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Online Registration is Now Closed

Please Come to the Registration Desk tomorrow morning to sign-up

Get inspired

Browse the exhibit hall with over 150 booths featuring new products and services. Connect with members of the profession to take your project to the next level. 

5 Keynote Speakers

Gain inspiration from keynote speakers from across the US as share information about

their work,

their practice,

firm culture, and more.

23 workshops

Choose from

23 workshop options over 2 days of events

to meet all your professional development needs.

Obtain HSW LUs and GBCI credits.


 Reconnect with old and new contacts to strength your network.  Attendees include Architects,  Engineers,
Interior Designers,  Landscape Architects,  Facility Managers, Planners, ISU Students & Faculty
And more!

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Join Us in Des Moines 

Iowa Events Center
833 5th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309



Attendee Registration
Registration for convention attendees is open, click on the link above.

Convention Hotel
Hilton Des Moines Downtown
Room Block: American Institute of Architects, Iowa Chapter
435 Park St., Des Moines, IA 50309 (515) 241-1456

Our Room Block is Currently Full. Reservations can still be made, but will be subject to standard rates.

(Onsite parking at the Hilton is available east of the hotel and is $22.00+ tax per night OR the closest Des Moines Parking Garage on the corner or 5th and Keo [525 5th Ave.] is one block away and connected via skywalk at the cost of $10 per night and $1 per hour.)

Visitor's Guide
Looking for some recommendations on what to see and where to eat while you're in Des Moines? Our Attendee Experience Committee has put together a comprehensive list of the top places to experience during your time in the capitol!

Exhibit Booth Reservations
We like to invite you to join us for a unique opportunity to meet and network with over 600 architects, students, faculty, and members of the profession. Check out this year's floor plan and make a plan to reserve your space. Exhibit booth reservations are NOW OPEN to AIA Iowa Allied Members and open to the public on May 19th. You can read through all the details of the show by browsing our exhibitor information packet here.

Sponsorship Opportunities
Each year over 1,000 architects, associates, and others related to the architecture and design community across Iowa and the Midwest come together and this is your opportunity to showcase your company. We have a sponsorship to fit every budget! Check out the list of opportunities here.

Workshop Proposals
Workshop Proposals are closed for the 2023 event. If you would like to present at the 2024 Annual Convention taking place on September 23-24 contact Colette Sheaff.


(Join Our Growing List!)

  • Andersen Windows, Inc. - Expo Lounge Sponsor

  • ATG USA - Cocktail Party

  • Cambria - Thursday Afternoon Break

  • Commercial New Construction Program - Thursday Lunch Keynote Speaker

  • Hansen Company, Inc. - Emerging Professionals Breakfast

  • Holmes Murphy & Associates - Thursday Afternoon Break

  • IMEG Corp. - Thursday Afternoon Break

  • Iowa State University Dept. of Architecture - Keynote Speaker

  • Johns Manville - Cocktail Party

  • Johnson Machine Works, Inc. - Cocktail Party

  • King's Material Inc. & Midland Concrete Products - Expo Lounge

  • KPFF Engineering - Cocktail Party

  • Latitude Signage + Design - Cocktail Party

  • Masonry Institute of Iowa - Masonry Institute Awards

  • McGough Construction - Cocktail Party

  • MODUS Engineering - Convention Program

  • Neumann Brothers, Inc. - Awards Ceremony

  • Olson Larsen Galleries - Expo Lounge Sponsor

  • Pella - Pella AXP Sponsorship

  • Raker Rhodes Engineering - Convention Program

  • RCS Millwork - Registration Desk

  • Turner Construction Company - Friday Morning Break

  • Virginia Tile - Hospitality

  • West Plains Engineering - Friday Lunch

Questions? Contact Us


AIA Iowa
Iowa Center for Architecture

400 Locust St., Ste. 100

Des Moines, IA 50309



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Opening Hours

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8:00 am – 4:30 pm

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