Events Information

AIA/CES Seminars

8:00AM – 4:30PM | 27 seminars, 7 tracks

Visit our Seminars page for the full schedule.

Opening Ceremony

8:45AM – 9:00AM | Exhibit Hall

Exhibition Opens

9:00AM | Exhibit Hall

CSI Honolulu 3rd Annual Coffee & Chat

9:15AM – 9:45AM | CSI Honolulu booth

Hosted coffee, assorted juices and pastries will be provided to all CSI members and to those who are interested in joining the organization.

Hosted Buffet Lunch – sponsored by

11:30AM – 1:00PM | Exhibit Hall

Meet up with friends and colleagues to network and share information as you enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch.

AIA Honolulu Luncheon & Keynote Speaker

12:00PM – 1:00PM | Room ?

Enjoy a hosted box lunch while hearing from keynote speaker Ed Mazria, FAIA. Open to ____ with pre-registration.

Pop-up Dessert Stations

1:30PM – 2:30PM | Exhibit Hall

Our Dessert Sponsors serve up tasty treats at their booths to satisfy your sweet tooth and boost your energy for an afternoon at Expo.

Aloha Reception & Prize Giveaways

sponsored by

4:00PM – 5:30PM | Exhibit Hall

Unwind, relax and enjoy hearty pupu, refreshments and live entertainment by Jazzy Jay at the post-Expo reception. Plus Expo’s Super Blowout Prize Extravaganza and Lottery drawings!

More Design Symposium Events

Events are free unless otherwise noted. Pre-registration requested.

November 13

AIA Northwest and Pacific Region Leadership Summit and Annual Meeting

8:00AM – 5:00PM | AIA Honolulu Center for Architecture

Open to AIA NW&PR component delegates and staff, the Summit is an opportunity to gather with colleagues and share component issues and insights. The Summit will be followed by the AIA NW&PR Annual Meeting and the election of the next Regional Director/Strategic Council Representative.

The Leadership Summit registration fee of $95 includes continental breakfast, lunch and reception. Pre-registration is required.

AIA NW&P Region Pau Hana Reception

6:00PM – 8:00PM | Liljestrand House in Honolulu

We will bring the AIA Northwest and Pacific Region Leadership Summit and Annual Meeting to a close with a pau hana held at the famed Liljestrand House in Honolulu. The reception is open to all AIA NW&P Region Delegates, AIA Honolulu and AIA Hawaii State Council Leadership and their guests. Pre-registration is required

November 15

Breakfast and Keynote Presentation

7:30AM – 9:30AM | Hawai‘i Convention Center, Room ____

Hear from a relevant keynote speaker (TBA) while enjoying a continental breakfast, courtesy of our breakfast sponsor.

“Building Voices” Workshop Series

10:00AM – 12:00PM | Hawai‘i Convention Center

Interactive workshops expand upon Expo’s educational seminars on November 14. Open to the public.

Visit http://2018DesignSymposium.com in late August for schedule.

AIA Honolulu and AIA Northwest Pacific Region Design Awards

5:00PM – 9:00PM| Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum

The AIA Honolulu’s Annual Design Awards is Hawaii’s oldest program of its type, held annually since 1958 is now celebrating 60 years! It provides an avenue for member architects to be recognized by their peers for their effort and dedication to excellence in architecture. The competition culminates in a gala awards celebration to recognize the winners and all of our distinguished entrants, attracting more than 300 members and affiliates.

Registration and pre-payment required.