International Interior Designers Association

The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) works to advance the value of interior design and its practitioners as well as to cultivate leadership within the profession. IIDA has more than 12,000 Members in nine specialty Forums in 30 Chapters around the world committed to enhancing the quality of life through excellence in interior design and advancing interior design through knowledge. By becoming a Member, you are making the decision to be an informed member of the design community.

IIDA Students Members are enrolled in design schools across the world--from Alabama to Saudi Arabia. The Association recognizes the influence that young designers have on the profession and targets Student Members with the information and events that will begin a successful career. In addition to joining two specialty Forums you may elect to participate in:

  • IIDA’s Annual International Mentoring Week
  • Student Sustainable Design Competition
  • Lloy Hack Memorial Essay Competition
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Continuing Education Programs
  • Chapter events
  • Campus Center activities

You will receive timely biweekly updates about the profession through Design Matters, as well as through IIDA’s quarterly student newsletter Custom. Begin demonstrating your leadership abilities by joining The Association for Design Professionals.