The Innovation Theater, along with several other venues, is the International Home + Housewares Show’s destination for learning. Discover emerging trends and how to invigorate new products. Each presentation is free to all attendees. Speakers share their knowledge of important issues in the housewares industry such as the crucial role of design, the Internet of Things, consumer lifestyle trends and new platforms for product launches.
Highlights of the industry events and seminars available at this year’s International Home + Housewares Show include the following. All events are at the Lakeside Innovation Theater, E350, unless otherwise indicated.
Tuesday, March 13
9:30 a.m. – 10:20 a.m. The Shift (aka Trends) That Will Impact the Future of the Connected Home. Kevin Young, Continuum
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Inventor Recognition Awards, IHA. Inventors Revue, near booth N7572, North Building
10:30 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. Recipe for Success: Women, Housewares and Innovation. Marie McGrath Brown, Gaia Group USA
12:00 Noon – 1:00 p.m. Color Harmony: Updated Guidelines. Room S100/Grand Ballroom, South Building, Level 1. Leatrice (Lee) Eiseman, director, Pantone Color Institute.