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IIDA & INDUSTRY NEWS

 
Know that IIDA is here to support you as the world seems to be changing in the blink of an eye. We will do our best to bring you the latest industry news and virtual programming to support you during the time. Please contact us at support@iida.org with questions or needs from IIDA, we are here to listen and help.
 
We've put together a list of additional resources to help members and the design community in need of guidance or support at this time, whether it be financial assistance, inspiration, or you want to know how you can help. Read more here.
 

 
 
COLLECTIVE D(esign): In response to our rapidly changing world, IIDA brings you a design-focused dialogue on the effects of a global crisis. Join us for these important community discussions.
 
 

 

Hospitality Design to host HD Expo web sessions: Full calendar here.
 
This Week at IIDA:
 
Thursday, April 16 | 1:30 p.m. Central
COLLECTIVE D(esign): Episode Four | Human Resources: Opportunity and the New Normal
Join IIDA Executive Vice President and CEO Cheryl S. Durst, Hon FIIDA and a panel of HR professionals from within the interior design industry for a community discussion focused on careers and the job market. REGISTER TODAY
 
Friday April 17 | 6:30 p.m. Central
IIDA D3: Design, Drinks, Dance: A designer happy hour
Grab a drink and put on your dancing shoes! Relax and unwind after a week of webinars and Zoom calls with the IIDA team and DJ Protégé on Instagram Live. No need to RSVP, you're on the VIP list. Visit @IIDA_HQ on Instagram for more details.
 

 
April 6: This Week at IIDA

Tuesday, April 7 | 2:30 p.m. Central

Leadership: A Field Guide for IIDA Chapters | Sponsorship, Programming, and Messaging: The first in a webinar series created especially for IIDA Chapter Leaders and volunteers, this program is focused on navigating the rapid changes imapacting our industry and design community, addressing critical issues facing chapters including event cancellations and postponements, and the impact on sponsorship. The IIDA Headquarters team will discuss developing new programs, content, sponsorship, and marketing. This program is  invitation only,; please contact your chapter leader for more details.

Thursday, April 9 | 1:30 p.m. Central
COLLECTIVE D(esign): Episode Three | Design Online: The Education Community Responds to Change: Join IIDA Executive Vice President and CEO Cheryl S. Durst, Hon FIIDA, and Ryan Ben, IIDA's student engagement & advancement manager, and a panel of educators and students for this important community discussion focused on design education and career planning during this time of transition.
 
This webinar qualifies for 1 IDCEC HSW CEU.
 
 
 

March 27:

Presenting COLLECTIVE D(esign): Episode 2: Healthcare Designers at the Forefront
In response to our rapidly changing world, IIDA brings you a design-focused dialogue on the effects of a global crisis. IIDA Deputy Director and Senior Vice President John Czarnecki, Hon. IIDA, and a panel of design experts for this important community discussion. This webinar is registered for 1 IDCEC HSW CEU.
 
 

 
March 26:
Presenting COLLECTIVE D(esign): The IIDA Series for Shared Resources, Support, and Community
In response to our rapidly changing world, IIDA brings you a design-focused dialogue series on the effects of a global crisis. Join moderator IIDA Executive Vice President and CEO Cheryl S. Durst, Hon. FIIDA, and a panel of design experts for this important community discussion. Watch here.
 
 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
As safety concerns surrounding the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) continue to grow, IIDA is closely monitoring updates from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) and the WHO (World Health Organization)...Read more

 

 

Please connect with us via social media or by email at support@iida.org to share with us your questions, thoughts, suggestions, and needs—we are here to listen and to help.
 

Industry Cancellations

NCIDQ April 2020 Exam Period

Salone del Mobile (April 21-26)
 
Coverings (April 20-23)
 

EFA (Environments for Aging) (April 25-28)

 
HD Expo (May 5-7), 
 
Frieze New York (May 7-10)
 
AIA Conference & Expo (May 14-16)
 
ICFF and WantedDesign (May 17-20)
 
NeoCon (June 8-10)
 
Masterpiece London (June 25-July 1)
 

 

Postponed

AD Design Show (March 19-22), 
 
NYCxDesign (May 12-20)