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At a glance: Peruse the 2020 Sponsorship Opportunity Package online HERE. | Discover how to sponsor AIA|LA virtual events: (1) an AIA|LA Town Hall (2) support programming by members and for members through an AIA|LA seminar or (3)  host a “Lunch & Learn” online through the AIA|LA — scroll down the page to our virtual program opportunities.


The AIA|LA is one of the largest American Institute of Architects chapters in the country. To support its members who realize commissions in all project typologies, the AIA|LA offers  more than 150 events annually for members, design aficionados, the public, and policymakers. At the core of these activities are AIA|LA Annual Sponsors. The AIA|LA thanks these firms, companies, and vendors for supporting our members and the built environment.

Become an AIA|LA Annual Sponsor

+ Connect your firm, services, or products with the AIA|LA’s prestigious and influential programming
+ Extend your client base and reach your target audience
+ Develop relationships with AIA|LA members as well as other active and prominent stakeholders in the built environment
+ Advance goals that strengthen the built environment through AIA|LA Advocacy initiatives
+ Enjoy complimentary tickets to programs and tours

These are the benefits of AIA|LA sponsorship opportunities which place firms, companies, and growing enterprises at the center of one of the largest chapters within the American Institute of Architects.  With over 150 dynamic programs a year, sponsors have a wide array of event types, specific audiences, and sponsorship levels to choose from.

*When a business entity sponsors an event, they can write it off as a ‘business advertising/sponsorship’ expense, which is 100% tax deductible.

Review all sponsorship opportunities for AIA|LA events, awards shows, symposiums, conferences and more, click here, or scroll down.

Sponsor a (Virtual) Conference
Creativity-Conference 2020
Creativity Conference aims at exploring those fading fringes, those boundaries around disciplines that are diffusing away into each other. As we march into the unknown excitement that awaits us, we invite pioneers from the fields of art, music, movie, and fabric to take us on a journey of creativity, story-telling and stimulation.

Design for Dignity 2020
Programmed by three preeminent FAIAs committed to effective solutions to homelessness, this year's Design for Dignity is three-day virtual forum that presents alternatives that reduce homelessness during the time of COVID-19.
Encompass 2020
The AIA|LA's fourth annual conference dedicated to increasing diversity and inclusion comes at a pivotal time in our field and country.
Powerful 2020
Women in Architecture, WiA AIA|LA’s, Powerful conference (now entering its 7th iteration) has grown into an international caliber event. Don’t miss out on connecting with this inspirational event that draws sell-out crowds and acclaimed designers annually.

Purposeful 2020
Be connected to attendees of Los Angeles' preeminent conference on architecture in healthcare.
2x8, A Student Competition, Scholarship and Exhibition Program
Support next generation designers by sponsoring 2x8.
2020 AIALA Design Awards Ceremony
Sponsor the AIALA's most prestigious event and support work through the Chapter's largest fundraiser of the year.

Align Your Company with an AIA|LA Virtual Event
Dynamic Town Halls
Created in response to COVID-19 conditions, these forums provide topical information and a means of connection for AIA members. The series, free to members and the public, frequently average 80 attendees.
Lunch & Learn Seminars
Present a seminar of your own to update AIA|LA members and other professionals on new building methods or materials produced by your company.
AIA|LA Seminars
Align your company with seminars programmed by members for members through the AIA|LA Committee system or link your logo to a program generated by Staff members.

Case Studies
Connect your firm with the expertise associated with Case Study programming, an in-depth look at new or award winning projects with best-in-field practices or new advances. These insider looks are led by accomplished architects and designers. They feature best-in-class projects.
Designing for the Future
Connect your firm with the expertise associated with Design for the Future programming, an in-depth look at best-in-field practices for addressing the challenges of COVID-19 through design.

Corporate Membership
Corporate Allied Membership
Corporate Allied membership is open to firms in industries related to architecture, such as engineering, planning, landscape architecture, manufacturing and the arts. Applicants cannot be architecture firms.

Become a Sponsor Of
2°C: An AIA|LA COTE Symposium on Climate Change
In its third year, 2°C is a conference that serves as a unifying platform for the public, the architectural design community and the building industry to discuss and address the sustainability issues challenging our society today.
2x8 Student Project Exhibition & Scholarship Program
In 2018, 2x8 program sponsors awarded $13K in scholarships, to students from East LA College, USC School of Architecture, CA College of the Arts, Woodbury, UCLA, Cal Poly Pomona, and Otis College of Art & Design.

Website & Email Advertising
Place your banner ad on the pages of this website or reach thousands in the AIA|LA’s newsletter and dedicated topic email blast.
Calendar & Newsletter Spots
Make members, built environment enthusiasts and other AIA followers aware of your event.