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2016 AIA Iowa Convention
Sign Up Now!

It's not too late to sign up for the 2016 AIA Iowa Convention. We have an amazing event planned with engaging keynote speakers, four workshop tracks, and much more. Sign up today at AIAIowa.org. Today is your last chance to have a professional name tag printed! All online registration will close at on September 20 at 11:59 pm! 

New Convention App

Make your convention experience even better this year by downloading our new event app! View exhibitors, find your workshop rooms, share contact information, digitize business cards, and more. All the information you need is in one spot.

In your phone's app store, download the free Whova app, then search for the 2016 AIA Iowa Convention.

Download it by September 21st at 5:00 pm to be included in a gift card drawing!

 

 

  

Convention- Thursday Lunch Sponsorship

A group of AIA Iowa Allied Members have gotten together, once again, to sponsor the Thursday Lunch at the convention. Join us for this lunch, Thursday, September 22nd followed by an opportunity to visit with the exhibitors in the exhibit hall.

 

Thank you to the following lunch sponsors:

ACH Foam Technologies, Advanced Arch Products, Inc., Allen Consulting Group, Inc., Alvine Engineering, ASI, Signage Innovations, Beeline + Blue, Coreslab Structures (Omaha), Inc., Enterprise Precast Concrete, Inc., Graham Construction Co., HiLine, Inc. - Unique Flooring, ICON Construction, King's Material, Inc., Logan Contractors Supply, Michaels Energy, Pigott Inc., Prairie Pella, Roofing Representatives, Skold Companies, SystemWorks LLC, The Weidt Group, and The Weitz Company.

2016 AIA Iowa Convention Sponsors

Thank you to the sponsors of the 2016 AIA Iowa Convention. Our convention would not be possible without the generous support of those listed below:

 

4 Site Construction Group..........................................Audio Visual
Action Reprographics................................................Convention Signage
Allied Membership....................................................$500 Cash Door Prize
American Enterprise Group, Inc.................................Awards Celebration Venue
Andersen Windows Inc.............................................Exhibit Hall Cocktail Party Appetizers
Associations, Inc.....................................................Iowa Architect Magazine Special Exhibit
Aureon....................................................................Workshops
Baker Electric..........................................................Friday Afternoon Break
Commercial New Construction...................................Awards Celebration Presentation
Cox Metal and Fabrications.......................................Women in Architecture Exhibit
Design Engineers.....................................................Awards Celebration
Dodge Data and Analytics........................................Keynote Speaker: Joe Biondo, AIA
George Davis Associates.........................................Ambiance
Grabill Windows & Doors/Pella Crafted Luxury............Keynote Speaker: David Darling, AIA 

Hildreth Construction................................................Thursday Afternoon Break
Holmes Murphy and Associates................................Mobile App
Integrated Studio......................................................Special Exhibit: AIA Photo Contest
Interface..................................................................Thursday Breakfast
Iowa State University College of Design.....................8 students at Awards Celebration
Iowa State University College of Design.....................Keynote Speaker: Nick Winton
KCL Engineering.....................................................Exhibitors Hall Cocktail Party, Appetizers
KJWW Engineering..................................................ARE Study Session
Koester Construction...............................................Exhibitors Cocktail Party, Keg of Beer
Mansonry Institute of Iowa........................................Masonry Awards
McGough Construction.............................................Awards Celebration
McIntosh Transforms...............................................Women in Architecture Exhibit
Mortenson Construction............................................Hospitality
NRG Sales..............................................................Registration Desk Lighting
OPN Architects.......................................................Women in Architecture Exhibit
Pella/EFCO............................................................Intern Development Program Registration
Projects Furniture....................................................Door Prize Donation
Raker Rhodes Engineering, LLC................................Awards Celebration
Raker Rhodes Engineering, LLC................................Exhibitor's Cocktail Party, Keg of Beer
RBC Tile & Stone....................................................Special Exhibit Display
RCS Millwork Awards.....................................Special Exhibit, Registration Desk Construction
Ryan Companies.....................................................Awards Celebration
Simonson & Associate Architects............................Women in Architecture Exhibit
Snyder and Associates...........................................AIA ICOTE Top 10 Awards
Stetson Building Products........................................Registration Desk Storage
Substance Architecture...........................................Women in Architecture Exhibit
Terracon.................................................................Thursday Afternoon Break
The Weidt Group.....................................................Awards Celebration Food & Beverages
Threshold Acoustics................................................Keynote Speaker: Eddie Jones
Tometich Engineering..............................................Program Printing
Wood Products Council - Woodworks........................Lanyards

 

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Special Exhibits at 2016 Convention

There will be several special exhibits on display at the 2016 AIA Iowa Convention. Make sure you take the time to view them all. They include:

  • AIA Iowa Design Awards 2016, West Exhibit Hall, Upper Level: watch a continuous slide show of this year's entries
  • AIA National Honor Awards, Grand Concourse, Lower Level: exhibit of 2016 National Honor Awards
  • Central Iowa Canstruction, Exhibit Hall, Upper Level: includes images of past competitions and a chance to vote for next year's theme
  • Emerging Professionals Exhibition- People’s Choice Contest!, Balcony- Upper Level- cast your vote- the winner receive cash prizes!
  • Iowa Architect Magazine, Balcony, Upper Level: learn more about the magazine and new opportunities available for upcoming issues
  • Iowa Architectural Foundation, Grand Concourse, Lower Level: Display of architectural drawings on elegant linen napkins at the convention. You are invited to stop the exhibit to bid on one or more drawings to display at your home or office.
  • Iowa State University College of Design, Balcony, Upper Level: display of recent design projects from ISU students and groups
  • AIAS, Balcony, Upper Level: The American Institute of Architecture Students exhibit
  • Women in Architecture, Grand Concourse, Lower Level: exhibit of the contributions of women in architecture- both nationally and locally.
  • 2016 Central States Region Awards, Grand Concourse, Lower Level: View the winners of the 2016 CSR Awards
  • 2016 National Architecture Photography Competition, Grand Concourse, Lower Level: view winners of the AIA National Photography Competition for Architects.
  • 2016 COTE Top 10 Green Buildings, Grand Concourse, Lower Level: display of the 2016 COTE Top 10 and Top Ten Plus Green Building Awards
  • Registration Desk, Balcony, Upper Level: check out the desk's design, use of materials and handy storage operations and be sure to pick up your name tag!
  • Information Desk, Balcony, Upper Level: Visit the AIA Iowa staff with questions, we have answers! You can also view the most recent Compensation Report here.

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2016 AIA Iowa Convention Exhibitors

The 2016 AIA Iowa Convention Exhibit Committee has invited many great companies promoting products and services related to architecture to exhibit at this year's convention. We would like to encourage all attendees to visit each of their booths to see what new and exciting products and services they have to share with us this year.

 

Year after year, exhibitors play a vital part of the success of the convention:

 

*ACH Foam Technologies, 78
*Action Repro / Vital Signs, 93
*Advanced Architectural Products, Inc / EFCO Windows, 156
AES Lighting Group, 45, 46
All Makes Office Interiors , 133
*Allen Consulting Group, Inc., 53, 65
Amcon Block, 112
American Artstone, 117
*Andersen Windows, Inc., 73
Architectural Polymers Inc, 8
Architectural Products Inc, 12, 13
*ASI Signage Innovations/ID Metalco, 83, 84
*ASSA ABLOY Door Security Solutions, 131
*AWS / SMI, 153
*Beeline & Blue, 146, 147
*Bell Structural Solutions, 54
Bendheim Architectural Glass, 23
CAD Technology Center, 126
Cambria, 136
Carl A. Nelson & Company, 10
Carroll Seating Company, 68
Central States Terrazzo Association, 99
*CI3 / ADG, 4
*Commercial New Construction Program, 151, 152
*Coreslab Structures (Omaha), Inc., 28
Cost, Planning and Management International, Inc. (CPMI), 19
DaVinci Roofscapes, 70
Demilec, 81
*DuPont Tyvek / BPI, 52
Echelon Masonry Veneers, 128
*Edwards Cast Stone Co., 129
Energy Panel Structures, 51
*Enloe Enterprise, 114
*Enterprise Precast Concrete, Inc., 94
EPIC Metals, 85
Evonik Corporation, 9
Extreme Panel Technologies, Inc., 138
Fabcon Precast, 115
Farris Engineering, 2
Foundations, 33
General Partitions Mfg, 32
*Glen-Gery Brick, 118
*Graham Construction, 95
GRAPHISOFT, 27
Hager Companies, 18
Hendrick Architectural Products, 22
Henkel Construction, 100
*HiLine Unique Flooring, 38
Hohmann & Barnard, 124
Inpro, 41
*Integrated Sales Inc., 149
*Interior Contract Group, 86
*Iowa Direct/Anderson Ladd, 161
*Iowa Ready Mixed Concrete Association, 36, 48
IPI - Iowa Prison Industries, 11
Jaeckle Distributors, 119
*JE Dunn Construction, 148
*JTH Lighting Iowa, 14, 24
Kafka Granite, LLC, 30
*Kate-lo Tile & Stone, 16
KDENT INC, 56
*Keller & Associates, 69
*Kings Material/Midland Concrete Products, 113
Knutson Construction, 17
KOCH Brothers, 121
KONE Elevators and Escalators, 135
*L. G. Everist, Inc., 116
Lifestyles Office Solutions, 49, 50
*Lighting Solutions of Iowa, 82
*Logan Contractors Supply, 155
M&M Lighting Sales, 142, 143, 144
Major Industries, Inc., 26
Managed Design, 92
*Manko Window Systems, 40
*Mannington Commercial, 43
*Masonry Institute of Iowa, 127
*Master Builders of Iowa, 103
McGough Construction, 47
MEP Associates, LLC, 88
Metal Design Systems, Inc., 3
*Michaels Energy, 35
Mid-Continental Restoration Co., Inc., 110
Mid-States Concrete Industries, 34
Midwest Tile, Marble, & Granite, 134
Millennium Forms, 21
*Molin Concrete Products Company, 125
*Multivista, 150
Nawkaw, 109
*Neumann Brothers, Inc., 37
*NRG Sales Lighting and Controls, LLC, 79, 80
*Olson-Larsen Galleries, 87
*Pigott, 60, 71, 72
PMI Iowa, L.L.C. - Custom Fabrication, 1
PowerLift Hydraulic Doors, 31
PPG, 132
*Prairie Pella, Inc., 66, 67
Premier Brick & Stone, 58
*Rapids Reproductions, 105
*RCS Millwork, 107
Riser Solutions, 20
*Roof Top Sedums LLC, 130
SageGlass, 137
*Saxton Inc., 120
Schuler Shook, 101
Schumacher Elevator Company, 91
*SGH, Inc., 97, 98
*Shaw Contract, 25
*Sika Sarnafil, 159, 160
Sitescapes, 106
*Skold Companies, 96
Sky Factory, 44
*SNB Building Solutions, 157, 158
Sport Construction Midwest, 29
*Stetson Building Products, Inc., 102
*Storey Kenworthy, 55
*Story Construction, 57
*STRAUSS ARCHITECTURAL SYSTEMS, 61, 62, 63, 64, 74, 75, 76, 77
*SystemWorks LLC, 108
TCC Materials, 111
Teknion, 122
Terracon, 5
TFC Canopy & Fabrication, 39
*The Garland Company, Inc., 89
*The Hansen Company, 59
*The Weitz Company, 6
*Tremco Roofing & Building Maintenance, 7
Trendway, 154
Tubelite, 140
*United Brick, A Division of Sioux City Brick, 123
Vetrotech Saint-Gobain/Alulam USA, 139
Walsh Door & Hardware / Walsh Electronic Security, 145
*Wells Concrete, 42
*WindSmart, 15
Woodman Controls, 104
*Workspace, 90
*Zephyr Aluminum, 141

*Denotes Allied Membership

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Pella & EFCO Intern Program

Pella and EFCO recognize the importance of the future of the architectural profession and our emerging professionals by graciously funding the Pella and EFCO Intern Program at the 2016 AIA Iowa Convention. This program celebrates AIA Iowa intern members (those enrolled in the Intern Development Program (IDP)) by providing funding for them to attend the convention at a reduced rate.  

Feed Your Future at the AIA Iowa Convention

Friday, September 23rd, 7:45 a.m.-8:15 a.m.
Memorial Hall, Lower Level

An event created specifically with emerging professionals in mind, come mingle with the Board of Directors, Committee Chairs, and peers to discuss how AIA Iowa can be a stepping stone to a successful career. The program aims to collectively engage EPs while addressing the differing needs of each career stage. If you already registered but forgot to sign up, please email aspike@aiaiowa.org.

 

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Member News


Welcome New Members 

 

New Student Affiliate Members
Kayla Duncan, Iowa State University
Tara Follon, Iowa State University
Madeline Schmidt, Iowa State University
Andrew Suiter, Iowa State University

New Grad Associate Members
Ebulimiti Aikebai, Assoc. AIA, Perkins + Will
Bethanie Blake, Assoc. AIA, Brooks Borg Skiles Architecture Engineering, L.L.P.
Darin Bouska, Assoc. AIA
Nicholas Cross, Assoc. AIA, Simonson & Associates Architects, LLC
Taylor Danger, Assoc. AIA, Studio Melee
James Elliott, Assoc. AIA, Brooks Borg Skiles Architecture Engineering, L.L.P.
Megan Fowler, Assoc. AIA, INVISION Planning Architecture Interiors
Ayodele Iyanalu, Assoc. AIA, Iowa State University
Samanvay Kasarala, Assoc. AIA, OPN Architects, Inc.
Bogdan Machedon, Assoc. AIA, Slingshot Architecture
Andru Meiners, Assoc. AIA, OPN Architects, Inc.
Heidi Reburn, Assoc. AIA, INVISION planning architecture interiors
Gregory Vose, Assoc. AIA, Bluestone Project Solutions
Jenna Wiegand, Assoc. AIA, ASK Studio

New Associate Members
Nicholas Hulstrom, Assoc. AIA, RMH Architects
Thomas Thatcher, Assoc. AIA, OPN Architects, Inc.

New Architect Members
Andrew Ballard, AIA, Neumann Monson Architects, P.C.
Steven Miller, AIA, OPN Architects, Inc.
Eva Rosenbloom, AIA, Slingshot Architecture

Re-Instated Members
Heather Kakert, AIA
William Lawrence, AIA, LCS Development, LLC
Cynthia O’Brien, Assoc. AIA, DESIGN 515

Transfer In
Daniel Garneau, AIA, Kum & Go
Shannon McGee, Assoc. AIA, INVISION planning architecture interiors
Daric O'Neal, Assoc. AIA, Alley Poyner Macchietto Architecture, Inc.
Lana Zoet, Assoc. AIA, BNIM

Upgrade to Registered Architect
Kerry Anderson, AIA, Bergland + Cram Architects
Dane Askelsen, AIA, SVPA Architects Inc.
Chad M. Chamberlin, AIA, Stanley Consultants
John Graham, AIA, RDG Planning & Design
Chelsea King, AIA, BLDD Architects, Inc.
Yosuke Michishita, AIA, Wells + Associates
A. Grant Nordby, AIA, Shive-Hattery Architecture-Engineering
Stephanie Poole, AIA, Simonson and Associates Architects
Joseph Wallace, AIA, OPN Architects, Inc.
Brent Westphal, AIA, Neumann Monson Architects
Steven Wilke-Shapiro, AIA, Slingshot Architecture

New Firm Members
Bluestone Project Solutions. LLC, Johnston

New Professional Affiliate Members
Collin Barnes, RDG Planning & Design, Des Moines
Brett Douglas, Genus Landscape Architects, PC, Des Moines
Archie Landreman, Wood Products Council - Woodworks, Racine, Wisconsin
Tara Maurer, ASK Studio, Des Moines
Curtis Stemsrud, William J. Ludwig & Associates, Des Moines
Joseph Stoberl, Olsson Associates, West Des Moines
Dana Thomas, Bergland + Cram, Mason City

New Allied Members
Energy Panel Structures, Inc., Kevin Zadow, Allied Bronze
Masonry Institute of Iowa, Jenny Stephenson, Allied Bronze
Premier Brick & Stone, Stephanie Pierce, Allied Silver
Roofing Representatives, Jason Smith, Allied Gold
Roofing Representatives, Steve Smith, Allied Alternate
The Sky Factory, Cynthia Higgins, Allied Bronze
Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance, Jeremy Yoder, Allied Alternate
Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance, Jeff Frieden, Allied Alternate

Allied Member Updates
L. G. Everist, Inc., Previously Jasper Stone Company
Manko Window Systems, Inc., Steve Hoyt replaced Mike Kearney
The Weidt Group, Joel Logan replaced Julia Gauthier

 

Professional Affiliate Membership
 

The AIA Iowa Professional Affiliate Membership is made for design collaborators - whether it be engineers, marketing or administrative professionals, planners, landscape architects, sculptors, muralists, and other artists and designers; or professionals in government, education, industry, research, and journalism.

By securing this membership, you can stay informed of our upcoming events, award deadlines, calls for projects for our quarterly magazine, and more. You won’t have to depend on the word eventually making it around, instead, you'll be the first to know.

Other Professional Affiliate Member benefits include:
-Subscription to AIA Iowa's weekly e-newsletter, the ARCH-E-NEWS
-Subscription to AIA Iowa official e-newsletter, the Addenda
-Subscription to the Iowa Architect Magazine
-Listing in the AIA Iowa Online Directory
-Discounts on AIA contract documents and bookstore items
-Discounts on registration for AIA Iowa events
-AIA Iowa Section Membership

You can read more about the membership here.

Give us a call at 515.244.7502 with questions, or email Vicki Scott at vscott@aiaiowa.org.

You can sign up as an AIA Iowa Professional Affiliate online today- click below.

 

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Allied News


Best Booth Award


Exhibitors! Get ready to show off your products and services. AIA Iowa is excited to once again hold the Best Booth Award at the 2016 AIA Iowa Convention. In order to encourage quality and excellence in exhibit displays, AIA Iowa will be judging the 160 exhibit booths at this year’s convention to find the most interesting, attractive, and effective use of booth space and the clearest product communication. The winner will receive a free booth at the 2017 AIA Iowa Convention in September. The winner of the competition will be announced Friday, September 23rd during the door prize drawing.

15 for 12 Convention Membership Promotion

The best new member deal of the year is back!  Sign up for all levels of 2017 Allied Membership at the convention and receive the rest of 2016 for free! Reach over 1,000 members across the state and build new relationships through firm visits, socials, and business meetings. Learn more, View our 2017 Allied Brochure and then visit the information desk at the convention to get signed up! This promotion is for new Allied Members only.

 

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Iowa Architectural Foundation

IAF’s Progressive Food, Drink, and Architectural Tour is Coming to Cedar Rapids!

Eat. Drink. Architecture. Cedar Rapids. Registration starts at noon Saturday, Oct. 8 at Lion Bridge Brewing Company. Tour groups will leave around 1 p.m. and continue to Little Bohemia, NewBo City Market and Parlor City. Each stop will include food and beer samples. Along the way learn about the architecture New Bohemia and Czech Village neighborhoods from tour guides Mark Stoffer Hunter with The History Center and volunteers from Czech Village New Bohemia Main Street Historic District. The event will last approximately four hours.

Eat.Drink.Architecture events in Cedar Rapids and Des Moines are organized by the Iowa Architectural Foundation. All proceeds benefit the Foundation and its educational outreach programming.

Huge thanks to our sponsors Lion Bridge Brewing Company, OPN Architects,Parlor City Pub & Eatery, RAYGUNshirts, Little Bohemia, and NewBo City Market!

WHEN: Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM (CDT)

WHERE: Meet at Lion Bridge Brewing Company

59 16th Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
View Map

TICKETS: $35 Eventbrite

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Awards


2016 Design Awards Celebration

Thursday, September 22nd, 7:00 p.m.

American Republic Insurance Company
601 6th Ave. Des Moines, IA 50309


An evening of conversation and refreshments with colleagues is the perfect night cap to round out the first day of convention. This event will recognize the exceptional design of Iowa architects from the past year. Still need to sign up? Purchase your tickets in our store.


Venue space donated by: American Enterprise Group, Inc.
Awards Presentation sponsored by: Commercial New Construction, Design Engineers, McGough Construction, Raker Rhodes Engineering, LLC, Ryan Companies
Food & Beverages sponsored by: The Weidt Group
Student attendees sponsored by: Iowa State University Department of Architecture


Architecture Scholarship Award Recipients

The Iowa State University Department of Architecture has selected the recipients of this year's AIA Awards.

 

William M. Dikis, FAIA Architecture Service Scholarship ($1,250 per winner):
Evan Giles

AIA Iowa / AIA National Diversity Scholarship ($1,000 per winner):
Jessyka Colon
Kevin Larson

 

AIA National / AIA Iowa Merit Scholarship ($500 per winner): 
Andrew Suiter

Iowa Chapter AIA Scholarship ($800): 
Nicole Becker    

 

The students will be honored at an awards ceremony on September 9th  at the College of Design. Congratulations to these future architects!

 

 

Friday, September 23rd, 8:15 a.m.

Lecture Hall, Lower Level

The Masonry Institute of Iowa’s Architectural Design Awards celebrates Masonry and Architectural Design Excellence in Iowa. Entries are judged by a panel of architects from outside of Iowa focusing on the excellence of each individual project, including creative use of masonry, structural and architectural design, proper masonry installation details, technical innovations and their influence on design selection, and suitability of design to its environment.

 

Sponsored by the Masonry Institute of Iowa

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