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Saturday, DesignEDGE, an Industry Summit by IFDA Educational Foundation in NYC

Date

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 8:30am - 3:30pm

Description

DesignEDGE

SATURDAY, MAY 20, 2017

9 AM - 3:30 PM

MILLENIUM BROADWAY HOTEL

145 W 44TH STREET

NEW YORK, NY 10016

 

 

For tickets: 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/designedge-summit-tickets-32508746536?mc_cid=1545c8572a&mc_eid=2052ccb65f

 

Award-winning global design force, Karim Rashid will kick off DesignEDGE with his keynote presentation, "The Future of Design,” followed by a catered gourmet lunch and roundtable discussion focusing on your individual business needs. 

 

The afternoon offers a revealing conversation between industry visionaries entitled, “Leading by Innovating.”  

Moderator Karen Marx, Home Furnishings Director for the HEARST DESIGN GROUP,

will lead an in-depth dialogue with 

Caleb Anderson, partner and principal at DRAKE / ANDERSON

Jamie Derringer, founder and Executive Editor of DESIGN MILK; 

Kevin Greenberg, founding principal of SPACE EXPLORATION DESIGN

Susan Jamieson, founder and principal of BRIDGET BEARI DESIGNS and 

Chad Stark, Senior Vice President of STARK and President of SCALAMANDRE.

 

Covering crucial topics about the design industry today and how to be fearless and successful in a fast-paced, quick-changing world. Learn their strategies on how to build and broaden your brand, create new ways to establish leadership and trust with consumers and colleagues, harness the latest tools of social media and technology, create and expand global business and much more.

The summit culminates in an open Q&A forum with the panelists where you will have the opportunity to pose the points and questions that matter most to you.

 

CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST BEGINS AT 8:30 AM. SEATING IS NOT ASSIGNED. 

 

Register Here for the Saturday, May 20th IFDAEF DesignEDGE Summit