Powerful V




Conferences Los Angeles, CA September 20, 2018

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Whether you are an early career designer looking for tools that lead to a successful career, a firm partner interested in raising your office’s profile, or an established mid-career architect ready to move forward, Powerful V, the WiA AIA|LA’s conference dedicated to equity, provides support.

Since the AIA|LA established the Powerful V conference in 2015, it has seen the profile of women rise. Not just in the architecture profession, but in others. Led by the WIA AIA|LA committee, Powerful V taps into this wave. In 2018, the committee adds compelling global figures from multiple disciplines to Powerful’s dynamic programming mix of: internationally acclaimed architectural leaders, break-out sessions tailored to individual interests, informative panels, and tool kits for success.

This year’s speakers include:

Elaine Molinar, AIA – Partner, Managing Director, Snøhetta
Maria Salvador Smith – Executive Creative Director, M&C Saatchi
Trina Turk – Fashion Designer, Founder of the lifestyle brand Trina Turk
Sharon Tal Yguado – Head of Genre Original Series, Amazon Studios
+ An unconscious bias workshop with guided interactive components that transfer to real-world hiring practices (and wins)

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