AIA Western Mountain Region 2018 Conference: Here + Now
Join us for the 2018 WMR Conference in Tucson!
The 2018 Western Mountain Region Conference will address the new methods and practices that are changing the way we work Here + Now!
Conference Schedule Overview
Learn More About Our Speakers
The AIA Western Mountain Region issued a Call for Presentations which closed Friday, June 15, at 5pm MT. We are currently reviewing the proposals for those which will provide innovative presentations best tied to our theme of Here + Now. These presentations will be offered in four Tracks, October 04-05.
Travel & Accommodations
A room block has been reserved at Loews Ventana Canyon and is available through September 11, 2018.
Self-Guided Tours of Arizona Architecture
Explore ancient, historic, and unique structures as well as award-winning architecture in Arizona! Extend your stay or make a full vacation out of your conference trip. In partnership with USA Today Travel, AIA Arizona curated a list of the top "25 Must-See Buildings in Arizona" based off member-nominated sites.
- San Xavier Del Bac
- University of Arizona Poetry Center
- Environment + Natural Resources 2, University of Arizona
- University of Arizona Optical Science
Read more about these Tucson sites--and the other structures--that made the list of our "Must-See Arizona Architecture" in the USA Today Travel article.
Looking for Tradeshow Information?
Instead of a tradeshow this year, we have an exciting and exclusive team building exercise arranged for Allied Members from any of the WMR States and the AIA Members on Thursday afternoon (October 4): Build a Bike! (Act fast, there are only 20 teams available for this 1:8 relationship-building opportunity!)
We have a variety of sponsorship options available for the AIA WMR Conference. You can review the sponsorship opportunities for one that works best for you and your firm below.
Please contact Tina of AIA Arizona with any sponsorship or Build-a-Bike questions.
Watch the website for updates on our line-up of Track Speakers, Conference Registration opening, and for additional information about activities as it becomes available!