AIA National Convention and Design Exposition

2014 International Presidents' Forum

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, June 27, 2014, to discuss current issues in the profession in a multilateral forum. This was the thirteenth year of the International Presidents’ Forum, first held at the AIA's 2002 National Convention. All presidents were 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: 

Agenda | Chicago Architects Declaration: Commitment to Collaboration

2014 IPF Placemat

Download updates from each participating organization:  

  1. American Institute of Architects (AIA) | Repositioning | Repositioning Report | AIA Design + Health Summit
  2. American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS)
  3. Architects' Council of Europe (ACE) | ACE 2014 Manifesto for European Parliament Elections
  4. Architects' Regional Council of Asia (ARCASIA)
  5. Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA)
  6. Australian Institute of Architects (AIA)
  7. Colegio de Arquitectos de Costa Rica (CACR)
  8. Conselho de Arquitetura e Urbanismo do Brasil (CAU/BR) | Response to "Design with Purpose" Agenda
  9. Federación de Colegios de Arquitectos de la República Mexicana (FCARM)
  10. Federación Panamericana de Asociaciones de Arquitectos (FPAA)
  11. Federation of Institutes of Korean Architects (FIKA)
  12. International Union of Architects (UIA) 
  13. Japan Institute of Architects (JIA)
  14. National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB)  
  15. National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)
  16. Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC)
  17. Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) 

Additional Links:
2013 International Presidents' Forum
2012 International Presidents' Forum
2011 International Presidents' Forum