International Practice at 2015 Convention
Architecture Abroad: An International Practice Workshop
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 | 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM | 7.5 LUs | Georgia World
Congress Center Room B309 | Fee: $375
If you practice globally - or plan to expand your services abroad -
you need a working knowledge of international practice. Success hinges on
anticipating the challenges, risks, opportunities, and rewards that
different countries present. That's where this full-day workshop comes
In Architecture Abroad, expert practitioners and senior government trade
officials will offer their insights to help you:
quality work in global markets and obtain region-specific
information, including comparative economic trends and analyses.
for potential changes once work is secured.
the impact of political systems, regulations, codes, delivery
methods, and cultural/environmental factors.
practice aids and tools to craft project execution strategies.
Each of the AIA's International Region zones (Europe/Africa/Middle
East, Asia Pacific, and the Americas) will be covered by experts who live
and work in the zone, including the official speakers listed below and
additional contributors totaling more than a dozen expert speakers
throughout the day.
Whether you already have an established international practice or are
looking to break into global markets, this workshop will help ensure your
success knows no borders.
Managing Partner, PEI
COBB FREED & PARTNERS Architects LLP, New York, New York
International Assoc . AIA
HKS, Inc., Coral Gables , Florida
Page, Washington, District of Columbia
Senior Vice President
- Planning and Urban Design / Value Proposition Leader Masterplanning and
Sustainable Urban Development, RTKL / Arcadis, Shanghai, China, Peoples
International Committee Reception
Thursday, May 14, 2015 | 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM | Atlanta Marriott Marquis;
Skyline North; 265 Peachtree Center Avenue NE | Fee: $0
If you're an international guest or overseas member, if you practice
internationally, or if you're interested in issues surrounding
international practice, please join the 2015 AIA International Practice
Committee for a vibrant reception with AIA officers, peers and colleagues
from around the world. Hosted by George Miller, FAIA, Chair, 2015 AIA
International Practice Committee.
International Presidents' Forum
Friday, May 15, 2015 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM | Georgia World Congress
Center Room B211 | Fee: $0
Don't miss the International Presidents' Forum, a robust and
well-informed discussion among AIA leadership and presidents of foreign
and international organizations representing architects around world.
We'll focus on pre-selected global issues, facing the profession and
International Presidents' Luncheon
Friday, May 15, 2015 | 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM | Georgia World Congress
Center Room B212 | Fee: $55
Following the International Presidents' Forum (IPF), join us for lunch
with the presidents and delegates of international allied and U.S.
collateral organizations. Hosted by 2016 AIA President-elect Russ
Davidson, FAIA, this networking event is open to non-delegate IPF
attendees with advance ticket purchase.