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2017 Conference Hotel Now Accepting Reservations

Our 2017 Conference will take place in Austin on November 9–11 at the Austin Convention Center. The headquarters hotel is the Hilton Austin. Use the link below to reserve your room: Hilton Austin Hotel 500 E. 4th Street Austin, Texas 78701 https://aws.passkey.com/go/2017AnnualConventionExpo To make a reservation by phone, call 1-800-445-8667. Mention the code “TSA” when calling to book the group rate. The rate cut-off date is October 2.      

Future Convention Dates

2018 Fort Worth: November 8–10 2019 Galveston: October 24–26 2020 Dallas: October 29–31

2016 Emerging Design + Technology: Call for Papers

Download the 2016 Call for Papers The TxA Emerging Design + Technology conference brings experimental research and exploration among academics and practitioners to a broad audience of designers, practicing architects, construction industry executives, building products manufacturers, students, and other researchers. It takes advantage of the collection of over 3,000 representatives of these fields at the Texas Society of Architects Annual Conference and Design Expo to create a forum for sharing new ideas being formulated in schools of architecture and elsewhere. Selected academics and researchers will have the opportunity to present their papers during three 90-minute sessions at the Texas Society of Architects 77th Annual Conference and…

2016 Conference

Our 77th Annual Conference and Design Expo will take place on November 3–5 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio. Set in the heart of Texas’ history, the conference program will focus on the theme of “Convergence.” Sessions and tours will explore how different cultures, geographical features, and design ideas have come together to influence the development and ongoing transformation of San Antonio, as well as other cities across the state, and how various disciplines and approaches are being combined to create meaningful impact on the built environment. More details will be available in the coming months. In the meantime, we are pleased to announce our…

2015 Honor Awards

Please join us in congratulating our 2015 Honor Award recipients. Honorees will be recognized at our 76th Annual Convention and Design Expo, which will take place on November 5–7, 2015, in Dallas. They will also be featured in the November/December 2015 issue of Texas Architect.  2015 HONOR AWARDS Medal for Lifetime Achievement in Honor of Llewellyn W. Pitts FAIA Bryce A. Weigand, FAIA, Dallas An award-winning institutional designer, an exemplary leader at all levels of the AIA, and a tireless leader in the community, Weigand has devoted his life to producing worthy buildings and strengthening the profession. His career, propelled by the belief that architecture…

2015 Conference: Frequently Asked Questions

< Back to Annual Conference Home Page   REGISTRATION / SCHEDULE How do I register for the Annual Conference? I’m a Texas AIA member. Why don’t I see member registration options when I register? Who has to create an account? I forgot my password. What do I do? I forgot my email address. What do I do? What do all the colors along the side of the schedule mean? Why does the site allow me to book multiple things in the same timeslot? I want to register for a specific tour, but it is full. What do I do? The…

2015 TxA Emerging Design + Technology: Call for Papers

The TxA Emerging Design + Technology conference brings experimental research and exploration among academics and practitioners to a broad audience of designers, practicing architects, construction industry executives, building products manufacturers, students, and other researchers. It takes advantage of the collection of over 3,000 representatives of these fields at the Texas Society of Architects Annual Conference and Design Expo to create a forum for sharing new ideas being formulated in schools of architecture and elsewhere. Selected academics and researchers will have the opportunity to present their papers at three 90-minute sessions at the Texas Society of Architects 76th Annual Conference and Design Expo, taking place November…

2014 Conference: Attendee Continuing Education Credit

Certificates and Credit Your 2014 Texas Society of Architects learning unit hours have been tabulated. You can review your Continuing Education Certificate here. Please print out the certificate for your own records. This is the most important documentation of your conference attendance. Please be aware that the AIA stopped requiring and recording all Sustainable Design credit in 2012. You can view the official announcement here. All AIA transcripts currently show a total of 0.0 SD hours. However, the Texas Board of Architectural Examiners (TBAE) still requires that at least one of the 12 necessary Health, Safety, and Welfare hours must be related to sustainable or energy-efficient design. As the…

Attention Students: Free Conference Registration Plus a $50 Visa Card

If you haven’t registered for the Texas Society of Architects 75th Annual Conference and Design Expo, you’re missing out on a fantastic deal. As an architecture student, you are qualified to receive a free registration to the conference, which is happening in Houston at the George R. Brown Conference Center on November 6–8, 2014. Plus, if you sign up to monitor three continuing education (CE) sessions during the conference, you will receive a $50 Visa card. Best of all, you will have the opportunity to hear inspiring presentations by leaders in the field, experience our exciting Design Expo featuring more…

2014 Texas Architects Honor Awards

Please join the Society and our Honor Awards Committee in congratulating our 2014 Honor Award recipients. The honorees will be recognized at our 75th Annual Convention and Design Expo, which will take place on November 6–8, 2014, in Houston. They will also be featured in the November/December 2014 issue of Texas Architect magazine. The jurors' comments on the reasons for selection are included for each recipient. 2014 HONOR AWARDS Medal for Lifetime Achievement in Honor of Llewellyn W. Pitts, FAIA John V. Nyfeler, FAIA, Austin John Nyfeler is recognized as a volunteer who plants seeds and patiently nourishes them. In over 40 years of practice, he has…