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IIDA/Contract Magazine Showroom & Booth Design Competition Guidelines

Who Should Enter

Permanent showrooms in The Merchandise Mart and NeoCon exhibition booths are eligible to enter.


This competition honors outstanding showroom and booth design in large and small categories:

Large Showroom - 4,000 sq. ft. or larger
Small Showroom - Under 4,000 sq. ft.
Large Booth - 400 sq. ft. or larger
Small Booth - Under 400 sq. ft.


Winners are determined by a jury of design professionals.  The jury chooses a Best of Competition winner from the winners in each category. The jury reserves the right to not choose a winner in each category.

Contact Information

For questions or more information, contact Liz Moran, Design Competitions Director, at IIDA Headquarters.