Top picks for architects and designers

As an architect or designer, you’re expected to see the future. Oftentimes, that’s exactly what your clients demand. They look to you to know what’s new, what’s next, what’s innovative and what designs will make the most of their property investments. The answers to those questions are just a handful of weeks away at Coverings 2013, The Ultimate Tile + Stone Experience. Join 20,000 other industry professionals for this entirely free event April 29-May 2 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, one of the nation’s largest, thriving metro areas. Registration’s easy and free, and once you’ve signed up, you’ll have access to the inspiration you need for your next project. 
Coverings 2013 – Top Picks for You
Must See: Projects Come to Life Before Your Eyes
See what happens when leading installers and designers are partnered together and collaborate to showcase the synergy between great design and installation – all at the Installation Design Showcase.
Must Do: Take a Break
Coverings Central is a popular destination on the Coverings show floor. It’s here you can relax, have a drink and learn about anything from social media to advances in green living.
Must Appreciate: The Synergy Between Tile/Stone and The Environment They’re In
Beautiful tile or stone and a great installation can further be enhanced by other fixtures and elements in the space. Hear from representatives from TOTO, Hansgrohe USA, Duravit USA, Southern Lighting Sourcing, The Sherwin-Williams Company and Poggenpohl on the latest trends for their products and their relationship with tile and stone in the Complementary Industry Quick Fire Sessions in Coverings Central.
Must Get: A Seat at Day Three’s Featured Speakers
Ideas fly when the CEO of one of the nation’s most prominent design firms meets up with the editor in chief of the magazine for the interior design professional marketplace. Arrive early for ‘David Rockwell in Conversation With Cindy Allen, Editor in Chief of Interior Design.’ Chances are good this will be a standing-room-only event.
Must Know: Get Credit for Coverings Sessions
Earn free continued education units (CEUs) by attending Coverings conference sessions. Choose from more than 50 IDCEC approved sessions and another 50+ AIA/CES CEU approved sessions, many of which qualify for HSW.
Over the course of four days, you can meet the experts that shape the trends and the visionaries who want to share their ideas. Collaborate with others in your field, and network with tile and stone installers, retailers and fabricators to glean their expertise. Register today.