AIA Philadelphia

philadelphia, PA, United States

3.67

(1124 reviews)

5 star 25%
4 star 34%
3 star 31%
2 star 6%
1 star 1%
0 star 3%

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 4:39 p.m. CDT

Using Design to Strengthen Communities

4

Good panel on neighborhood development

Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 4:33 p.m. CDT

Growing Stronger: Toward a Climate-Ready Philadelphia

5

Excellent speaker - climate change topics are quite relevant

Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 4:26 p.m. CDT

Second City: Building Communities on a Higher Plane

5

Excellent tour of roof gardens

Tuesday, January 3, 2017, 2:42 p.m. CST

Growing Stronger: Toward a Climate-Ready Philadelphia

5

Sarah did an exceptional job not just talking about how Philadelphia could be impacted by climate change, but the types of climate change we can expect and how the models follow several scenarios.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 1:44 p.m. CDT

Designing Trails in Challenging Location

4

Solid panel discussion; audience was involved w/many staying-on to discuss specific details.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 1:42 p.m. CDT

Reading Viaduct - transformation to Park

4

Paul Levy - excellent grasp of the issues re Viaduct and Reading Co. negotiation probs.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 1:40 p.m. CDT

Change, Continuity and Civic Ambition: Cultural Landscapes and Philadelphia’s Rich Living History

2

Somewhat rambling survey of UD issues. Good speaker quals, tho.

Thursday, December 10, 2015, 8:50 a.m. CST

Reactivating Vacant Schools

5

This was a fascinating and well presented session.

Thursday, December 10, 2015, 8:45 a.m. CST

Planning for Immigrant and Multi-Ethnic Communities

5

Well-done and interesting session incorporating multiple perspectives on this important issue.

Thursday, December 10, 2015, 8:43 a.m. CST

IRMX: Live-Work-Make

5

Very interesting and well presented session.

Thursday, December 10, 2015, 8:42 a.m. CST

Public Private Partnership - Parks for People; Philadelphia in Action

5

Very interesting and well presented session.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015, 11:37 a.m. CST

Philadelphia's Civic Design Review Process

5

very informative on showing how a design review can be incorporated

Friday, November 6, 2015, 2:55 p.m. CST

TOUR: Historic Play Sites (Trolley)

5

The instructor dealt with a late trolley by providing an excellent mini-lecture at the beginning and continuing it on the trolley. Excellent learning experience.

Friday, October 30, 2015, 9:35 a.m. CDT

Planning for Immigrant and Multi-Ethnic Communities

5

An excellent panel by local planners on an increasingly important issue: how to create planning processes that include the voices and viewpoints of foreign-born residents and engaged longtime residents with their new neighbors. A real treat to see the well-presented current demographics too.

Friday, October 30, 2015, 9:27 a.m. CDT

Philadelphia's Civic Design Review Process

5

Stellar presentation and a candid assessment of the process in its first 2/3 years of implementation. Case studies very helpful.

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