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Small Firm Committee Info Session and Panel Discussion - Webinar

  • Date

    Tuesday, May 4 2021

  • Time

    4:00pm-5:30pm

  • Location

    Virtual

Are you interested in learning about and discussing issues that affect Small Firms in the DC region? Join us for a presentation by our National AIA Small Firm Exchange (SFx) Chair, Matthew Clapper, and our Mid-Atlantic Regional SFx representative, Janet Bloomberg. Afterwards, AIA DC Board members, Ron Schneck and Will Teass (AIA DC Board Secretary), will join Janet to discuss the formation of a new AIA DC SFx Committee, outlining the chapter’s continued support of small firms. Smaller panel discussions will follow the presentations, including issues such as pandemic and post-pandemic impacts on small firm operations, engagement with the national AIA SFx network, and how to join the new SFx DC committee.

Presented by:

Ron Schneck, AIA

Will Teass, AIA

Janet Bloomberg, FAIA


Learning Objectives:

  • Become acquainted with the SFx and it primary functions.
  • Learn more about small firm statistics in the U.S. and the impact that small firms have on the industry.
  • Learn about how the SFx is transitioning to a state based model and the ways in which this will open up more opportunities for involvement and diversity.
  • Learn about special projects and resources that the SFx has recently created or is currently working on creating, in collaboration with other AIA groups.