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International Home & Houseware Show

College students are invited to experience the Show first-hand to see how this important marketplace operates, bringing buyers and sellers together.

Experience Day Brochure (Download the complete brochure)

By attending, students will leave with a greater understanding of the home industry, trade show dynamics, brand marketing & positioning, as well as booth presentation and merchandising. Students will also learn from CEO’s and key industry influencers about career opportunities available within the housewares industry – from sales and marketing to brand management and product design to corporate management and planning.


Although college students are invited to attend all four days of the Show, the following schedule of events has been prepared:

Monday, March 20

  • 9:00 Check in and Continental Breakfast
  • 9:30 Industry & Show Overview
  • 10:00 CEO’s – Industry & Career Perspectives
  • 10:30 Experience the Show
  • 11:45 Keynote Caucus: Meet with Keynote Presenter (Optional)
  • 12:00 Keynote Presentation: Lee Eiseman, Director,
  • Pantone Color Institute (Optional)
  • 1:00 Lunch: Roundtable Q&A with Key Industry Influencers
  • 2:00 Industry Q&A
  • 2:15 Experience the Show

If you would like to attend, please RSVP through this link

SPACE IS LIMITED TO FIRST COME FIRST SERVE SO PLEASE DO NOT RSVP UNLESS YOU CAN ATTEND FOR SURE. DePaul students will meet and travel together with the DePaul representative.


Posted on March 2, 2017 by .
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