Going to Neocon this year? 5 things you NEED to know.

Is that time where the world’s leading platform and most important event of the year for the commercial design industry take place.  It’s NeoCon time!

In case you’re still undecided about whether or not to go or if you already registered to be in there, we have compiled the 5 most important attractions in this year's edition.


This is the 50th edition.

Yes, we know this is the obvious thing to know but is worth to list. The Show celebrated every year since 1969 at the Mart in Chicago, is now open for its 50th edition.

Every year, the show receives hundreds and hundreds of visitors who enjoy and see the innovation of more than 500 companies including established manufacturers in the market as well as emerging companies that choose this space to showcase thousands of new products and services.

The categories that are always present and not the exception this year are Furniture, Fabrics, Flooring, Interior Building Products, Interior Finishes, and Technology.


A redesigned website featuring a new blog.

On the occasion of the 50th edition, they have launched a blog to keep us updated on every detail of the event. It will include also exclusive interviews with top designers, keynote presenters and exhibiting factories will be shared with the community.

They will give us a behind-the-scenes look at all this celebration, subscribe to the blog here so you don’t miss anything http://www.neocon.com/blog/welcome.


Heavyweights companies.

The 50th edition will feature 500 companies including well-known companies such as Herman Miller, Knoll, OFS Brands, Shaw, and Steelcase as well as new showrooms from Scandinavian Spaces and NappaTile.

International companies will be exhibiting for the first time on the 7th floor such as Narbutas Furniture Company (Lithuania), DeVorm (Netherlands), Polarmoss USA (Finland), Luceplan USA (Italy) and Lovair (UK).


Mindblowing Marquee Presentations.

In honor of Neocon’s 50th Edition, they will bring us outstanding keynote presenters this year, Art Gensler, Founder of Gensler; Cindy Allen, Interior Design editor in chief; Nick Thompson, new editor-in-chief of Wired and Carol Ross Barney, Founder and Design Principal, Ross Barney Architects

The Marquee presentations also include panels, talks that will reflect on innovations in the contract industry and discuss the infinite possibilities for the future of commercial design.  

And last but not least…


Virtual Reality.

Virtual reality, as last year, will be one of the most used tools during the event. The immersion experience offered by virtual reality will give attendees a real taste and feel of this new concepts and spaces.  Our Visualization team is already working to help clients who trusted our team to develop their ideas for presentations at Neocon.

If you need assistance with your presentation for Neocon, feel free to contact us at 416-499-2457 ext 2741/2706 or shoot us an email at renderings@kisptech.com.


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When: June 11-13, 2018.

Where: The Mart, 222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL 60654