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IDC Benchmarking and Best Practices Report

IDC Benchmarking and Best Practices Report

The Benchmarking and Best Practices Report, published in March 2020, has been shared with those members who participated in the research gathering survey last summer, and is now available for purchase to all members.

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IDC 2020 Design Symposium Cancelled

IDC 2020 Design Symposium Cancelled

After careful consideration, and in consultation with our Design Symposium sponsors, in accordance with health guidance from the Government of Canada and the World Health Organization, IDC has made the difficult decision to cancel this year’s Design Symposium.

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Success at DesignEx Vancouver Island

Success at DesignEx Vancouver Island

On March 12th, IDC and the IDIBC Vancouver Island Chapter hosted another edition of DesignEx, bringing together IDC members, manufacturers, suppliers, and industry representatives on Vancouver Island, B.C. With over 145 designers in attendance, the event was held at...

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2020 VODA Judges and update on submission fees

2020 VODA Judges and update on submission fees

Applications for the Value of Design Awards (VODA) are still open, but entry fees have been suspended this year, due to the changing nature of COVID-19 and its effect on businesses and interior designers across the country. To honour and celebrate our community’s...

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Interior Designers of Canada COVID-19 update

Interior Designers of Canada COVID-19 update

Interior Designers of Canada (IDC) is closely monitoring the evolving Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and wants to assure members that everyone’s health and safety is of highest importance to us. In response to the changing nature of current events, and...

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events

  1. Jun

    4

    Webinar: Transforming Aging through Healthier Design

    This presentation will examine aging from a physiological, sociological, and economic perspective.

  2. Jun

    9

    Webinar: Residential Building Permit Fundamentals

    This presentation will cover how to prepare for the ‘building permit’ COVID-19 backlog, how to get your permit ready and how to make it easy, building permit basics, when do you need a building permit, and the latest changes to the building permits.

  3. Jun

    18

    Webinar: Mess is Stress

    Modern workplace environments show a growing trend in the integration of home-like amenities into productive workspaces.

  4. Jun

    25

    Webinar: Designing for Behavioral and Mental Health

    This course provides an in-depth examination of statistics surrounding behavioral and mental health (BMH) as well as facilitating treatment through successful BMH design.

  5. Sep

    17

    LivABLE Environment Conference

    The LivABLE Environment Conference is the first of its kind in Canada. A gathering of like-minded industry leaders and influencers from across the country, the conference aims to let professionals know that they CAN help people Age and Live in Place.

  6. Sep

    23

    IPAX USA, Canada & Americas Property Expo

    IPAX USA, Canada & Americas Property Expo in association with The Interior Designers of Canada takes place on 23rd September at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto.