AIA Chicago Events & Programs

AIA Chicago events and programs offer opportunities to connect and grow in the profession. Join us at continuing education, networking, and social events.

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Looking at the Bigger Picture: AIA Guides for Equitable Practice

The AIA Guides for Equitable Practice make the moral, business, ethical, and societal cases for equitable practice in the profession of architecture. The set of 12 chapters explore a range of topics from workplace culture, recruitment and retention, and engaging community.

Thursday / February 09
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

1.0 LU
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Interior Architecture Knowledge Community Meeting

Join Interior Architecture Knowledge Community for their monthly meeting. All are welcome.

Friday / February 10
10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Building Enclosure Council: Durability of Concrete Coatings & Water Repellents

Coatings and water repellents are used on concrete to seal out water but are often used wrong. From product selection to installation to maintenance, ignorance about coatings and repellents leads to countless premature failures; therefore, durability is a central factor in construction litigation.

Friday / February 10
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

1.5 LU/HSW

Healthcare Knowledge Community New Year Party

Wednesday / February 15
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Architects in Schools Training

Architects in Schools Training Session and Sign-Up

Become a mentor in the AIA Chicago Foundation's Architects in Schools (AIS) middle school program. Erin Sanchez and David Sikorkis, co-chairs of the Community Engagement Committee will provide a curriculum overview, mentor roles, and teaching tips.

Monday / February 20
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Advocacy Committee February Meeting

You are invited to attend the February meeting of AIA Chicago’s new advocacy committee, led by Natalie Hicks, AIA (HPZS), AIA Chicago Vice President for Advocacy.

Monday / February 27
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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