Seminars & Events

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seminars

  • Smart Home is Coming Home – Are You Ready? 10/16/2017

    4:00 PM - 5:00 pm | Suites at Market Square Seminar Room (SAMS T-1014)

    Speakers: Jasmine Jaco - CUR8

    Event Type: Educational

    Jasmine Jaco

    A thought provoking presentation on the future of smart home and the impact of its evolution on nontraditional players including interior designers, product designers, and home-goods retailers. Innovation in smart design is changing the very fabric of our built environments. As smart gadgets become smart furniture and smart home just becomes "home", it's time to get involved. Let's talk about what's in it for you and how to get started. 

    Sponsored By:

    IMC - DesignOnHPMkt CUR8

  • Forward Thinking: Emerging Trends at Market with Stacy Garcia 10/17/2017

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

    Speakers: Stacy Garcia - Stacy Garcia Inc. & Life-Styled.net

    Event Type: Educational

    Stacy Garcia

    Join us for a visual journey as world-renowned designer, Stacy Garcia teaches how to decipher the under current of trends happening at market. What’s the secret? Hear it for yourself from the master of trend-forecasting as she presents an overview of emerging trends. Discover new product lines and market takeaways you may have missed! Learn to make meaningful, lasting selections of color, pattern and material as Garcia shares visually impactful examples of how each trend translates into the world of home furnishings and interiors. As an exclusive offer, Stacy will be providing a digital trend report to all presentation attendees.

    (0.1 CEU)

    Sponsored By:

    IMC - DesignOnHPMkt

  • 34 Years of Family, Friends and Creative Evolution - Tips from Vietri's Founder! 10/17/2017

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

    Speakers: Susan Gravely - Vietri

    Event Type: Educational

    Susan Gravely

    Join Susan Gravely, the founder of VIETRI, for an informative and interactive seminar about the beginning of VIETRI, the years of economic changes and how we stayed on trend, maintained a solid and faithful customer base though it changed with new generations – and always with friends and fun. A question and answer segment will follow.

    (0.1 CEU)

    Susan Gravely

    Sponsored By:

    IMC - DesignOnHPMkt Alden Parkes

  • Suite Spot Tour with Gary Inman - The Art of Fine Living (RSVP) 10/17/2017

    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Tours will depart from the Top floor of the Suites at Market Square

    Speakers: Gary Inman - The Art of Fine Living

    Event Type: Tour

    Gary Inman

    Designers, bloggers and social media maestros not only have their finger on the pulse of what is hot today, they influence consumer demand tomorrow.  To get a first-hand look at what designer Gary Inman, of The Art of Living, thinks is hot at High Point Market this fall, by spending an hour on an intimate guided tour with him. Gary will show you his favorite finds on all three floors of The Suites at Market Square!

     RSVP Here!

    Gary Inman, The Art of Fine Living

    Nationally recognized for his erudite designs that embody innovation and the best of the past, Gary Inman has successfully merged his lifelong appreciation of beauty with his scholarly understanding of architecture and antiquities. He is an award-winning designer, author, and professional speaker whose work has been published in Verandah, House Beautiful, Elle Decor, The Washington Post, Southern Accents, Traditional Home, Hotel Design, Home & Design and many others. Inman serves as a national spokesperson for ASID; is a board member of Southern Innkeepers, America’s oldest lodging association; and has contributed to several books, most recently writing the introduction for, Bespoke: Furniture from 101 International Artists. He is a pioneer of the narrative design movement with a prolific portfolio of projects richly imbued with stories. Mr. Inman is the creator and editor of The Art of Fine Living, a blog that advocates design as an essential element of the well-lived life.

    Suite Spot Tours - Gary Inman

    Sponsored By:

    IMC - DesignOnHPMkt

International Market Centers and DesignOnHPMKT bring a strong series of original programming that will appeal to designers, buyers and retailers this fall – 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.