[Lorts Events] Exciting SFC Events Planned for Las Vegas Market

[Lorts Events] Exciting SFC Events Planned for Las Vegas Market

Lorts is a proud member of the Sustainable Furnishings Council.  What is this organization all about?  “The Sustainable Furnishings Council is a non-profit balanced coalition of industry players founded at High Point, NC in October 2006 to promote sustainable practices among manufacturers, retailers, and consumers alike.”

At Las Vegas Market, the SFC has exciting events planned.

Visit the full schedule here:

http://www.sustainablefurnishings.org/content/general-news/4271-exciting-sfc-events-planned-las-vegas-market

Highlights include:

DESIGNINGreen Celebrity Designer Panel Discussion

Monica PedersenRobin WilsonBarry Dixon

Meet the newest members of the SFC’s DESIGNINGreen Leadership Team! International interior and home furnishings designer Barry Dixon; designer on television’s Designed to Sell and lifestyle expert Monica Pedersen; national eco-friendly and healthy home interior designer and author of Kennedy Green House: Designing an Eco-Healthy Home from the Foundation to the Furniture Robin Wilson; and Luxe Magazine national publisher Jennifer Matthews will join in a spirited discussion of the influence of sustainability in their work and for the future of our industry. Sponsored and hosted by the SFC and World Market Center. Reservations not required. Arrive early for seating.

When:

August 3rd, 2010 3:00 PM   through   4:00 PM

Location:

World Market Center
495 South Grand Central Parkway
Building B, 16th Floor
Las Vegas, NV 89106

GREENleaders Certified Sustainability Training

Greenleaders

The most comprehensive training program available in green home furnishings, providing manufacturers, reps, retailers and designers with the knowledge and credentials to become experts in sustainability (6 ceu).

This industry first, 6-hour exam course was developed in conjunction with the Sustainable Furnishings Council, the #1 organization with board members including ranking staff of World Wildlife Fund, Rainforest Alliance, and one of the co-founders of the USGBC. This is the most comprehensive green furnishings training program available, providing designers with the knowledge and credentials to differentiate themselves as experts in sustainability.  Over 300 graduates to date.  Written by an accredited LEED-CI/AP.  Lunch included.  (6 ceu)

When:

August 5th, 2010 10:00 AM   through   5:00 PM

Location:

World Market Center
495 S. Grand Central Parkway
Building C, 4th Floor
Las Vegas, NV 89106
United States

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