2023 Spring Meeting

2023 Spring Meeting/Student Day

April 1, 2023 
10:00 AM – 3:30 PM
The Offices of Little Diversified Architectural Consulting
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202

Students and professionals are welcome to attend the 2023 Spring Meeting/Student Day! Hosted at Little’s office in Charlotte, NC, enjoy a day of networking, learning, and finding out who the 2023 Otto Zenke Student Design Competition winners are! Beverages and lunch will be provided.

Schedule At-a Glance

10:00am – 10:30am     Registration & Networking 
10:30am – 11:00am     Welcome from Chapter President and Ice Breaker
11:00am – 11:30am     Tour of Little
11:30am – 12:00pm     Internships Tips and Tricks
Jim Thompson
Design Partner, Little
12:00pm – 1:30pm     Keynote Address, Otto Zenke Student Awards Presentation and Lunch
Scott MacMeekin  (Keynote Speaker)
Past President, Council for Interior Design Qualification (CIDQ)
Senior Interior Designer, BB+M Architecture
1:30pm – 2:30pm     Fireside Chat with Professionals: Interior Design in the Real World
Hear insights on the interior design industry from a panel of experts. Learn about legislation that affects our business, how to educate clients and vendors on the importance of working with a designer, how evidence-based design is advancing our industry, how to strengthen relationships with vendor representatives, and the successes & failures that come with designing in today’s rapidly changing world.

  • Bess Ehmcke
    Founder & Managing Director, The Best of Bess
  • Debby Gomulka
    Interior Designer, Debby Gomulka Designs
  • Elizabeth Hundley
    Interior Designer, Little Diversfield
  • Robyn Mitchell (Moderator)
    Territory Manager - Carolinas, Duchateau
2:30pm – 3:30pm     CEU: Effective Interior Design Integration, Understanding the Phases of Design
AnnMarie Jackson CID, FASID, CHID, EDAC
Design Director – Interiors, Haskell

This session will cover the different phases of design through various project examples, design industry processes and deliverables. The presenter will show examples and provide mechanisms enabling Interior Designers to effectively engage clients and work collaboratively with project teams. The presenter will use a diverse set of recent and relevant design practice examples including smart business strategies identifying directly to students, immerging professionals, and practitioners. This session will provide tools and insight enabling participants to become more efficient, and effective designers. CEU Credit: 1 Hour



Online registration is now open with rates starting at $35 for members. Follow the button link below to sign up today! Early registration rates end March 24.

Registration Type By 3/24 After 3/24
ASID Member $35 $40
ASID Non-member $45 $50
ASID Student Member $20 $25
ASID Student Non-member $30 $35


Thank You to our Event Sponsors

Otto Zenke Presentation Sponsor


Event Sponsorships

There are a few engagement opportunities available that will provide wonderful exposure to get you and your company name in front of current and future professionals. Make plans to join us as a sponsor for this fun and valuable event. 

Lunch & Parking Sponsor - $700 (2 opportunities available)

  • Signage at event
  • Provide promotional item to attendees
  • Recognition in event promotions (website/emails/social media)
  • Two complimentary registrations
  • Opportunity to address attendees at the beginning of event

Otto Zenke Presentation Sponsor - $300 (exclusive opportunity)

  • Signage at event
  • Provide promotional item to attendees
  • Recognition in event promotions (website/emails/social media)
  • One complimentary registrations
  • Opportunity to address the attendees/open the Otto Zenke Presentation (sponsor may also present the awards, if desired)

For more information or to sign up as an event sponsor, please contact us at administrator@nc-sc.asid.org.


If you have any questions about the Spring Meeting, please contact us at administrator@nc-sc.asid.org.