Tarkett continues virtual NeoConnect conference

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neocon informationSolon, Ohio—With NeoConnect 2020 in full swing, Tarket continues to host new online events highlighting innovations in commercial flooring products. Following is a list of presentations that will reveal even more details on the company’s newest products and Tarkett’s Design for HumanKIND focus:

What’s New From Tarkett

Tarkett designers will share new product designs across soft surface and resilient platforms, all inspired by the future of work/life. Explore how Tarkett is Designing for HumanKIND with every pattern, colorway, technology and innovation.

Presenters are as follows:

  • Tommy Keener, senior director, technical design and innovation, Tarkett North America
  • Vicki Roberson, senior director, product management, Tarkett North America
  • Adrienne Roseman, senior director, product management, resilient products, Tarkett North America
  • Misty Lewis, director of design, soft surface, Tarkett North America
  • Suzanne Tick, founder, Suzanne Tick Inc.

Date: Monday, June 15
Time: 12 p.m -1 p.m. EST

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Asthma & allergy friendly: What it means to the health and well-being of your spaces

Millicent McLane, vice president, sustainability and A&D for Tarkett North America, will discuss what goes into getting a product certified by the Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America, and why Tarkett is committed to achieving these high standards.Date: Tuesday, June 16
Time: 12 p.m. -12:30 p.m. EST

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Creative Hand Lettering

San Diego artist Mollie Garre will demonstrate calligraphy’s use as a creative outlet and mental breather. Participants are invited to gather their brushes and watercolors to hone their design skills with this stimulating introduction to the fine art of hand lettering.

Date: Wednesday, June 17
Time: 1 p.m. -1:30 p.m. EST

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Own Your Journey

Insightful Chicago will lead this discussion among a diverse panel of industry leaders. Learn how Libby Gillen, director, design and development for Tarkett North America, as well as others built strong personal brands within the CRE industry that many of their peers recognized and admired. Also, be sure to check out the second discussion in this series: Pay It Forward.

Date: Thursday, June 18
Time: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. EST

RSVP to derekjayson@icloud.com

Introducing the Light Shift Collection by Suzanne Tick

With a new decade comes fresh opportunity for new perspectives and enlightenment. Learn from designer Susanne Tick how the Light Shift Collection (with both soft-surface and LVT designs) interprets the profound ways light changes throughout the day to dramatically shape our experience of a space.

Date: Monday, June 22
Time: 1-1:30 p.m. EST

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Designing for Safety without Compromising Style

Tarkett’s product designers will share inspiration for using color, texture, custom printing and die-cutting to create effective visual cues that direct foot traffic and support social distancing. Tarkett has a variety of resilient and soft-surface modular products, as well as a free Designer on Demand program, to help designers create flooring layouts that keep their clients and their guests safe.

Presenters are as follows:

  • Leigh Wright, director of product development, LVT, Tarkett North America
  • Traci Kloos, director, marketing, Tarkett North America
  • Emily Jolley, product designer, Tarkett North America

Date: Tuesday, June 23
Time: 2-2:30 p.m. EST

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Introducing SweaterKnit & Gabardine

Get cozy with Tarkett’s latest soft-surface collection, SweaterKnit and Gabardine. You’ll hear from the product designers about their inspiration for each style and get a closer look at their rich texture and softened color palette—a perfect backdrop for supporting wellness in the workplace.

Presenters are as follows:

  • Tommy Keener, senior director, technical design and innovation, Tarkett North America
  • Vicki Roberson, senior director, product management, Tarkett North America
  • Misty Lewis, director of design, soft surface, Tarkett North America
  • Traci Kloos, director, marketing, Tarkett North America

Date: Wednesday, June 24
Time: 1 p.m. -1:30 p.m. EST
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Pay It Forward

Insightful Chicago’s ongoing panel discussion will convene a diverse group of prominent leaders, including Tarkett’s Libby Gillen, to share advice for other members of underrepresented groups on how to succeed in the CRE industry.

Date: Thursday, June 25
Time: 11 a.m.-12 p.m. EST
RSVP to derekjayson@icloud.com

Designing for HumanKIND—Sustainably

Join Roxane Spears, Tarkett’s vice president of sustainability, as she shares the company’s alignment with the UN Global Compact in its Sustainable Development Goals, as well as Tarkett’s commitment to building a circular economy business model. Attendees will hear specific actions the company is taking today to reach its next milestone goals in 2030.

Date: Monday, June 29
Time: 11 a.m.-12 p.m. EST
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Introducing iD Latitude LVT

Join Tarkett for a closer look at its popular iD Latitude LVT. This basic staple always works, bringing timeless design, lasting performance and practical affordability—and now boasts additional certifications for sustainability, health and wellness.

Presenters are as follows:

  • Leigh Wright, director, product development, LVT, Tarkett North America
  • Kelley Bolas, senior product manager, Tarkett North America
  • Emily Jolley, product designer, Tarkett North America

Date: Tuesday, June 30
Time: 1 p.m. -1:30 p.m. EST
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Let’s Talk Lino

Take an in-depth look at why Tarkett’s LinoFloor and LinoWall provide healthier solutions for a variety of projects. From the company’s 120-year-old, all-natural recipe to lino’s built-in antimicrobial properties, this material was designed for today’s health and safety requirements—well ahead of its time.

Presenters are as follows:

  • Janette Murray, senior design manager, Tarkett North America
  • Kelley Bolas, senior product manager, Tarkett North America

Date : Wednesday, July 1
Time : 11 a.m. -11 :30 a.m. EST
Click here to register

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