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September 26-28, 2019
(Tour- 9/26, Seminars and Tradeshow 9/27-28)

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South Padre Island Convention Centre
7355 Padre Boulevard

South Padre Island, TX 78597

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27th Annual Building Communities Conference and Tradeshow 2019

Welcome to the 27th Annual American Institute of Architects LRGV Chapter Building Communities Conference and Tradeshow 2019, the most casual and fun venue for Continuing Education and networking opportunities for Design, Planning, and Construction Professionals. 

When:   September 26 - 28, 2019

     Tour- 9/26/2019   (Destination TBA)
     Conference and Tradeshow - 9/27 - 28/2019

Where:  South Padre Island Convention Centre, 7355 Padre Blvd., South Padre Island, TX.

On Friday and Saturday, the Building Communities Conference and Expo attracts architects, contractors, engineers, interior designers, planners, and landscape architects, and more from throughout the state of Texas and beyond.  Come to learn about new trends, network, and spend a relaxing time at the most fun conference anywhere!

All registrants, including speakers, must register and may add one guest for an additional fee.  Full registration includes entry into all seminars, Friday's Lunch, ˇExpo Fiesta!, and the Grand Finale Celebration.  Guest registration is for adults, children over the age of 16, and other family members and includes complimentary entry into the  ˇExpo Fiesta!, and Grand Finale Celebration.

Professional Associates and colleagues will need to register as ATTENDEES in order to attend the conference.  

Early Registration fees will end on August 31st!


Schlitterbahn Beach Resort

Holiday Inn Express

Hilton Garden Inn

Pearl at South Padre

La Quinta Inn and Suites

Isla Grand Resort


Hotel Rates will be honored for a limited time or when room block sells out. Make reservations early!

Please verify cancellation policies with your choice hotel upon reserving.

Cancellation Policy:

Full refunds will be issued if  AIA-LRGV receives a request for cancellation by August 10, 2019.  An administrative fee of $50 will be retained.  Registration fees become non-refundable and non-transferable after August 31,2019.  Refunds will be processed after the conference.  Please email refund requests to: