"It’s clear that when it comes to crafting spaces to eat, drink, sleep, and play, old design formulas no longer cut it. As guests crave more imaginative hospitality spaces, here are five emerging studios reshaping the industry in the United States." [ Bit.ly Link ] via Metropolis Magazine

Hospitality’s New Wave: Five American Studios to Watch

"Why should interior design be regulated? Commercial interior designers are more than they are perceived to be. They have a tangible impact on the interior environment."
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Deregulation Bills: What Do They Mean for Interior Designers?

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"Design is more than a transactional relationship; it’s a necessity in life and it’s about humans and human behaviors." [ Bit.ly Link ]

Episode 36: The IIDA Download with CEO Cheryl Durst

"With the dynamic mix of generations in the workforce and the advent of new technologies, the way people work has drastically changed. Law firms now require a space that allows for both balanced teamwork and focused work and also provides the opportunity for continuous learning. To enable a law firm and its employees to thrive, partners need to reevaluate their space and transform the built...
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Pushing the Boundaries of Law Office Design

We're excited to bring you Arianna Huffington, our keynote for #NeoCon2017! Register now to reserve your spot.

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"Education does not end in the classroom, but inevitably continues into the professional realm, where it can be better supported." [ Bit.ly Link ]

The 2016 Educators Roundtable Report Takes a Look at the Current State of the Interior Design Curriculm

Submit your product and you could be recognized at #HDExpo2017 in Las Vegas! All winning products and manufacturers will be published in Hospitality Design magazine, featured on the IIDA website, and mentioned in HDShow Daily. [ Bit.ly Link ] #IIDAawards #designexcellence

Enter the IIDA/HD Product Design Competition

"Millennials, essentially, want more than just a job. 'They are expecting deeper needs to be met.'" [ Bit.ly Link ] via Associations Now

Three Ways to Woo Millennials to Your Workplace

"It was just about making a bedroom that you felt good to be in." [ Bit.ly Link ] via Curbed

Bright hues and graphic patterns light up this children’s hospital in England

If you'll be exhibiting at GlobalShop 2017 and believe your product has advanced innovation, function, and aesthetics in product design for the retail industry, enter the 2017 GlobalShop Product Design Competition. Win and your product will be recognized at GlobalShop 2017 and mentioned in GlobalShop Show Daily! Submit: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Enter the 2017 GlobalShop Product Design Competition!

Gain insight into new aging technologies, deepen your knowledge of the industry with an ever-expanding group of exhibitors, and connect with professionals in the senior care space. #EFACON

Register to Attend the Environments for Aging Expo & Conference

A big congratulations to the winners of the 2016 CIDA Award for Excellence! The recipients of this award push the boundaries of interior design education with innovative projects and programs that positively impact our world. Check out the winners and view their winning projects.

2016 CIDA Award for Excellence Winners Announced - CIDA

Sixty-nine percent of of the 87,000 interior design practitioners in the United States are women yet only 25 percent are firm leaders. Support the advancement of women in design and consider donating to the Anna Hernandez/Luna Textiles Education Fund: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Donate to the Anna Hernandez/Luna Textiles Education Fund

IIDA President-elect Primo Orpilla and his firm, Studio O+A, talk about the necessity of an analog workspace in a digital dominated field. [ Bit.ly Link ] via The New Yorker

The Analog Spaces in Digital Companies

What Clients Want, Volume 3, takes you on an international tour of brick-and-mortar retail design — from pop-ups to luxury shops — providing insightful project commentary about creating brands, places, and experiences from the perspective of both the designer and the client. Get your copy today: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Get the Latest Installment of What Clients Want

Start your IIDA membership and tap into a powerful community of interior designers, peers, and clients. Join now by March 31, 2017, and we’ll waive the $75 application fee. [ Bit.ly Link ] #IIDAcommunity #designcommunity

Join IIDA by March 31 -- We'll Waive the $75 Application Fee

Invasion of the pod sleepers. Branded boutiques. Lobby transformations. See what’s next in hospitality in the latest issue of #IIDAPerspective. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Trends in Hospitality Design

Enter two of the most prestigious IIDA design competitions for a chance to have your project featured in Interior Design Magazine and be honored at COOL, the annual IIDA black-tie gala attended by some of the powerhouses in the interior design industry today. [ Bit.ly Link ]

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