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2017 Contract editorial calendar

Issue Focus

Advertisers Only: Ad Close Date** Advertisers Only: Ad Due Date** Design Focus, Features Product Coverage Show Coverage and Award Coverage

January/February Interiors Awards

Breakfast is 1/27/17

1/5
1/5
38th Annual Interiors Awards, featuring winning projects in 15 categories
- Designer of the Year
- Legend Award

 

- modular and broadloom carpet
- task seating
- tables
- preview of Globalshop

- 38th Annual Interiors Awards
- preview of Globalshop
March
Education and Civic
2/1
2/6
- k-12, and college & university
- education interiors
- other civic interiors, such as libraries
- education chairs, tables, and storage
- flooring
- ceiling systems
- movable walls

- Coverage of our Interiors Awards Breakfast
April
Hospitality
3/2 
3/8
Hotels, restaurants, spas, lounge/bar

Hospitality design trends in products
- hospitality furnishings
- outdoor furniture
- lounge seating
- kitchen, bath, spa fixtures
- HD Expo and ICFF preview

- preview of HD Expo
- preview of ICFF 
May
Workplace
NeoCon Preview
4/26
5/1
Innovative workplace interiors Official NeoCon Product Preview
- Milan Furniture Fair highlights

- Official NeoCon Product Preview
-Milan Furniture Fair, Coverings
June
Workplace and Hospitality: NeoCon Preview
5/9
5/12
Both workplace and hospitality interiors, showing the convergence of hospitality in workplace
NeoCon Preview
- NeoCon Preview
- ICFF
- HD Expo

July/August
Renovations, Adaptive Reuse; Best of NeoCon
6/29 7/5 New uses for interiors within existing buildings, covering a variety of project types

Office lobbies repositioned

Best of NeoCon Winners
- NeoCon highlights
- Best of NeoCon Winners
- Inspirations Awards winners
September
Retail and hospitality
8/9
8/14
Retail interiors of varying scales with brand recognition and character

Hospitality, illustrating the widespread influence of hospitality design

Multifamily Residential amenity interiors

- hard surfacing for counter, wall, and floor
- wallcoverings
- lighting
 

October
International


8/31 9/6

International Design: Fantastic interiors outside U.S., varying scales, across all commercial design project types

- shelves/storage
- lighting
- architectural glass
- benching and workstations
- modular and broadloom carpet

- preview HCD Expo & Conference
November
Healthcare

10/9
10/12
Healthcare across the continuum of care: hospitals, clinics, wellness centers. Care for all ages

Evidence-based health design
- healthcare solutions
- patient and guest seating
- resilient flooring
- healthcare fabrics
- preview HCD Expo & Conference

 - Healthcare Environment Awards

 

December
Products highlights of 2017
11/8
11/13
Highlights of 2017 products and materials for multiple project types
Product designer features
Entire issue is product focused, with a variety of items across product type
- outdoor products

- Nightingale Award winners for healthcare products
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Design firms can send information on recently completed architecture and interior design projects - with a PDF contact sheet showing all project images - to:

Editor in Chief John Czarnecki  jczarnecki@contractdesign.com   
Managing Editor Murrye Bernard  mbernard@contractdesign.com

Product manufacturers can send information on new products to:  products@contractdesign.com 
 
** Note:  Contract editors review projects and products on a continual basis throughout the year. Editors make final selections of projects and products for editorial feature coverage at least two months prior to an issue's publication.
 

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