For over two decades, AIA Florida Gulf Coast Chapter has hosted The Sarasota Design Conference, a biennial event that attracts award-winning speakers from around the world. The Sarasota Design Conference has a history of featuring design-innovative speakers in a casual setting that encourages dialog and learning. This event is well attended by industry professionals, primarily architects in the Florida Caribbean region.

Past Sarasota Design Conferences

Antoine Predock 
Peter Eisenman 
Paul Rudolph 
Hugh Newell Jacobsen
E. Fay Jones
Michael Sorkin
Stanley Tigerman
Thom Mayne
Tod Williams & Billie Tsein 
Enrique Norton
Mack Scogin 
David Chipperfield
Rafael Viñoly
 James Stewart Polshek 
Eric Owen Moss 
Thomas Phifer 
Alex Krieger 
Chad Oppenheim 
Lake Flato: Ted Flato 
MLS Architects: Brian Mackay-Lyons
 Brooks+Scarpa: Lawrence Scarpa
 Translucent Concrete: Aron Losonczi 

Jamie Lerner 
Public Architecture: John Peterson 
Studio Gang: Jeanne Gang
 Estudio: Teddy Cruz 
BIG: David Zahle
GLUCK+: Peter Gluck 
Artist: Ned Kahn
Koning Eizenberg: Julie Eizenberg 
Kieran Timberlake: Billie Faircloth
Futurist: David Houle
Wilkinson Eyre: Chris Wilkinson
Artist: Stacy Levy
MASS Design Group: Alan Ricks
Snohetta: Elaine Molinar
Rogers Partners: Robert Rogers
BuroHappold Engineering: Craig Schwitter
MaryAnn Thompson Architects: Maryann Thompson
Eric Cesal: Post-Disaster Expert
Tezuka Architects: Takaharu Tezuka

Thank you to our attendees and sponsors for a great conference!

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