Powerful: Women Leading Design is the AIA | LA's second symposium to focus on women who lead the design field and best practices to expand equity and diversity in architecture.
The conference will be held at SCI-Arc from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and will conclude with a happy hour reception at A+D from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
"Territorial Repercussions" will explore the local interconnectedness between food and the city and how food and city as a unit could address the shift in locally available health food/care. This one-day conference will focus on two issues related to food -- health and its availability.
*The location of this event has been changed to NAC Architecture, 837 N. Spring St., 3rd Floor
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Urban SOS: All Systems Go is a global open ideas competition co-hosted by AECOM, Val Alen Institute, and 100 Resilient Cities -- Pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation.
Urban SOS calls on multi-disciplinary teams of students to envision more resilient food, water, and energy systems for supplying cities and regions today and in the future. Three short-listed teams will present their proposals before and interdisciplinary panel at A+D Museum on Oct. 15th
Doors open at 6:00 pm. Wine and nibbles to follow presentations.
Join A+D Museum & LA-Mas in a conversation on the potential of Accessory Dwellings Units (ADUs) to address housing affordability in Los Angeles. This Salon-style discussion will explore ADUs from the perspective of policy and politics, grounded in development and design considerations. Participants include local experts who have been extensively researching, designing, and politically navigating the complexities of ADUs.
Wine and light refreshments will be served.
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Join A+D and WestEdge to a festive evening which pays homage to the Southern California Coast and offers design insiders the first look at hundreds of products before the show officially opens to the public.
Guests will enjoy cocktails, passed hors d'oeuvres, a chance to bid on fantastic design items, and an all-access pass to WestEdge.
In celebration of the city's AIA|LA Design Award recipients and Presidential Honorees, the AIA|LA invites you to join the LA architectural community at an awards ceremony and apres-event party.
The reception and ceremony will begin at 6:00 PM at the Aratani Theatre in the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center. After party at A+D to follow.