If you’re like us, you’re always on the hunt for interesting, local networking events that bring together architects and developers. We found an abundance of real estate networking events the next few months for development, construction, and architecture in and around our favorite places: Seattle, Washington DC, and Austin!
We hope to see you there!
Where: Perkins + Will | 1301 5th Avenue #2300
When: June 14 5:30 pm – 7 pm
The AIA Seattle Happy Hour Series is a monthly gathering presented by the Young Architects Forum and Women in Design committees to encourage connections within the Seattle design community. This year’s happy hours explore the social, environmental, and cultural responsibilities of design.
Where: Black Dot Seattle | 1437 S Jackson St
When: June 14 5pm – 7pm
This historic event comes 20 years after the initial community push to establish specific design guidelines for this historic district of Seattle. The year 2018, also marks the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Fair Housing Act which significantly contributed to the Central Area.
Where: NW 39th St and Leary Way to Gasworks Park
When: June 16 Start time 1 pm
Celebrate the longest day of the year with the Fremont Arts Council’s most spectacular event. Join more than 60 community-based ensembles parading down the streets of Fremont with giant puppets, stilt walkers, floats, dancers, cyclists and musicians in this kaleidoscope of joyous human expression. Then, the parade ends with the Fremont Solstice Celebration at Gas Works Park, where people celebrate with local and national street bands, food trucks, beer garden, and more art!
Where: Google-Kirkland | 747 6th St S, Kirkland, WA 98033
When: July 11 6 pm – 7pm
Join Solar Washington and representatives from Google for a 1-1.5 hour solar and energy efficiency tour of their facility in Kirkland. The free tour can accommodate up to 25 people. Attendees must RSVP for this event. First come, first serve.
Where: Deforest Architects | 1148 NW Leary Way
When: July 12 5:30 pm – 7 pm
The AIA Seattle Happy Hour Series is a monthly gathering presented by the Young Architects Forum and Women in Design committees to encourage connections within the Seattle design community. This year’s happy hours will explore the social, environmental, and cultural responsibilities of design.
Where: Shoreline Community College | 16101 Greenwood Ave N, Shoreline WA, 98133
When: July 28 10 am – 5 pm
Tour tiny houses, see the latest in electric transportation, test ride an electric bike, check out the solar art gallery, join the Barter Fair, and participate in meaningful discussions in the Conversation Café.
When: August 2 7:30 am – 10:30 am
During a morning breakfast filled with information and executive Q&As, participants will hear from local experts in real estate. Speakers will be announced soon.
Where: Denny Way & Westlake Ave N.
When: August 10 12 pm – 11 pm
This year’s South Lake Union Block Party is shaping to be the best yet. We’ll be visiting our friends at Hewitt, who are sponsoring the event – so come by and say hello.
Where: Next 50 Seattle Center
When: August 16 5 pm – 9 pm
This is an industry manufacturing showcase during an evening of art, entertainment, local food and drinks, new products from industry vendors, and more. Come SPARK a new connection.
Where: Crosswinds at Annapolis Towne Center | 1903 Towne Centre Boulevard
When: June 19 9 am – 11 am
Get out of your car and into the reality of alternative transportation. Join USGBC as it explores some of the alternative transportation options around Maryland. Speakers will examine developments in many forms of local transportation, and how maximizing the use of alternative transportation options can reduce pollution and land development impacts from automobile use in the area.
Where: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel | 999 9th St NW
When: June 6 7:30 am 10:30 am
Join Bisnow for an engaging dialogue with top legal sector and non-profit leaders, architects, and developers. The discussions will focus on the demands, drivers, and disruptors in each sector, with insights into the factors behind significant real estate decisions.
Where: 2112 Skanska | 2112 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
When: June 19 7:30 am – 11 am
As Washington, DC spreads out, residents are excited for its potential. But what does the success of other submarkets mean for traditionally successful markets in the CBD and Northwest DC? Join the city’s most prominent, successful, and impactful developers as they forecast the future of Washington, DC’s commercial real estate market.
Where: Nixon Peabody LLP | 799 9th Street NW
When: June 27 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Solar market incentives across metro Washington make renewable energy an attractive strategy for building owners who care about their bottom line, and corporate social responsibility. This session unveils the often confusing world of solar incentives, and opportunities available to building owners in DC, Montgomery County, and Prince Georges County. Speakers will navigate the details of technical feasibility and financial incentives, while also understanding how solar energy can contribute to LEED v4 project certification.
Where: Hilton Austin | 500 E 4th Street
When: June 19 7:30 am – 10:30 am
With its rapid population growth and mass tourist influx, Austin has become one of the fastest growing cities in the US, averaging 159 people moving in each day. Attend this Bisnow event to see how local architects and developers can capitalize on tourists.
Where: Zilker Park | 2100 Barton Springs Road
When: June 21 5:30 pm – 8 pm
Join in to celebrate our precious solar resources and community advocacy for renewable energy on the longest day of the year.