Keynotes, instructors, & more

Get ready for an experience that will challenge you to think outside of the status quo! You’ll hear from some of the biggest names in architecture, design, and beyond who are breaking social norms and harnessing their passions to reshape the future.

Ashley Judd

Keynoter Ashley Judd

Golden Globe and Emmy-nominated actress Ashley Judd is well-known for starring in box office hits and independent films. She’s also an social justice humanitarian, environmentalist, and political activist. Join us Friday, May 15, for an exclusive interview about her powerful work, with keynote host Roman Mars. Learn more >

Virgil Abloh

Keynoter Virgil Abloh

Virgil Abloh is an architect-trained fashion designer and artist. His visionary brand Off-White has had a major impact on the fashion industry. Don’t miss Virgil’s exclusive interview with keynote host Roman Mars, where they’ll talk about democratic design and intellectualizing the mundane. Learn more >

Roman Mars

Host & storyteller Roman Mars

Roman Mars is the host and creator of 99% Invisible, one of the world’s most popular podcasts about architecture and design. He’s back at A’20 to host our keynote events and introduce the topics and big ideas our remarkable speakers will share with you. Learn more >

Speakers & instructors

Every year, some of the most creative architects and firms share proven insights, project takeaways, and lessons learned from their best projects. Browse the list below to see who’s leading sessions at A’20!