SOLON, OH -- NeoConnect 2020 is in full swing, and Tarkett, a worldwide leader in innovative and sustainable flooring, will continue to participate in the virtual design conference by hosting new online events through the rest of June (and beyond).
Since NeoCon’s online conference began, Tarkett has shared new products, new inspiration and new ideas. The following slate of presentations will reveal even more details on the company’s newest products and Tarkett’s Design for HumanKIND focus:

What’s New From Tarkett
Tarkett designers will share new product designs across soft surface and resilient platforms, all inspired by the future of work/life. Explore how Tarkett is Designing for HumanKIND with every pattern, colorway, technology and innovation.

Presenters:

  • Tommy Keener, senior director of technical design & innovation, Tarkett North America
  • Vicki Roberson, senior director of product management, Tarkett North America
  • Adrienne Roseman, senior director of product management for resilient products, Tarkett North America
  • Misty Lewis, director of design of soft surface, Tarkett North America
  • Suzanne Tick, founder of Suzanne Tick Inc.

 

Date: Monday, June 15
Time: 12 to 1 p.m. EST
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asthma & allergy friendly®: What it means to the health and well-being of your spaces
Millicent McLane, vice president of sustainability and A&D for Tarkett North America, will discuss what goes into getting a product certified by the Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America, and why Tarkett is committed to achieving these high standards.

 

Date: Tuesday, June 16
Time: 12 to 12:30 p.m. EST
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Creative Hand Lettering
San Diego artist, Mollie Garre, will demonstrate calligraphy’s use as a creative outlet and mental breather. Participants are invited to gather their brushes and watercolors to hone their design skills with this stimulating introduction to the fine art of hand lettering.

Date: Wednesday, June 17
Time: 1 to 1:30 p.m. EST
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Own Your Journey
Insightful Chicago will lead this discussion among a diverse panel of industry leaders. Learn how Libby Gillen, director of design & development for Tarkett North America, and others built strong personal brands within the CRE industry that many of their peers recognized and admired. Also check out the second discussion in this series: Pay It Forward.

Date: Thursday, June 18
Time: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. EST
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Designing for Safety without Compromising Style
Tarkett’s product designers will share inspiration for using color, texture, custom printing and die-cutting to create effective visual cues that direct foot traffic and support social distancing. Tarkett has a variety of resilient and soft-surface modular products, as well as a free “Designer on Demand” program, to help you create flooring layouts that keep your clients and their guests safe.

Presenters:

  • Leigh Wright, director of product development of LVT, Tarkett North America
  • Traci Kloos, director of marketing, Tarkett North America
  • Emily Jolley, product designer, Tarkett North America


Date: Tuesday, June 23
Time: 2 to 2:30 p.m. EST
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Pay It Forward
Insightful Chicago will continue its panel discussion, asking a diverse group of prominent leaders, including Tarkett’s Libby Gillen, to share advice for other members of underrepresented groups on how to succeed in the CRE industry.

Date: Thursday, June 25
Time: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. EST
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Designing for HumanKIND—Sustainably
Join Roxane Spears, Tarkett’s vice president of sustainability, as she shares the company’s alignment with the UN Global Compact in its Sustainable Development Goals, as well as Tarkett’s commitment to building a circular economy business model. You’ll hear specific actions the company is taking today to reach its next milestone goals in 2030.

Date: Monday, June 29
Time: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. EST
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Let’s Talk Lino
Take an in-depth look at why Tarkett’s LinoFloor and LinoWall provide healthier solutions for a variety of projects. From the company’s 120-year-old, all-natural recipe to lino’s built-in antimicrobial properties, this material was designed for today’s health and safety requirements -- well ahead of its time.

Presenters:

  • Janette Murray, senior design manager, Tarkett North America
  • Kelley Bolas, senior product manager, Tarkett North America

 

Date : Wednesday, July 1
Time : 11 to 11 :30 a.m. EDT
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For more information about Tarkett and the company’s comprehensive range of flooring solutions and accessories, visit www.tarkettna.com.