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June 22 - June 25
Plan on attending the AIA Conference. Find stellar keynoters, hands-on workshops, and deep-dive education seminars on new trends and hot topics from sustainability to startup firms.
Excitement is building! The architecture and design event of the year returns to Chicago. With the city as our backdrop, we’ll explore architecture’s ability to drive new thinking in one of the most design-forward, sustainable cities in the U.S. Welcome back.
Immerse yourself in a world of innovation. The AIA Conference expo floor is a hotspot of activity. We’re turning McCormick Place into a 166,000 sq. ft. product playground that reflects Chicago’s iconic cityscape. Experience, touch, see, and get technical specs for the newest high-tech materials and solutions to hit the market from 500 of the industry’s best building product manufacturers.
From software to building systems to stone and tile, you’ll find materials and technologies of tomorrow featured in specialty product pavilions today. The AIA Conference expo is not just an exhibit hall—it’s also a temporary built environment packed with solutions that will affect your practice into the future.
The designed world is getting more complex. The AIA Conference delivers the path forward. Acclaimed architects, designers, and building product manufacturers deliver best-in-class CE. Earn your HSW, GBCI, RIBA & AIA LUs for the year!