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Educator's Roundtable


IIDA Savor Salon Dinners: The Art of Conversation in Design

Dinner. Dialogue. Design. In 2016, Cheryl S. Durst, Hon. FIIDA, LEED AP, IIDA Executive Vice President and CEO, and Royce Epstein, Industry IIDA, LEED AP, Director, Design Segnent of Mohawk Group, hosted a series of special salon-type dinners in six cities throughout the United States. Architects and interior designers connected over a great meal and engaged in some much-needed conversation ranging from the power of talk to the growing desire for authenticity in a current culture inundated with technology. How do these cultural phenomena affect the way we design and our lives in general? Read the report.