ACTION: A Field Guide for Assessing Material Health in a Circular Economy
Oct
17
5:00 PM17:00

ACTION: A Field Guide for Assessing Material Health in a Circular Economy

Come join IIDA, Humanscale, and Tarkett for an interactive and exciting panel with a group of sustainability professionals. ACTION: A Field Guide for Assessing Material Health in a Circular Economy is sure to leave you feeling inspired to take simplified actions, empowered with new knowledge, to live a greener life.

Hosted at the Humanscale showroom in Philadelphia, the event will feature a cocktail hour with healthy hors d'oeuvres and a 90 minute Q/A panel discussion. Meet the panelists!

  • ROXANE SPEARS, LEED AP - Vice President of Sustainability for Tarkett North America

  • JANE ABERNETHY, LEED AP - Chief Sustainability Officer, Humanscale

  • BERGEN HUBERT, LEED GA - Manager, Built Environment at Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute (C2CPII)

  • BRITTANY GROSS, LEED GA - Interior Designer & Sustainability Specialist, Voith & Mactavish Architects

All are welcome! Preregistration is required. No tickets will be available at the door.

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NCIDQ PREP WORKSHOP!
Aug
9
to Aug 10

NCIDQ PREP WORKSHOP!

ATTENTION MEMBERS, FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS AROUND EASTERN PA, NJ AND DELAWARE:

The IIDA PA/NJ/DE Chapter in collaboration with Corbett Inc. is offering a two-day intensive workshop to help you prepare for all (3) parts of the exam including focused sessions for the IDFX, IDPX and Practicum 2.0 .

This workshop will be led by a professional instructor from QPrep and will cover a review of the NCIDQ building codes, practice case study questions, handouts, a 40 question PRAC 2.0 quiz (usually $75) and many other things to help you feel confident in passing the exam. The class size is limited to 15 people on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Day 1 - Friday, 08/09 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM Overview

  • Introduction and general exam discussion

  • Discussion on new NCIDQ codes

  • Other usable information

  • Residential Case Study Sample Questions

  • Small Commercial Case Study Sample Questions

Day 2 - Saturday, 08/10 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Overview

  • Discussion of Residential and Small Commercial Sample Questions from the First Day

  • Discuss Large Commercial with Sample Questions

  • Take NCIDQ Sample Questions online with discussion

  • Discuss IDFX & IDPX, references, content and study suggestions

Note: All materials (including Q-Prep Handouts and IIDA notebooks) will be provided for individual use. Lunch and snacks will be provided for both workshop days as well. Participants should plan to bring their own pens, pencils, highlighters, calculator, scale and a laptop/table with charging cords.

About the Q-Prep instructor:

Cheryl DiMenna, ASID, CID received her Interior Design BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA). While in school, DiMenna joined ASID as a Student Member and remained an Associate Member after graduation. She became a Professional Member of the Society upon earning her NCIDQ certification in 1986 and is a Certified Interior Designer in the state of Maryland. DiMenna played a pivotal role in activities that led to passage of original licensure legislation in Maryland. She has served on several committees for the Maryland Chapter, including the Nominating Committee, the Strategic Planning Committee, the Chapter Board for five years, and as STEP Chair for 26 years. DiMenna has been deeply committed to raising awareness of the NCIDQ Exam and emphasizing proper preparation at various colleges and student career days. She was an adjunct faculty member in the Interior Design Department at Harford Community College and has reviewed student portfolios at NeoCon East. Additionally, she has served on the ASID Foundation jury reviewing scholarships and awards for undergraduate and graduate students. She has taught STEP workshops for 18 years and has been a Q-Prep instructor since its inception in 2011.

More about QPrep here: http://www.qprepworkshops.com/home.html

More about Corbett Inc. here: https://www.corbettinc.com/

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TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR THE 15TH ANNUAL IIDA PA/NJ/DE DESIGN AWARDS!
Jun
27
6:00 PM18:00

TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR THE 15TH ANNUAL IIDA PA/NJ/DE DESIGN AWARDS!

Join the IIDA PA/NJ/DE Chapter as we celebrate our 15th year of recognizing design excellence and originality within the Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware area. The 15th Annual Design Awards event will be taking place on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at the Franklin Institute and is sure to be an evening full of spontaneity, exemplary design, and engaging conversation, sparked with just the right amount of imagination.

Please note the following ticket purchasing guidelines:

  • When purchasing IIDA member tickets, you must provide a valid and unique IIDA member number for each member ticket purchased.

  • IIDA Members may NOT purchase tickets at member prices for non-members.

  • When purchasing multiple tickets, you MUST declare the name of the individual that the ticket is for. This must be done for every ticket purchased. Your name must be on the ticket in order to gain admission to the Design Awards event.

  • A limit of (5) tickets total per company can be purchased to ensure that a variety of companies can participate in attending the event.

The IIDA Design Awards Committee reserves the right to refund any ticket which does not comply with the outlined ticket purchasing specifications above.

*Visit our Sponsorship page for information on Sponsorship Opportunities:
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ColorMix
Oct
24
5:30 PM17:30

ColorMix

Join IIDA & Sherwin Williams for a color forecasting event @ the new Yards Brewing Co. Enjoy networking, drinks and food as well as their ColorMix presentation which offers .1 IDCEC CEU credit. #iidapnd #iida #colormix #sherwinwilliams #interiordesign

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