CCCAP 2017 CONFERENCE Austin, TX    June 9-10, 2017

March 13, 2017

CCCAP 2017 CONFERENCE Austin, TX on June 9 to 11, 2017 to be held in Headquarters of Texas Society of Architects [TSA] on 500 Chicon Street, Austin , TX. 

Conference Overview

This event will be the fifth convening of the CCCAP since inception in 2012 but it will be a first in many ways:

·       First time that we meet separately from the AIA National Convention

·       First time that we meet for two days plus a pre-conference day of local tours and evening gathering

·       First time that we meet with our new Corporate Member, Autodesk, who will conduct a workshop

·       First time that we meet with the support of a state AIA chapter

Divided into two days of workshops and presentations, Day 1 [Friday, June 9th] will focus on collateral groups including the National Architectural Accreditation Board [NAAB], the National Council of Architectural Registration Board [NCARB], the AIA National Diversity and Inclusion Council, and the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture [ACSA.] Day 2 [June 10th] will focus on sessions on community college architectural program or CCAP issues such as Promotion, Social Media Outreach, Critical Thinking within the Design and Technical classroom, and Curriculum Development Emphasis on Sustainable Materials and Design.

Goals and Objectives of the CCCAP conference are to provide:

·       Opportunities for communication, collaboration and fellowship among CCCAP members and guests

·       Continuing Education credits for CCCAP members

·       Sharing of outreach successes, embracing the diverse classroom, developing expertise in creating transfer/articulation agreements

·       A forum of common concerns about future employability and educational strategies

A limited number of hotel accommodations have been reserved at the Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown/Convention Center.  Call 512-480-8181 direct to the Hilton. Use the Group Code CCCAP and register before May 17, 2017.

Registration includes two days of the conference with lunches and dinners,  all-you-can drink coffee and afternoon snacks plus at least 8 Learning Units and a lot of good music!  It’s Austin!  

Looking forward to seeing you in Austin!

Contact cccap2013@gmail.com for the Registration Form, Credit Card Authorization Form, and a CCCAP 2017 Conference Flyer