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100+ Events 

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Events are big part of the convention experience. From awards celebrations to dancing, cocktails, parties, happy hours, and receptions, you’ve got plans for all four nights in Orlando. We're in the process of selecting events for AIA Convention 2017.

Search below if you'd like to browse sessions from AIA Convention 2016. 


Find Your Community in Philly and Beyond! | $25
Kick off your convention experience with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and new friends, plus meet volunteers from AIA Knowledge Communities.


Women in Design Dinner | $100
Join architects, interns, and students from across the nation to celebrate the role of
women in architecture.

New Members Reception | FREE
Network with other new members and AIA staff over drinks and snacks, plus find out how to put your AIA member benefits to work for you.

AIA Committee on Design Awards Reception | $130
Join us to celebrate some of 2016’s best award-winning architecture and design. It’s a one-of-a-kind event in a spectacular setting.

Emerging Professionals Party | $20-$40
Mix, mingle, and network with hundreds of your peers at one of Philly’s coolest venues.


LGBT Architecture and Design Reception | $50
Celebrate the diversity of the design profession, expand your network, and discuss opportunities and challenges in the LGBT community. 

The Party! | $35
Rock the night away with hometown favorite The Bacon Brothers and sample some of Philly’s best food and drinks at convention’s biggest party. 


Multicultural Fellows and Diversity Award Recipients Reception | $50
Spend the evening with Fellows, emerging professionals, students, and other attendees and honor recipients at this special reception.