ASID at ICFF 2018

ASID BUSINESS AND PRACTICE OF DESIGN CEU SERIES

Free CEU-Approved Seminars and Pop-up Talks | ICFF Show Floor Space 985

Join the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) to explore a wide range of timely and relevant topics presented by design industry leaders throughout ICFF. All seminars are CEU-approved and followed by lively “pop-up” conversations designed to be a casual continuation of the discussions started in seminars. Regardless of career stage or specialty, you will take away valuable tools and ideas to put into practice immediately.

Topic areas:

  • Creating a manageable workflow
  • Sustainability and reuse: Best practices for a changing world
  • Protect your business and mitigate risk. Contracts are key
  • Got a story to tell? Best practices and tips for getting published
  • The materials game - tips to successfully source materials
  • Improve the human experience – design for wellness

All one-hour seminars are approved by the Interior Design Continuing Education Council (IDCEC) and the American Institute of Architects (AIA). CEU cards will be distributed onsite.

Select Criteria: Tracks = ASID

Sunday, May 20, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Room: ASID Stage Booth # 985
  • Session Number:1
Design is only part of an interior designer's job – you're also responsible for scheduling client meetings, conducting design surveys, creating drawings and specs, and overseeing installations. Multiply this by the number of projects on your plate, and it's easy to become overwhelmed and disorganized. If you're an interior designer... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Speaker/Presenter
Phyllis Harbinger, ASID, NCIDQ, CID
Founder and Principal
Design Concepts Interiors
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    Sunday, May 20, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

    • Room: ASID Stage Booth # 985
    • Session Number:2
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      Sunday, May 20, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

      • Session Number:3
      Today we live in a world that creates more waste than it does reduce, reuse, or recycle. Designers in all disciplines are trying to address this through the exploration of new materials and production processes, creating a new design language and landscape that moves beyond industry or craft. This presentation... ...read more...
      Speaker(s)
      Speaker/Presenter
      Royce Epstein
      A&D Design Director
      Mohawk Group
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        Sunday, May 20, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

        • Session Number:4
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          Monday, May 21, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

          • Room: ASID Stage Booth # 985
          • Session Number:5
          A lawyer with expertise in interior design contract law, Alan M. Siegel will show you how to develop and use legal contracts to protect you and your business. Alan will provide critical insight from his 40+ year career working with top designers in the industry. The author of the interior... ...read more...
          Speaker(s)
          Speaker/Presenter
          Alan M. Siegel, Hon. FASID
          Partner
          Levy Sonet & Siegel, LLP
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            Monday, May 21, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

            • Room: ASID Stage Booth # 985
            • Session Number:6
            Speaker(s)
            Speaker/Presenter
            Alan M. Siegel, Siegel, Hon. FASID
            Partner
            Levy Sonet & Siegel, LLP
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              Monday, May 21, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

              • Room: ASID Stage Booth # 985
              • Session Number:7
              The media landscape is constantly evolving and it is more important than ever to understand the opportunities to further the awareness of good design and the issues affecting our industry and world. Hear insider tips on getting your projects and stories published in an expanded range of print and digital... ...read more...
              Speaker(s)
              Co-Presenter
              Christine Abbate
              NOVITA COMMUNICATIONS
              Co-Presenter
              Jennifer Quail
              Editor-in-Chief
              i+D Magazine
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                Monday, May 21, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

                • Room: ASID Stage Booth # 985
                • Session Number:8
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                  Tuesday, May 22, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

                  • Room: ASID Stage Booth # 985
                  • Session Number:9
                  The world is losing its forests at such an alarming rate we now have global laws in place to protect our remaining woodlands. This session guides designers through the dense undergrowth involved in protecting forests. Designers will learn about endangered trees, illegal logging, and how to identify the origin of wood... ...read more...
                  Speaker(s)
                  Speaker/Presenter
                  Grace Jeffers
                  Design Historian and Materials Specialist
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                    Tuesday, May 22, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

                    • Room: ASID Stage Booth # 985
                    • Session Number:10
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                      Tuesday, May 22, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

                      • Room: ASID Stage Booth # 985
                      • Session Number:11
                      Wellness programs have been growing in popularity, in part, due to the significant impacts they can have on workplace health, satisfaction, and ultimately the bottom line. Traditionally, wellness programs have focused on individual considerations; however, the built environment can also foster mental and physical wellness. A.J. Paron-Wildes will present the... ...read more...
                      Speaker(s)
                      Speaker/Presenter
                      A.J. Paron-Wildes, LEED AP ID+C, WELL AP, Allied ASID, Associate Member AIA
                      National Architectural and Design Manager
                      Allsteel
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                        Tuesday, May 22, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

                        • Session Number:12
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