november, 2020

10nov(nov 10)12:00 pm13(nov 13)5:00 pmInsight | Virtual Professional Development Conference

Event Details


Join IIDA Michigan November 10th-13th for INSIGHT, a week of professional development for designers! Throughout the week, top professionals in their field will share diverse insights on our industry. Our keynote speaker, Amanda Schneider, President of ThinkLab, will kick off this exciting event as she shares data and insights on the current state of design in 2020. Presentations will provide participants with up to 5 hours of CEU credits. Wrapping up the week will be a Student | Professional Panel Discussion focused on emerging professionals entering the virtual workplace.

Check out our Event Schedule below and register today!

Tuesday, November 10
12:00pm-1:00pm Keynote Presentation : The Future of Design in North America
Amanda Schneider, Founder – ThinkLab

4:00pm-5:00pm Material Health & Historic Architecture
Ann Dougherty, General Manager of Sustainability – Roppe

Wednesday, November 11
12:00pm-1:00pm Discovering the Power of Transformational Leadership
Mike Patrick, VP of Leadership Training for Milliken

4:00pm-5:00pm Climate Take Back: How your specification can stop climate change
Lisa Conway, VP of Sustainability – Interface

Thursday, November 12
12:00pm-1:00pm Optimizing the Workplace for Innovation: Using Brain Science for Smart Design
John Scott, Senior Workplace Design Strategist | Ideation

4:00pm-5:00pm The Visual Age, Color + Design Vision 2021
Royce Epstein, A+D Design Director – Mohawk

Friday, November 13
12:00pm-1:00pm Joining the Virtual Workplace: Professional Discussion
Professional Panelists:
Haley Driscoll, NCIDQ, IIDA, CHID Principal, Health Sciences – NORR
Lily Diego, Design Director, Senior Associate – Gensler


10 (Tuesday) 12:00 pm - 13 (Friday) 5:00 pm