EVENTS

Advance registration for educational events is strongly recommended. For events with limited capacity, as indicated by an asterisk (*), preference will be given to AIA Chicago members.

Questions: call 312/670-7770.

Note: For those driving to an event at AIA Chicago, a parking garage rebate is available at the InterPark Theater District Self Park on the southeast corner of Dearborn and Lake streets (the address is 181 North Dearborn Street). Pick up a “chaser” ticket at the AIA Chicago office and use it along with your entry ticket when paying before exiting the garage.

To view a calendar of events click here.

To view an archived list of events click here.

Thursday / December 14, 2017 / 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Green Holiday Party!

DIRTT Chicago Showroom, 325 North Wells Street, 10th Floor, Chicago

Find all of your favorite people at ONE awesome holiday party this year! Join members of the Living Building Collaborative/Chicago, Passive House Alliance/Chicago, Illinois Green Alliance (formerly USGBC-Illinois), AIA Chicago COTE, CNU Illinois, INOMA, ChIBPSA, and Open Architecture Chicago for an evening of food, drinks, music and good times. Tickets are $15 for members of supporting organizations and $25 for other guests.

Learn a little about each organization, find ways to collaborate, and learn and how to get more involved in 2018 projects and initiatives!  

Food and drinks are included in your ticket price. Click here to register.  

Sponsored By

Environment KC and many others

Member Price

Free

Non Member Price

Free



Wednesday / January 17, 2018 / 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Young Architects Forum - Open Planning Meeting

AIA Chicago, 35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 250, Chicago IL

Are you a young architect or designer, interested in furthering the discussion of design, professional development, community, and collaboration? Join the Young Architects Forum for our first planning meeting of 2018. We’ll provide a review of our activities in 2017 and begin to plan events for the first half of 2018.

Refreshments are provided; please bring your enthusiasm and ideas.

Click here to see what the YAF has been up to in 2017. One goal of the YAF is to encourage membership, participation, and leadership in AIA Chicago among intern architects, young architects (licensed 10 years or less), and emerging professionals in the fields of design and construction.

 

Sponsored By

AIA Chicago Young Architects Forum (YAF)

Member Price

Free

Non Member Price

Free




Thursday / January 18, 2018 / 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Community Interface Committee Winter Social

Hopewell Brewery, 2760 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647

Join members of the Community Interface Committee for a winter social at Hopewell Brewery.  Enjoy a brief tour of the brewery with Mason Pritchett, AIA of RANGE Design and Architecture, the designers of the impressive redesign, then grab a drink and chat with members of the CIC to learn about the committee's programs and activities and how to get involved in the new year.

Sponsored By

Community Interface Committee

Member Price

Free

Non Member Price

Free




Tuesday / January 23, 2018 / 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Emerging Professionals Winter Networking Night

National Office Furniture, 325 North Wells Street, Chicago

We’ve got the cure for your post-holiday blues: the second annual Emerging Professionals 2018 Winter Networking Event!

The Illinois Green Alliance Emerging Professionals are partnering with the Delta Emerging Leaders (DELS), Illinois Environmental Council (IEC) Young Professionals, the AIA Chicago Young Architects Forum (AIA YAF) and the Chicago Council on Science and Technology (C2ST) Auxiliary Board for a fun night. You’ll get the chance to network with a diverse group of young professionals working to make our city, state and region more sustainable, vibrant and prosperous – and learn about each group’s mission and volunteer opportunities. 

Agenda:  

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Arrival & Networking
6:30 PM - 6:45 PM Introductions, Priorities, Projects & Getting Involved
6:45 PM - 8:00 PM Networking

Registration: 

Illinois Green Alliance Emerging Professionals Member: $5
Delta Emerging Leaders Member: $5
Illinois Environmental Council Young Professionals Member: $5
AIA Chicago Young Architects Member: $5
Chicago Council on Science and Technology Auxiliary Board Member: $5
Non-Member: $10
 

Thank you to the generous program sponsors!

Christie Technology & National Office Furniture

SAVE THE DATE - REGISTRATION OPENS SOON!

Member Price

$5.00

Non Member Price

$10.00