Ask the Professional – a fireside chat series to help design professionals understand roles in the industry.
Join IIDA Professional Development team for a series of Fireside chats to “Ask the Professional”. These informal discussions are meant to be an open forum to answer questions within the industry about roles and responsibilities helping designers figure out where they fit in. Chats would occur once a month and would involve a professional to lead the discussion. Different discussions would include a Sr. Designer, Project Manager, Job Captain, Outside Project Manager, Furniture Dealer with the goal of expanding to Representatives, Manufacturers and General Contractors.
Series 2 – Job Captains
Our panelists will be Nicole Grant with hlw and Cynthia Paredes with Gensler to discuss the role of Job Captains and importance in the process of design. You will also learn how they got started in the role and what it takes to be a Job Captain.