International Presidents' Forum

AIA National Convention and Design Exposition

The presidents of a dozen national, regional, and international architectural associations, along with the presidents of the U.S. collateral organizations (NCARB, NAAB, ACSA & AIAS), met for a two-hour business meeting on Friday, May 13, 2011, to discuss current issues in the profession in a multilateral forum. This was the tenth year of the International Presidents’ Forum, first held at the AIA's 2002 National Convention. All presidents are encouraged to submit updates on their national activities and any other documents they wish to share to supplement the discussion of the agenda topics. The agenda and updates are posted below:



Draft Agenda

2011-2012 International/Collateral Organization Events Listing
- ARCASIA
American Institute of Architects

American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS)

Architects Council of Europe (ACE)

Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA)

Australian Institute of Architects (AIA)

Colegio de Arquitectos de Costa Rica (CACR)

Federación de Colegios de Arquitectos de la República Mexicana (FCARM)

Federation of Institutes of Korean Architects (FIKA)

International Union of Architects (UIA) 
UIA2011 Tokyo Solidarity and Sustainability
UIA Expresses Solidarity with Japanese People
- 2011 UIA Gold Medal and Prizes
2011 Vassilis Sgoutas Prize

Japan Institute of Architects

National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB)

National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)

Royal Architectural Institute of Canada

Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)
- RIBA Trust Programme