Events

Design Futures Council summits and think tanks connect leading thinkers with one another and with transformative ideas. DFC events help provide the vision leadership and energy to create lasting positive change.

Upcoming DFC Events

DI Research Foresight Webcast & Report

Members Only
February 4, 2021
1:00 – 2:30pm ET

We invite you to join us as we kick off 2021 with a timely webcast delivered by DesignIntelligence's Dave Gilmore. This Design Futures Council members only event will review large trends overarching the built environment that will result in major changes over the coming year and beyond.

This will be a virtual event with zoom links sent after registration.


DFC Academy Webcast

Members Only w/ Select Guest Schools
April 8, 2021
1:00 – 2:30pm ET

Details are coming soon!

Leadership Summit on Technology & Applied Innovation

May 19-20, 2021
La Jolla, CA

Details are coming soon!

Built Environment Industry SuperCast

Members Only
June 10, 2021
1:00 – 3:00pm ET

Details are coming soon!

DI Mid-Year Economic & Industry Update

Members Only
July 29, 2021
1:00 – 2:30pm ET

Details are coming soon!

DI Research Compensation Strategies Webcast

Members Only
August 12, 2021
1:00 – 2:30pm ET

Details are coming soon!

Future of Environmental Responsibility

August 25-26, 2021
Napa, CA

DI Research Design Schools Rating/Ranking Program Webcast

September 23, 2021
1:00 – 2:30pm ET

Details are coming soon!

International Leadership Summit

October, 2021 Day TBD
Rome and Venice, Italy

Leadership Summit on the Business of Design

November 8-9, 2021
Boston, MA

DFC | 2021 Events Calendar

A Member Portal on this site will be available to all Members beginning April 2021