NeoCon, held annually at the famous Merchandise Mart (known as "The Mart") in Chicago, has been a renowned trade fair and the world's leading platform for the commercial design industry since its inception in 1969.
Organized by Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc., a subsidiary of Vornado Realty Trust, NeoCon is known for inspiring ideas and product unveilings. The Mart, an architectural landmark in Chicago, is recognized for its vast size, diverse offerings, and excellent infrastructure.
Exclusively accessible to trade professionals, NeoCon provides insights into the latest and most innovative products for interior design in commercial and healthcare buildings, administrative facilities, corporations, and residential spaces.
With over 200 exhibitors and thousands of annual visitors, NeoCon is an essential event in the design industry's calendar. Its significance extends beyond a trade fair and conference, standing as a vibrant testament to the power of design in shaping environments, and a key driver of innovation and progress in the industry.
One of NeoCon's highlights is its accompanying conference, featuring a diverse program of seminars, panel discussions, and presentations by industry leaders.
Serving as a central meeting point for the design industry, NeoCon offers visitors the opportunity to learn about new resources and products, and exchange ideas. The fair showcases thousands of innovative products, symbolizing a spirit of innovation that shapes the future of our built environment.