Public Interest Design Institute coming to DC


Washington, DC, March 24th & 25th, 2017

American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Office
1735 New York Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20006-5292 MAP

Updated List of Speakers!

Presented by Design Corps, the SEED Network, AIA National, and the M.S. in Sustainable Design Program at The CUA. Participants will learn skills and methods to engage in community-based design through professional fee-based projects. Successful participants will earn 11.5 CEUs (AIA) or PDHs (ASLA) and certification as a SEED Professional.

Register here.


Architects, Urbanists, Designers Meet to March


Architects, Designers, Urbanists, Community Organizers, Housing Advocates, and everyone else working to make the built environment safer and more equitable for all citizens, join us!

We will add our voices to the Women’s March on Washington. We stand together in solidarity with our partners and children for the protection of our rights, our safety, our health, and our families, recognizing that our vibrant and diverse communities are the strength of our country.

Saturday, 1/21
9:00 am
National Building Museum West Lawn (the building will be closed)
5th St NW between F and G
Metro: Judiciary Square

We will walk as a group 3/4 of a mile to the Women’s March meeting point at Independence Avenue and Third Street SW. Group will depart at 9:30 am.

More details HERE.

Social Impact Design Celebration

OADC has partnered with Inscape Publico for their 2nd annual Social Impact Design Celebration! OADC members will receive $5 off of tickets using “OADC” promo-code. EVENT TICKETS HERE.


Tickets include hors d’oeuvres, an open bar, live music, unique silent auction items, and a chance to meet and view the work of leaders and award winners in Social Impact Design!

This is the social event for all of those supporting social impact design in the architecture, design, development, and construction fields in the DC area. If you are unable to attend, please consider purchasing a raffle ticket for a new Handsome Devil Bicycle valued at $1,200. RAFFLE TICKETS HERE. All proceeds will support the mission of Inscape Publico.