Upcoming Events

The following events are slated for 2023 so mark your calendars. Follow us on Instagram at @iidarmc for weekly updates, member features and design community news!

Premier Events

September 28th

RockCon at Asterisk Denver 

Come see us at our new location downtown at the Asterisk! Start the event by joining us for our Keynote Speaker Lunch as we reinvigorate our advocacy efforts. We’ll have stations throughout the tradeshow where you can learn more about the impact of advocacy for the interior design profession. After checking out the advocacy stations, you can enter to win a raffle. Afternoon CEUs focus on the importance of what interior designers do. We’ll also have an exclusive rooftop experience where you can relax, catch up with colleagues and industry partners, and attend a happy hour with a DJ and giveaways. It’s an event you don’t want to miss!

11:30 – 1:00 Keynote by Marci Merola, IIDA Director of Advocacy
12:00 – 7:00 Tradeshow and Rooftop Experience is open

1:30 – 4:30 Opportunities
4:30 – 6:30 Happy Hour
5:30 – 6:00 Raffle prizes

Asterisk – 1075 Park Ave W Denver, CO 80205

Are you interested in being a volunteer?
Join the crew to meet others and receive a free entry with a two-hour time slot volunteer position. Please email membership@iidarmc.org for more information.

October 27th

Elevate: Pathways of Inclusion

The Silent Auction Gala for the Rocky Mountain Built Environment

Location: Seawell Ballroom
Denver Center for Performing Arts
1350 Arapahoe St, Denver, CO 80204

Upcoming Events

Fall 2023

IIDA RMC NCIDQ Fall 23′ Prep Series

Hosted by our very own Tina Kivalu & Marcia Sweigert, this is a must-attend event for anyone looking to ace the NCIDQ exam. Whether you are planning to take the exams this fall, or simply looking to get light exposure to the exams a couple years in advance, this prep series is for you. Let us help you get set up for success!
The evening will feature a panel discussion, and include time to socialize, meet peers studying for the exams, and share valuable insights. The panel discussion will be centered around sharing experiences and study tips from professionals who have recently taken and passed the exams. Light snacks and beverages will be served.

Virtual study sessions will proceed on a weekly basis, as follows:
Tuesday, September 26th

Location: Interior Environments Showroom
1331 19th Street, Denver, CO 80202

October 3rd

IIDA RMC | Sponsorship Appreciation Event

Join IIDA RMC Denver City Center in a walkthrough of the new 2024 IIDA RMC sponsorship menu. Come one, come all, to celebrate you, our sponsors and partners! A delightful selection of heavy appetizers, craft beers and ciders, including non-alcoholic options, await. Join us for the opportunity to connect with fellow sponsors and design firm patron sponsors, plus IIDA RMC board members. This event will be carnival themed with entertainment and games to cultivate new relationships and strengthen existing ones while having fun (don’t worry, no clowns were invited). We value your continued partnership to allow our chapter to be what it is today.

Location: Bierstadt Lagerhaus
2875 Blake Street, Denver, CO 80205

October 11th

TheTEA: Be Well and Work Well
This session focuses on mental health in the workplace, sharing personal experiences and focusing on solutions, much like our last TEA on Neurodivergence. Our Moderators will offer valuable insights and strategies for navigating the changing landscape of workplace wellness in a post-pandemic era, with a specific focus on addressing social anxiety and drawing on the experiences of industry professionals. Our goal is to provide attendees with practical takeaways and a deeper understanding of how to promote well-being in the workplace.

Location: Merchants & Co.
1515 Arapahoe Street, Suite 100
Denver, CO 80202

October 19th

SOCO Design Tour

Join the IIDA RMC Southern Colorado City Center for a design tour to feature and celebrate the recently completed ENT Credit Union Headquarters. Interior Design Firm, Acquilano, will lead us through the design process from concept to completion, along with highlighting the clients’ specific program requirements and elaborate on utilizing the space immediately following the COVID-19 pandemic and return to work implementation.

Location: ENT Credit Union Headquarters
11550 Ent Pkwy. Colorado Springs, CO 80921

Post Tour Networking & Lite Bites:
Time: 6:15pm – 8:00pm 

Where: Atmosphere Gastropub
1327 Interquest Parkway
Colorado Springs, CO 80921

Save the date!

October, 2023

IIDA RMC Sponsorship 2024 Menu Review

Join us in a walkthrough of the new 2024 IIDA RMC sponsorship menu. Members of our board will host a live webinar to review the benefits of each sponsorship level, so you can decide which level of sponsorship fits your needs in 2024.

More details coming soon!

November 4th

Local Student Design Charrette

Save the date!

November 9th

IIDA RMC NCIDQ Fall 23′ Celebration!

The fall event series will conclude with a festive celebration to congratulate all of IIDA’s NCIDQ test takers! Light snacks and beverages will be served. 

Location: Interior Environments Showroom
1331 19th Street, Denver, CO 80202