Emerging Professional Members

National Emerging Professionals Program (PROpel) 

PROpel is an interactive national competition created exclusively for emerging professionals, providing the opportunity for engagement in discussions and connections with influential representatives in the interior design community.

Don't miss your chance to take part in the inspirational and thought-provoking program, presented this year at IDC’s inaugural National Conference, Sept. 16-19, 2018.

Learn more about how to participate in the program by downloading the PROpel guide

To join the PROpel online discussion group, visit our Facebook group

Read the Terms and Conditions to learn who can apply. 

Important Dates:

Feb. 5, 2018 – PROpel program begins

June 15, 2018 – Deadline for first round of proposal submissions

July 15, 2018 – Deadline for second round of proposal submissions

Aug. 1, 2018 – Deadline for final round of proposal submissions

Aug. 15 – Sept. 1, 2018 - Winners notified

Sept. 17-19 – PROpel winners attend IDC’s National Conference


PROpel yourself and your career,
meet industry thought leaders, and more! 



Industry Partners
Architex Shaw Contract Knoll Caesarstone Canada Benjamin Moore Interface
PC350 Williams Sonoma For The Trade Arconas Levey Industries Samsung keilhauer
Midgley Altex Lauzon