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The annual OAA Conference is held in May. The 2020 edition was cancelled due to COVID-19. 

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For members and by members. Share your stories, projects, and thoughts with your peers in the architecture profession.

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Learn more about the OAA's awards programs, including Design Excellence for 2020 and the SHIFT Challenge for 2021.

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ConEd Opportunites

Check out various learning opportunities available—including our new online Webinar Series.

Latest Events

The design competition for the LGBTQ2+ National Monument is now open!  Teams of professional artists, landscape architects, architects and other urban design professionals are invited to submit...

The Canadian Construction Documents Committee (CCDC) will be providing online training in November on two important documents being published this winter. The first of these is the new 2020 version...

The annual Wood Solutions Conference is dedicated to showcasing innovative advancements and applications for wood products and building systems in design and construction. Leading-edge speakers will...

Embodied Carbon will account for almost half of the total new construction emissions globally before now and 2050. Despite this massive contribution to global CO₂ emissions, embodied carbon in...

Latest News

Global design competition reimagines Sudbury
Architectural News

The Sudbury Star Sudbury Star StaffMay 27, 2020 Laurentian University’s McEwen School of Architecture says the Sudbury 2050 Urban Design Ideas Competition is in full swing. You can check it...

Indigenous architects say they are in high demand, and hope to r...
Architectural News

CBCLenard MonkmanJune 19, 2020 Winnipeg is home to a small group of Indigenous architects who are blazing a trail in the industry and hoping that more Indigenous students will join them. "My goal is...

INNOVATION 2030: The Future is Now
Architectural News

What better way to understand and influence the future than to design for it? That is precisely what an unprecedented one-thousand+ students and faculty, representing over 50 schools of architecture...

"Let's talk about diversity"
Architectural News

We need to provoke discussion, not anger, when it comes to talking about diversity, says Michelle Ogundehin, who shares her personal experiences with racism, views on positive discrimination and ways...