IIDEXCan_Black-209x123 IIDEX is a trade show and conference that brings together over 15,000 interior designers, architects, landscape architects, lighting designers, industrial designers, facility managers, developers, and business executives; 350 exhibitors and their innovative products; world-class keynote speakers; immersive feature exhibitions; over 50 professional accredited seminars; parties; award ceremonies; tours; and more. iidexcanada.com
The Association of Registered Graphic Designers (RGD) works to establish and promote professional standards and best practices in the graphic design industry. Representing 3,000 design practitioners, firm owners, managers, educators, students and more, the Association is a hub for the creative community, fostering knowledge sharing, continuous learning, research, advocacy and mentorship. RGD publishes a variety of resources and hosts PD events ranging from lunchtime webinars to the annual DesignThinkers Conference. rgd.ca

The Interior Design Show is Canada’s premier showcase of new products, innovative designers and avant-garde concepts from North America and beyond. For one weekend each January, the city of Toronto is filled with industry superstars, cutting-edge emerging names, design-savvy consumers and top media outlets. And for 3.5 action-packed days, the Interior Design Show shapes the design world for the year to come. interiordesignshow.com


Print Design Exchange is Canada’s only museum dedicated to the pursuit of design excellence and preservation of design heritage. At the crossroads of multiple disciplines from furniture design and architecture to graphic design and fashion, DX exhibitions, talks and educational programming reflect contemporary culture. Located in downtown Toronto, in the historic Toronto Stock Exchange building, DX annually attracts thousands of visitors of all ages. dx.org
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With its marquee events during NYCxDESIGN, WantedDesign is a platform dedicated to promoting design and fostering the international creative community at large throughout the year.

The WantedDesign team is happy to announce the fifth edition of WantedDesign/Manhattan, May 15th to May 18th, 2015 at the Terminal Stores building in West Chelsea, New York City. The early bird application fee ends on December 15th so please contact us soon if you are interested in participating. Also in May 2015, and for the second year, WantedDesign extends its vision by organizing a multidisciplinary design destination at Industry City in Sunset Park, Brooklyn (WantedDesign/Brooklyn, May 9th-19th), bridging art and design, involving design schools and bringing together the NYC creative and design community, creating an inspiring Brooklyn hub for the NYCxDESIGN 10 day celebration. www.wanteddesignnyc.com

 Logo01b Hot Pop Factory is a design firm that specializes in the creative uses of 3D printing. We work with designers, artists and creative agencies to develop custom products, artwork and interactive experiences that take advantage of high tech fabrication techniques like 3D printing. Hot Pop Factory is our fabrication partner providing fabrication services for laser cutting, 3D printing, CNC milling, and other shop tools from their affiliated Toronto studios for all TO DO 15 registrants. hotpopfactory.com/
 baron-titre Baron is a magazine about design, culture, and business, based in Montreal, and soon in Toronto. Baron is your global briefing on design, culture & business. Baron is proud to be a media partner for TO DO 2014. baronmag.ca | baronmag.com

 Archello_Logo_wit_cmyk-209x123pixel Archello is the platform for architecture and design. Discover and present the world’s projects and products. Archello’s Mission: To connect the whole built environment and make the industry more transparent and efficient. archello.com
Designlines_Logo2013 Published by AZURE four times a year, DESIGNLINES is the ultimate guide to Toronto’s best contemporary furniture showrooms and home and lifestyle shops. Each issue provides reviews of top design stores along with stylish restaurants, new architectural projects and cutting-edge art galleries.DESIGNLINES spring and fall issues are packed with modern-living ideas for urban dwellers kitting out their apartments and condos, or houses designed by some of the best local architects. They also spotlight the city’s rising design talents as well as best new products and where to find them. Each year they publish The Guide, an issue that’s devoted to exploring T.O.’s eight-plus design districts. This walking guide points out the hottest places to shop, eat and drink in each neighbourhood. www.designlinesmagazine.com
winterstations_logo RAW Design, Ferris + Associates and Curio have launched Winter Stations, an open international design competition challenging artists, designers, architects and landscape architects re-imagine the life guard stands on Toronto’s waterfront as “temporary wintertime installations” that “inject color, movement, humor and more into the landscape.” The theme is “Warmth,” and there is no limit to the size of the installation, but the jurors will take durability and constructibility into account. The selected installations will be built in February 2015. Registration is now open and submissions are due December 5, 2014 with winners announced in early January 2015. winterstations.com

ARTS THREAD bridges the gap between education and the creative industry. For the first time ever, design students, graduates, universities, schools and the creative industry can network worldwide.

ARTS THREAD is the world’s only creative graduate website. www.artsthread.com