IIDEX/NeoCon Canada is the place for recognizing the talents and dedication of the design community. It is foremost a time to celebrate the achievements with a multitude of Awards, including:
GREEN BUILDING FESTIVAL AND WORLD GREEN BUILDING COUNCIL RECEPTION
Make sure to attend the “Green” networking event of the year as the Green Building Festival and the World Green Building Summit come together to celebrate sustainable design with an end-of-day cocktail reception. This is a unique opportunity to network with leaders in the sustainable design movement from around the world, including speakers, government officials, decision makers and green design experts. This must attend event takes place on Wednesday, September 23 at 6:00 PM in heritage Court at the Direct Energy Centre. Tickets are $50 in advance and $65 after September 15th. Tickets are available through the IIDEX Registration Section.
2009 ARIDO AWARDS and the IIDEX/NEOCON Canada Innovation Awards
The ARIDO Awards Gala, on Thursday, September 24 at Liberty Grand, Toronto, will celebrate 75 years of interior design excellence and honour past and present top interior designers from Ontario. The Awards will highlight the best of interior design, while the Innovation Awards will recognize outstanding achievements in new product design by Canada’s leading manufacturers and suppliers. Tickets to the gala are available for purchase at arido.ca
12th Annual Best of Canada Design Awards
IIDEX/NeoCon Canada and Canadian Interiors magazine are pleased to announce the 12th Annual Best of Canada Design Awards Celebration! This year will not only recognize outstanding designs in several categories but, for the first time ever, winners will be announced at the special awards celebration instead of beforehand! The celebration takes place on Friday, September 25 from 2:30 to 5:30 PM at the Direct Energy Centre. This year’s awards will be emceed by Glen Baxter from CTV media. Tickets for the Best of Canada Awards are $25 in advance (prior to September 15) and $30 at the door. To purchase tickets to the Best of Canada Design Awards, please visit our Registration Section.
Light Canada Gala and Awards
The IES Toronto Section presents Light and Art as this year’s theme of the Light Canada Gala. The 2009 Gala will celebrate award winning lighting designs plus special programming on the fusion of light and art in design today. This is an illuminating evening filled with great entertainment, gourmet food and maybe a few surprises. The event takes place on Saturday, September 26 at 7:00 PM at the Pantages Hotel. For ticket info visit www.iestoronto.ca