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Association News
Live from the BIFMA Conference - Day Two
by ROB KIRKBRIDE  Wednesday January 28, 2015 
The event opened Tuesday to crystal clear blue skies and unseasonably cold temperatures for the region -- about 70 degrees with a stiff breeze.

BIFMA Conference Day One
by ROB KIRKBRIDE  Monday January 26, 2015 
It wasn't a Northeastern snowstorm that kept people from making their way to their rooms at the Trump National Doral in Miami Monday for the start of 360, the BIFMA Leadership Conference. It was the beauty pageant contestants.

BIFMA Pow-Wow set for this Week
by ROB KIRKBRIDE  Monday January 26, 2015 
Though the speakers are important, it is the connections made at 360 that really draw people back each year.

Top A&D Experts Assembled to Assess the State of Workplace Well-Being
Monday January 26, 2015 
The Roundtable, which took place in Chicago, addressed employee well-being as a necessary component in design strategy and provided manufacturers and designers with new perspectives on human-focused design.

IIDA Announces the Winners of the 5Th Annual Global Excellence Awards
Sunday December 21, 2014 
The International Interior Design Association (IIDA), in collaboration with BMW Group DesignworksUSA, announced the winners of the 2014 IIDA Global Excellence Awards.

IIDA South Florida and SunCon Florida 2015 SunCon Florida Event
Monday December 15, 2014 
SunCon Florida is an event for Interiors and Contract furnishing Professionals in South Florida.

Interior Design Project Inquiries Reach Three-Year High
Sunday December 14, 2014 
Billings and inquiries reported by industry members have remained on an upswing for the majority of 2014.

IIDA to hold first Italian Industry Roundtable
Monday December 1, 2014 
IIDA's discussion event, "The Business of Design: A Global Conversation," will bring together architects and designers from Milan to explore current issues in the Interior Design/Architecture profession.

IIDA Partners with Designs For Dignity
Sunday November 9, 2014 
D4D is currently hosting volunteers in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, and Pittsburgh.

Trendway Recognized as Top Systems Manufacturer
Wednesday October 1, 2014 
A record 1,800 votes were cast by independent furniture dealers in this year's survey.

IIDA Foundation supports Standards Development Project
Monday September 29, 2014 
Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) announced that the IIDA Foundation has granted funds to support the development of the next generation of accreditation standards for interior design programs.

ErgoExpo Accepting Nominations for Best of the Best Ergonomics Products of 2014
Monday September 29, 2014 
The awards acknowledge new products in the ergonomics industry that provide the best opportunity to increase productivity and profitability while improving workplace health and safety.

BIFMA: Lower Growth Rates Expected in 2015
Tuesday September 16, 2014 
The latest outlook projects lower growth rates than the previous forecast in June.

ASID Index Climbs
Monday September 15, 2014 
Based on the July survey, business conditions have improved and show positive momentum across most of the design industry space.

IIDA Announces Opening of Second Annual Edspaces Innovation Awards
Monday September 8, 2014 
The EDspaces Innovation Awards recognizes manufacturers and designers for their excellence in product design for the learning environment.

IIDA Picks Federico Delrosso as Inaugural Member of the IIDA Presidents Council
Monday September 1, 2014 
Delrosso is responsible for designing three restaurants for the highly regarded restaurant brand Bice, which has locations in New York, San Diego, and Istanbul.

Billing Index: steady, positive momentum for the Interior Design Industry
Tuesday August 19, 2014 
The commercial sector was not as strong, with only the office sector reporting increased billings in June.

IIDA Announces 2Nd Annual Asia Pacific Design Awards
by MMQB STAFF  Monday July 21, 2014 
Submitted project(s) must have been completed between January 1, 2012 and June 30, 2014. Deadline for submitting entries is Friday, August 22, 2014.

Good Reads: What Clients Want Vol. 2
by ROB KIRKBRIDE  Monday July 21, 2014 
The book works because it is not just a regurgitation of the design porn found in most industry magazines.

EDspaces Grant Program Helps Ensure High-Performance Schools
Monday July 14, 2014 
106 purchasing officials from 10 university and community colleges and 67 school districts with a total of $12.8 billion in planned renovation and construction were approved for 2014 Educational Facility Improvement Grants.

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