Support your passion through IIDA Forums. Our members can participate in IIDA through Chapters in nine regions throughout the world. Specialty forums have been established to deliver programs that coincide with specialized areas of practice: Commercial, Education & Research, Government, Healthcare, Hospitality, Residential, Retail, and Facility Planning and Design.
The links below will redirect you to the IIDA International site, where you can connect to resources in each of these forums. Tapping into this network of exclusive contacts puts you in touch with the expertise of our industry's leaders.
For CEU and forum information in your local area or to work with IIDA to develop a program specific to our forums, please contact your local City Center
The Corporate Forum develops dialogue and networking opportunities regarding
well-designed workplaces and their impact on corporate business goals.
The Facility Planning and Design Forum provides a venue for discussion and dissemination
of knowledge specific to the design and planning of corporate, institutional and
production facilities, blending organizational expectations with effective use
The Government Forum enhances the quality of interior design in public and
government facilities at the federal, state, city and local levels through
professional advocacy, member services, and member interaction.
The Healthcare Forum supports design professionals in the challenging and rewarding
field of healthcare design and acts as a source for exploring methods of design
and innovation which create positive, effective healing environments.
This elite group, the Hospitality Forum, provides a venue for discussion,
development and dissemination of knowledge specific to the hospitality industry.
The Institutional Forum enhances the quality, health, and welfare of interior design
in facilities that represent an established organization of a public character.
The Knowledge Forum promotes eduction, awareness and the value of good design
through excellence in undergraduate, graduate, continuing education and
professional development initiatives.
The Residential Forum provides a platform for camaraderie, exploratory discussion
and knowledge sharing about the latest developments in the residential design
The Retail Forum is an arena for sharing information and exchanging ideas to
foster the development of excellence in retail design projects.
The Sustainability Forum seeks to keep individuals apprised of current events,
projects and research concerning this important and growing arena within the
interior design profession.