Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan bring their wit and wisdom to the HD Expo Conference Stage

February 16, 2018

Opening Session Keynote Kicking off HD Expo in Style – Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan bring their wit and wisdom to the HD Expo Conference Stage

Two of today’s most celebrated and spirited tastemakers, Simon Doonan and Jonathan Adler take to the stage in a rare dual public appearance. Simon, a writer, critic, and window dresser extraordinaire, alongside Jonathan, designer, potter and retail mogul, will discuss their take on contemporary style and their own design inspirations and influencers. The two will also share how their personal lives, having been married to one another since 2008, are able to blossom despite the pressures of two busy careers.

This opening session keynote promises to kick off HD Expo with an hour of wit, wisdom and impeccable style from these two spirited design legends.

Opening Session: Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan
Free Session
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
10:15am – 11:15am

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About HD Expo
HD Expo attracts the worlds most talented and sought after network of interior designers, architects, hoteliers, owners, operators, developers and purchasers: true leaders, creative risk-takers and innovators who make an impact in the industry. Thousands of show attendees will come face-to-face with the most captivating products and resources to consider for their global hospitality projects; stay on top of industry news and trends through daily thought-provoking conference programming; and have access to network and rub shoulders with some of the most prominent players in the industry at a series of networking events.

The Hospitality Design Group produces the most influential hospitality design event each year, HD Expo, which takes place from May 2-4, 2018 in Las Vegas. HD Expo is in association with American Society of Interior Designers (ASID); International Interior Design Association (IIDA); International Society of Hospitality Purchasers (ISHP); and NEWH, Inc.—The Hospitality Industry Network.

HD Expo is owned by Emerald Expositions, the largest operator of business-to-business trade shows in the United States, with most of our shows dating back several decades. We currently operate more than 50 trade shows, including 31 of the top 250 trade shows in the country as ranked by TSNN, as well as numerous other events. Our events connect over 500,000 global attendees and exhibitors and occupy more than 6.9 million NSF of exhibition space. We have been recognized with many awards and accolades that reflect our industry leadership as well as the importance of our shows to the exhibitors and attendees we serve.

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