Architecture & Design Homecoming: Welcome Party and Alumni Awards; 12K Day Design Forum
KU Architecture & Design Homecoming: Welcome Party and Alumni Awards; 12K Day Design Forum
All events are FREE. Please RSVP below.
AIA members will recieve 6 CEU credits for attending the Forum. Sign-up will take place during check-in on the 25th.
Schedule of Events
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Welcome Party & Distinguished Alumni Awards presentation
5:30pm – 8:30pm | Crystal Ballroom, The Eldridge Hotel
Join us for a welcome party, keynote address by 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient, David Hill, and presentation of the 2019 Alumni Awards! Network, enjoy light appetizers and a cash bar.
Friday, October 25, 2019
12K Day Design Forum
9:30am – 12:30pm | The Forum at Marvin Hall
Eight fast-paced presentations by a multidisciplinary group of KU alumni design leaders punctuated by faculty instigated discussions on the ways educational institutions and the design professions work together to drive innovation. 6 AIA CEU Credits will be applied to AIA members who attend.
Presenters include: David Altis, VMLY&R; Amber Goodvin, Hallmark; Stephen Hopkins, Shield Healthcare and Sport; Dana Karwas, Yale Center for Collaborative Arts and Media; Brandon Kent, Gould Evans; Shaun Lang, Ayzenberg Group; Tony Marin, VMLY&R; Douglas Pancoast, Robert Bosch LLC.
Exhibitions and further programming
1:30 – 5:00 pm | Marvin and Chalmers Halls
Stop by a food truck out back and grab some lunch before checking out all of the ArcD Showcase activities!
- Student Organization Fair
- Technology and Technique Demonstrations
- Student and Faculty Work Exhibition
- Student Leadership Panel
- Headshot Studio
- Faculty Research Gallery Talks
- Open Studio Tours
Final Friday Networking Happy Hour
5:30 – 7:30 pm | Location: TBA
For updates and information regarding other Homecoming events, please check the event webiste.
Please register, as space is limited.