GO PRO/ NYC

GO PRO NYC

Join ASID for the fourth annual GO PRO/NYC, September 18–19, 2014, in New York City. Specifically developed for emerging design professionals, GO PRO/NYC provides the perfect setting to inspire your work and launch your career. 

Learn from industry thought leaders, connect with design professionals, and engage with members of the ASID national team — all with Manhattan as your backdrop.

Embark with ASID on a journey to launch your career with everything that GO PRO/NYC has to offer:

  • PROfessional Development: Discover and learn to convey “The Brand of You” with Aga Artka, Allied ASID, LEED AP, and Jenny Schrank, Allied ASID, and then practice your skills at networking activities hosted or curated by GO PRO.
  • PROcess: Gain professional perspective by following one designer’s path to success as presented by Krista Ninivaggi, founder of K&CO and Contract’s 2014 Designer of the Year.
  • PROduct: Learn about Biomimicry, the innovative design approach that aims to build sustainable solutions based on strategies in nature. Architect, designer and educator Janus Welton, LEED AP BD+C, AIA, and chemist Mark Dorfman of Biomimicry NYC discuss some of the latest trends, including solar cells inspired by leaves.
  • PRO Bono: Marvel as an executive from the Make It Right foundation, founded by Brad Pitt in 2007, describes how the organization builds LEED Platinum certified, Cradle to Cradle-inspired homes and buildings for communities in need.
  • PROject: Experience a ground-breaking design undertaking with one of its lead designers. (TBD)

The registration fee includes access to all conference sessions, as well as breakfast and lunch each day. Each attendee also will receive a free ticket to the closing reception at Axor NYC Design Studio Friday evening (food and beverages provided). Upon completion of the program, attendees will receive up to 0.8 IDCEC-approved CEU credits.

Conference attendees will enjoy a discounted room rate at the GO PRO host hotel. Reservation information will be updated shortly.

2014 SPONSORS

 

Williams-Sonoma, Inc.

 

Cosentino

 

Lighting by Gregory