Social impact

AIA’s Strategic Council champions programs to address sustainable urbanization

Architects in San Diego and Columbus are facilitating efforts through collaboration and community engagement

AIA Conference on Architecture 2018

Javits Center

New York

How To

The Safety Assessment Program

The Safety Assessment Program training provides built environment professionals with the knowledge to evaluate buildings after a disastrous event.

Career and the profession

Strengthening architecture's pipeline one community at a time

AIA chapters continue to make impact in education by capitalizing on out of school time and reaching diverse groups of children

Firm management

A statement by 2018 AIA President Carl Elefante on sexual harassment

"AIA stands by a set of values that guide us as a profession and a Code of Ethics that define standards of behavior for our members. Sexual harassment is not only illegal, it flies in the face of our values and ethics."

AIA Small Firm Compensation Report

The first-ever AIA Small Firm Compensation Report is dedicated to the unique needs and structure of small architecture firms.

Firm management

Compensation strategies from a small firm principal

The principal of a small firm explains how being financially transparent and sharing responsibilities empowered their staff and increased morale.

Firm management

Embracing artificial intelligence in architecture

How taking small steps now to incorporate artificial intelligence into practice could ensure better business and a stronger profession.


AIA Compensation Report

The AIA Compensation Report offers salary data and analysis for a comprehensive variety of architecture firm positions.

2018 AIA Awards - Architecture

The 2018 Architecture program celebrates the best contemporary architecture regardless of budget, size, style, or type.

2018 Young Architects Awards

AIA has selected 18 recipients for the 2018 AIA Young Architects Award, which honors individuals who have shown exceptional leadership and made significant contributions to the profession early in their careers.

2018 Associates Awards

AIA's Associates Awards are given to individual Associate AIA members to recognize outstanding leaders and creative thinkers for significant contributions to their communities and the architecture profession.

Social impact

Addressing global climate change through AIA’s 2030 Commitment

As the world's urban population grows, American architects must expand their influence and preach the value of a performance-based design process.

2018 Thomas Jefferson Awards for Public Architecture

Stephen Ayers, FAIA

As the 11th Architect of the Capitol Stephen Ayers, FAIA, cares for the nation’s architectural treasures and uses his voice to advance the profession.

2018 AIA Honors – Collaborative Achievement

The Collaborative Achievement recognize the excellence that results when architects work with those from outside the profession to improve the spaces where people live and work.

Where we stand: Professional licensure

AIA strongly opposes any efforts to reduce or remove requirements for the professional licensing of architects.

What slowdown? Pace of construction activity projected to accelerate through 2019

After a somewhat disappointing performance last year, 2018 and 2019 are projected to see healthy levels of growth in nonresidential building spending.


How architects can help communities recover from disasters (and save millions of dollars)

Three trained assessors share how architects can use their skills to evaluate homes and businesses in the aftermath of a disaster.

2018 AIA Awards - Regional & Urban Design

The 2018 Regional & Urban Design program recognizes the best in urban design, regional and city planning, and community development.

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