When: May 14-17
Where: New York City, NY
Web: icff.com

At the forefront of contemporary design, ICFF is a NYC-based showcase flaunting the latest trends and “up-to-the-moment” designs. With more than 33,000 interior designers, architects, and other industry professionals in attendance, as well as 750 avant-garde exhibitors from around the globe, this conference is opportune for creative inspiration and networking. Plus, on Tuesday, May 17, ICFF will open for general public, as well.

AIA National Convention

When: May 19-21
Where: Philadelphia, PA
Web: convention.aia.org

This year the AIA National Convention will be held in Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. This exciting gathering of industry professionals hosting more than 800 exhibiting companies and live broadcasts from ARCHITECT Live allows for simultaneous networking and learning. This year’s keynote speakers, Kevin Spacey (yes, that Kevin Spacey), designer Neri Oxman, and architect Rem Koolhaas, will inspire through their talents as innovators in their fields. Turn to pages 12, 56, and 110 to learn more about the future according to Philly.

When: June 13-15
Where: Chicago, IL
Web: neocon.com

For 48 years, NeoCon has delivered an interior design trade show exhibiting the best and the brightest new designs. With 50,000 design professionals, 500 leading companies, 100+ seminars, and three keynote speakers, NeoCon promises to represent the forefront of changing commercial design and business trends at Chicago’s Merchandise Mart.

Green Sports Alliance Summit
When: June 27-30
Where: Houston, TX
Web: summit.greensportsalliance.org

More than 100 industry leaders in sports sustainability lead the programs of the 2016 Green Sports Alliance Summit, focused this year on The Power of Partnerships. With 700 industry stakeholders in attendance, leadership plenaries, keynotes, breakout sessions, and networking opportunities, this is the world’s largest and most influential gathering to support and educate sports sustainability.