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Student Roundtable

 

The Future of the Industry

In fall 2016, IIDA and OFS Brands held a series of Student Roundtables in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, and Atlanta, inviting interior design students in each city to convene with a small group of design practitioners for an evening of discussion about the future of the industry. It was a rare opportunity for an open dialogue about the challenges students face when transitioning into interior design careers, the gaps that exist between classroom preparation and workplace realities, and the next generation’s vision for interior design. Read the report.