Design Talks

Design Talks

The Design Talks series comprises five chapter programs each year. In 2020, these luncheons will be held at Austin Central Library, 710 W Cesar Chavez St, from 11:30am to 1:00pm. Design Talks offer 1 LU of AIA continuing education credit.

Programming includes AIA Austin business items, as well as speakers of interest to members and guests. Past speakers and topics have been: Evan Smith of the Texas Tribune; Ryan Robinson, City Demographer; UT School of Medicine; Imagine Austin Plan; Waller Creek Design Competition; Lucia Athens, Chief Sustainabililty Officer at the City of Austin; Capital Studios; Alan Graham with Mobile Loaves & Fishes Community First! Village; Blanton Museum Director Simone Wicha; Interim Dean of the UT School of Architecture Elizabeth Danze, FAIA; architect Rand Elliott, FAIA, and more!

2020 Luncheons (click name to register)
February 13—Sara Zewde
April 7—Brad Nelsen, AIA, and Daniel Woodroffe
June 9—Lance Hosey, FAIA
September 15 - TBD
November 10—Lynn Osmond

Advance tickets are:

$30 Early-bird pricing for Architect and Allied Members
$15 Early-bird pricing for Associate Members and students
$40 for non-members

Prices at the door will be $40 ($20 for Associate Members and students).

Thank you for respecting our no refunds policy.

Thank you to our 2020 Design Talks Sponsors!


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