Date and time
1 October 2020
From 10am to 11am
The Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada-West, the Consulate General of Italy in Vancouver and the Italian Trade Commission Toronto are pleased to invite you to the online Webinar “Italian Design Days @IDS hosts Marina Baracs”.
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Italian Design Days @IDS hosts Marina Baracs
October 1 2020
10am to 11am
ABOUT MARINA BARACS
Marina Baracs is based in Milan, Italy, where she created a Hotel Design & Consultancy studio. With over 18 years of experience as Partner of LTW Designworks, specializing in Hotel and Resort interior design, she is currently involved in expanding projects in Europe and North America. Originally joining the company in 1996 in Singapore, Marina set up the Milan branch office of LTW which she headed for over 15 years. The Milan office has worked on several prestigious five star hotels in Europe, Africa, North America and Asia. Her career began in Montreal, Canada working for firms specializing in Architecture, Interiors and Product Design, after graduating from the University of Montreal. In 2009, she obtained a Master Degree in Interior Design from the Politecnico di Milano. She is frequently invited as a Lecturer and Project Leader at the Politecnico di Milano, Scuola Politecnica di Design, Domus Academy Milan, and The Graduate School at Shenzhen, Tsinghua University, China. She has also participated in numerous international conferences as well as being a jury member for an international hotel competition in China in 2014.
The Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada-West, the Consulate General of Italy in Vancouver and the Italian Trade Commission Toronto are organizing a series of events called “Italian Design Days @IDS” during IDS – Interior Design Show Vancouver, that will take place during the first week of October (1st-8th).
The final event of “Italian Design Days @IDS” will take place on November 5th, on the occasion of the 4th international edition of Italian Design Day and will feature a free webinar focused on the excellence of Made in Italy design around the world.
Within the framework of this series of events, the new Italian Design Map website will also be officially and publicly launched. The Italian Design Map is a powerful online tool that features Italian and Canadian businesses and help to promote the beauty and excellence of Made in Italy design, outside of Italy. The platform also provides visibility to Italian brands that are not represented in Canada yet, and are looking for representation.