Call for Presentations: NeoCon 2020

Aug. 14, 2019

Submissions are now being accepted for the biggest event of the commercial interior design industry, NeoCon, which will take place June 8-10, 2020.

NeoCon, the biggest event for the commercial interiors industry, is currently seeking submissions for its 2020 conference program for next year’s show, taking place June 8-10.

Approaching its 52nd edition, the annual event attracts more than 50,000 design professionals from around the world who ascend theMART in Chicago to take advantage of the NeoCon experience.

Since 1969, NeoCon has worked to provide programming across a range of educational tracks and categories that offer expertise and insight on today’s most relevant architecture and design topics. This includes keynote presentations, over 100 accredited CEU seminars, designer-led tours and more.

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The 2019 program, held June 10-12, was no exception and offered a glimpse into what attendees can potentially expect for 2020. Prominent 2019 speakers included industrial designer and design strategist Todd Bracher; founder of Studio O+A, Verda Alexander; and Robin Standefer and Stephen Alesch, founders of Roman and Williams Buildings and Interiors.

Selected speakers for NeoCon have access to influential visibility in the commercial interiors industry, contribute to the advancement of their profession, and have the chance to shape the discourse at the show and beyond.

If interested in presenting, you must complete the application by Sept. 30 for your program to be considered. The final program selections and notifications will be made in December. For more information on guidelines and specifics, visit or

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About the Author

Adrian Schley | Associate Editor

Adrian Schley is an Associate Editor for i+s, where she has been covering the commercial interior design industry since 2018. Her work can also be found in BUILDINGS and Meetings Today. 

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