Webinars

Webinar: Healthcare & Hospitality Specification: Antimicrobial Textiles

As a central part of the Design Insider healthcare content campaign we invited Jacqui Smith, Managing Director at HomeSmiths Ltd and Phil Hopkins, Head of Customer Service & Projects at Panaz to discuss specifying interior furnishings for the healthcare and hospitality sectors, including the benefits and considerations of using antimicrobial fabrics. Watch the webinar in… Read More >

17 May 2021

Webinar: UK Made

On Thursday 4th March at 3pm Paul Jones, Gavin Thatcher and John Richardson discussed their experience of manufacturing in the UK, including touching upon best practise, lean manufacture, UK focused supply chains, as well as UK training and apprenticeships. You can watch our webinar in full here. Paul Jones General Manager, Morgan Paul Jones is a… Read More >

15 March 2021

Webinar: FR – Your Questions Answered

Do you know when and where you need to use Fire Retardant Textiles? Who is legally responsible and accountable for FR fabrics? What is Trevira? On Thursday 21st January at 3pm Phil Reynolds, Emily Arch and Dafydd Watkins answered all of your FR questions. Watch the webinar in full. Phil Reynolds, Divisional Manager Furniture and Floor coverings at SATRA… Read More >

28 January 2021

Webinar: Sustainable Specification for Hospitality

On Wednesday 9th December Design Insider welcomed Fiona Thompson, Principal at Richmond International, Franky Rousell, Founder & Creative Director at Jolie Studio, and Philip Jones, Global Client Director at Havwoods, to our webinar series.  Our panel discussed sustainable product standards, criteria for specifying sustainable materials and due diligence in sustainable production. Watch our webinar in… Read More >

14 December 2020

Webinar: Bar & Restaurant

As part of our current Bar and Restaurant Campaign hosted a free webinar on Wednesday 25th November at 3pm.  We were thrilled to be joined by Ron Swidler, Holly Hallam and Rita Bancroft for this fascinating webinar. Our panel discussed the bar and restaurant sector, the importance of bars and restaurants in a hotel setting… Read More >

30 November 2020

Webinar: Bathroom Design with Hansgrohe

On Wednesday 14th October at 3pm Robert Owen, Katie Weston and Neeraj Handa discussed bathroom design, creating a luxury spa experience and the impact of COVID-19 on the requirements for hospitality bathrooms. Watch our webinar in full here: Neeraj Handa Director @Cairn Group Neeraj is a director at the Cairn Group which is an owner and operator of hotels… Read More >

26 October 2020

Webinar: Open Office

Open Office authors, Lynn Kingdon, Craig Knight and Steve Haskins discuss their Design Insider articles The Creative Office, Managers Control Happiness and Office Space & Brand Identity. Watch the webinar in full below: Lynn Kingdon Head of Creative @Camira As Head of Creative at Camira, Lynn is the driving force behind the contract design team at Camira. With an eye… Read More >

21 September 2020

Webinar: BCFA & NEWH

Jeremy Stein, Managing Director of BCFA, and Chris Tucker, International President of NEWH UK , lead a panel discussion with guests Milan Cvetkovic, Libby Bull and Terry McGillicuddy looking at the support needed by the hospitality sector as well as initiatives BCFA/Design Insider and NEWH UK have launched in order to support their members. What the webinar in full here and full panellist… Read More >

9 September 2020

Webinar: Tektura & Scarlet Opus

At last weeks’ webinar Angela Paterson, Marketing Director at Tektura, and Phil Pond, Director Consumer & Design Insights at Scarlet Opus, posed the questions; why do we need trend forecasts? How do they work? How can we look 1 or 2 years into the future and accurately predict the colours, designs and pattern we’ll be… Read More >

3 August 2020