Explore the Fascinating World of Building and Interior Design at the Shanghai Design Festival 2014

Explore the Fascinating World of Building and Interior Design at the Shanghai 
Design Festival 2014 
SHANGHAI, Feb. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The China (Shanghai) International Building & 
Interior Design Festival 2014 (www.design-festival.net, hereinafter 
abbreviated as IDF) will be held from March 31(st) to April 3(rd) at Shanghai 
New International Expo Centre alongside with the top trade-design event - Expo 
Deco. With the support of the China Institute of Interior Design, the Interior 
Design China Magazine, IDF provides inspiration, innovation and opportunities 
for businesses involved in the design, construction and decoration of fine 
space through a blend of high-level forums, competitions, and displays. 
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Beyond the Presence - The International Hospitality Design Conference 2014 
The International Hospitality Design Conference 2014 - 'Beyond the Presence' - 
will invite design gurus such as Tina Norden, the associate director of Conran 
& Partners, Ed Ng, the director of AB Concept, Joe Cheng, the chairman of CCD, 
and Leo Li, the principal of Studio / HBA, to Shanghai to make speeches. All 
of them have worked within the hospitality design industry for decades and 
been involved in all facets of hospitality projects from conceptual design 
through design implementation for luxury hotels, resorts, spas, club houses, 
restaurants to high-end residential. They will discuss methods for achieving 
truly effective architectural, interior and lighting design in hospitality 
No Strangers in Our Living Space - the Spanish Design Forum 
With the support of the Extenda Business Development Office in Shanghai, 
several of the most prestigious architects in Spain, including Cruz y Ortiz 
arquitectos, bau (m) lab s.l.p. and LAR Responsible Architecture Lab, have 
been invited make speeches in Shanghai to share their successful experience of 
performing outstanding architectural and interior design work over the past 
decade in Spain. This will be a realistic reference to design practices in 
China against a background of rapid economic growth. 
Green Building Revolution - the Ecobuild China Forum 
The Ecobuild China Forum will strive to deliver practical and applied 
information on key issues facing those involved with sustainable construction 
and green improvements through BIM (Building Information Modeling). The 
program will include the sessions on retrofit existing buildings, BIM 
adoption, BRE innovations technology of sustainable building, large commercial 
buildings, and high-rise buildings incorporating keynote presentations, panel 
discussions and Q&A. 
Hotel Plus the Mockup Hotel Room Show 
To provide an ideal gateway to China's burgeoning hotel engineering market, 
the third edition of Hotel Plus - the Mockup Hotel Room Show will be launched 
in Hall W3 at Shanghai New International Expo Center. It is co-organised by 
the China Tourist Hotels Association and supported by Jinling Hotels & Resorts 
Corporation, BTG-Jianguo Hotels & Resort Group, the New Century Hotels & 
Resort Group, and the Intercontinental Hotels Group. The total exhibition area 
of Hotel Plus 2014 will be over 1000 sqm including five demonstration suites 
in hotel guest rooms on-site. Cutting-edge decorative art, green materials and 
new concept designs were used to showcase the standards for star-rated hotel 
guest rooms, the future hotel engineering standards, as well as to guide 
future understanding and the practice of interior design alongside hotel 
engineering standards. All of these not only stimulated development trends, 
but also provided interior design reference points and overall engineering 
solutions for star-rated hotels. 
For more information about IDF 2014, please visit www.design-festival.net. 
Notes to Editors 
About UBM Sinoexpo (www.ubmsinoexpo.com) 
UBM Sinoexpo is the arm of UBM Asia that is responsible for the group's 
mainland China business. Our products and services cover eight industries: 
furniture, pharmaceuticals, hotel, building, boat, cleaning, food ingredients 
and lighting, and includes 34 business exhibitions, two publications and three 
B2B websites. The total exhibiting area exceeds 480,000sqm. Among them, 
Furniture China, CPHI, Hotelex Shanghai and the China International Boat Show 
have grown to be Asia's leading trade events in their respective areas, 
attracting mass attendance from exhibitors, buyers and trade visitors 

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