Baltimore—The 11th annual NeoCon East, scheduled to take place Oct. 16 and Oct. 17 here at the Baltimore Convention Center, is the premier design exposition and conference for commercial interiors on the East Coast. The two-day trade show will feature more than 250 premium brands and covers a range of sectors, including corporate, government, hospitality, healthcare, institutional and retail interiors.
From product launches to an educational program that includes a multitude of CEU-accredited seminars and special events led by top industry professionals, the 2013 edition is not to be missed.
Show highlights include new state-of-the-art products from 250 plus commercially focused, best in brand exhibitors; a 2013 Conference Program highlighted by keynote speakers, Michael Graves, acclaimed architect & principal of Michael Graves & Associates (Oct. 16 at 11 a.m.); sponsored by CF Stinson; as well as Suzanne Tick, award winning design innovator and principal of Suzanne Tick Inc. (Oct. 17 at 11 a.m.); sponsored by Teknion; more than 30 plus CEU-accredited seminars over 12 different educational tracks with subjects ranging from collaborative office environments to smarter renovations, to the state of design profession to color trends for the contract industry; special GSA features including the largest design expo and conference featuring the largest concentration of products and services under GSA’s Multiple Awards Schedules Program; LEED Green Associate Overview & Exam Prep Workshop, and the IIDA Breaking Boundaries Leadership Breakfast.
The show takes place on Wednesday, Oct. 16 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Thursday, Oct. 17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Seminars begin at 8 a.m.
The location is the Baltimore Convention Center, Halls E, F, G and Swing One West Pratt Street, Baltimore. The convention center is part of a ten-block plus entertainment and cultural destination at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor located two miles away from Baltimore’s Penn Station, a major stop on Amtrak’s Northeast corridor transit line.
Those interested in attending can register by Oct. 9 at neoconeast.com for free; on-site registration is $25. Seminar prices vary. Check neoconeast.com for details. Online show registration is available now. Online registration for show seminars will open in early September.