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October 15-17 at the Lowes Santa Monica Beachfront Hotel.

The most efficient and effective process in sourcing or selling new design products and services

For designers this is a time-efficient and pleasant way to meet with cutting-edge vendors specializing in the products you need to create innovative workplace environments.

For vendors this is an opportunity to meet with some of the most influential commercial interior designers working for the most respected A&D firms in North America. 

officeinsight, the sponsor of Design Connect 2017 is a leading trade resource for staying on top of what's new and trending in the industry. Retail Connect Events has produced successful hosted buyer events since 2014. RSD Publishing works with the best design firms and publishes their projects in high qualtiy pictorial books. Together our expertise assures a networking event that perfectly matches vendors and buyers for one-on-one meetings in a relaxed social setting.

Design Connect 2017 provides a venue that allows for the sharing of ideas and knowledge along with the opportunity to forge relationships.

Design Connect 2017 OFFERS:

  • Kick off reception and dinner
  • Peer networking & facilitation events
  • 3 educational Masterclasses
  • The most efficient and effective process in sourcing or selling new design products and services through prearranged one-on-one meetings
  • An app to pre schedule your meetings, manage your calendar etc..
  • A variety of optional PR vehicles to promote your firm to attendees and the industry

For more information please contact Tia Potter at tpotter@connectevents.biz or 917-846-5185 or John Burr at jburr@rsdpublishing.com or 917-596-7595

Buyer (Designer) Benefits

  • Meet with the most innovative design vendors in relaxed, no pressure, no distraction pre-scheduled face-to-face appointments
  • Learn from your peers the latest challenges and trends 
  • Participate in top of mind educational masterclasses
  • And More
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  • Meet one on one with senior level designers working for nationally recognized architectural and design firms
  • Pre-schedule your 20 minute meetings with an app that assures you of meeting the designers you want to meet 
  • Attendance at receptions, networking activities and educational seminars
  • And More

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