September, 26 to 27, 2013
Direct Energy Centre, Toronto
As Canada’s largest National Design + Architecture Expo and Conference, IIDEX Canada brings together more than 15,000 interior designers, architects, facility managers, real estate and business executives in a national forum which powers the design industry in Canada. During two action-packed days in September, IIDEX Canada’s 350 exhibitors showcase hundreds of innovative products and services, from all areas of design – workplace, hospitality, retail, healthcare, lighting and sustainable design, while our CEU accredited international conference program ensures attendees receive expert advice on the issues shaping this rapidly changing industry. IIDEX offers numerous opportunities to network through receptions, award ceremonies and tours. Now in its 28th year, IIDEX holds a unique position in the Canadian design industry as the only major design exposition owned by a professional association, Interior Designers of Canada.
Joining forces for the first time, Interior Designers of Canada (IDC) and Architecture Canada | RAIC are pleased to announce a historic new collaboration as co-presenters of IIDEX Canada, Canada’s National Design + Architecture Exposition & Conference. The move promises to bring the two professions closer together, fostering knowledge sharing, innovation and growth within the Canadian design landscapes.
IIDEX Time Line
1984 – IIDEX founded by ARIDO, the Association of Registered Interior Designers of Canada.
1998 – MMPI Canada was contracted to manage the IIDEX creating IIDEX/NeoCon Canada
2010 – Ownership of IIDEX/NeoCon Canada transferred to IDC, the Interior Designers of Canada
2012 – IDC, Interior Designers of Canada and Architecture Canada | RAIC become co-presenters of IIDEX
15, 000 trade attendees from the interior design, architecture, facilities and related business sectors
2 Day Exposition / 4 Day Conference
200,000 sq. ft. of exhibits
75+ CEU accredited seminars
4 international keynotes