CHICAGO, IL -- Starting June 1, the NeoCon community will convene virtually via NeoConnect, a dynamic digital hub launching on A comprehensive online resource and powerful platform, it will offer users an immersive design experience, including access to captivating programming, exhibitor product launches and virtual events, as well as feature a dynamic community portal with original blog and video content from influential industry leaders. Registration for daily CEU webinars and virtual events will be available on starting May 25.

In more detail NeoConnect will feature:


NeoCon Exhibitors

Users can search game-changing products, online programs, virtual events and more from 500 leading and emerging companies. From product launches to editorial features highlighting NeoCon brands, solutions and projects, NeoConnect will serve as a convenient digital resource for design professionals and specifiers.


Virtual Programs and Events

The NeoCon community can take advantage of NeoCon’s world class programming through NeoConnect’s daily online CEU webinars covering a range of industry topics from regenerative design to leadership and “future-proofing.” The daily sessions will begin at 10 a.m. CDT each weekday in June. NeoConnect users can also enjoy a series of special talks, panel discussions and “get-togethers” in collaboration with a number of industry partners, including the International Interior Design Association (IIDA), American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Contract magazine.


From the Community

An exciting feature of NeoConnect will be an engaging NeoCon community portal that will showcase several components for NeoConnect users to discover, including a guest blog series with exclusive content from the design industry’s movers and shakers. NeoConnect will also be home to content from DesignStandsTogether (DST), a grass-roots initiative created by public relations and marketing firm Novità Communications designed to unify and bolster spirits in this global pivotal moment. The DST feed on NeoConnect will highlight unique and creative BeWell videos from the design world and beyond and will cover everything from paper weaving and collage, to ergonomics and sleep tips. Designing a Better Chicago, a collaborative initiative organized and supported by NeoCon and theMART, the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events (DCASE), and the Design Museum of Chicago, will also be highlighted on NeoConnect. 


NeoConnect will remain active with updated content through Fall 2020. It will officially launch at on June 1.

Access to showroom and exhibitor press releases, as well as NeoConnect press releases and images will be available in the online press room on For additional showroom, exhibitor and general NeoConnect news, images and real-time information, follow NeoCon Shows on the following: Facebook (@NeoConShows), Twitter (@NeoCon_Shows) and Instagram (@NeoCon_Shows).

NeoCon 2021 is scheduled to take place from June 14 to 16, 2021, at theMART in Chicago, IL.