4th May 2020 | IN EXPERT INSIGHT | BY SBID ShareTweetPinterestLinkedIn Founder of Chicago-based design practice marquardt+, Tom Marquardt kicks off the SBID SpeakEasy series of digital discussions with an m+ consulting team video conference; bringing his team of professionals across the design industry together to address the present and future state of design and business during the pandemic. SpeakEasy with marquardt+ Episode Three | Adapting Our Industry | View all Featuring expert perspectives from professionals on the m+ consulting team, Reva Revis, architecture & design industry publicist, Reva Revis Consulting; Mark Nestler, president, Nestler Strategies; Vince Gammino, design and project management director, Vince Gammino Design; Jennifer J. Fondrevay, founder & chief humanity officer, Day1 Ready; Kaitlyn Daniluk, interior design student, Columbia College of Chicago and James Wild, principal & founder, Gridwerk Architecture. From talking Humans and Business to Adapting Our Practice, this episode in the 4-part Zoomtable series continues the discussion about the design community during Covid-19 and how the interior design industry, as a social and multi-disciplinary profession, will be impacted. Reva Revis, architecture & design industry publicist, Reva Revis Consulting comments on the important role international events play each year in helping design professionals connect when it comes to networking, building new industry connections and moving forward as an industry. How is this driving new and existing digital alternatives in efforts to maintain that crucial dimension of connectivity within the industry? View all episodes SBID launched the new SpeakEasy series of online conversations to help keep our community connected; inviting the industry to join in live online talks, tune in to our digital discussions about the design industry or discover professional insights with a new series of podcast episodes. If you are interested in taking part in our programme of online events and digital discussions, or would like to get involved with SBID in another way – we’d love to hear from you. Email [email protected] to find out more.