Takulia
Ar. Jeet Malhotra Vice-Chairman Ar. R.K.Bhalla
Ar. V.P.Raori General Secretary Ar. Ranjit Sabikhi
Ar. Robey Lal Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Jasbir Sachdev
Ar. Prem Chaudhery Treasurer Ar. Satish Grover
Ar. M.M.Rana
YEAR 1975-78
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Chairman Ar. V.P.Raori
Ar. M.M.Rana Vice-Chairman Ar. Jasbir Sachdev
Ar. S.G.Pradhan Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. D.Bhardwaj
Ar. Robey Lal Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. J.M.Bengamin
Ar. T.R.Takulia Treasurer Ar. M.S.Siali
Ar. A.P.Kanvinde
YEAR 1978-80
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Chairman Ar. S.K.Gandhi
Ar. Jasbir Sachdev Vice-Chairman Ar. Ravinder Nangia
Ar. Shashi Sehgal Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. K.D.Sehgal
Ar. S.G.Pradhan Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Anup Kothari
Ar. Meharban Singh Treasurer Ar. J.M.Bengamin
Ar. Ravinder Kumar
YEAR 1980-82
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. Jasbir Sachdev Chairman Ar. M.M.Rana
Ar. T.R.Takulia Vice-Chairman Ar. A.P.Kanvinde
Ar. Shashi Sehgal Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. A.Bhardwaj
Ar. Inderjit Singh Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. H.R.Laroya
Ar. Brij Mehta Treasurer Ar. D.P.Kambo
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Imm.Past.Chairman
YEAR 1983-85
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. Jasbir Sachdev Chairman Ar. T.R.Takulia
Ar. H.R.Laroya Vice-Chairman Ar. Mohan Lal
Ar. Shashi Sehgal Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Satish Grover
Ar. Brij Mehta Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. M.M.Rana
Ar. Balbir Verma Treasurer Ar. Sharat C Das
YEAR 1985-87
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Chairman Ar. T.R.Takulia
Ar. Ram Sharma Vice-Chairman Ar. Satish Grover
Ar. H.R.Laroya Genreal.Secretary Ar. Sharat C Das
Ar. Shashi Sehgal Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. S. Grover
Ar. Brij Mehta Treasurer
Ar. Jasbir Sachdev Imm.Past.Chairman
YEAR 1987-89
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Chairman Ar. Jasbir Sachdev
Ar. S.P.Bawa Vice-Chairman Ar. Roopak Kothari
Ar. Shashi Sehgal Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. T.R.Takulia
Ar. H.K.Dhar Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Shibam Ganju
Ar. H.R.Laroya Treasurer
YEAR 1989-91
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. T.R.Takulia Chairman Ar. Jasbir Sachdev
Ar. S.K.Auluck Vice-Chairman Ar. Roopak Kothari
Ar. Hari K.Dhar Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Brij Mehta
Ar. A.P.Saxena Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Satish Khanna
Ar. Balbir Verma Treasurer Ar. Mohan Lal
Ar. J.R.Bhalla Imm.Past.Chairman
YEAR 1992-94
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. T.R.Takulia Chairman Ar. J.R.Bhalla
Ar. Santosh.Auluck Vice-Chairman Ar. Ram Sharma
Ar. A.P.Saxena Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Shashi Sehgal
Ar. Balbir Verma Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Shiban Ganju
Ar. Ram Thareja Treasurer Ar. Jasbir Sachdev
Ar. S.P.Bawa
Ar. Ajay Bhardwaj
YEAR 1994-96
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. Shashi Sehgal Chairman Ar. P.R.Mehta
Ar. Charanjit S Shah Vice-Chairman Ar. Atul Gupta
Ar. Balbir Verma Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Arun Virmani
Ar. M.N.Andley Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Yudhveer Singh
Ar. Sharat C Das Treasurer Ar. Abijit Ray
Ar. T.R.Takulia Imm.Past.Chairman Ar. Divya Kush
YEAR 1996-98
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. Balbir Verma Chairman Ar. Ajay Puri
Ar. Sharat C Das Vice-Chairman Ar. Vijay Behl
Ar. Atul Gupta Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Yudhveer Singh
Ar. Divya Kush Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Nerja Tikku
Ar. P.R.Mehta Treasurer Ar. Kapil Mehta
Ar. Charanjit S Shah Imm.Past.Chairman Ar. Sunaabh Sarkar
Ar. M.N.Andley (Co-opted)
YEAR 1998-2000
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. Charanjit S Shah Chairman Ar. Ram P.Gupta
Ar. Atul Gupta Vice-Chairman 1998-1999 Ar. Mehesh Paliwal
Ar. M.N.Andley (Co-opted) Vice-Chairman 1999-2000 Ar. Sudhir Kawatra
Ar. Kapil Mehta Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Amit Goel
Ar. Yudhveer Singh Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Arun Virmani
Ar. Sharat C Das Treasurer Ar. R.K.Dogra (H.P)
Ar. Balbir Verma Imm.Past.Chairman Ar.Dinesh Nanda (Co-opted)
YEAR 2000-2002
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. Sharat C Das Chairman Ar. Abhijit Ray
Ar. Atul Gupta Vice-Chairman Ar. Ashutosh Agarwal
Ar. Ajay Puri Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Kuldeep S Sago
Ar. Mehesh Paliwal Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Dr. R.Chandrashekhar
Ar. Ram Kr. Thareja Treasurer Ar. Ram Lal Walecha
Ar. Charanjit S Shah Imm.Past.Chairman Ar. Vijay Garg
Ar.Binod Singh (Co-opted)
Ar. M.N.Andley (Co-opted)
YEAR 2002-2004
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. Abhijit Ray Chairman Ar. Anita Dhar Kaul
Ar. Dr. R.Chandrashekhar Vice-Chairman Ar. Anil Kr. Mehra
Ar. Ajay Puri Treasurer Ar. Ashutosh Agarwal
Ar. Mahesh Paliwal Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Ashok kr. Gupta (J&K)
Ar. Vijay Garg Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Jogender S Khatri
Ar. Sharat C Das Imm.Past.Chairman Ar. Punit Sethi
Ar. Dr. Rajinder S Sodhi
Ar. Shamit Manchanda
Ar. Sunaabh Sarkar
Ar. Tarun Walecha
YEAR 2004-2006
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. Abhijit Ray Chairman
Ar. Dr. R.Chandrashekhar Vice-Chairman
Ar. Mahesh Paliwal Treasurer
Ar. Ajay Puri Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. Vijay Garg Jt.Hon.Secretary
Ar. Sharat C Das Imm.Past.Chairman
YEAR 2006-2008
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. Divya Kush Chairman Ar. Ameet Babbar
Ar. Vijay Garg Vice-Chairman Ar. Rajiv Biala
Ar. Ajay Puri Treasurer Ar. Ar. K.T. Gurmukhi
Ar. Shamit Manchanda Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Ashish Gupta
Ar. Ashutosh Agarwal Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Jogender S Khatri
Ar. Abhijit Ray Imm.Past.Chairman Ar. Gyaneshwar P. Prasad
Ar. Suresh B. Jha
Ar. Mona Chandra
Ar. Sunaabh Sarkar
Ar. Mahesh T. Paliwal
YEAR 2008-2010
OFFICE BEARER MEMBERS
Ar. Divya Kush Chairman Ar. Anil Kr. Mehra
Ar. Mahesh T. Paliwal Vice-Chairman Ar. Ashish Gupta
Ar. Ajay Puri Treasurer Ar. Ajay Kumar Sharma
Ar. Shamit Manchanda Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Dinesh Chander Nanda
Ar. Ashutosh Agarwal Jt.Hon.Secretary Ar. Jogender S Khatri
Ar. Abhijit Ray Imm.Past.Chairman Ar. Manjeet Singh Sangoo
Ar. Sunaabh Sarkar
Ar. Vijaykumar Jain
Ar. Vijay Garg

The Indian Institute of Architects (IIA) is the National body of Architects. It was established in 1917, the institute at the end of 2013-2015 term has 18507 members in the following categories.

  • Fellows              : 1848
  • Associates         : 14937
  • Licentiates        : 41
  • Students            : 1655
  • Reinstatement : 26

The Institute plays a major role in promoting the profession of architecture by organizing and uniting the Architects of India to promote aesthetic, scientific and practical efficiency of the profession both in Practice and in Education.

The dynamics of construction and interior product industry is fast changing. Hence, it is a mutual need that the Industry should get a platform / opportunities to communicate directly with the Architect about the new products/services and at the same time it is in the professional interest as well as in the interest of the clients that Architects get an opportunity to get updated on the new product lines and the technological inventions.

To enable such partnering the Indian Institute of Architects (Northern Chapter: Delhi &  J&K) has certain models of programs to facilitate such interactions.

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