AIA Conference on Architecture & Design

June 5–8, 2024

AIA24 will bring together the often-siloed AEC industry in Washington, D.C. to network, share knowledge, gain exposure, and find multidisciplinary solutions to today’s most pressing issues.

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Expand your network & build lasting connections

AIA24 provides the ultimate platform to network with peers, industry experts, suppliers, and potential clients in one location. Meet the AIA community and the greater AEC industry—and build professional relationships for future collaborations, job opportunities, and partnerships.

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Master new skills

The industry’s best continuing education happens at AIA24. Feed your creativity, learn from acclaimed architects, designers, building product manufacturers, and allied professionals, and earn HSW, ADA, GBCI, RIBA & AIA LUs in one convenient location!


Meet the industry
at the AIA24

The expo is a top-three reason people attend conference, and with good reason. It’s the networking hub for the AEC industry, and it’s packed with nearly 550 exhibiting companies, thousands of experts, the newest products and materials, and pioneering project solutions you won’t find anywhere else.

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Tour the
best local

Experience the icons, historical landmarks, new builds, award winners, and bucket-list destinations that define Washington D.C. and the urban fabric of its neighborhoods and communities. These architect-led tours are exclusive to AIA24!


Explore bold ideas with keynotes
& speakers

This conference hosts some of today’s biggest names, most influential practitioners, and leading voices that are changing the world and our work.

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Schedule at-a-glance

Tue, June 4 Arrive in Washington, D.C.!
Wed, June 5 Symposia > Tours, Workshops, & Seminars > Opening Night Celebration
Thu, June 6 Keynote > AIA24 Expo > Seminars & Pro Series > Open studios
Fri, June 7 Keynote > AIA24 Expo > Tours, Seminars, & Pro Series > New AIA Awards Gala!
Sat, June 8 Keynote > Symposia > Tours, Seminars, & Pro Series
Sun, June 9 Explore Washington, D.C. > Travel home

News & updates

Get ready to attend AIA24

Here’s everything you need to know to attend AIA24 in Washington, D.C., including creating your schedule, picking up your badge, and using the AIA24 app.
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AIA24 First-timers guide

Make the most of your first time at AIA24 with 10 helpful tips on registration savings, hotel bookings, continuing education sessions, networking events, and more.
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, Starleetah Gaddis

Your LGBTQIA+ Guide to AIA24!

Learn more about AIA24’s LGBTQIA+ programming, including networking events and credit earning seminars from AEC Queer advocates and professionals.
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, Rosalie Howell, Assoc. AIA

The ultimate guide to AIA24 for students & emerging professionals

As the president of AIAS, I’m beyond excited to attend AIA24! There’s no better place to prepare for your future and build your career in the AEC industry than this conference.
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, Colt Brock, Assoc. AIA

The AIA24 Guide to Washington, D.C. Restaurants

From architectural gems to Michelin-starred restaurants and everything in between, here are 16 of Washington, D.C.’s must-try restaurants during AIA24.
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