Join us on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at the Merchandise Mart in downtown Chicago for a one-day residential design summit for interior design, architecture, luxury custom home building and the business of residential design culminating with the eighth annual Chicago VIP Luxury Gala celebrating the best in Chicago Midwest design.

Chicago Design Summit: 8am – 5:30pm
Chicago VIP Luxury Gala: 5:30 – 8pm

31 Featured Presentations & CEU Courses | 13 Strategic Media Partners | 29 New Product Debuts
1 Dynamic Day | 1 Design Destination


  • Schedule

    At a glance schedule of featured presentations, CEU credited seminars and showroom open houses.

  • Presentations

    Enjoy captivating presentations by the industry's most acclaimed designers and showrooms.

  • Open Houses

    Explore product debuts and new collections from your favorite showrooms.

Travel Information

Merchandise Mart
222 Merchandise Mart Plaza
Chicago, IL 60654

For hotel accommodations visit On Peak

CTA Elevated Train Station
The Chicago Transit Authority's Brown and Purple line "L" trains stop at the CTA station located on the 2nd floor of The Mart and offer connections to all other CTA train lines.

Public Bus
More than 10 CTA bus stops are located within blocks of The Mart.

Located just five blocks from the feeder ramp to I-90/I-94.

Self-parking is available at MartParc Wells and MartParc Orelans – just steps from the building.