Interior Design Update 08.2018
Sep 16 - 19 | Toronto Marriott Downtown
Travel Subsidy Available
IDC is committed to supporting the diversity of individuals and organizations working to strengthen the interior design profession. The Coast-to-Coast Travel Subsidy affords those IDC members who might otherwise not be able to attend, the opportunity to represent their organization at IDC’s inaugural Design Symposium and Annual General Meeting.
Sep 26 | Edmonton Expo Centre, Northlands Park

Oct 4 | Calgary | BMO Centre Stampede Park
Pre-Registration Available
for Members!

Pre-registration includes 1 complimentary drink ticket and an IDA gift bag.
Urban Encounters is a table top trade show held in two locations (Edmonton and Calgary). The main focus is two-fold. Firstly, it is held to showcase the latest products and services for commercial and residential suppliers to the Alberta Interior Design community. Secondly, it is an opportunity to bring the design and supply community together in an informal, social atmosphere to help in the establishment of mutually beneficial client-vendor relationships.
At the door registration pricing:
$5.00 per member
$10.00 per non-member
MASI Design Awards Gala
Oct 18 | 6 - 11 pm

IDAS Tradeshow and CEU Day
Oct 19 | 9 am - 9 pm

Regina, SK
We are happy to announce the 2nd annual MASI Design Awards. 2018 will be hosted by our partner association the IDAS this year in Regina, SK.

Do you think you have what it takes?

Submit your projects today to!

Note: Submission deadlines have been extended to August 14th (from July 31st)
BUILDEXCalgary 2018
Nov 7 - 8 | BMO Centre | Calgary, AB
Hear from industry leaders in the heart of the tradeshow floor. Featuring a roster of technical sessions, visit the PerformEX stage to expand your knowledge on building code, renewables, accessibility and barrier free design, in addition to other areas impacting the way we design, construct, and manage our provinces buildings.
Event Recap
2018 Hard Hat Party Sponsors

Thank you to all of our generous sponsors for making the 2018 Hard Hat Party a great success!
Diamond Sponsors
First Capital
Points West Marketing
Solutions Business Interiors
Wilmax Construction

Silver Sponsors
Carlson Construction
Govan Brown
Prologic Construction
Seagate Contract Management
Synergy Projects
WOW Lighting

Bronze Sponsors
Bold Design Inc.
Carbon Copy Digital
Elegant Earth
Erv Parent
Julian Tile
Shaw Contract
Gold Sponsors
Armstrong Ceilings
Emcee Construction
GH Construction
Global Furniture Group

Auction Sponsors
Divine Flooring
Excalibur Agency
Julian Tile
Optics Lighting
Points West Marketing
Skylan Agencies
Urban Timber

Through the Hard Hat Party sponsors and the live auction, the IDA was also able to donate $1440.00 to FIND.

Thank you for your support!
Current CEU Cycle Ends December 31, 2018
Please ensure your credit requirements are completed by December 31, 2018.

Unsure of your requirements? Visit our website to confirm.
Application date between
January 16 - July 15
Review of application approval
May 15 - August 15
Registration and Scheduling
July 1 - September 30
Current Openings
Click job title to submit your resume, or visit the Job Board for more information on each opportunity.
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