World Information Architecture Day 2018 Tampa Bay, Florida

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• What we'll do
EVERY STRUCTURE HAS STORIES.
EVERY PLACE HAS PURPOSE.

Explore Hidden Truths
On February 24th, 2018, we invite you to join us for our 4th annual celebration. This year, we have some very special guests you won't want to miss. We will also have a walking tour to explore the spirit of 11 distinct places in downtown Tampa and how they've changed over time. We will reveal stories of purpose, people and culture.

The event is free to attend, but seats are limited. Register today at http://www.wiadtampa.org/. Special Guests
Dan Klyn
Gus Paras
Jorge Arango

Gus Paras will join our keynote speakers Dan Klyn and Jorge Arango for a conversation about the principles of organization that are part of our natural and man-made world. Gus played an important role in designing the John F. Germany Library. He was one of two architects that designed the Auditorium where our celebration will take place.

Program Schedule
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Registration
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM Opening Remarks
11:35 AM - 12:20 PM Morning Keynote: Dan Klyn
12:25 PM - 1:00 PM Bring Your Own Lunch & Learn
A conversation about the principles of organization that are part of our natural and man-made world. IMPORTANT: Because our event is free, we rely on sponsor donations. Food is a huge expense and we do not currently have a lunch sponsor. For this reason, we will only provide light snacks and beverages throughout the day. We highly encourage attendees to bring their own lunch if more sustenance is required.

1:15 PM - 3:15 PM Walking Tour: Exploring the hidden truths of downtown Tampa
We will take a 2-mile walking tour in downtown Tampa revealing hidden truths and the spirit of 11 places you may or may not be familiar with. More details will be revealed about our tour in February.

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM Afternoon Coffee & Tea
3:35 PM - 4:20 PM Afternoon Keynote: Jorge Arango
4:25 PM - 5:00 PM Giveaways & Closing Remarks
5:00 PM Happy Hour

• What to bring
About World Information Architecture Day
World Information Architecture Day is an annual event celebrating the practice and education of Information Architecture. On one day, locations around the world come together to teach, learn, and shape the future of Information Architecture. Tampa Bay will be participating for the 4th year in a row.

• Important to know
http://www.wiadtampa.org/.