Thursday, October 26, 2017

Join us in welcoming Dan Pitera, FAIA for the November AIA Continuing Education Series: 

The Whitney M. Young Jr. Award honors an architect or architectural organization that embodies social responsibility, actively addressing a relevant issue, such as affordable housing, inclusiveness, or universal access, and is named to honor civil rights leader, Whitney M. Young, Jr, former head of the National Urban League.
Tickets: $10 for a single program for associate members (at the door)

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Reminder to Register! The Business of Architecture: Legacy of Leadership - Thursday 9/28/17

Come join YAF and FAIA members to diversify your definition of leadership and discover new avenues to developing leadership skills. We hope your exposure to leaders in the industry ignite your commitment to a lifetime of leadership. 

We are pleased to welcome Barry Greenberg, AIA and Mayor of Maplewood to open our discussion.  Kevin Flynn, FAIA will be introducing the "Living Your Life as a Leader" guide which helps you create your personal leadership plan.  We also welcome the most recent inductees to the AIA College of Fellows John Burse and Karl Grice who demonstrate the hard work and passion needed for becoming a great leader.  

This event will be $10 registration fee which will include a copy of the "Living Your Life as a Leader" booklet.  Register online at .  Registration is limited to 40 people.  Event sponsored by St. Louis Lighting Group. 

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Emerging Professional Friendly Firm Award

To any firms out there looking for some recognition for their Emerging Professionals Program, apply today for the 2017 EP Friendly Firm Award for the Midwest. Click the link below to learn more. Applications are due by 5PM CDT September 21st.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

A Day of AIA CEU/LU at St. Louis Lighting Group

Need those last minute Continuing Education credits before the end of the year?  Join St. Louis Lighting Group and their 4th annual Back to School event.  Come for one presentation or all six on Wednesday September 20th.

Located at 7414 Manchester Road, St. Louis 63143

If interested reply to Sharon Quinn at:

The Schedule is as follows:

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM:  (AIA, LU, IDCEC, IWBI, NCQLP, USGBC) 
Topic: Custom Architectural Lightng Solutons – “Dare to Dream” 
Presenter: Ron Schimmelpfenning, V.P. of Custom Architectural Lightng Solutons, Acuity Brands 

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM: (AIA, LU, HSW, ALA, IWBI, NCQLP, USGBC) 
Topic: 5 Ways LED is Transforming America’s Downtowns 
Presenter: Anita Mujumdar, Director of Downlightng Specifcatons, Acuity Brands 

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM: (AIA, LU, HSW, ALA, IWBI, NCQLP, USGBC, IDCEC) 
Topic: Human Centric Lightng – “The Next Wave in the LED Revoluton” 
Presenter: Maggie Dorrell, Director Specifcaton Solutons Sales, Acuity Brands Lightng 

Lunch Break: 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM 

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM (AIA, LU, HSW, IWBI, NCQLP, USGBC) 
Topic: Lightng for Pupils – “Tuning” the Classroom for Success 
Presenter: Trish Foster, Director, Educaton Vertcal Market Development, Acuity Brands Lightng 

Topic: Exterior Lightng Equivalency & Design Consideratons 
Presenter: Eric Gibson, Director Outdoor Product Market, Acuity Brands Lightng 

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM (AIA, LU, HSW, ALA, IWBI, NCQLP, USGBC) 
Topic: Lightng Design & Controls – “Connectng for the Internet of Things Building” 
Presenter: John McBride, Director of Total Solutions, Acuity Brands Lighting 

Friday, September 8, 2017

YAFSTL + RVSTL - Construction Tour of Verve Design Studio

Join YAFSTL & Revitalize for a tour of the newly rehabbed Verve Design Studio on Wednesday, September 20th in Soulard! RSVPs required, reserve your spot today!