SCHEDULE
 
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Blue text indicates CE Sessions
Purple text indicates Tours
Pink text indicates Special Events or Paid Workshops

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2017
 
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
950 TOUR – Clarksville Renovations
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
983 TOUR – Austin Community College Highland Campus, Phase I
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
973 EARLY BIRD WORKSHOP – 2018 IBC Significant Changes
432 EARLY BIRD WORKSHOP – Water Use Efficiency in High-Performance Buildings
991 TOUR – UT Dell Medical School
971 EARLY BIRD WORKSHOP – Urban Sketching Seminar
970 EARLY BIRD WORKSHOP – Adaptive Re-use: Beyond Historic Tax Credits
941 TOUR – Mueller Airport Redevelopment
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
450 TxA Annual Business Session
 
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
974 TOUR – Riverboat Architectural Homes Tour
 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
1004 TAF Board Meeting
 
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
986 TOUR – Sacred Precincts in the 21st Century
 
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
980 TOUR – Award-Winning Lakefront Estate
956 TOUR – South Congress Hotel
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
930 TOUR – St. Stephen's Episcopal School Campus & Buildings
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
419 Boardwalk on Lady Bird Lake
321 Fair Fight: Restoring Resource Equity in Architecture and the Arts
330 The Cities of Tomorrow: Why Transportation Matters in Texas
424 TxA Emerging Design + Technology: Session 1
180 Persuasive Architecture
254 Saving Downtown, TX
274 The Value of Architectural Research: Emerging Programs in San Antonio
286 Green Building Springs from Brownfield with Affordable Net Zero Homes
288 Designing for Women: Understanding the Role of Gender in Architecture
298 The DFW Branch Waters Network: Nature Informs New Urban Models
 
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
247 Rethinking Highland: An Academic Springboard to Develop an Urban District
248 News From the Texas Board of Architectural Examiners
259 Sensory Considerations in Design and Architecture
260 Inspiring Young Minds: Raising the Bar on Child Care Design
347 The Big Buzz on Tall Wood
217 Small Green BIM
233 Restoring, Repurposing, and Redesigning America's Abandoned Historic Timber-Frame Buildings
425 TxA Emerging Design + Technology: Session 2
335 Covert Landscapes
323 Mission Accomplished: Transformational Solutions Behind Austin's New Academic Medical Center
420 ASTM Specifications for Brick, CMU, and Mortar
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
951 TOUR – Balcones House
969 TOUR – Sustaining Austin's Live Music Culture: An Architectural Response to the Challenges Facing the Red River Cultural District
988 TOUR – TechSpace, Co-Working
 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
1008 Expo Materials Tour: Solid + Void
 
3:30 PM - 7:00 PM
997 Design Expo Opening & Convention Welcome Party
 
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
455 MEET-UP: Small Firms Roundtable
 
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
460 MEET-UP: Promoting Health and Well-Being Through Design
 
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
435 Expo CE Session – Metal Walls and Roofs from A(luminum) to Z(inc)
 
4:40 PM - 6:40 PM
984 TOUR – Skyspace: The Color Inside (Sunset) – A Self-Guided Tour
 
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
463 MEET-UP: Organizing a Successful Homes Tour
 
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
464 MEET-UP: Custom Residential Architects Network (CRAN) Chapters
 
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
1005 Alumni Receptions
 
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
1006 Powered by PechaKucha

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2017
 
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
978 TOUR – Downtown Austin Running
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
438 FIRST KEYNOTE SESSION: Hip Hop Architecture – Michael Ford, Assoc. AIA
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
1010 Networking Coffee Break
 
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
430 SECOND KEYNOTE SESSION: Mack Scogin Merrill Elam Architects
 
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
476 MEET-UP: Disaster Recovery Efforts
 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
1002 Acme Brick Brunch With Exhibitors
 
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1000 Design Expo Open
 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
433 Fellows Luncheon
 
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
473 MEET-UP: Bridging the Gap – The TxA Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Taskforce
 
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
470 MEET-UP: Emerging Leaders Meet and Greet
 
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
461 MEET-UP: Sharing Ideas About Educational Outreach Programs
 
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
478 What Architects Need to Know About the 5 Types of Flooding
436 Expo CE Session – Metal in the Building Envelope: A Panel Discussion
437 Hot Water Systems in High-Performance Buildings
963 TOUR – Socially Responsible Projects
977 TOUR – U.S. Courthouse
417 A Bridge to Profitability
319 Breaking Down Walls: Diversity and Inclusion in Architecture Practice
309 The Architect's Home (Volume III)
269 What I Learned From Women in Architecture
272 LEAPing to the Next Level: Going from Small to Growth
301 Urban Commons: Living Low. Aiming High.
324 Historic Tax Credit Face-Off
426 TxA Emerging Design + Technology: Session 3
179 Glass: Building the Ephemeral
223 Can Architects Learn to be More Creative?
236 Data-Driven Building Design: Quantifying Thermal Comfort, Durability, and Energy-Efficiency
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
979 TOUR – Saint Edward's University
 
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
462 MEET-UP: Public Interest Design/Social Impact Design/Community-Driven Design
471 MEET-UP: 179D Tax Deduction: Challenges, Opportunities, and Benefits
1003 Expo Networking Break
 
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
454 MEET-UP: A Discussion on the State of Women in Architecture and the Role of Workplace Mentorship
 
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
364 Ceramic Glazed Brick and Structural Tile: A Technical Overview
219 Addressing Design Through Age Simulation
242 Building Science Hot Topics
421 Design Awards Panel 1
209 Crash Course: Financial Feasibility for Schematic Design
226 From 3D to 2D and Back Again
265 Field Guide to Micro Units
182 From Forest to Frame: Innovations in Wood Architecture
328 Targeting Energy and Water: Innovations in Laboratory Building Design at UT Dallas and Austin
333 Practice Evolution: Architect-Led Design-Build
1012 Expo Materials Tour: Innovative Architectural Enclosures
431 Expo CE Session – Texas Limestone: Uses and Limitations
312 Landscape: The Architectural Threshold
273 You've Got 5 Minutes, Kid: Student Edition
945 TOUR – The Independent
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
949 TOUR – The Architect's Home (Volume III)
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
946 TOUR – Seaholm Power Plant Redevelopment District
 
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
465 MEET-UP: Latinos in Architecture – National "Perspectivas" Exhibition
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
1015 Expo Materials Tour: New Dimensions in Texture
 
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
1009 New Architect Convocation
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
397 Contemporary Railing Systems
338 Community-Engaged Design: Tools for Success and Lessons Learned
342 Oh the Stories They Can Tell: Brand, Identity, & Design in Tandem
422 Design Awards Panel 2
329 Less is a Chore
215 How Acoustics Affect the Human Experience in Your Design
258 Identification of Historic Cultural Resources
221 Living Wall
222 Design Conference 2017: Discussions on the Theme of "Clarity"
244 Cultivating the Next Generation of Women Architects
287 NCARB & You: AXP, ARE, & Certification
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
994 Emerging Professionals Party
 
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
992 Form[al] Over Function

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2017
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
441 THIRD KEYNOTE SESSION: "RE-evolve" – Joshua Prince-Ramus
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
1011 Networking Coffee Break
 
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
445 FOURTH KEYNOTE SESSION: Resiliency Panel
 
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
1013 Food Truck Dining
 
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
390 Government Affairs Steering Committee Update: The 85th Texas Legislature and Beyond
418 The Menil Drawing Institute
280 Maker Culture and the Design Profession
281 Reconnect Austin: Creating Great Urban Space from a Highway Rebuild
214 Peek Behind the Fellowship Curtain
349 Filling the Gaps: Missing Middle & the Future of Cities
350 Emerging Leaders Grassroots: Opening Archi-Talks and Luncheon
327 Designing and Building for a Healthy Indoor Environment
186 Your Path to Win/Win
 
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
434 Awards Luncheon
 
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
958 TOUR – AISD Performing Arts Center
 
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
975 TOUR – Riverboat Architectural Homes Tour
947 TOUR – East Austin Fabricators & Artisans
 
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
393 It’s the End of the World (of Architecture) as We Know It … and We Feel Fine
989 TOUR – Community First! Village Microhomes
392 High-Speed Rail in Texas
218 Rock Out to Texas Accessibility Standards
351 Emerging Leaders Grassroots: Roundtable Break-Out Sessions
271 A Case Study: Optimizing the Building Envelope with a BIM-Based Framework
262 The Threshold Between Danger & Prosperity: Architects & the Law 2017
263 The Architect's "Means and Methods" for Better Construction Drawings
283 The U.S.-Mexico Border: Planning and Design in a Transnational Threshold
291 Failure
303 Integrated Project Delivery: Boost Productivity, Save Money, and Avoid Litigation
 
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
304 Parking Spot to Pocket Patio: The Threshold to Pedestrian Priority
387 Livestock to Tourists: Adaptive Reuse of the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards
295 Rammed Earth in Rural Texas
307 Recent Experiences with Public-Private Partnerships in Central Texas
353 Emerging Leaders Grassroots: Conversations with Architects
230 Trinity University: Preserving Campus Character and the O’Neil Ford Legacy
210 Green Infrastructure + Financial Feasibility: Austin's South Central Waterfront Plan
188 ADA 500 2010: Meeting Accessibility Standards
396 Designing for the Future: Improving Concrete Performance and Sustainability
 
3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
948 TOUR – Circuit Of The Americas: Formula 1 Track
954 TOUR – East Side Craft Breweries Biking Tour
 
4:15 PM - 6:00 PM
443 Emerging Leaders Grassroots: Kasita Project Tour & Talk

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2017
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
446 **SOLD OUT** Sandra Dennehy Sporting Clay – Team Registration
447 **SOLD OUT** Sandra Dennehy Sporting Clay – Individual Registration
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