Insider-X Design Expo at HITEX
B2B Expo that showcasing the best of global trends in Architecture and Interior Design; with over 150+ reputed products from across the country.
Hyderabadis are shortly in for a visual treat - of the finest Interior design ideas! With a view to bringing contemporary trends in the emerging Interior Design Industry to the people of Telangana, the Institute of Indian Interior Designers, Hyderabad Chapter organised their largest and most ambitious venture, the Insider-X Design Expo on the 9th January 2015 at Hitex, Madhapur.
It will be on till 10th and 11th of Jan 2014.
Eminent architect Ar. Hafeez Contractor inaugurated the 3days Interior Expo.
The Design Showcase is Hyderabad's first specifically interior design exhibition that has been tailor-made by a think-tank of interior designers, architects, traders and academicians of the IIID-HRC.
It will be a primarily B to B Design Expo for members to interact and network with like-minded professionals from the industry.
IIID-HRC Chairperson Sona Chatwani explained,"We, as Design industry professionals have positioned the Expo as an exclusive event that will specifically focus on industry Specifiers, decision-makers and project managers relevant to the various verticals of the industry.
Being at the cusp of change in our two States, we think that we are strategically placed to invite better business prospects to our region, through this medium.
This will be a Design Exhibition with a difference; a primarily B2B Expo that will showcase the best of global trends in Architecture and Interior Design; with over 150+ reputed products from across the country, contemporary design solutions, Talks and seminars by reputed architects along with interesting workshops, Young designers' PechaKucha and lots of opportunity for networking.
The proceeds from this Event will go towards various CSR activities" She added.
Exhibition Convener Ar.’ Manoj Wahi, "If you are an architect, interior designer or design related trade professional; builder, project manager, MEP consultant, Defense, Government and semi-government organization, Corporate, home-maker, home-builder, Architecture and Interior design College related academician, scholar or student, You need to be here. This is where you get to ideate and learn something different."
About the HID- HRC
The Institute of Indian Interior Designers or the HID is the apex body for Interior Designers in India, The organization has 27 chapters pan India and comprise of architects, interior designers, Trade members, students and educationists....on a single platform with a view to share ideas and disseminate information about emerging trends in the design industry.
The Hyderabad Chapter has been one of the more dynamic regional committees of the country and in recognition of its efforts was recently honored with the prestigious HID National Best Chapter Award for fellowship, administration and reporting.
The Chapter meets regularly for fellowship events, workshops, seminars, factory tours and technical workshops, out-bound events and heritage walks that seek to push the frontiers of the Design domain. In recent months, the Hyderabad Chapter has been in the news for their fund¬raiser for the victims of the Vizag Cyclone, a Talk by eminent scenographer Rajeev Sethi and the interesting Interior Design Quiz, conducted by the Ethos Team.
About Architect Hafeez Contractor (AIIAGD Arch, MS Arch & UD (USA))
Doctor of Architecture (Honoris Causa), Doctor of Architecture in Housing (Honoris Causa)Hafeez Contractors' footprints are indelibly stamped across India's built environment. After completing his architectural studies from the Academy of Architecture in Mumbai and post-graduation from New York's Columbia University in 1976-77, his career began much before in 1968 as an apprentice with Architect T. Khareghat. Hafeez Contractor became an associate partner T. Khareghat's firm in 1977.
Today, Hafeez Contractor heads the largest Architectural firm in the country with over 550 employees, comprising of architects, town planners, interior designers, landscape artists, civil engineers, CAD operators and graphic designers.
The firm has to its credit over 2500 satisfied clients, with 72 Crores Square feet of ongoing projects in 100 cities and 5 countries.
Hafeez Contractor, is the winner of over 75 National and International Awards for excellence in contribution to architecture including CWAB Architect of the year 2006 to 2013, A+D Hall of fame for the decade Award, twice has been included in Most Powerful Indians List by India Today in last decade, Numerous times won awards for best residential, commercial, educational and hospitality projects across India amongst many others.
Hafeez Contractor has recently been awarded with a degree of Doctor of Architecture (Honoris Causa) by Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University, Hyderabad and Doctor of Architecture in Housing (Honoris Causa)by Rai University, Ahmedabad.
Hafeez Contractor was also recently featured by The New York Times in their cover story with tittle "The Man Who Draws India"