Join us this summer as our Architecture on Tap series enters into its second decade!

This July installment of Architecture on Tap dives into the issue of potentially losing another generation of minority architects through this recession, and explores actions that we can collectively take to attract and retain minority architects. This panel will also address the recent protests against racial injustice, and what actions we can take to create a more equitable profession.

Panelists include:
Gianna Pigford, AIA | Program Manager, Senior Associate, Stantec | Immediate Past-President, DFW NOMA
Halima K. McWilliams | Director of People Operations & Culture, Corgan
Mattia J. Flabiano III, AIA, ACHA | Senior Principal, Board Member, Page | President-Elect, AD EX
Maurice Thames, AIA | Senior Project Manager, KAI | President, DFW NOMA 

Moderators: Alexander Quintanilla, AIA & Shahad Sadeq, Assoc. AIA of the AIA Dallas EDI Taskforce

Date: July 20, 2020
Time: 6:00pm
Venue: In observance of the latest executive order from State Governor, all bars in Texas are currently closed to ensure public safety. This event is now virtual only.

1.0 LU requested

To stay true to the "On Tap" experience, ticket for this event includes a 750mL bottle of our brewing partner's newest seasonal beer, the 19 Block Bock. This Old-World, German-style Bock pays homage to the impressive 19 contiguous blocks of the Dallas Arts District, the largest arts district in the nation.

Event Gift Kit Pick-Up Details for all attendees:
*Student tickets do not include event gift kit
Thursday 7/16 - Friday 7/17 2:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday 7/18 - Sunday 7/19 noon - 7:00 p.m.
Monday, 7/20 noon - 6:00 p.m.

Pegasus City Brewery Design District
2222 Vantage Street
Dallas, TX 75207


About the Architecture on Tap series:

Due to popular demand, we are expanding this ever-growing, member favorite happy hour panel series from three to four sessions. The Historic Resources Committee, EDI Task Force, Young Professionals Network, and the Communities by Design Committee will each champion a session to explore topics of interest. 

Save the dates for the next two installments:

  • Monday, August 17th - organized by Young Professionals Network
  • Monday, September 21st - organized by Communities by Design Committee