The complete schedule of sessions and events is coming soon.

Online registration is scheduled to open Sept. 4, 2018.

We look forward to seeing you in Richmond!

This is the preliminary 2018 schedule.
Please note all events and times are subject to change.


9 a.m.–5 p.m.   Pre-Conference Workshops
3-5 p.m.            Firm Roundtables
5:30-7 p.m.       Welcome Reception


7:30-8:30 a.m.         Eye Opener Sessions
9 a.m.-noon            General Session and Keynote in the Ballroom
12–2:00 p.m.           Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
1–1:45 p.m.             AIA Virginia Annual Meeting
2-5 p.m.                   Afternoon Seminar Series 100
5–6:30 p.m.             CONNECTIONS Opening Reception in the Exhibit Hall
7 p.m.                       Networking Dinners

7:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.  Morning Sessions
12:15-2:15 p.m.          Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
2:15-5 p.m.                 Afternoon Sessions
6:30 p.m.                     Visions for Architecture Gala at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

What is Architecture Exchange East?

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

May 15, 2019   Call for Proposals deadline

Nov. 6-8, 2019  Architecture Exchange East