Challenges and Opportunities of Designing and Building in Jersey City

When: June 26, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: 101 Hudson Street, 101 Hudson Street, Suite 3602, Jersey City, NJ 07302

Join Metropolis Editor Zachary Edelson for a conversation on Challenges and Opportunities of Designing and Building in Jersey City, focusing on new developments 99 Hudson, Journal Squared and 485 Marin. Edelson will moderate a conversation with Ming Wu, design principal for Perkins Eastman and Matthias Hollwich of Hollwich Kushner.   Email events@metropolismag.com for registration info.

Lina Bo Bardi: Material Ideologies Conference

When: March 30, 2018 all-day
Where: Betts Auditorium, Princeton University School of Architecture

Lina Bo Bardi: Material Ideologies presents new perspectives on Bardi as an architect, designer, writer, and activist, among many other things, to engage recent interest and discourse surrounding her work. Whether tectonic or conceptual, social and political agendas are latent in Bardi’s architectural materials, a theme that informs each conference panel: from her application of concrete, to the implementation of…

Hospitality Design Expo

When: May 2, 2018 all-day
Where: Mandalay Bay, 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Hospitality Design Expo, the industry’s premier tradeshow, attracts the worlds most talented and sought after network of interior designers, architects, hoteliers, owners, operators, developers and purchasers: true leaders, creative risk-takers and innovators who make an impact in the industry. Thousands of show attendees will come face-to-face with the most captivating products and resources to consider for their global hospitality projects….

IIDA NY Pioneering Design Forum: Visions to Reality, Never Built New York

When: March 5, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Congregation Beit Simchat Torah (CBST), 130 West 30th Street New York, NY 10001

Hosted by the International Interior Design Association (IIDA NY), Greg Goldin and Sam Lubell will be presenting their recent exhibition at the Queens Museum, New York City as it might have been: with over 200 years of visionary architectural concepts for unbuilt subways, bridges, parks, airports, stadiums, streets, train stations, and of course, skyscrapers. Sam Lubell is a contributing editor…

Design Chicago

When: October 3, 2018 – October 4, 2018 all-day
Where: Merchandise Mart, 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL, 60654

Attend the Midwest’s largest residential design conference that features two days of educational events and presentations, showroom open houses, and product debuts.

Casual Market Chicago

When: September 25, 2018 – September 28, 2018 all-day
Where: Merchandise Mart , 22 W Merchandise Mart Plaza

Discover the latest, most innovative products and trends from around the world at the Design Center’s four-day outdoor and casual living trade show.

Digital by Design

When: May 22, 2018 all-day
Where: Merchandise Mart, 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL 60654

Join the Design Center for Digital by Design, featuring educational sessions on the latest digital trends and networking opportunities with design industry professionals.

55th International Making Cities Livable Conference in Ottawa

When: May 14, 2018 – May 18, 2018 all-day
Where: Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON K1N 9J2, Canada

55th IMCL Conference on Healthy, 10-Minute Neighborhoods and Design Awards Competition on Designing Healthy, 10-Minute Neighborhoods May 14-18, 2018 Ottawa, Canada

5th International Iconic Houses Conference + House Tours 15-18 May 2018

When: May 15, 2018 – May 18, 2018 all-day
Where: Dolce Norwalk

With more exclusive house tours, more authoritative speakers, and more knowledge-sharing networking activities than ever before, ICONIC HOUSES’ fifth international conference is its most ambitious event yet. Taking place from May 15th to 18th at Dolce Norwalk in Norwalk, CT, the conference – on the theme Modernism on the East Coast – Philip Johnson and the Harvard Five – highlights…

Outdoor Sample Sale

When: May 1, 2018 – May 4, 2018 all-day
Where: Merchandise Mart, 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL, 60654

Shop the latest in outdoor furniture and accessories in select casual furniture showrooms at the Design Center, open to trade and consumer customers.

DINING BY DESIGN

When: March 22, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – March 26, 2018 @ 10:30 pm
Where: PIERS 92, 11th Ave. at 55th Street, New York, NY, 10019

DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) will host its annual DINING BY DESIGN fundraiser from March 22-26. Staged for five days, DINING BY DESIGN showcases extraordinary dining environments from renowned designers and brands to raise critical funds for DIFFA’s work fighting HIV/AIDS. For the ninth consecutive year, the New York event will be held at Pier 92 in conjunction…

AD Design Show

When: March 22, 2018 @ 10:00 am – March 25, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Where: PIERS 92 & 94, 55th Street at 12th Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Luxury design fair Architectural Digest Design Show returns to NYC this March 22–25! Wanted to make sure the exciting consumer + trade event was on your radar. The world’s leading brands along with today’s top talent come together in a carefully curated presentation of design, offering inspired vignettes by respected brands, design seminars, culinary demonstrations, and special appearances. From furniture,…

Towards Openness, Book Launch at NEW Inc.

When: February 21, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: GSAPP NEW Inc., 231 Bowery, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10002

Book Launch and Discussion with authors Li Hu and Huang Wenjing of OPEN Architecture Drawn from keen observation of the rapidly changing social economic landscape of China, and using OPEN Architecture’s projects as case studies, Towards Openness is a symphony of seven built projects and six idea chapters that are interestingly interwoven to offer an in-depth examination of OPEN’s unique…

COCKTAILS BY DESIGN

When: March 22, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Pier 92, 12th Avenue at 55th Street, New York, NY 10019

DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS will gather thousands of designers, notable guests and avid supporters to celebrate its annual DINING BY DESIGN (DBD), March 22 – 26. Staged for five days, DINING BY DESIGN showcases extraordinary dining environments from renowned designers and brands to raise critical funds for DIFFA’s work fighting HIV/AIDS. For the ninth consecutive year, the New…

Outdoor Design Conference

When: March 8, 2018 all-day
Where: Merchandise Mart, 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL, 60654

Discover products and techniques for designing distinguished outdoor spaces through programming, presentations, product debuts, and showroom events in the Design Center.

NeoCon East

When: November 15, 2017 @ 9:00 am – November 16, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Where: Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

This ​November 15-16 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center​ ​in Philly, the region’s most important commercial interiors event, NeoCon East​, will ​feature nearly 200 companies and provide​s​ insight into the workplaces, hotels and other public spaces of tomorrow.​ ​Programming will include more than 25 CEU accredited seminars, as well as an impressive group of keynotes: Alex Gilliam, Founder and Director, Public…

IIDEXCanada @ The Buildings Show

When: November 29, 2017 @ 8:00 am – November 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 222 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, ON M5V 3L9, Canada

The Buildings Show is the leader in sourcing, networking and education for the North American design, architecture, construction and real estate communities. The Show is home to Construct Canada, HomeBuilder & Renovator Expo, IIDEXCanada, PM Expo and World of Concrete Pavilion, and together they create the largest North American exposition for the entire industry. The Toronto Real Estate Forum also…