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ICFF® 2017 Opens Registration, Gets Set to Celebrate its 29th Year
(New York) – January 11, 2017 – ICFF®, North America’s largest and most prestigious series of design events for interiors, today announced that registration is now open for ICFF NYC. The iconic international design show, now in its 29th year, will take place May 21-24, 2017 at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City, bringing together design community leaders from around the world to engage, connect and be inspired.
New for 2017, ICFF NYC will take place all on one level of an expanded show floor. The show will once again connect members of the interior design trade to industy influencers, leading brands, top design focused media and emerging talent through a series of educational programs, including CEU aaccredited sessions, and the always well received ICFF Talks program.
ICFF Studio will return to ICFF NYC. The annual collaboration with Bernhardt Design provides a platform for undiscovered design professionals to engage with the global design community and showcase new prototypes. Also returning is ICFF Schools, a recognition of ideas and talent emerging from top design schools.
“As we celebrate nearly 30 years of ICFF, 2017 is gearing up to be our biggest and best year yet,” said Kevin O’Keefe, ICFF event director. “I’m excited about each new program planned for 2017, as well as welcoming back the veteran programs that our community loves to experience each year. We’re looking forward to a great show and to reconnecting with our ICFF community this May.”
Members of the design trade can visit http://registration.experientevent.com/showicf171/?flowcode=attendee to register for ICFF NYC.
Members of the media can visit http://registration.experientevent.com/showicf171/?flowcode=media to register for a press badge.
ICFF NYC is once again the cornerstone event of NYCxDESIGN. Hosted in New York City, NYCxDESIGN brings together all disciplines of design, commerce, culture, education and entertainment with a full, varied program including exhibitions, installations, trade shows, talks, launches and open studios. NYCxDESIGN 2017 will take place May 3-24, 2017.
Interior Design and ICFF NYC will co-present the annual NYCxDESIGN Awards at the Museum of Modern Art on Saturday, May 20. The awards ceremony will once again be followed by the highly anticipated ICFF MoMA opening night reception.
ICFF® is the premier North American global Design showcase for interior furniture, seating, carpet and flooring, lighting, outdoor furniture, materials, wall coverings, accessories, textiles, kitchen and bath and fabricators, attracting more than 700 exhibitors and 33,000 attendees from around the world. The 29th annual ICFF® in New York is scheduled for May 21-24, 2017 at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. The second annual ICFF® Miami is scheduled for October 3-4, 2017. Visit www.icff.com for more information on NYC and www.icffmiami.com for details on Miami.
ICFF is owned and operated by Emerald Expositions, a leading operator of large business-to-business trade shows in the United States, producing more than 80 trade shows and over 100 face-to-face events in total, including conferences, summits and other events. Emerald Expositions connects more than 335,000 sellers and buyers each year and operates within the U.S. in 10 end markets (Gift, Home, General Merchandise and Manufacturing; Sports & Apparel; Design; Jewelry, Luxury & Antiques; E-Commerce; Creative Services; Licensing; Healthcare; Military; and Food).
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