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When Technology Meets Design - Balancing Innovation with Inspiration

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Monogram Appliances Glass Pop-Up

Corner of Fred Alexander and N. Hamilton

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Join ASID and Giles Sutton for an Enriching CEU on Technology + Design

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When Technology Meets Design – Balancing Innovation with Inspiration

Many new products claim to be “smart,” but how do these devices actually improve clients’ experiences in their homes? Join Giles Sutton, Senior Vice President of Industry Engagement at CEDIA, to learn about innovative technologies available for the home, as well as new kitchen tech trends that can provide added value and convenience. The session will also cover key aspects related to the successful integration of smart tech as well as critical considerations for service and support.

CEU followed by cooking demonstrations, handcrafted cocktails, and appetizers, prepared by celebrity chef and cookbook author, James Briscione.

Reserve your seat today! 1 Hour CEU, .1 CEU Credits Earned

About the Sponsors

Monogram Appliances

We are more than luxury appliances — Monogram is the experience. We’re inspired by life and the way you live it. With high style, superior craftsmanship and award-winning technology, our products raise the bar on what’s possible in your kitchen. If you are an interior designer and not yet part of our Monogram Trade Partner program, make sure to RSVP and meet our team in person! If you can't make it, reach out to Elise Raydo Kersh to get connected (elise.raydo@geappliances.com).

American Society of Interior Design

The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) believes that design impacts lives. We collaborate with others to promote the value of interior design. We prepare our members to excel in a dynamic and evolving profession. We generate, collect, and disseminate applied knowledge.

Through education, knowledge sharing, advocacy, community building and outreach, we strive to advance the interior design profession and, in the process, to demonstrate and celebrate the power of design to positively change people’s lives.

We lead interior designers in shared conversations around topics that matter: from evidence-based and human-centric design to social responsibility, well-being, and sustainability. We showcase the impact of design on the human experience and the value interior designers provide.

About the Speaker

Giles Sutton, Senior Vice President of Industry Engagement, CEDIA

Giles Sutton is the Senior Vice President of Industry Engagement at CEDIA, the international trade association and central touch point for over 3,700 member companies and approximately 30,000 individuals worldwide who design, manufacture, and install technology for the home.

Giles spent 13 years as Managing Director of James and Giles Ltd, a home technology installation company based in London. From the onset James and Giles Ltd, had a strong focus on collaboration with architects, builders, and interior designers. Giles’ vision was always to ensure that the technology solutions worked impeccably and blended seamlessly with the design. Under his leadership the company won numerous industry awards and had its work featured in industry press as well as national publications. Giles graduated in 2001 with a BA Honours degree in Sound Technology from the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA).

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Monogram Appliances Glass Pop-Up

Corner of Fred Alexander and N. Hamilton

High Point, NC

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