Many of our special guest speakers emphasized the importance of creating resilient environments to benefit the health and education of everyone within communities.

The fourth theme for the much-anticipated Design Open Mic on Saturday is one that is at the very core of Architecture for Humanity’s work – architectural solutions to aid disaster recovery.

Due up at the mic at 1:50pm this Saturday, the third group of fast-paced presentations are highly varied, but all possess an interesting political context that has influenced their proposals.


Stepping up to the mic at 1:00pm this Saturday, our second round of five finalists present projects that embrace community engagement as a catalyst for idea generation and positive social change.