The IIDA Student Mentoring Program is one of the most dynamic mentoring programs in the Interior Design industry. Throughout the country, IIDA pairs more than 1,000 students and mentors, taking students out of the classroom and into the real world of interior design. IIDA will match design students (mentees) with mentors – interior design professionals, manufacturer representatives, dealers, and interior design educators – for one day of job shadowing. IIDA pairs students with mentors based on location. After students and…
Wednesday, March 27 2019 | 5:00 pm — 8:00 pm
ROCHESTER CITY CENTER: WHAT’S NEXT 2019
Designing for Social Justice
Citizens around the globe face a wide range of social injustices. Inequities within a community can be the result of systematic racism, sexism, classism, ableism and other biases. Historically, we’ve seen design choices that unfortunately marginalize citizens. This year’s What’s Next panel will discuss how interior design can be used as a tool for social justice.
Christian Perry, Board President – Little Angels of Honduras, Clark Patterson Lee
Jennifer Higgins, Developing Manager, Home Leasing
Anne Weis CID, Interior Designer, LaBella Associates, D.P.C.
Coalesse, Steelcase, Designtex
Architectural Interiors Representatives LLC