Student Programs

The student programs at NeoCon are designed exclusively for interior design and architecture students. Gain real-world exposure to the professional business of design through activities that bring you up close and personal with the industry’s top manufacturers and designers. 

Click here to register as a Student 

Please note that registration for student programs will be available March 6


Seminar Discounts for Students!

Take advantage of the opportunity to sit in on a selection of NeoCon's continuing education seminars offered to industry professionals. As a student, attend any one-hour CEU accredited program offered on Wednesday, June 13, from top experts in the industry, offered at a discounted rate of $25 each.

Here’s how:

  • Visit Seminar Registration on the first floor of the Mart on Wednesday, June 13. 
  • Check availability for each seminar and register on-site.
  • Seating is limited, arrive early!

IIDA Student Design Charette

  • Date Tuesday, June 12
  • Time 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Presentation & Judging from 3 p.m.-5 p.m.)

Get a glimpse of design-at-work when IIDA Student Members compete in this live, onsite design competition, sponsored by Herman Miller. Students have less than six hours to determine a design solution, develop a presentation, and pitch their concept to an esteemed jury panel. NeoCon attendees are encouraged to observe the competition. Final presentations will take place at 3 p.m.

IIDA Career Bootcamp™ Panel [SP1]

  • Date Wednesday, June 14
  • Time 10:30AM – Noon

The IIDA Career Bootcamp panel gives students and recent graduates the opportunity to hear from professionals about what it takes to succeed in the Interior Design industry. 

ASID Career Exchange [SP2]

  • Date Wednesday, June 13
  • Time 1PM – 2:30PM

Explore your next career step at the ASID Career Exchange. Students and recent graduates will connect with design professionals and industry representatives for one-on-one networking opportunities. Within 90 minutes, participants will engage in multiple ten minute conversations with reviewers to learn about the interior design profession, or to receive a resume or portfolio critique. 

Learn More

If you are an interior design professional seeking new talent, consider participating as a portfolio reviewer. For more information and to volunteer, email Tiffany Hallett

ASID Student Roadmap

Exclusively for ASID student members, experience a curated tour of NeoCon with professional designers who will help you navigate the show. Students will meet with tour leaders and be guided to pick up badges, navigate the show floor, and meet with exhibitors. Registration required. Space is limited.