Industry

Current Opportunities:

National
March 31, 2019IDC bench marking and best practices survey sponsor
August 1, 2019IDC Design Symposium Keynote Sponsorship
August 1, 2019Coast-to-Coast Sponsorship
August 1, 2019IDC Design Symposium Key Sponsorships
August 1, 2019Design Firms' support IDC National Conference 2019
August 31, 2019Tour Sponsorship for IDC's Design Symposium
August 31, 2019National Emerging Professionals Program (PROpel) Sponsorship
August 31, 2019IDC Design Symposium Wi-Fi Sponsor
August 31, 2019IDC Design Symposium Conference App Sponsorship
August 31, 2019IDC Design Symposium VODA Trophies Sponsorship
October 31, 2019IDC Design Symposium Panel Discussion Sponsor
December 31, 2019Hosting an IDC Board Meeting
British Columbia
March 14, 2019DesignEx | IDC & IDIBC Victoria 2019
Nova Scotia
April 10, 2019IDC DesignEx Halifax 2019
Québec
April 24, 2019IDC Destination DesignEx Quebec City 2019
April 24, 2019Destination DIC DesignEx Qu├ębec 2019


Event opportunities

Sponsorship is an effective way to increase brand recognition and show support for IDC and the interior design profession in Canada. There are various sponsorship opportunities available throughout the year that help you obtain exposure and market your company to the interior design community. For opportunities, please review the IDC sponsorship prospectus.



To learn more about IDC Industry membership, advertising services and event sponsorship opportunities, please contact industry@idcanada.org.




IDC DesignEx Halifax 2019

Event Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Sponsorship Deadline: Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Location: 
Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel, 919 Upper Water St, Halifax, NS B3J 3J5

An alternative to tradeshows, DesignEx is a meet-and-greet event that is open to interior designers, decorators, architects and industry members. Using tabletops instead of booths, attendees are able to showcase new and popular products in an intimate setting allowing for effortless networking.

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Click here to view pictures from past table top events.

Do not miss the new 2019 addition to our program to build new connections and present your brand in Halifax market.

EXHIBITOR AGENDA

1 - 3 p.m. | Move-in and set-up
3 - 6 p.m. | DesignEx Show
6 - 7 p.m. | Move-out and tear-down

 

EXHIBITOR GUIDELINES

Check out the exhibitor guidlines for more information!

 

ROOM RATE AND PARKING

Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel welcomes exhibitors of our event with luxury accommodations, superb amenities and an ideal waterfront location.
We have secured a room rate of $207.00 per night plus applicable taxes, available between April 8-12, 2019.

Please directly call Marriott Reservations at 1(800) 943-6760 on or before Tuesday, March 19, 2019, (the “Cutoff Date”) to make your room reservation. Please identify yourselve as part of the Interior Designers of Canada group or use the direct link below.

Book your group rate for Interior Designers of Canada

A discounted parking rate of $18.00 per night for overnight attendees staying in the hotel will be available. For those arriving the day of the event, a discounted parking at the hotel at $4.00 per hour to a maximum of $27.00 per day (+tax) will be avaialble as well.

Sponsorship Levels

Platinum Sponsor
$8000

Stand out in the community
Only 1 opportunity available, IDC members only
Exhibit space is customizable

  •     First choice of exhibitor space
  •     Sponsor announced during DesignEx : “Brought to you by our Platinum Sponsors”
  •     Large company logo on event signage
  •     Large company logo on on-screen presentations
  •     Large company logo with link on IDC website
  •     Large company logo with link on DesignEx notices and invitations
  •     Opportunity to provide seminar session
  •     Social media announcement of the platinum sponsor
  •     Opportunity to include a handout for every registrant
  •     Complimentary admission for four company representatives
  •     8 complimentary cocktail tickets
  •     Opportunity to participate in the door prize draw
Gold Sponsor
$2000
Exhibit space is 6ft wide x 2.5ft deep. Includes one (1) 6ft wide table
Non-Member Exhibitors can participate at $3000
  •  Second choice of exhibitor space (after platinum sponsors)
  •  Sponsor announced during DesignEx “Thank you to our Gold Sponsors”
  •  Company logo on event signage
  •  Company logo with link on IDC website
  •  Company logo with link on DesignEx notices
  •  Opportunity to include a handout for every registrant
  •  Complimentary admission for two company representatives
  •  4 complimentary cocktail tickets
  •  Opportunity to participate in the door prize draw

Priority given to IDC members for branding on all promotional materials and for selection of the table location.

Silver Sponsor
$1000

Exhibit space is 6ft wide x 2.5ft deep. Includes one (1) 6ft wide table
Non-Member Exhibitors can participate at $1500

  •  Third choice of exhibitor space (after platinum and gold sponsors)
  •  Company name on event signage
  •  Company name with link on IDC website
  •  Company name with link on DesignEx notices
  •  Opportunity to include a handout for every registrant
  •  Complimentary admission for two company representatives
  •  2 complimentary cocktail tickets
  •  Opportunity to participate in the door prize draw

Priority given to IDC members for branding on all promotional materials and for selection of the table location.

Exhibitor
$650

Exhibit space is 6ft wide x 2.5ft deep. Includes one (1) 6ft wide table
Non-Member companies can register at this level for $975

  •     Company name with link included in exhibitor list on IDC website
  •     Company name with link on DesignEx notices
  •     Opportunity to include a handout for every registrant
  •     Complimentary admission for one company representative
  •     Opportunity to participate in the door prize draw

Priority given to IDC members for branding on all promotional materials and for selection of the table location.

Exhibitor Additional Rep
$75
  • Admission for one company representative (available only to table purchasers)
Start Date & Time Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 1:00 PM
End Date & Time Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Contact Barbora Krsiakova
Sponsorship To buy table, please click here
National Industry Partners
Knoll Samsung Caesarstone Canada Midgley Cosentino Altex
Levey Industries Architex Arconas Mohawk Group Hunter Doulgas Shaw Contract
Williams Sonoma For The Trade PC350 Benjamin Moore Upper Canada Forest Products