2019 Annual Conference
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Professor of Spatial Practice
Research coordinator, Nga Pae Mahutonga - The School of Design
Julieanna Preston is a Professor of Spatial Practice at Toi Rauwharangi/ College of Creative Arts, Massey University, Wellington, Aotearoa/ New Zealand. Spanning across architecture, art and philosophy, her research draws from her background in interior design, building construction, landscape gardening, material processes and performance writing. Julieanna has delivered live art performances and lectured on her creative and scholarly works in the United
States, UK, Sweden, Australia, Scotland, Norway, The Netherlands, Canada, Germany and New Zealand. Her primary contribution as an educator stretches from PhD supervision to the new Master of Fine Arts (art and design), the Master of Design and the Postgraduate Diploma in Design.
Registration opens in January 2018.
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With the Annual Conference mobile app, you can:
- Stay organized with up-to-the-minute Exhibitor, Speaker, and Event information
- Receive important, real-time communications from IDEC
- Build a personalized schedule and bookmark exhibitors
- Take notes and download event handouts and presentations
- Rate and comment on the sessions you attend
- Locate sessions and exhibitors on the Westin River North venue map
- Find attendees and connect with your colleagues
- Stay in-the-know and join in on the conversation using the Social Media icon
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Sheraton Charlotte Hotel
555 South McDowell Street
Charlotte, North Carolina, 28204
Phone: (704) 372-4100
*Hotel rates available soon
The IDEC Annual Conference draws on average more than 350 of the most influential interior design educators to its location - and North Carolina will be no different. Be a part of the advancement of interior design education, scholarship, and service this year.
The Interior Design Educator's Council values the recognition of excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service from both its own membership and the larger international design community. Awards will be presented at the 2019 Annual Conference.
- Service Award
- Merit Award
- Presidential Award
- Teaching Excellence Award
- Scholarship Excellence Award
- Community Service Award
- Book Award
- Media Award
- Partners in Education Award
- Industry Merit Award
- Institutional Merit Award