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AIA Foresight Report

About the 2014 AIA Foresight Report - FREE to AIA Members (PDF version)!

No one can predict the future, but we can increase our chances of success through research and preparation. The AIA Foresight Report can help in allowing you to evaluate both the trends that got us to this point and those that are at work in the moment. We hope you find it useful! We will continue doing all we can to help your firms—and the practice and art of architecture as a whole—prosper in these exciting times.

Key findings include:
  • Operating Environment
  • Firm Strategies: the Business of Architecture
  • Professional Practice
  • Design with Purpose
Why You Need the 2014 AIA Foresight Report?

First of all, it is FREE to AIA members to download! In a world that moves at hyper speed, businesses and architects seeks bleeding edge research tailored to their needs in order to effectively plan for a prosperous future. The 36-page document highlights key trends and how they can have implications on your business. The report was compiled and assembled by Greenway Group, in collaboration with the AIA Economics and Market Research business unit.

The Foresight Report is designed not as a one-size-fits-all roadmap but as a brief primer of useful knowledge for firms of all shapes and sizes to evaluate their own trajectories, experiment with change, and determine their own best path forward to grow, innovate, and flourish. Regardless of which trend most helps you succeed, know that the AIA will continue to update and supplement this information as conditions change and prepare you for a bolder future.

How to Get the 2014 AIA Foresight Report?
  • FREE to AIA Members (PDF version ONLY)
  • Digital copies of the AIA Foresight Report retails for ONLY $10.00 through the AIA Bookstore.
  • Limited hardcopies will be available for sale at the 2014 AIA Convention (Chicago) onsite Bookstore (members must purchase hardcopy)
Related Resources

Design's Prescription (Part 3 in a series on the 2014 AIA Foresight Report)AIArchitect, November 7, 2014

Adaptions and Mutations
(Part 2 in a series on the 2014 AIA Foresight Report)
AIArchitect, October 24, 2014

Future Ready: Positioning Your Firm to Thrive in a Changing Environment
– IMAGINiT, October 21, 2014

Opening Doors
(Part 1 in a series on the 2014 AIA Foresight Report)
AIArchitect, October 10, 2014

Success Through Storytelling with Bob Fisher of DesignIntelligence
– Entrepreneur Architect, October 9, 2014

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