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PLUS NEWS, EVENTS, BLOGS AND MORE/ GET MORE FROM ASID ICON online anytime, anywhere, at our
website, www.asid.org/icon. Our web exclusive features and photo essays provide added depth to the stories you will ﬁnd in this issue. • View more stellar design projects from around the world • Get a sustainability expert’s perspective on greening your design practice • Learn more about universal design makeovers and how to bring them to your community In addition, the ICON site is updated regularly with • Blog posts discussing the issues affecting the design profession today • ASID news • Updated announcements and events across the design industry Be sure to bookmark www.asid.org/icon and check back often for new content. Or better yet, follow @ASIDICON on Twitter to get all the latest updates automatically!
ASID ICON Online— Web Exclusives for Fall 2012
UPCOMING DESIGN EVENTS/
HD Boutique Sept. 11 – 12 Miami Beach Convention Center www.hdboutique.com IIDEX/NeoCon Canada Sept. 20 – 21 Direct Energy Centre, Toronto www.iidexneocon.com Arc-Interiors Sept. 27 – 30 Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego www.arc-interiors.com Healthcare Facilities Symposium & Expo Oct. 2 – 4 Navy Pier, Chicago www.hcarefacilities.com High Point Fall Furniture Market Oct. 13 – 18 High Point, NC www.highpointmarket.org NeoCon East Oct. 17 – 18 Baltimore Convention Center www.neoconeast.com IFMA World Workplace Oct. 31 – Nov. 2 Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio www.worldworkplace.org Healthcare Design Nov. 3 – 6 Phoenix Convention Center www.hcd12.com Design Like You Give a Damn: LIVE Nov. 12 – 13 Autodesk Gallery, San Francisco www.architectureforhumanity.org
For more information, visit the Events section of www.asid.org.
GREAT BOOKS TO TAKE YOU TO THE NEXT LEVEL/
To order these books, visit the ASID Book Center at www.asid.org/bookcenter.
A GUIDE TO CAREERS IN SUSTAINABLE ARCHITECTURE, D E S I G N , E N G I N E E R I N G , D E V E L O P M E N T, A N D O P E R AT I O N S
Green Building Professional
Becoming a Green Building Professional: A Guide to Careers in Sustainable Architecture, Design, Engineering, Development, and Operations Holley Henderson, ASID, LEED ID+C Wiley, $45 _ For those considering a new career or a career change focused on green and sustainable building and design, Becoming a Green Building Professional offers practical information on educational requirements, career options, guidance and tips, and ﬁrsthand interviews with green building professionals. Perfect for design and building professionals who want to reinvent and renew their careers, as well as students considering such a career, this is a vital and informative guide to a growing ﬁeld.
The Interior Design Business Handbook: A Complete Guide to Proﬁtability, 5th Edition Mary V. Knackstedt, FASID Wiley, $90 _ Newly updated and revised, this essential guide to the interior design business helps designers streamline their work, learn business basics and achieve proﬁtability. It offers a roadmap to all aspects of starting and running a business, from hiring staff and contract negotiation, to marketing and client relations. This revised edition also describes how the changing economy affects design practices and explores a range of current topics, including social networking, building a brand and implementing technology.
Design Like You Give a Damn  Architecture for Humanity, Ed. Abrams, $35 _ Indispensable for anyone engaged in the search for a more sustainable future, this new book from Architecture for Humanity documents over 100 exemplary community design projects from around the world. The practical and ingenious design solutions featured address the need for basic shelter, housing, education, healthcare, clean water and renewable energy. The book’s interviews and provocative case studies serve as a how-to guide for anyone seeking to build change from the ground up, demonstrating how innovative design is reimagining community and uplifting lives.
NCIDQ EXAM DATES & APPLICATION DEADLINES
For more information, visit www.ncidq.org
Sep. 28 – 29, 2012 Fall 2012 NCIDQ Examination Dec. 1, 2012 Application Deadline for the Spring 2013 Examination (for ﬁrst-time applicants only) April 5 – 6, 2013 Spring 2013 NCIDQ Examination June 1, 2013 Application deadline for the Fall 2013 Examination (for ﬁrst-time applicants only) Oct. 4 – 5, 2013 Fall 2013 NCIDQ Examination
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of ASID Icon - Fall 2012
Taking Business Abroad
Finding the Right Formula
The State of Our Society
Design for Life
Resource Guide & Advertisers
ASID Icon - Fall 2012