AIA Akron is a chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) which began in 1968. The Akron chapter is one of seven chapter territories that make up AIA Ohio.
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2015 AIA Akron Design Awards

2015 AIA Akron Design Awards

2015 AIA Akron Design Awards AIA Akron hosted its 2015 Design Awards program at Northside Lofts on Saturday, August 1st in conjunction with the Akron Art Walk.  There were 75 in attendance who enjoyed spectacular views of the city from the unfinished penthouse space and rooftop terrace.  Michael Maise, AIA, of Bohlin Cywinski Jackson and...

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Calling all Interns! Needing a refresher on all your IDP, ARE, or  Licensure stats? NCARB has the answers you need regarding Education, Experience, Examination, and Licensure and Certification. Click here to see the path to Destination: Architect!
2015 AIA Akron Canstruction

2015 AIA Akron Canstruction

2015 AIA Akron Canstruction CALL FOR ENTRIES Deadline for Entries is Friday, July 24th, 2015 DEADLINE EXTENDED: Friday, July 31st, 2015!! 2015 Theme: Rubber City This year’s Canstruction competition is being hosted by Goodyear in conjunction with the Akron Marathon’s Burn Rubber Race on August 15th. Teams will build the structures Friday, August 14th which...

AIA Ohio Design Awards

 2015 AIA Ohio Design Awards  Design Awards Submission Deadline: Friday, July 3rd, 2015 Click Here to access the online submission platform Mark your Calendars for the AIA Design Awards Program Don’t Miss this year’s AIA Akron Design Awards Program! This year’s event will take place at Northside Lofts with a spectacular view of Akron. We...

2015 AIA Ohio Valley Region Convention

2015 AIA Ohio Valley Region Convention October 11-13, 2015 Hilton Downtown Columbus, Ohio Registration opening in July http://www.aiaohio.org/aia-convention schedule of events Keynote speakers include: Marshall Brown, a licensed architect and urban designer in Chicago, IL Bryan MacKay-Lyons, FRAIC, Hon. FAIA, from Nova Scotia, Canada, has contributed to architectural education in the region for 30 years Monica Ponce...

April Chapter Meeting

AIA Akron & ASHRAE Akron/Canton Chapter Meeting When:              April 14, 2015 Where:            Summit Artspace, 140 E. Market Street, Akron, OH – third floor The building is located at 140 E. Market Street on the corner of Market and Summit Streets. The building has colorful flags on it and has old engraving that says Akron Public...

February Chapter Meeting

AIA Akron Chapter Meeting February 23, 2015   Preparing for LEED v4, ASHRAE 90.1, and  2030 Challenge with Building Modeling w/ Heapy Engineering 1 AIA LU/HSW, 1 GBCI CE -(LUs Pending) Come check out one of Akron’s award-winning Breweries while you learn how to create better and more efficient projects using building modeling!   Social...

AIA Akron Annual Business Meeting + October Chapter Meeting

October 7, 2014 The Tangier Our guest speaker for the evening presentation is Keeven White Keeven White, founder of WhiteSpace Creative, has more than 25 years experience building brands from the ground up. As agency president and CEO, he is responsible for creating, communicating, and implementing the organization’s vision, mission, and overall direction to benefit...
2014 Toguchi Lecture

2014 Toguchi Lecture

Toguchi Lecture, Kent State University September 2, 2014 August 27, 2014 Registration Deadline Register Now Guest Speakers Roberto de Leon & Ross Primmer  De Leon & Primmer Architecture Workshop (DPAW) is a design studio with a focus on non-profit cultural & civic projects. DPAW’s working methodology draws inspiration from regional traditions of craft and fabrication, placing an emphasis on the...
2014 CANstruction

2014 CANstruction

Download EntryForm Here (link) Download Sponsor Form Here (link) http://www.canstruction.org/content/akron   AIA Akron Canstruction®  2014 is happening in September!  We need teams, sponsors, and volunteers for the event!   AIA Akron Canstruction®  2014 Build Day is scheduled for Tuesday, September 17,  just before the AIA Ohio Convention in Kent, Ohio.   The Awards Gala will...
The 2014 AIA Ohio Convention

The 2014 AIA Ohio Convention

The 2014 AIA Ohio Convention “A Future Practice”  September 18 – 20, 2014 Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center Kent, Ohio AIA Ohio, in collaboration with host chapters AIA Eastern Ohio and AIA Akron will be hosting the 2014 AIA Ohio convention at Kent State University on September 18 – 20, 2014. Working together with...