Archive for tag: aia convention

A Myriad of Options

Walking around the American Institute of Architects' National Convention in Philadelphia last month proved one thing. There is definitely no shortage of building materials to choose from and no shortage of architects interested in learning more about them. The show floor was full of companies displaying current and new products, as well as sharing their product expertise with architects and designers.

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Living for the Future

We've talked about the Living Building Challenge (LBC) a lot over the last few months, and will likely continue to do so for a long time as it continues to grow and gain momentum in the green building industry.

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2014 AIA Convention Announcements

The 2014 AIA National Convention wrapped up this past Saturday, June 28, and during the three-day conference, the American Institute of Architects made a number of new announcements. In case you weren't at the convention or missed any of the announcements, here's what's going on:

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Meet AIA peeps behind tweets

By Christopher Brinckerhoff


Tweet Up at the 2012 AIA Convention.

Workshops, product demonstrations, continuing education classes and an expansive show floor brimming with opportunities to discover current shifts and trends in architecture will afford 2014 AIA convention-goers plenty of choices. One interesting event part of the mix will be a Tweet Up at booth 534 in the AIA Town Hall area from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, June 27. Attendees will snack, drink and chat while linking the bits and bytes with real people.

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