Over 7,000 professional members of the trade attend Professional Trade Day, presented by Miele.

IDS Vancouver Professional Trade Day is reserved to professional members of the design trade. The day is designed to inspire, educate and expose professionals to products, designers and ideas from both international and national perspectives. In addition to the floor exhibits and features, programming on this day includes the AZURE Trade Talks speakers series that takes place on the Caesarstone Stage, The GRAY Conversations Stage programming and Trade Day accredited seminars.

  • Pre-registration by September 1, 2017: FREE
  • All registrations on or after September 2, 2017 (online or on site): $15 + GST *
  • Student registration (on site only with valid photo student identification): $10 + GST**

* Trade registration does not include seminar registration. Trade attendees who also register for accredited breakout sessions will receive complimentary trade registration if registering after September 1.

**Student trade registration with valid photo student identification is intended for interior design, architecture and industrial design students specifically. Student trade registration will not be available online. Please register on site on Friday September 29, 2017.

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1:00pm — 2:00pm

Jaime Hayon

Spanish artist-designer Jaime Hayon was born in Madrid in 1974. Jaime Hayon’s designs created a new wave that blurred the lines between art, decor and design and a renaissance in finely-crafted, intricate objects within the context of contemporary design culture. Jaime’s wide client base spans diverse functions and mediums, including domestic furniture, lighting fixtures, as well as interiors for leading hotels, restaurants and retail establishments worldwide. TIME Magazine and Wallpaper Magazine have included Hayon as one of the most relevant creators of our times.

3:00pm — 4:00pm

Matteo Cibic

Matteo Cibic  is an Italian designer and creative director. He is known for his objects with hybrid functions and anthropomorphic and joyful shapes. He works indiscriminately with industrial processes and small artisans, for luxury brands, collectors and hi-tech companies. His most known projects are the Domsai terrariums, 10A clothing range and the Tim Towers in Rome. His works are displayed in museums, institutions and galleries worldwide.

4:00pm — 5:00pm

The Business of Colour

Join a panel of renowned industry experts and TV personalities for an engaging discussion surrounding the business of colour. Attendees will explore how colour can impact and grow your business, and how designers can leverage trends and inspiration when addressing client needs.

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