The Surface + Design Event China 2019

2019.12.11-13 | Shanghai New International Expo Centre(SNIEC)


Conference & Events Schedule

Join hands with American Institute of Architects International (AIA IR) and Shanghai Stone Trade Association, SURFACES China presents educational program of conferences and workshops. More conference details are coming soon. Please complete the pre-registration as soon as possible, lock the seats!

The topics are as follows:

New Technology Trends & Process
Innovation leads development, and the promotion of new products will directly hit the “pain point” of the industry.
Business Model Transition in Local Market
Insights of the industry development. Grasp the future trend in time
Pay attention to the transformation of local market business model
How to effectively cope with and realize the successful transformation of business model under the changing market environment?
Industrial upgrading and transformation under the background of the times
How to achieve industrial upgrading and transition in complex economic environment?
Customer Insights
Every generation has its own specific consumption habits. Generation Z will gradually become a consumer group in the market. How will they have different consumption views?
Color Trends & Design
Deeply understand the preferences of different groups, pursue design limits, and lead color trends
Interior Design Trends & Practice
Grasp the trend of interior design and share excellent design cases


Established in December 2002, the Shanghai Stone Industry Association is a non-profit, cross-sectoral, cross-ownership, non-profit social group legal person voluntarily formed by enterprises and institutions of Shanghai Stone Processing, Trade, Engineering, Stone Maintenance, Stone Machinery and Tools, Stone Landscaping and Sculpture, Artificial Stone Industry. The association consists of four professional committees, namely, stone maintenance, stone landscape and sculpture, artificial stone, stone machinery and tools, and Shanghai Oriental Stone Research Institute.

The AIA is a US-based professional organization that exists to protect and serve architects and design professionals, monitor legislative issues that impact the public and the profession and recognize and promote excellence in architectural design, technology and design-related issues.

WGSN is the world’s leading trend forecaster, founded in 1998 in London, WGSN disrupted the market with a pioneering online trend library. We were the first to combine high—end technology with human ingenuity to meet the unique needs of the global creative industry. WGSN forecasts across design, consumer and retail, which helps businesses stay relevant and find their next growth opportunities.