Institute for Advanced Learning and Research

Designed to Challenge and Inspire
Danville, Virginia

Created through a multi-faceted public-private partnership, the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (IALR) is a state-of-the-art educational, research, and conference facility in Danville, Virginia. The IALR is located in the regional Cyber Park, created to promote economic growth in the region through a commitment to technology, advanced education, and innovative partnerships. The 90,000-SF building houses a "great hall," classrooms, technology labs, research space, an auditorium, and a cyber café.


AV Award, Outstanding Achievement in Technology Integration


Award for Excellence

Virginia Municipal League

Square Footage

90,000 SF


  • Architecture
  • Engineering


  • Education


  • Mid-Atlantic