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scenes from last year’s hd expo show floor at the sands expo and convention center. 24 HD Expo 2013 photography courtesy hd expo industry news disadvantaged children. A roundtable event and a discussion with Hospitality Design Exposition & Conference (HD Expo), presented by chef-restaurateur Michael Cordúa will also offer stimulating dialogue. Hospitality Design magazine, will connect more than 900 exhibitors Among some of the other show highlights are numerous with an expected 7,000 attendees in Las Vegas at a new venue— networking opportunities between industry leaders and attendees; the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Running May 15 to 17, the premier tradeshow is a resource of insights and ideas for thriving in the industry, HD Career Fair; the NEWH Live Auction; and the much-anticipated Party by the Pool, taking place at Caesars Palace Garden of the Gods. as well as an extensive exhibit of manufacturers and artisans. Design The hugely popular Party by the Pool will connect guests with their professionals will encounter a range of accessories, artwork, textiles, colleagues, peers, and other professionals over cocktails and hors furniture, flooring, lighting, bath fixtures, and new technologies that d’oeuvres. And the 2013 Radical Innovation in Hospitality Competition cater to markets including restaurants, hotels, spas, cruise ships, will showcase the finalists and student winner in this challenge to nightclubs, and other entertainment venues. present ingenious conceptual or completed projects. Show attendees Aiding idea flow, the conference’s informative programming will have the opportunity to hear from the competition’s top two finalists includes LU/CEU accredited sessions—covering everything from and participate in live voting for the grand-prize winner. lighting to universal design—beginning with the keynote conversation For more HD Expo events or general show information, and to with this year’s special guest, Trisha Wilson, founder of Wilson register, visit —Erinn Waldo Associates. On Thursday morning, Hospitality Design Editor in Chief Michael Adams and Wilson will discuss her more than 40 years as a leader in the hospitality industry, and her commitment to the needs of april 2013

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Contract - April 2013
Industry News
Columnist: How Young Practitioners Can Present Themselves As Leaders
Product Focus: Rugs the Right Way
Product Focus: Sitting Pretty
Product Focus: Basking in the Sun
Product Briefs: Hospitality
Das Stue
Carousel Bar
Andaz Amsterdam
W Seattle
Designers Select: Hospitality
Ad Index

Contract - April 2013