Partners & Sponsors
NeoCon is proud to partner with the best organizations and companies in the industry.
NeoCon is proud to partner with the best organizations and companies in the industry.
The American Academy of Healthcare Interior Designers (AAHID) administers the CHID Certified Healthcare Interior Designer® examination. After passing the examination, healthcare interior designers and architects attain the CHID credential. The CHID credential is the industry’s recognized indicator of excellence, commitment, and knowledge within acute, ambulatory and residential care facility design.
The Association for Contract Textiles was founded in 1985 as a not-for-profit professional trade association to address a variety of issues related to contract fabrics. Member companies and individuals are involved in the design, development, production, promotion and application of textiles for commercial environments.
AIA Chicago is the local Chicago chapter of The American Institute of Architects, and serves as the collective voice of nearly 4,000 licensed architects, emerging professionals, architecture students, and allied professionals in Chicago.
The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) advances the interior design profession and communicates the impact of design on the human experience.
BIFMA is the North American Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturer Trade Association and a certified standards writing organization. BIFMA is responsible for industry furniture standards that embody safety, ergonomics, sustainability, and performance, LEVEL furniture sustainability certification, and provides educational outreach and thought leadership to all industry stakeholders.
The Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) is an independent, non-profit accrediting organization for interior design education programs at colleges and universities in the United States and internationally.
CIDQ is the premier certifying organization for interior design professionals. CIDQ develops and administers the three-part NCIDQ Exam, which tests interior designers’ knowledge of core competencies required for professional practice in the industry.
Since 1962, CMG members have been turning a shared passion for color, into business opportunities across all industries. Our members come together at local and international color forecasting events to interpret, forecast, and select colors with the goal of enhancing manufactured goods and services.
Designs for Dignity transforms nonprofit environments through pro bono design services and in-kind donations - empowering lives through design.
Located across from the Chicago Cultural Center at 72 E Randolph, the Design Museum of Chicago inspires, educates, and fosters innovation through design. Through free, short-term exhibitions, engaging public programming, and robust partnerships with other arts, academic, and non-profit organizations, DMoC contextualizes and humanizes design's influence in everyday life.
DIFFA Chicago champions the fight to end HIV/AIDS through awareness, prevention, and the pursuit of a cure. DIFFA Chicago’s purpose is to support programs and ideas that align with Getting to Zero Illinois and that reﬂect a unique or innovative approach to the HIV/AIDS epidemic; projects which incorporate strategic collaboration between agencies or provide treatment, direct care services, preventive education/advocacy programs and outreach to people in the Chicago area who are HIV+, living with AIDS, or at risk of infection.
IFI – the International Federation of Interior Architects / Designers (1963) is the only world-level federation serving the Interiors community’s experts, industry, enthusiasts and policymakers. IFI is an independent body who acts as the ‘UN’ for Interiors worldwide. IFI gathers, builds and shares knowledge and perspectives, through connection and fellowship internationally.
IIDA is the commercial interior design association with global reach. We support design professionals, industry affiliates, educators, students, firms, and their clients through our network of 15,000+ members across 58 countries. We advocate for advancement in education, design excellence, legislation, leadership, accreditation, and community outreach to increase the value and understanding of interior design as a profession that enhances business value and positively impacts the health and well-being of people’s lives every day.
The International Living Future Institute is premised on the belief that providing a compelling vision for the future is a fundamental requirement for reconciling humanity’s relationship with the natural world. Our mission is a society that is socially just, culturally rich, and ecologically restorative.
INDEAL Cares' mission is to support healthy workplace communities for employees within the commercial furniture industry. Our Vision is to transform the health and well-being of employees within the commercial furniture industry in North America - and globally - through a commitment to workplace wellness and holistic health.
mindful MATERIALS’ mission is to reverse the embodied impacts of the built environment by driving the use of regenerative and restorative building products that meet an industry-aligned framework for health, sustainability, and resilience, the Common Materials Framework. mM furthers its mission through a global cross-sector collaboration hub to develop and drive adoption of the common materials framework, which is digitized through its curated digital materials library and connected to industry tools, resources, education, and advocacy for the greater benefit of all. Learn more about mindful MATERIALS and the CMF at mindfulmaterials.com.
A collaboration of minds within the contract interiors industry with a passion to better our own companies and the industry as a whole.
For more than thirty years, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has utilized LEED, the world’s most widely used green building system, to revolutionize the planning, construction, and maintenance of buildings, cities, and communities. Over 120,000 buildings are LEED-certified globally, making LEED an internationally recognized symbol of sustainability achievement and leadership.
The Workplace Solutions Association (formerly IOPFDA) supports the workplace solutions channel, offering education, government advocacy, and networking. Members enjoy exclusive perks including discounted health insurance, training and event opportunities, and valuable industry resources. WSA’s mission: advocate for the industry, providing resources and connections to elevate members’ business success.
AN Interior, a design and culture magazine, showcases pioneering interiors, furniture, and objects, focusing on the intersection of architecture and design. A sister publication of The Architect’s Newspaper, it offers a bi-annual print edition and weekly online updates, targeting architects and design professionals. The magazine highlights innovative spaces, products, and events, and engages its audience through social media and showroom crawls.
Archello is making the process of finding, selecting and connecting with product manufacturers easier, faster and more effective for design professionals.
With over 3.7 million registered users, Archiproducts is the international architecture and design network where brands get global reach, connect with qualified leads, and empower their brand awareness worldwide. Join us and discover how to maximize your online visibility and reach an extensive audience of architects and designers, and how to create your own BIM product library with our support.Learn more about Archiproducts
With over 3.9 million annual engagements, ARCHITECT delivers the most cutting-edge news and insights while keeping a pulse on cultural and technology trends. As the leading authority on the future of architecture and design, ARCHITECT showcases the most compelling and innovative ideas, projects, technology, products, thought leaders and opinion makers.
The Architect’s Newspaper serves up news and inside reports to a niche community of architects, designers, engineers, landscape architects, lighting designers, interior designers, academics, developers, contractors, and other parties interested in the built urban environment. The Architect’s Newspaper delivers quality news and cultural reporting through print, web, newsletter, or Twitter—all the news you want, in all the ways you want to get it.
AZURE is an award-winning, international magazine with a focus on contemporary architecture and design. In six visually stunning issues a year, we deliver coverage of architecture, interiors, product design, landscape design and urbanism. Through profiles of top architects and designers, stories about transformative projects, and trend news from major design fairs around the world, AZURE anticipates the future, provides invaluable insight and shines a spotlight on the issues, ideas and people that matter. AZURE is proud to be eco-friendly. The print edition of the magazine is produced using 100% FSC-certified recycled paper, soy-based ink and renewable energy at printing.
Business of Home is the home industry's leading business media brand, delivering essential news, analysis and insights to interior designers and trade professionals.
Delve Magazine is a feature-focused magazine serving the Contract Design industry. People, places and product - learn whats new!
DesignApplause (DA) is a design and architecture online narrative with nearly 5,000 interdisciplinary photo-rich articles and editorials. from interviews with significant creative forces such as founders/owners, architects, artists, critics/curators, designers, educators, historians and producers, to the discovery of front-line architecture and innovative products, DA is read by a worldwide audience.
Environments for Aging serves an audience of planners, architects, interior designers, community owners and operators, and other professionals immersed in the planning, design, construction, and ongoing operation of senior living communities. The magazine is the industry’s premier source of insight, information, and in-depth coverage of new projects and trends.
Facility Executive is the one-stop source for information on delivering quality design, operation, and maintenance of facilities. Through its print magazine and website Facility Executive provides content aimed at facility decision-makers. Facility Executive addresses the diverse demands and interests of facility management professionals in various industry sectors.
Floor Covering News is the publication more floor covering retail professionals rely on to make smart business decisions. Providing the latest news, education, insights and relevant information to the industry are pillars of FCNews’ content positioning. With exclusive educational selling guides, product guides, retailer handbooks, the industry’s most accurate statistical report, as well as unique features, FCNews is considered the most valuable source of information to help retailers become more profitable and professional.
Floor Covering Weekly (FCW) has been the industry’s leading source for the latest news and information for 70 years. What has kept this publication and all of its platforms at the top? A deep commitment to serving the floor covering specialty retailer drives us every day. FCW keeps a sharp focus on the most relevant content to support the floor covering business from the latest news and trends to successful business strategies, sustainability stories, product innovation, technology and more — all content aimed at helping retailers thrive in today’s competitive environment.
Floor Focus, the leading trade publication for the floorcovering industry offers insightful and extremely relevant articles, up-to-date product information, market sector analysis and design trends featuring designers from across the country. FloorDaily is a must read daily newsletter with up to the minute flooring news as well as interviews from flooring leaders giving first-hand accounts of current business climate.
FLOOR Trends & Installation offers insights and best practices for the selling, specifying and installing of floors in residential and commercial spaces. Our 360-degree coverage examines the design, technological innovations and marketing strategies impacting every area of the flooring business for retailers, distributors, architects, designers, installers, facilities managers, builders and remodelers. We initiate conversations about the future of our industry through videos, podcasts, eNewsletters, webinars, continuing education, and a monthly eMagazine.
gb&d is the leading information source for sustainability professionals. We’re more than a magazine; we’re a resource for the latest facts, education, products, and experts needed to design, build, maintain, and improve the buildings we live, work, heal, and learn in.
Healthcare Design serves an audience of architects, interior designers, hospital administrators, facility managers, engineers, and key members of the construction community as the premier source of insight, information, and inspiration for planning, designing, and constructing new or renovated healthcare facilities.
In 2007 Il Foglio del Mobile was created to offer an expressive forum for the companies of Made in Italy at the time of the Salone del Mobile in Milan. Thanks to its distribution on 28 international markets, in 2012 this vehicle became IFDM, an acronym of the original title that conveys its positioning today: Interior Furniture Design Magazine, now a multifaceted system in which online and print establish a complementary dialogue.
Workplace Insight is one of the world's leading platforms for workplace news, commentary and features. It publishes podcasts, reports, daily updates and now IN and WORKS magazines.
Love That Design is a global interior design platform that showcases the best of what the Design and Construction community has to offer. From large commercial projects, to home-grown designs, we have curated an up to date data repository on those who help bring these works of art to life. From design consultants, project managers, contractors, manufacturers, photographers and products – we want to make sure you know who’s worked behind the scenes and what they have used.
Our media brands comprehensively cover all parts of the workplace/facilities/building infrastructure by segment each month. We reach 100,000+ individuals (FM & A&D) each month through our websites and sector specific newsletters. Our readers are decision-makers who purchase and specify billions of dollars of products and services annually.FMLink
MCD — Medical Construction & Design magazine — the industry’s leading source for current news, technology and methods, reaches all disciplines involved in healthcare design, construction and facility management. Visit mcdmag.com/subscribe to sign up for a free subscription (print or digital).
Metropolis is an internationally recognized design and architecture concentrated magazine with a strong focus on ethics, innovation and sustainability in the creative sector.
MMQB - The latest contract furnishings news and information.
My Resource Library is a robust suite of tools created just for specifiers and the Contract Design industry.
Giving Voice To Those Who Create Workplace Design & Furnishings.
Office Snapshots publishes the best office design projects from around the world and makes hunting for contract office products easy.
Entering its 12th year in print, restaurant development + design is the only publication focused on products and services used in restaurant design and construction. Our mission is to deliver authentic, original content across all platforms to cover trends and topics that facilitate a conversation and an exchange of ideas among restaurant designers, architects, consultants and chain development executives.
Sixtysix is an award-winning design and lifestyle luxury biannual celebrating the modern creative life.
Stone World has been the leading news source serving the international stone industry since its inception in 1984. Its articles cover the production and use of granite, marble, limestone, slate, quartz surfacing and other materials and our readership includes fabricators, architects, installers, importers, distributors and other stone industry buyers, sellers and producers.
VMSD is the must-read media brand for the retail design professionals. Drawing on more than 125 years of history serving the market, VMSD delivers content specifically for retail store creators and design firms.
Work Design Magazine explores the issues that proceed design. Written by practitioners for practitioners our content is a must-read for the workplace industry.
The American Society of Interior Designers is excited to once again be a part of the largest design exposition for commercial interiors and collaborate with NeoCon to promote the value of interior design. Through education, thought leadership, advocacy, community building and outreach, ASID strives to advance the interior design profession and, in the process, to demonstrate and celebrate the power of design to positively change people’s lives. We lead interior designers in shared conversations around topics that matter: from evidence-based and human-centric design to social responsibility, well-being, and sustainability. To become a part of the vibrant ASID community and learn more about ASID, visit asid.org
BIFMA is the not-for-profit trade association for business and institutional furniture manufacturers. Since 1973, BIFMA has been the voice of the commercial furniture industry.
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This year at NeoCon, IIDA celebrates 30 years of driving culture, advancing design education from high school to the boardroom, advocating for the advancement of the profession, collaborating with industry affiliates, and building a better future for all through a greater understanding of interior design.
Interior Design has guided NeoCon audiences with our Show Dailies, daily digital coverage, SELECT partner program and the HiP at NeoCon Awards for many years. Follow Interior Design, as we show you the must-see products and introduce you to the must-know people.
METROPOLIS' mission is to educate the industry on sustainability and wellness, inspiring them to make a meaningful difference. We achieve this through the Sustainability Lab at NeoCon—an immersive exhibit and programming space. Additionally, our special publication, SPECIFY, showcases innovative products that positively impact the world. Join us in shaping a better future through a visit—let's learn, explore, and design a brighter tomorrow together!
i+s exists at the intersection where design meets purpose. Our goal is to connect the design community to the vast web of people, projects, and products that create beauty while making a difference. We are a trusted resource for design inspiration, information and education.
After a wildly successful inaugural year, First NeoCon is back! Hosted by Interior Design, Metropolis, and THE MART, First NeoCon will welcome a select group of 30 talented design professionals to experience NeoCon for the first time. The program offers a comprehensive itinerary led by industry leaders, including editor-led showroom tours and roundtable discussions. It is a unique chance for the participants to learn about the latest products and trends that are shaping the industry, while also building meaningful working relationships with other designers, manufacturers, and industry professionals.