Seminars & Events

Date:

  • Colormix™ 2017 Color Forecast 04/21/2017

    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM | Alden Parkes Seminar Room, 200 N. Hamilton, S Ct 110

    Speakers: Nicole Ruffing - Sherwin Williams

    Event Type: Educational

    Nicole Ruffing

    The state of color has never been more restless.  New spirituality, cultural flux, feisty self-expression and soulful nostalgia are combining to paint an emerging portrait of our shared future. Join Nicole Ruffing, of Sherwin Williams, as she takes us through Colormix™ 2017. This course will take the participant on a visual journey with stimulating imagery, factual statistics and perceptive research that supports the 2017 forecast for color and design trends. We will explore the drivers influencing future color and design trends that include global, technological, historic, psychological and economic factors with specific information on four dominant color stories.

    (0.1 CEU)

    Co-Sponsored with IMC - DesignOnHPMkt

    Additional partnership with Interior Design Society.

    Sponsored By:

    International Market Centers- DesignOnHPMkt Alden Parkes Sherwin Williams  Interior Design Society

  • Photographing your Beautiful Spaces: Hiring The Right Photographer 04/21/2017

    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Alden Parkes Seminar Room, 200 N. Hamilton, S Ct 110

    Speakers: Bert Vanderveen - VanderVeen Photographers

    Event Type: Educational

    Bert Vanderveen

    There’s a lot of work that goes on behind the scenes of an interior design photography shoot before the photographer even shows up. Did you hire the right photographer? Did you negotiate your image rights? Is your room properly staged for photography? VanderVeen Photographer’s Bert VanderVeen explains the ins and outs of hiring the right photographer, how to get what you need from your photographer, and how to make your projects’ photos to be magazine-worthy. There will also be a Q&A with Bert. Refreshments will be served.

    (0.1 CEU)

    Co-Sponsored with IMC - DesignOnHPMkt

    Sponsored By:

    International Market Centers - DesignOnHPMkt Alden Parkes

  • Market Kickoff Party 04/21/2017

    5:30 PM - 7:30 PM | Center Stage between Showplace and Transportation Terminal

    Speakers:

    Event Type: Social, Hospitality

    Come join us as we celebrate the beginning of High Point Market Spring 2017.

    Sponsored By:

  • 2017 WOW Awards Dinner 04/21/2017

    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM | IHFC's - Green Wing, 11th floor, International Ballroom

    Speakers:

    Event Type: Social

    Join WithIt for a special evening honoring women of excellence in the home and furnishings industry. In celebration of our 20th Anniversary we will also honor our founders. Tickets - $150/individual Table of 10 - $1500. WithIt Platinum sponsor: International Market Centers. For more information visit: http://www.withit.org/EventInformation.aspx?event_id=393

    Sponsored By:

    WithIt

  • Complimentary Gourmet Coffee 04/22/2017

    8:00 am - 5:00 pm | 200 N. Hamilton: 3rd Floor Café

    Speakers:

    Event Type: Hospitality

    Start your day off at 200 N. Hamilton with a complimentary coffee.

    Sponsored By:

  • Showplace Complimentary Buyers Breakfast 04/22/2017

    8:30 AM - 9:30 AM | Showplace: Atrium

    Speakers:

    Event Type: Hospitality

    Start your day at Showplace with a complimentary muffins and coffee.

    Sponsored By:

  • Glen & Jamie Design Tour 2017 04/22/2017

    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Suites at Market Square, IHFC, Showplace, etc.

    Speakers: Glen Peloso and Jamie Alexander - Peloso Alexander Interiors

    Event Type: Tour

    Glen Peloso and Jamie Alexander

    Join Glen Peloso and Jamie Alexander, two well-respected names in design, for exclusive tours & events at High Point Market.  Complimentary private showroom tours run through market week and include 4-5 showrooms per day.  Information & free registration at: http://glenandjamie.com/hpmkt  

    Glen & Jamie DesignTour 2017

    Sponsored By:

    Peloso Alexander Interiors

  • Master Class with Bunny Williams 04/22/2017

    10:30 AM - 11:30 AM | Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

    Speakers: Bunny Williams - Bunny Williams Home

    Event Type: Educational

    Bunny Williams

    Running a successful design business requires far more than fabric and furniture savvy and general good taste. With nearly a half century of design experience, a namesake furniture line and nine licensed partnerships under her belt,  Bunny Williams shares her knowledge about avoiding design mistakes, keeping clients happy, getting press, enjoying fruitful partnerships and becoming a brand.

    (0.1 CEU)

    Sponsored By:

    IMC - DesignOnHPMkt

  • Turning a Creative Eye into a Successful Career: 10 Questions for David Phoenix 04/22/2017

    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM | Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

    Speakers: David Phoenix - David Phoenix Inc.
    Newell Turner - Hearst Design Group - Veranda

    Event Type: Educational

    David Phoenix Newell Turner

    In a lively Q&A program, Los Angeles-based interior designer David Phoenix, of David Phoenix Inc., has answers for every creative soul. Based on his experiences working with a roster of clients and his debut furniture collection for Hickory Chair, David’s story is filled with real life lessons and “only-in-Hollywood” anecdotes. Newell Turner, Editorial Director of the Hearst Design Group, will lead this discussion with David.

    Sponsored By:

    Hickory Chair IMC-DesignOnHPMkt Hearst Design Group - Veranda

  • 2017 Color, Material, and Surface Trends 04/22/2017

    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM | Alden Parkes Seminar Room, 200 N. Hamilton, S Ct 110

    Speakers: Kathy Andersson

    Event Type: Educational

    Kathy Andersson

    Join color marketing expert Kathy Andersson in a visually rich presentation exploring color, materials, and surface trends in 2017. Kathy Andersson will provide expert insight on color choices, surface applications, and materials influencing tomorrow’s consumers, as well as costly pitfalls to avoid when making design decisions.  By the end of this seminar you’ll have the tools to help you better communicate with manufacturers and customers about your color decisions. There will be a Q&A at the end with Kathy. An afternoon pick-me-up will be served.

    (0.1 CEU)

    Co-Sponsored with IMC - DesignOnHPMkt

    Sponsored By:

    International Market Centers - DesignOnHPMkt Alden Parkes

High Point Market brings a strong series of original programming that will appeal to designers, buyers and retailers this summer – offering attendees a wealth of choices to connect with peers, become educated on industry trends, earn CEU credits and get insights on important issues impacting the future. Take advantage of these great resources, register to attend Market today!