- To meet fellow Interior Designers, Architects + Home Decor Professionals in the IDC community.
- To Shop the Design Center at The Merchandise Mart, located in Chicago’s historic Merchandise Mart. Our mission as the Expert and Best is to have the knowledge and where for all of resources. The Design Center at The Merchandise Mart has five floors constituting the world’s largest and finest design center, offering the most comprehensive concentration of home furnishings under one roof. With 150 showrooms and 2,500 product lines of luxury furnishings, fabrics, wall and floor coverings, casual/outdoor furnishings, art, antiques, accessories and more, it is the ultimate resource for design professionals to take discerning homeowners. Designer Showrooms
- Many of the states or provinces that have laws regulating the practice of interiordesign and/or the use of a title require continuing education as a condition of renewal. If you practice in one or more of these states or provinces. IDC Chicago is offering Continuing Education Units (CEUs) which will help you meet your state specific requirements.
- “The evidence unmistakably indicates that you have to spend money in order to make money.” – Srully Blotnick
- What looks like a loss may be the very event which is subsequently responsible for helping to produce the major achievement of your life.
- SketchUp is the finest (and most innovative) tool available for anyone designing anything from coffee pots to skyscrapers.”
– McCall & Associates If you redecorate living rooms, design the world tallest skyscrapers, or invent new furniture – IDC Chicago offers two levels of Google Sketch Up education. Basics of Google SketchUp and Advanced Google SketchUp.
- Take your life and business to the next level.
- Mingle with thousands of building professionals from all over the world who will come together at Greenbuild for three days in Chicago for educational and networking events.
- Enter the Design Challenge –and attend the Design Dinner. With Design Challenge presentations by teams, Judges, and awards.
- The architecture of Chicago has influenced and reflected the history of American architecture. Will you ever have this opportunity for Education, Business Connections, Networking, Shopping, Industry Parties, IDC Luncheon with Twitter Friends, and Dinner at these low travel rates? The Tremont IDC rate ends NOV. 1