The Emerging Professionals Committee organizes regular events throughout the year, including a seminar at the annual AIA Minnesota Conference on Architecture, as well as an outreach event for architecture students each year.

Annual Events

Licensure Luau
Each December the Emerging Professionals Committee hosts a special Draughting Club to celebrate and recognize the past year’s newly licensed architects.

Wednesday Night Draughting Club
On the second Wednesday of each month, young professionals meet for informal networking, sketching, and conversation at a different restaurant or brewery around the Twin Cities, offering the opportunity to expand your professional network and meet others in the profession.

Student Outreach Event
The Emerging Professionals Committee gathers a panel of young professionals to speak with architecture students about topics related to the transition from school to practice.

Past Events and Programs

Peeking Behind the Curtain: A Look Behind the Scenes at the Workings of Architecture Firms (November 10, 2016)
Professional Perspectives (September 20, 2016)
Effective Communication for Young Professionals (June 22, 2016)
Illuminating the Path to Leadership for Emerging Professionals (November 12, 2015)
Professional Perspectives (September 16, 2015)
Pathfinders: Taking Charge & Navigating Your Career (November 12, 2014)
Summer EPC Retreat (August 22, 2014

Photo Gallery

Browse photos from recent events hosted by the Emerging Professionals Committee. Click on an image to enlarge it.