A Guide to the Use of Digital Seals
Randy Krebes, AAA Director of Practice | Nada Belhadfa, Notarius
The application of the seal and signature to documents in either print or electronic format by an authorized entity of the AAA represents to clients, building authorities having jurisdiction, design stakeholders, building occupants, and the public in general that the design, advice and instructions have been prepared and are provided under the personal supervision, direction and control of the authorized entity.
The AAA has secured the use of electronic authentication technology and secured certificate vaulting services of Notarius. Notarius provides the technology and security services through which professionals can sign, seal and deliver electronic documents safely and in a manner that complies with the AAA's regulatory requirements regarding the application of a seal.
Randy Krebes, Architect AAA, MRAIC, has been registered in Alberta since 1994 and worked in various client and consultant roles which has provided him with a unique perspective of the AEC industry. He is currently the principle of ONYMOUS Architecture, employed as a Strategic Capital Planner at Alberta Health Services and actively involved in AAA affairs as a Government and Industry Liaison, Practice Review Board Chair and Practice Advisory Committee member. Randy believes in the importance of membership contributions in strengthening the Association, maintaining the integrity of the profession and protecting public interests.
Nada Belhadfa is the Director of Digital Transformation at Notarius. Nada's goal is to bring education and awareness to people, professional associations and businesses on Electronic and Digital Signature solutions.