CPD Seminar
Furniture: Business Design Technology

Just as interior designers recognize that excellence in design adds value ti their business, the same applies to furniture design. This 2-day seminar illustrates how empowered design, business sensibilities and awareness of the latest technologies are key factors in succeeding in these two related fields. Learn from local and international leaders in designas they discuss the process, complexities, and marketing practices in furniture design, and how they see the future of making things. 

 

5 CPD POINTS
2018 FEBRUARY 17 & MARCH 24
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM | SoFA DESIGN INSTITUTE
EARLY REGISTRATION RATE: PHP 3,000
WALK-IN RATE: PHP 3.500

 

SESSION 1:

2.5 CPD POINTS

FEBRUARY 17, 2018 | 12:00PM - 5:00PM

 

FURNITURE AS A VEHICLE FOR SOCIAL ENTERPRISE

with IDR. IVY ALMARIO

Esteemed interior designer, Ivy Almario, stimulates a dialogue on how interior design elements, specifically furniture, can be an agent for social entrepreneurship. 

 

ESTABLISHING IDENTITY IN THE INTERNATIONAL DESIGN MARKET

with STANLEY RUIZ

Stanlyey Ruiz, an award-winning furniture designer, leads us through the design process of developing a furniture collection within the context of the local and global market. 

 

SESSION 2:

2.5 CPD POINTS

MARCH 24, 2018 | 12:00PM - 5:00PM

 

FURNITURE DESIGN BUSINESS IN THE  PHILIPPINES: MARKETS & OPPORTUNITIES

with NICOLAAS DE LANGE

Nick de Lange, CEO of Designs Ligna, Inc. and Chairman of the Chamber of Furniture Industries in the Philippines discusses the different markets and opportunities for interior designers planning to run a furniture business in the Philippines. 

 

UNDERSTANDING PHILIPPINE  FURNITURE INDUSTRY POLICIES

with SALVIO VALENZUELA

Salvio Valenzuela, Executive Director of the Chamber of Furniture Industries in the Philippines, examines the important legal and technical policies governing the furniture business in the country. 

 

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