AN INVITATION FOR ALL MEMBER ARCHITECTS TO LOBBY
2020 AIA NATIONAL GRASSROOTS . New Orleans, Louisiana
FEDERAL ADVOCACY AND HIGH FOCUSED CONTINUING EDUCATION IN THE BAYOU
FEBRUARY 18 - 20, 2020 . New Orleans SHERATON at CANAL
Details and Registration Coming Soon . Keep checking HERE
AIA National's GRASSROOTS is held annually, alternating in Washington, DC to another non-DC locale. Member architects are able to engage directly with their Congressmen regarding important federal issues that impact the safety and soundness of the design-build world.
During DC and non-DC GRASSROOTS conferences, important CE opportunities are presented as well as interaction with other architects throughout the county. Click here for highlights from 2019 GRASSROOTS in Washington, DC. 2020 GRASSROOTS will be held in New Orleans, LA, February 18 - 20, at the New Orleans Sheraton on Canal.
2020 PRAIRIE GRASSROOTS . SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS
COME JOIN US FOR A DAY OF CAMARADERIE AND DIRECT INTERACTION WITH YOU STATE LEGISLATOR
MARCH DATE TBD . DETAILS FORTHCOMING
Each year, AIA Illinois hosts PRAIRIE GRASSROOTS, where member architects meet with their legislators at the Illinois State Capitol, to discuss current issues, including school safety. This event is very successful and each year, legislators comment on how much they enjoy knowing that it is the Architects' Lobby Day starting with our cool Blueprint Issue Briefs.
AIA Illinois would like to see more member Architects attend and also mentor future Architects. Seasoned Citizen Architects are encouraged to bring a Student Architect to 2020 Prairie Grassroots.