IIDA contributor Irena Frumkin reflects on how this year has taught us that we simply can’t predict the future—but we can adapt our design thinking to ensure the future is healthier, more sustainable and more connected.
Guest Jane Rohde talks about her new CEU on resilient flooring with the Resilient Floor Covering Institute. Get a crash course on some of the material covered in this distance learning opportunity and learn some of the in’s and out’s about the materiality, sustainability and performance of resilient floorcoverings.
Royce Epstein and Rami Vagal offer their insights into the role that carpet and flooring can play in protecting the health of people and the planet in the COVID era, as well as the inspiration behind their new collections.
Decorative laminates and composite woods are some of the most sustainable choices for materials. Find out what makes them such a great choice in the fight against climate change and how they can impact human health in this discussion with guest Kenn Busch, founder of Material Intelligence.
How are approaches to sustainability in design shifting as we navigate a changing world? Read what leading design experts are saying as part of IIDA’s ongoing webinar series, Collective (D)esign, launched as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
How can designers tell if a product is truly sustainable or if it’s just been greenwashed? Join Chief Content Director Robert Nieminen as he talks with Brad Miller and Jennifer Wammack of BIFMA about product sustainability standards.