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NeoCon to Include Climate Positive Solutions Gallery


CHICAGO—The 55th edition of NeoCon, June 10 to 12, at THE MART in Chicago, is shaping up to be a rich experience with over 400 leading and emergent brands. This year, 18 companies are set to unveil new permanent spaces, from establishing inaugural new showrooms, to reimagining, renovating, and expanding existing footprints. Exhibitors are pulling out all the stops with groundbreaking product launches and immersive displays, leveraging their presence at THE MART and NeoCon to capitalize on the event’s capacity to drive growth and foster quality business opportunities.

The 7th floor, organized by product category, serves as a premier venue for discovering pioneering brands that are at the forefront of innovation. “In addition to dedicated areas for Technology and Furniture + Fabrics, visitors can explore over 15,000 square feet of companies in the growing Building Products | Interior Finishes + Materials | Flooring section,” notes VP of Exhibitor Sales Julie Kohl. “This will include the new Climate Positive Solutions Gallery, offering a curated selection of environmentally responsible materials and innovations that meet the demands of commercial specification without sacrificing design, durability, or budgets.”

Curated by journalist and CEU content creator Kenn Busch, founder of Material Intelligence and Climate Positive NOW, the Climate Solutions Gallery will feature low-carbon and carbon-negative materials and related technologies. Elsewhere on the 7th floor, attendees will discover cutting edge, new to NeoCon brands, such as CECOCECO which provides state-of-the-art illuminated digital screen solutions for commercial spaces; Focal Point, a vertically integrated, lighting and acoustical systems manufacturer; design-forward, nature-inspired flooring specialist Karndean Designflooring; Lamitech, a leading manufacturer of decorative High Pressure Laminates; and M|R Walls, Futrus and Privacy Plus, renowned for high-performance, versatile, and attractive surfaces for a range of applications.

Returning Companies

Notable returning companies including AHF Products​, Behr Paint Co.​, Benjamin Moore, Configura Inc.​, emuamericas llc​, Formica Corp., FreeAxez LLC, FUNC, Hollman, MOCKETT​, Mute​, NARDI S.P.A.​, OFFICES TO GO​, Room & Board for Business​, SnapCab​, Ultrafabrics​, Zintra​, Artizin LLC​, and Fi Interiors will be on view, joining over 200 exhibitors on the 7th floor.

World-class programming including keynote presentations by three provocateurs: Gensler’s Global Entertainment Leader Bob Weis, multi-disciplinary artist and designer Yinka Ilori, and Academy Award-winning costume designer Ruth E. Carter, as well as special events, experiences and workshops with key design partners will round out the 2024 edition.

Show registration is complimentary for all attendees. To register, head here. Programming registration for keynotes, featured presentations, CEU seminars, and workshops is open.