2023 AIA Conference on Design (COD) - New Orleans

Starts:  Mar 23, 2023 12:00 PM (CT)
Ends:  Mar 26, 2023 05:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  Committee on Design

2023 COD New Orleans
The Authenticity of Place

Registration is now open!  Visit www.aia.org/CODBigEasy23.

March 23-26, 2023
Ace Hotel

Join the AIA Conference on Design for 2023 in New Orleans as we tour tours iconic buildings and locations. Registration will open in early February.

Schedule Overview


Warehouse District / Harmony Circle (formerly Lee Circle)






Ace Hotel


600 Carondelet Street, New Orleans, LA, 70130



Check-in begins at 3 pm.



The hotel registration link is forthcoming.




12 pm approx.


Registration pick-up in the early afternoon at Ace Hotel

3-5 pm


Presentation and walking tour

6 pm






Jackson Square / French Quarter / The Esplanade / Bayou Road








Breakfast on your own




8-8:45 am


Coffee and beignets

9 am


Tours including City Park / Lake Ponchatrain / Canal Street

12 pm


Lunch and Presentation

1 -6:45 pm


Tours include the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA)

930 Poydras / Civic Theater and Lafayette Square





Dinner on your own




Tulane University








Breakfast on your own

8 am


Travel to Tulane



Walking tour of the exterior and interior spaces



Spaces include projects by Perkins and Will, EskewDumezRipple / Hanbury, and Scogin Elam & Bray / Studio WTA

1:15 pm


Lunch and presentations

2 pm


Tour 3 residences

4 pm


Tour Albert and Tina Small Center

5:30 pm


Return to Ace Hotel

7-10 pm


Dinner and Member Slide Show







Check out by 12 pm




The ACE Hotel
600 Carondelet Street
New Orleans, LA (504) 900-1180