OVR Convention

2015 AIA Ohio Valley Region Convention

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October 11 - 13, 2015
Hilton Downtown
Columbus, Ohio

AIA Columbus is pleased to be the host chapter for the 2015 AIA Ohio Valley Region (OVR) Convention, including architects from AIA Kentucky, AIA Indiana, and AIA Ohio. This years convention will be held at the Columbus, Ohio Downtown Hilton Hotel. The conference, planned for October 11-13, will bring together more than 350 architects and allied professionals from around the region for three days of programs and activities. This year's theme is the End of Normal and revolves around the constant evolution of practice.

 Acquire up to 15 learning units; tours of Italian Village and new Columbus projects; exhibit hall offering nearly 50 exhibitors; interdisciplinary attendance; hundreds of architects and designers from a three state region; social events; design awards luncheon; seminar presentations by national design leaders; women in architecture exhibit; architecture faculty poster session



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Marshall Brown
is a licensed architect and urban designer in Chicago, IL. www.marshallbrownprojects.com 

Keynote Feature: Marshall Brown

Monica Ponce de Leon, AIA, a National Design Award winner, is widely recognized as a pioneer in the application of robotic technology to building fabrication. www.monicaponcedeleon.com 

Keynote Feature: Monica Ponce de Leon, AIA

Brian MacKay-Lyons, FRAIC, Hon. FAIA, from Nova Scotia, Canada, has contributed to architectural education in the region for 30 years. www.mlsarchitects.ca

Keynote Feature: Brian MacKay-Lyons, FRAIC, Hon. FAIA


Registration is now open! REGISTER HERE


Are you interested in being an exhibitor? The AIA Ohio Valley Region Convention provides great exposure and promotion opportunities! This year there will be a two hours of non-compete time set aside for exhibitors and a reception in the exhibit hall where attendees and exhibitors can interact socially. Find out more information here.

Sponsorship Brochure
If you are interested in sponsoring the OVR Convention, please email Gwen Berlekamp, CAE, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  


Check out the tentative schedule here.



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