AIA has created tools to provide you with intelligence that can help you evaluate trends, prepare for potential changes, and learn from experts. The newest Foresight Report (2017) is an environmental scan that uses today’s context to launch a look at the future, and the complementary member-only tools expand report’s usability.

The Foresight Report is free for AIA members to download.

The Foresight Report draws useful and applicable knowledge from a scan of the industry, including insights from leading economists, practitioners, and thought leaders from other fields. It is the single source that helps give architects—and other industry professionals—useful knowledge to help evaluate their trajectories, experiment with change, and determine their own best path forward to grow, innovate, and flourish within the new business norms.

The report includes insights on:

  • operating environment
  • business of architecture: firm strategies and market conditions
  • hindsight: strategies firms used to thrive during the recession that transformed their businesses
  • professional practice

How to get the AIA Foresight Report?

  • Download the AIA Foresight ReportFREE for AIA members
  • If you are not an AIA member, you may purchase the report from the AIA Store