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David Haresign, FAIA, on how his firm is grappling with COVID-19

David Haresign, FAIA, on how his firm is rising to meet the challenges of these unprecedented times.

COVID-19 project database form


A project to share information within the AEC industry as we all work to fight the COVID-19 epidemic.

Economic & industry resources

Looking to make better business decisions and plans for the future? Compare trends within the industry through the primary data sources below that include information pertinent to the profession.

2020 President, Jane Frederick, FAIA addresses COVID-19

A COVID-19 message from AIA President, Jane Frederick, FAIA

A message from Robert Ivy, FAIA

There is no higher responsibility – personally or professionally – than protecting the health, safety and welfare of each other and the communities we serve. Even as we process the disturbing news each day, I encourage you to reflect on how this crisis has exposed what is best about being human. This difficult and uncertain time has reminded us of our shared humanity, and inspired us to follow our better angels of compassion, sacrifice, and courage in the face of the unknown.

How To

Alternative Care Sites preparedness

This checklist helps identify appropriate Alternative Care Sites for patients during the COVID-19 epidemic.

HDTS Special Report: Projected strength in residential markets set to be derailed by global pandemic

Residential construction is traditionally one of the mostly closely watched markets in our economy.


Updates from AIA's Disaster Assistance Program:

AIA and its architect volunteers assist communities following disasters. Updates regarding AIA’s activities in disaster areas, member efforts, recovery resources and volunteer opportunities are provided below.

COVID-19 resources for architects

As we navigate this unprecedented crisis in our global community, AIA is committed to equipping our members with the information they need to help navigate these uncertain times. This page is intended provide guidelines, policies, and tools for our members and will be updated frequently as new resources are made available.

Firm management

Architect standard of care relative to site visits during the COVID-19 pandemic

Architecture firms are undoubtedly facing many challenges and decisions as they deal with the impact of COVID-19.

Firm management

Practice considerations: Manage your architecture firm’s risk in response to COVID-19

This article is intended to be a resource for Architects and Architecture firms in developing a firm-specific response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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