March 2, 2017
Poplar Forest Lecture + Networking Event
“Jefferson’s Poplar Forest and its Roots in Palladian Architecture”
AIA Blue Ridge is pleased to announce our latest Continuing Education and networking opportunity. On March 2, 2017, Travis McDonald – Director of Architectural Restoration at Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest – will present an evening lecture entitled “Jefferson’s Poplar Forest and its Roots in Palladian Architecture.”
March 3, 2017
Building Enclosure Workshop
“First and Operational Cost Savings through Envelope Design”
The Building Enclosure Workshop will demonstrate the value of energy modeling to architects and owners through case studies and cost-payback analysis, provide an update on LEED v4 energy criteria and educate participants on the envelope commissioning process and benefits Local experts will present real examples of how early building enclosure decisions lead to lower heating equipment replacement cost savings. The program will also provide an update on Arlington County’s Green Building incentives program.
March 31, 2017
Art of Practice
AIA Virginia is convening a diverse cadre of decision-makers, from practices of all sizes, for a one-day forum designed to cultivate strong leaders and advance business practices. With a focus on creating and fostering a healthy firm culture, both seasoned and emerging leaders will come together to share and learn best practices, be challenged, and be celebrated by their peers. Roundtable discussions will focus on leadership development, team building, diversity, inclusion and equity, and legal challenges faced by firms.
April 27, 2017 – April 29, 2017
AIA Conference on Architecture 2017
A’17, the AIA Conference on Architecture, is the architecture and design event of the year. It’s about designing a better world. It’s about tapping into the architects and design professionals who are shaping our industry. And it’s about moving our communities, our profession, and ourselves forward.
Join us this April for three days of fast-paced, hard-hitting ideas, inspiration, education, networking, and innovation from some of the industry-leading architects, firms, and building product manufacturers.
For more information: https://www.aia.org/events/25621-aia-conference-on-architecture-2017
September 14, 2017 – September 17, 2017
November 1, 2017 – November 3, 2017
What is Architecture Exchange East?
ArchEx is the annual convention of AIA Virginia and Virginia’s largest annual educational event and expo, featuring more than 80 educational sessions, spectacular behind-the-scenes architectural tours, engaging special events, and cutting-edge vendors.
Who Should Attend?
architects, designers, architecture school faculty and students, engineers, interior designers, landscape architects, and planners.
Registration Opens Aug. 2017
Visit www.ArchEx.net for more information