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AIA WLS 2015 - Seattle, WA
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AIA WLS 2015 - Seattle, WA

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The 2015 Women’s Leadership Summit is a 2-day conference for women in positions of leadership. The Summit will focus on supporting women in leadership by providing a forum to recognize, inform, and champion the work being created by women in architecture.

The Summit is part of an ongoing national conversation for women in architecture. Goals include: raising the profile of women principals and leaders in the profession; sharing and promoting the design work of women; exploring new paths to leadership; learning from each other regarding issues and challenges.

Past summit themes:

  • 2009 - Chicago, IL:  stories of the paths of leaders in our profession
  • 2010 - New York, NY:  cultivating the next generation of leaders
  • 2011 - Kansas City, MO:  suggestions for our own paths within and toward leadership
  • 2013 - Phoenix, AZ:  ideas redefining leadership toward greatest impact

Please visit the AIAWLS Seattle website for information on the upcoming 2015 Women’s Leadership Summit in Seattle,WA such as agenda,toursspeakerstravel and hotel information.

Rosa Sheng of Equity by Design will be presenting key findings of the 2014 Equity in Architecture Survey in a panel with Justine Clark of Parlour: Women, Equity, Architecture of Australia, Carol Wedge of Shepley Bulfinch, and Miguel del Rio of AIA National Diversity Council. 


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WE310 Equity by Design Hackathon & Happy Hour: AIA Convention 2015 Atlanta
1:00 PM13:00

WE310 Equity by Design Hackathon & Happy Hour: AIA Convention 2015 Atlanta

WE310 Equity by Design: Knowledge, Discussion, Action! 

Inspired by the sold-out October 18th Symposium in San Francisco, this workshop will feature the most popular break-out topics from each knowledge area: Hiring and retention, growth and development, meaning and influence. This energizing half-day workshop will begin by reviewing the findings from the 2014 Equity in Architecture Survey.  What is a Hackathon? You'll use design thinking skills in a rapid prototyping format and competition setting with an elevator pitch to present your initiative for best practices relating to talent recruitment, work/life flexibility, career advancement and transparency, mentorship, negotiation and more. 

Happy Hour at Studio No. 7 - 5/13 @ 5:30-7:30

Location: Studio No. 7 at 393 Marietta Street N.W. Atlanta, GA 30313

Following the WE310 EQxD Workshop, participants will be invited to a complimentary Happy Hour  (5:30pm-7:30pm) at Studio No. 7 for Jury deliberations and Awards. If you can't make the workshop, we will have registration and minor fee to attend Happy Hour event so that you can catch up on the highlights of the Hackathon! Proceeds beyond costs of the event go to funding the 2016 Equity in Architecture Survey.

Happy Hour registration includes networking, a recap of the EQxD Hackathon, Jury results and award announcements accompanied by an assortment of wines and appetizers inspired by Latin American and Asian cuisine that is seasonal and prepared with craft and care. 






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February Monthly Meeting @ AIASF 130 Sutter Street
12:30 PM12:30

February Monthly Meeting @ AIASF 130 Sutter Street

Come plug in to our 2015 initiatives!

Equity if for Everyone :  New? Bring a Friend? Men? Returnees? We welcome ALL to the take Action for Equity.

Agenda at a Glance: 

Download Agenda HERE!

Equity by Design 2015 Initiatives

Initiative Report‐Outs (Goals, Format, Next Steps and Team Members)    

  • INSPIRE % ‐ Social Media and Gallery Exhibit
  • EQxD U – Learning Modules, Topics and Schedule
  • EQxD Alliance – Network and 5030 Challenge
  • EQxD Research – Report of Findings and Future Survey Content

EQxD U Workshop 1 of 4: (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction (3/12/15) 6pm-8:30pm  

Planning Session/Review Agenda/Confirm Coordinators/Volunteers 

  • Format: Survey Findings, Panel Discussion, Gamestorm and Discussion 
  • Sarah Estephan – Survey Findings, Symposium Highlights
  • Panelists – Introduce unique attributes of firms they represent
  • Group Break‐Outs – Discuss and prioritize 3 questions for panelists
  • Briefings by Group                       
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12:30 PM12:30

TM32PP January Monthly Meeting - at AIASF

Come join us on January 22, 2015

AIASF - 130 Sutter Street 

We will send sign ups for the 2015 initiatives later this week. For those that couldn't attend the December meeting, we will have a recap of the initiatives, calendar update and small group break outs to kick off the workgroups.

If you are new to TM32PP, please join us! We need lots of participation to keep this movement going!

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