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AIA Conference on Architecture

AIA conference

AIA Conference on Architecture

A’21 brings together leaders in architecture and beyond for a four-day, immersive digital experience that defines the year ahead. It’s the architecture and design event of the year! Register

Four days, 50+ sessions

Thursday, June 17  Thriving in a competitive business climate is difficult, even in the best economy. Learn to adapt your design values to current realities, reevaluate your market position, and proactively secure work while enhancing your brand.  From keynotes to seminars, demos, and activities—will help your firm succeed.

Thursday, July 8   Buildings are responsible for 40% of the world’s carbon emissions.  This program is devoted to showing you how to add sustainable design to your firm’s portfolio. Learn how to painlessly, profitably, and equitably add sustainable design to your firm’s portfolio of services and strategies to convince clients of its value.

Thursday, July 29   Communities prosper when architects are involved, but barrier remain to individual agency and action. Learn how you can become an agent of change in communities using advocacy and consensus  building to create equity.

.Thursday, August 19   Climate change highlights the need for drastically reducing our carbon emissions. Learn how innovations in contracts, regulation, labor, manufacturing, and materials are changing firms’ work and the AEC industry. 

Keynotes & Speakers Hear from the best in architecture, design, and beyond, including keynotes by José Andrés, Dr. Robert Bullard, Shelley Halstead, Gabriella Gómez-Mont, and leaders from ARO, BIG, McKissack & McKissack, SHoP Architects, and Moody Nolan!

A’21 has it all: Big names, product demos, inspired networking, and the opportunity to earn HSW, GBCI, RIBA, and AIA LU credits.