Conference Details

A’23 MN Conference on Architecture will be November 13-15, 2023, at the Minneapolis Renaissance Depot Hotel. Registration is now open. Discounted registration is available until 11:59 p.m. on October 13, 2023. After that date registration fees will increase.

Speaker Registration

Speakers are not required to register for the program(s) in which you are presenting, but if you choose to attend other programs you are entitled to receive a 50% discount. When you register online, you may use code MNSPEAKS during checkout to activate the speaker discount.

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Hotel Accommodations

AIA Minnesota has negotiated a discounted nightly rate of $199 (plus taxes and fees) for hotel rooms during the conference. Reserve your room ยป

Helpful Links

Download the conference title slide (PDF)
Map of Minneapolis Renaissance Depot meeting space
A’23 MN Conference Registration Booklet (PDF)
Top Ten Tips for making presentations

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the audio-visual amenities in the program rooms?
Program rooms are appointed with a high-powered projector and projection screen, a speaker’s table and podium with wired microphones. Speakers should plan to use their own laptop devices for running slides. For programs with multiple speakers, all slides should be combined into a single file and run from a single laptop.

If you have special AV needs, please contact the appropriate AIA Minnesota staff person to discuss further.

Is there WIFI in the program rooms?
Yes. Wireless internet service is accessible in programs room and throughout the hotel meeting spaces.

Can I use online polling in my session?
Yes. WIFI in all program rooms should allow for the use of online polls. Be sure to provide instructions or a QR code to attendees so they are able to access and participate in polls.

AIA Minnesota Staff

Contact any of the individuals below with questions about the conference or speaker-related concerns.

Deanna Christiansen, Director of Continuing Education
(612) 767-1745