Interior Design Week | September 27-29, 2022

Join the Association of Registered Interior Designers of Ontario for the inaugural Interior Design Week, taking place September 27-29, 2022!

Everyone is welcome at this event, if you’re interested in learning more about interior design, the field, and how to work with an Interior Designer, join us! We are also pleased to welcome the interior design community to Interior Design Week!

Location: Midgley Tecnica, 117 Tycos Drive, #Unit B, Toronto, ON M6B 1W3

Date & Time: September 27, 28, 10 AM to 4 PM

Cost: $20 per day, both days $30 (Includes access to the event for all sessions, free design consultation, happy hour networking at Cosentino City on Sept 27, food and beverages)

Can’t attend in person? Log in to the livestream for our panel events and access the event from wherever you are! Click here to register for the virtual event!.


Educate Stream – Tuesday, September 27

educate stream

Panel Series

We are hosting a panel series with a focus on sharing consumer best practices for interior projects, and demystifying the interior design process, and how to work with an Interior Designer for residential or commercial projects.

10:30am Welcome from ARIDO President Jennifer Warling, ARIDO


10:45am Office Moves 2.0 – What does the office design process look like in 2022?


12:00 noon Inside/Out: What a Registered Interior Designer can do to address longevity and maintenance in condos


1:30pm How a retail design expert can help bring customers back through your door


2:45pm How to work with an Interior Designer


4:00pm Happy hour at Cosentino City (665 Caledonia Rd, York, ON M6E 4V8

Design Consultations

educate stream

Always wanted to speak to an Interior Designer about your project? Now’s your chance! Registered Interior Designers will be offering design consultations at the Midgely Tecnica venue.

Your ticket includes one complimentary design consultation. You will receive information about booking your design consultation after registering.



Advance Change Stream – Wednesday, September 28

Advance Change Stream, September 28

Panel Series


During the Advance Change Stream, we will host panel presentations led by ARIDO members and their clients to showcase the work of qualified interior designers.  See the demonstrated impact of great interior design on spaces and the people who use them.

10:45am Panel 1: More Than A Space: Designing BridgeNorth


12:00 noon Panel 2 : Tabule Restaurant


1:30pm Panel 3: Cedar Centre


2:45pm Project 4: Design for Neurodiversity

More Design Consultations Today!

Community Stream – Thursday, September 29

Community Stream September 29

Design Charrette   – High school students in underrepresented communities will be invited to collaborate with Bachelor of Interior Design students in a charrette (design competition). (This event is not open to the public.)

Interior Design Week will close with the ARIDO Awards Gala where the design community comes together to celebrate excellence in design.

ARIDO Awards Gala – Thursday, September 29

ARIDO Awards Gala September 29

Join us September 29th for a hybrid gala with a live-stream announcing the awards and satellite events around the province in industry showrooms and offices. Small satellite events will also include award winners participating at their design firm offices.

This year, the Gala will be the closing event of the new Interior Design Week event to elevate our gathering as a community and showcase excellence in Interior Design for Ontario.



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Thank you to our Sponsors!

Winner's Circle Partners

Venue Host for Educate and Advance Change Stream

Educate Stream Sponsors

Advance Change Sponsor

Design Consultations Sponsor

Design Charrette Sponsor

Media Partner

Interested in Sponsoring? Read the Sponsorship Package below!

Interior Design Week Sponsorship Opportunities