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Register by Sept. 15, 2017, to take advantage of the early bird discount

Speakers: Watch for special registration instructions by email.
Student Registration will be available soon.

We look forward to seeing you in Richmond!

This is the preliminary 2017 schedule.
Please note all events and times are subject to change.


9 a.m.–4 p.m.   Pre-Conference Workshops


7-8 a.m.                  Eye Opener Sessions
8-10 a.m.                Coffee and Refreshments in the Exhibit Hall
9:30-10:50 a.m.      General Session and Panel Discussion in the Ballroom
11:00 a.m.–12 p.m. Marc Kushner Keynote in the Ballroom
12–2:00 p.m.           Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
1–1:45 p.m.             AIA Virginia Annual Meeting
2-3:30 p.m.             Seminar Series 100
4-5:30 p.m.             Seminar Series 200
5:30–7 p.m.             CONNECTIONS Opening Reception in the Exhibit Hall
Networking Dinners

7-8 a.m.                 Eye Opener Sessions
8-10 a.m.               Coffee and Refreshments in the Exhibit Hall
8:30-9:30a.m.         Seminar Series 300
9:45-10:45 a.m.      Seminar Series 400
11 a.m.-12 p.m.      Seminar Series 500
12-2 p.m.                Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
2-3:30 p.m.             Seminar Series 600
3:45-4:45 p.m.        Seminar Series 700
6:30 p.m.                Visions for Architecture Gala at The Hotel John Marshall

What is Architecture Exchange East?

Celebrating its 30th year, ArchEx continues to be the mid-Atlantic's largest annual educational event and expo with more than 60 educational sessions, behind-the-scenes architectural tours, engaging special events, and cutting-edge vendors.

Who Should Attend?

architects, designers, architecture school faculty and students, engineers, interior designers, landscape architects and planners

Important Dates + Information

Aug. 29, 2017 Online Registration Opens
Sept. 15, 2017 Early Bird Registration Discount Ends
Oct. 25, 2017 Online Registration Closes
Nov. 1-3, 2017 Architecture Exchange East