11th Annual ATID Student Symposium

Symposium Logo
April 16-17, 2015

The Annual ATID Student Symposium is professional opportunity for prospective and current students to network with alumni and connect with professionals working in the apparel and interior design industries. This year, the symposium focus is "ALWAYS MODERN: Using Design to Connect People, Planet and Profit." The symposium will open with the Showcase of Excellence on April 16 and will continue on April 17 with a keynote speaker, a networking luncheon and other professional development opportunities. We have invited keynote speaker David Bright, KNOLL senior vice president of communications. His lecture will highlight global business perspectives and textiles design and manufacturing.

See more information about the ATID Showcase of Excellence

Tickets are required for the ATID Showcase of Excellence and a registration fee is required to reserve a seat at the networking luncheon. All other events are open and free to the public. If you would like to attend the Showcase and/or networking luncheon, please register here.

The deadline for registration is Monday, April 13, 2015.

Schedule of Events

April 16, 2015
6:00 p.m.Showcase of Excellence: Mounted ExhibitHilton Garden Inn (tickets required)
7:00 p.m.Showcase of Excellence: Runway ShowHilton Garden Inn (tickets required)
April 17, 2015
11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.Networking LuncheonK-State Union Main/West Ballroom (registration required)
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.Keynote AddressK-State Union Main/West Ballroom
2:30 - 3:30 p.m.ID Professional PanelK-State Union Little Theater
2:30 - 2:55 p.m.AT Breakout Session 1 
  • Session 1a – "A Day in the Life of..."
327 Justin Hall
  • Session 1b – Portfolio Critique
329 Justin Hall
  • Session 1c – Interview Critique
164 Justin Hall
3:05 - 3:30 p.m.AT Breakout Session 2 
  • Session 2a – "A Day in the Life of..."
327 Justin Hall
  • Session 2b – Portfolio Critique
329 Justin Hall
  • Session 2c – Interview Critique
164 Justin Hall
3:45 - 4:30 p.m.ATID Networking ReceptionHoffman Lounge Justin Hall

For more information and updates please contact Hannah Schuh at hannaheb@k-state.edu.