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AIA Philadelphia Third Annual Housing Forum

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Name: AIA Philadelphia Third Annual Housing Forum
Date: November 7, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM EST
Event Description:

AIA Philadelphia Housing Committee and the Historic Preservation Committee present:

Contemporary Living in a Historic Environment
Challenges and Opportunities Facing Housing in Philadelphia

Please plan to join the AIA Housing Committee, along with the AIA's Historic Preservation Committee, for the Third Annual Housing Forum, Contemporary Living in a Historic Environment: Challenges and Opportunities Facing Housing in Philadelphia. This forum will investigate the challenges and opportunities of rehabilitation and adaptive reuse of historic properties to residential use.

Paul Steinke, Executive Director of the Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia, will moderate our discussion. Joining Paul will be:

  • David Waxman, Developer, MMPartners, LLC
  • Robert Thomas, Architect, Campbell Thomas & Co.
  • Brad Copeland, Executive Director, Mt. Airy USA

Topics to be covered include:

  • Rehabilitation of Abandoned Structures
  • Steps to Transformation
  • Historic Tax Credits & Facade Easements
  • Aging Envelopes
  • Vision for the Future

The event will be followed by a reception and continued discussion.

AIA members will receive 1.5 AIA CES LUs (HSW) Continuing Education Credits.

Evening Schedule (Tuesday, November 7)

5:30-6:00 pm  Registration & Light Refreshments
6:00-7:30 pm  Presentations & Panel Discussion
7:30-8:30 pm  Reception

Please register HERE

Center for Architecture and Design
1218 Arch Street
PhiladelphiaPA 19107
Date/Time Information:
Tuesday, November 7, 5:30 pm
This is an AIA event. The BIA is promoting it for AIA as a topic of interest and relevance to our members. Unless you are also a member of AIA, BIA members are not entitled to discounted tickets and BIA Annual Sponsors are not entitled to complimentary tickets.

Housing Forum is $15 for Non-Members
$10 for AIA Members
$5 for Students with a Student ID
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