Speakers Bureau

Speakers Bureau Application

IFDA Members interested in joining the Speakers Bureau should complete the Speakers Bureau Application and return the Application to IFDA Headquarters. The IFDA Speakers Bureau Committee will review Applications, check references and determine if a member is accepted into this prestigious program.

The following speakers represent IFDA as resident experts in their chosen field related to the furnishings and design industry. You can narrow the list by entering the name, topic and keyword selections below.

Speaker Topic Keywords
Sara Chiarilli Designing for the Client not the Designer client, designing
Sara Chiarilli Artfully Curated curating, designs for life, work life balance
Judith Clark-Janofsky, FIFDA iPAD Apps for the Design Trade apps for the interior design trade, interior design, technology
Nancy Fire Describing Latest Design Trends and How to Leverage Them In Your Own Designs forecasting, spotting, textiles, trends
Nancy Fire Developing An Eye for Spotting Break-Through Designs break-through, design, spotting
Nancy Fire Negotiating Licensing Deals for Retail Design design, licensing, retail
Nancy Fire Using Design to Breathe New Life Into An Aging Brands brands, design
Stacy Garcia Marketing and Branding, et al. Art of Forcasting, Branding, Business Innovation, Creative Thinking, Future Trends: Design and Color, Inspiration, Marketing, Motivation, Sales Motivation, Sales Training, Universities and Schools
Wanda E. Gozdz, CAPS Designing With the Future in Mind 65+, aging in place, baby boomers, CAPS, CEU, independent lifestyle, interdependent lifestyle, interior design
Linda Hunt BEST SOCIAL MEDIA PRACTICES FOR INTERIOR DESIGNERS best practices for interior designers, social media
Linda Hunt Distinguish Yourself-Add Universal Design to Your Interior Design Business business, interior design, universal design
Timothy Manning In its Best Light: Making the Most of your Interior Photography CEU, interior photograpy
Renee Rucci Fabulous Felted Fabrication contemporarty design, Fabricate, millinium generation
Renee Rucci Found Object Finds for Fabrication decorative accents, fabrication projects, soft treatments
Renee Rucci Industrial Chic-Fabrication to Furnishing steam punk-design, younger design clients;industrial
Renee Rucci Outdoor Living-Decorating Outside the Walls interior design for outdoor space, outdoor living
Renee Rucci Printing Design Techniques design, printing process, printing techniques
Renee Rucci The Story of Pattern Design of Historic Textiles design, history, textiles
Renee Rucci Window Dressing Then and Now historic preservation, history of window treatment design, window covering designs for period home
Renee Rucci Wine and Design-Building Workroom and Designer Relationships to Market to Clients designer relationships, marketing to clients