Grace Jeffers is a Design
Grace Jeffers is a Design Historian with 20 years of experience studying materials and pioneering plastics conservation.
Grace Jeffers will be presenting her talk: Global Forestry 101
Learn about the laws that are cracking down on the trade in endangered and threatened trees and illegally sourced wood. Before you spec that zebrawood desk – join us for this CEU.
AIA and IDCEC credits available
(Wednesday) 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University
17 Pearl Street Northwest Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Join IIDA MI at the
Join IIDA MI at the beautiful Downtown Market in Grand Rapids to celebrate an evening of design! Share the impact of design in Michigan as we recognize award winning interiors with our members.
5:30 – 6:30 pm | Networking and Happy Hour – Cash Bar with beer, wine, and signature cocktail.
6:30 – 7:00pm | Buffet dinner. Serve yourself and be seated for the ceremony.
7:00p – | Program begins. *There will be a 15 minute intermission during the awards ceremony.*
Creative black tie attire. Ticket price includes two (2) drink tickets and FREE parking.
(Thursday) 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Details to Follow!
Details to Follow!
(Friday) 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
IIDA Michigan invites all design
IIDA Michigan invites all design students to join us for an engaging event expanding your furniture knowledge with leading manufacturers! We will focus on the many facets of craft, and how that is integrated through materiality, design, research, and technology. We will peek behind the curtain, and expose students to a day of deep design thinking with our hosts Haworth & Steelcase. Please plan to arrive at Steelcase at 8:30am, and bus transportation will be provided to and from Haworth. We look forward to seeing you there!
Schedule for the Day:
- 8:30 am Meet at Steelcase Parking Area (please see highlighted map), and board transportation to Haworth.
- 9:00 am Arrival and Welcome at Haworth. Light breakfast included.
- 9:05 am Activities at Haworth
- 12:00 pm Transportation to Steelcase. Boxed lunches will be provided.
- 1:00 pm Arrival and Welcome at Steelcase.
- 1:05 pm Activities at Steelcase
- 4:00 pm Wrap Up and Transportation back to Parking Area
(Friday) 8:00 am - 4:30 pm