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AIA Alabama Convention

June 6, 2014 - June 8, 2014

Register at https://aiaalabama.worldsecuresystems.com/BookingRetrieve.aspx?ID=188823.


Alabama Council of The American Institute of Architects
Post Office Box 240757 • Montgomery, Alabama 36124-0757
Telephone (334) 264-3037 • Fax (334) 272-7128 • Email AIA@gmsal.com

Annual Convention 2014

Thursday, June 5th, 6.5 LU HSW
8:00 – 4:30 p.m. ATC 45 Pre-Convention Disaster Assistance Training
Course taught by Butch Grimes, AIA
Friday, June 6th, 4 LU HSW
8:30 – 12 noon ARE Schematics Session – Registration Includes Whole Convention; 4 hour session for Associates taught by Robert Elfer
10:00 a.m. Annual Membership Meeting & Third Quarterly Meeting @ Alabama Power Company Headquarters, 600 North 18th St
11:30 p.m. Group Lunch in the Alabama Power Atrium Cafeteria
12:30 p.m. Keynote Address: Architects At Risk, Dale Munhall, Leo A Daly, Omaha, NE
1:30-4:30 p.m. BLOX Site Visit – Be among the first to see Giattina Aycock Architectural Studio’s BLOX, a single source for pre-fabricated medical modules. They will provide a guided tour of their plant so you can watch the units being built. BLOX architects, fabricators and contractors build a better bathroom, headwall & footwall. When sealed units arrive on the jobsite, they are pre-punched, pre-inspected, certified and connection-ready.
2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Exhibitors Set Up @ Alabama Power Company Headquarters
6:00 p.m. AIA Block Party @ the Center For Architecture, located at 109 South Richard Arrington Blvd. Enjoy your favorite beverage while catching up with old friends and making new contacts.
7:00 p.m. AIA Dinner Under the Stars – Dress cool and casual to join fellow architects for an evening of fun, featuring the D.B. Cooper Duo.
9:00 p.m. AIA Night @ Cahaba Brewing Company – Head over to the Cahaba Brewing Company for more fun with your peers before heading home.

Saturday, June 7th, 5 LU HSW
8:00 a.m. Breakfast in the Product Show & Prize Drawings @ Alabama Power Company Auditorium – 600 North 18th St
9:00 a.m. Keynote Address, Greg Papay, Lake Flato, San Antonio
10:00 a.m. Alabama Council AIA Awards Presentation
10:15 – 10:45 a.m. Refreshment Break in the Product Show
10:45 a.m. AIA Emerging Professionals, Robert Gay, Thoughtbarn
12:00 p.m. Lunch in Product Show with Prize Drawings Exhibitors Tear Down After Lunch
1:00 – 4:00 p.m. The Architecture of Birmingham’s Downtown Churches – Noted Birmingham historian Philip Morris will lead this fascinating tour through some of the area’s most prestigious churches.
6:00 p.m. AIA Night with the Barons (Home Run Deck) Enjoy this fabulous facility. Burgers, stadium dogs and draft beer provided as you watch the Barons take on the Jackson Generals.
10:00 p.m. AIA Night at Beer Engineer’s Brewery – Not ready for bed yet, join your peers for more fun at Beer Engineers, just across the street from the stadium.

Sunday, June 8th, 3 LU
8:30 a.m. Breakfast & Refreshments @ the New Urban Studio – Located at the Corner of 20th Street and 3rd Avenue, North
9:00 a.m. Streetscape Water Color Demonstration by Muir Stewart – Painting to be auctioned off with proceeds going to the Center For Architecture.
11:30 a.m. Adjournment


June 6, 2014
June 8, 2014