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It’s time to find out what Country will be yours to represent at this year’s tour Around the World! At the Launch Party you will also be able to meet some of your manufacturer reps who will be working with you to supply materials of your choice to compliment your creations. Please invite all members of your team to start collaborating over pizza and drinks. We look forward to seeing you there!
VIP dinner hosted by the Mohawk Group to recognize the winners of the IIDA Honor Awards. Two team members from each winning project will be invited to a celebration dinner comprising of an eight gourmet course meal with wine pairing.
Join us at our anniversary 10th annual IIDA NC Silicon Valley City Center Portfolio Review and Career Day where the local design professionals volunteer their time to review student portfolios and resumes and provide valuable feedback as well as an opportunity to network. In addition, we are offering workshops and panels covering variety of topics from basics of putting together a portfolio, tips on handling the interview process and inspiration for selection of your career path. We will conclude the…
Catalysts & Opposition While everyone supports empowering others, there is a disconnect between the idea of empowerment and the action of empowering others. How can we, as a design community, create spaces that will empower the next generation? Join us as we analyze how architecture and interior design can be catalysts for empowerment and how to overcome obstacles that may lie in the way. Panelists: Laura Guido Clark, Founder, Project Color Corps As a self-professed 'dreamer', Laura has always…
Spring Forum + Social An insightful conversation about new ways to empower creative work, discovery and healing through interior design. The North Bay City Center proudly presents the IIDA Forums + Spring Event in beautiful Sonoma County. Please join us for an inspiring Forum discussion with CEU credit featuring delicious farm to table appetizers and Guerneville's INIZI wine. All proceeds from the event will go to YWCA of Sonoma County whose mission is to eliminate racism and empower women. SPEAKERS MODERATOR…
The Northern California IIDA Culinary Challenge is a fun food competition hosted by One Workplace. Teams are composed of local interior designers, architects, furniture dealers and industry manufacturers who create a wide range of culinary masterpieces reflecting the event’s theme and charity. All proceeds for this event will benefit the Billy DeFrank LGBT Community Center.
You're Invited! Please bring digital or hard copies of your portfolios and resumes for professional review. Reviewers include designers from some of the most coveted firms in the greater Sacramento area, so take advantage of valuable professional input that can influence your future career. Don’t miss this event!
The IIDA Northern California Chapter Philanthropic theme for this year is ‘Design for Empowerment’. The IIDA East Bay City Center has chosen Wardrobe for Opportunity (WFO) as our 2017 Design in Motion recipient to align with this theme. Wardrobe for Opportunity works in partnership with the community to assist low-income individuals in their efforts to 'find a job, keep a job, and build a career'. WFO is committed to four strategies: Expand client reach throughout the Greater Bay Area Continually…
Come join us at our upcoming forums event. We will hear from a panel, including staff and residents from Koinonia and a family therapist who can speak on the healing powers of an environment. Through the discussions we hope to explore how interior design plays a significant role, perhaps unknown to some, in the way individuals can cope and process traumatic life events. After the panel discussion there will be a short Q&A period, followed by a tour of the…
Event cost: FREE for IIDA Members FREE for Student IIDA Members $25.00 for Non-Members $10.00 Student Non-Members Speakers for the Event Include: Mark Erickson - Moderator Mark Erickson has been a Furniture Sales Rep in the Bay Area for the last 31 years. The last 7 have been with Interior Motions where he entertains his coworkers and clients with his witty remarks and enlightens with his wise dogma. He also outstretches his reach into the community by mentoring juveniles under…