Save The Date / IIDA NY

Happy 2016! In anticipation of a great year, we want to make sure you mark your calendars for IIDA NY’s upcoming happenings. Filled with stimulating and relevant content, engaging guest speakers, and networking opportunities, this year’s roster is one you won’t want to miss.

Here’s what is coming up in the next few months:

January 21st: 6:30 PM: IIDA NY Retail Forum Meetup

Come hang with us at Brooklyn’s Space Ninety 8! Attendees will discuss current design trends within the retail landscape, while enjoying an inspirational environment: a shared five-story space that combines retail, galleries, a rooftop bar, gathering space, and an ever-evolving pop-up roster curated for the community.

March 15th: 6:00-9:00 PM: Residential Forum: Modern Makers – Artisans on Fleek

Come take a look at the burgeoning artisanal design scene in New York at the next Residential Forum.

April 11th: 6:00-9:00 PM: Pioneering Design

IIDA NY’s Annual Pioneering Design Lecture Series is back! Now in its 18th year, the highly anticipated series returns, bringing the New York design community together with the industry’s most inspirational leaders and innovators. More details to be announced soon!

May 9th: 6:00-9:00 PM: Pioneering Design

The second session in IIDA NY’s Annual Pioneering Design Lecture Series. More details to be announced soon!

May 11th: 6:00-9:00 PM: Design Exchange Round Table Event during NYCxDESIGN Week

DEX challenges designers of all trades to step outside their respective boxes by connecting and combining non-obvious ideas and objects that explore the many creative approaches that connect all design disciplines. At this round table event, we will host 150 established designers of various disciplines, providing food and drink, and lively conversation for a few hours.

May 19th: 7:00-10:30 AM: IIDA Leaders Breakfast NY 2016

On May 19th, IIDA NY is hosting one of its biggest and well-respected events of year, the Annual Leaders Breakfast. This year, the breakfast will recognize a member who has made a significant impact on the design industry. More details to be announced soon!

Head over to to catch up on all of IIDA NY’s latest events.