"For decades, baby boomers have been a focus for companies and marketers thanks to their sheer size as a demographic. Now that they’re aging, the business case for continuing to cater to the generation remains just as strong. This means design that accounts for aging bodies and minds; as they get older, people face challenges like increased difficulty with multitasking, remembering new...
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For decades baby boomers have been a focus for companies and marketers

Baby Boomers Are Aging–And Designers Need To Adapt

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A brand new #IIDAPerspective is here! In the issue, we look at how designers can cultivate community by creating spaces with every user in mind. Plus: evolving education design, the power—and pitfalls—of a strong personal brand, and the grown-up pop-up. [ Bit.ly Link ] #interiordesign #popups
Have a listen to Floor Daily's just-released conversation with IIDA CEO Cheryl Durst! She shares details about the opening of our new headquarters and some of the intent behind the design.
Have a listen to Floor Dailys justreleased conversation with IIDA CEO Cheryl

Cheryl Durst Discusses the IIDA's Brand New Headquarters on the Chicago River

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"Within a series of repetitive volumes along the Avenue de France, our design strategy was to develop a sculptural form, as if shaped by natural erosion, allowing light to reach the avenue below[...]The project is scheduled to be realized by 2022." [ Bit.ly Link ] via designboom
Within a series of repetitive volumes along the Avenue de France our

Kengo Kuma to Develop the Eco-luxury 1hotel in Paris

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More than 30 professionals gathered at the 20th annual IIDA Industry Roundtable to reflect on two decades of design -- from assessing its past and present, to how design will rise to tomorrow’s challenges and shape our future. Read all about the fascinating two-day discussion in this illuminating report. #IIDARoundtable
More than 30 professionals gathered at the 20th annual IIDA Industry Roundtable

Design Then, Design Now, Design Next -- Read the Report from the 20th Annual IIDA Industry Roundtable

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#NeoCon2017 is a wrap! We'll see you next year. #IIDANeoCon #iamIIDA
NeoCon2017 is a wrap We'll see you next year IIDANeoCon iamIIDA
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We can't believe it's already the last day of NeoCon! Today's IIDA programming is all about our students. Yesterday, charette participants presented their design solutions before a panel of judges. Today, we find out the winners, including People's Choice, at the Winners Reception hosted by DIRTT.
And in between finishing up your final showroom and booth laps at the Mart, join us for the IIDA...
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We cant believe its already the last day of NeoCon Todays IIDA
Here's what we've got in store for NeoCon Day 2!

-IIDA Presents: LOVE GOOD COLOR with Laura Guido-Clark, an unveiling of a new tool that lets you understand, iterate and communicate color in a whole new way.
-IIDA Student Design Charette sponsored by Herman Miller, where students will have less than six hours to determine a design solution, develop a presentation, and pitch their concept to...
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Here's what we've got in store for NeoCon Day 2
IIDA Headquarters: Unveiled is happening now! Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate our beautiful new headquarters. Welcome to our home. #IIDAunveiled #iamIIDA
IIDA Headquarters Unveiled is happening now Thank you to everyone who came
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IIDA EVP/CEO Cheryl Durst talks big design ideas, design trends, and the thinking behind the new HQ space with the designer of the space, Todd Heiser, IIDA, of Gensler's Washington, D.C., office and Oriana Reich of Shaw Contract. #IIDANeoCon
IIDA EVPCEO Cheryl Durst talks big design ideas design trends and the
Day 1. Let's do this. Catch Design | Disrupt | Shape | Shift, our installation on the 1st floor across from Starbucks in addition to other IIDA programming:

-Keynote Arianna Huffington, with Humanscale and Thrive Global.
-IIDA HQ: Unveiled at our new headquarters, 111 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 222.

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It's almost show time. Thank you all IIDA Members for joining us for the 2017 Chapter Awards and IIDA Annual Meeting! #iamIIDA #IIDAhonors #theIIDAeffect #IIDAcommunity
Its almost show time Thank you all IIDA Members for joining us
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"As we realize the toll hyper connectivity has taken, more people are seeking respite from the constant onslaught of information. In response, beauty—the kind that engages all the senses—is poised for a comeback, and with it the reintroduction of texture, color, and craftsmanship." [ Bit.ly Link ] via @interiors and sources

Work by Design: Three Essential Drivers

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As designers, we are challenged to envision the future of our industry, to push boundaries and create solutions that disrupt the status quo. This year, we invite #NeoCon2017 attendees to reflect on design’s winding path and encourage designers to shift and shape a vision for tomorrow’s communities. Visit our NeoCon space, Design | Disrupt | Shape | Shift designed by the Chicago-based creative...
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From copper details sprinkled throughout the space to panels bathed in an acidic finish, each design element at Rhoda Hong Kong brings a refined yet down-to-earth vibe to the restaurant. Find out what inspired this unique design. [ Bit.ly Link ] #IIDAPerspective
From copper details sprinkled throughout the space to panels bathed in an

Rhoda's Interior Shines with Simple Ingredients

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“An interview is essentially a pitch, your portfolio is your key tool, so edit, structure and present it in a way that projects the best you. I love seeing how a project translates from brief to concept to final design. Conveying this well and succinctly is a good skill and will bring energy to your interview.” via Design Week
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Top tips for junior interior designers from industry leaders - Design Week

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The IIDA space at NeoCon will challenge designers to envision the future of the interior design industry, to push the boundaries of the practice, and to disrupt the status quo. We talked with the designer of the space, Hunter Kaiser, about his inspiration for the space and the Association’s evolving thought leadership role. #IIDANeoCon Hunter Kaiser : Creative for Life
The IIDA space at NeoCon will challenge designers to envision the future

Hunter Kaiser Will Disrupt Your NeoCon Experience

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Join the design community to celebrate the exclusive reveal of the new global Headquarters of IIDA -- the reimagined model for living design in the workplace. RSVP by June 5th! [ Splashthat.com Link ] #IIDAunveiled
Join the design community to celebrate the exclusive reveal of the new

IIDA Unveiled

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Be part of the IIDA Career Bootcamp Panel at NeoCon, sponsored by OFS Brands! This year, the Bootcamp panel is giving recent grads and students the opportunity to ask professional designers questions about what it takes to succeed in interior design, the importance of interior design in a changing world, the future of the industry, and more. Have a burning question? Submit it for the panel now...
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Students: We Need Your Questions. Ask a Designer Anything!

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