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Interior Design: Industry Organizations

Industry Organizations


American Institute of Architects
The AIA, the leading professional membership association for licensed architects, emerging professionals, and allied partners since 1857, serves as the voice of the architecture profession and the resource for our members in service to society.

Council for Interior Design Accreditation
The council for Interior Design Accreditation is an independent, non-profit accrediting organization for interior design education programs in the United States and Canada.

Design-Build Institute of America
The Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) is an association of leaders in the design and construction industry utilizing design-build and integrated project delivery methods to achieve high performance projects.

International Interior Design Association (IIDA)
The American Society of Interior Designers is the leading organization for interior design professionals. From corporate boardrooms to home offices, hotel suites to health care facilities, ASID designers create the places where we live, work, play, heal and worship.

National Bath and Kitchen Association NKBA
The mission of the NKBA is to enhance member success and excellence, promote professionalism and ethical business practices, and provide leadership and direction for the kitchen and bath industry worldwide.

 U.S. Green Building Council
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a non-profit organization committed to expanding sustainable building practices. USGBC is composed of more than 15,000 organizations from across the building industry that are working to advance structures that are environmentally responsible, profitable, and healthy places to live and work. Members includes building owners and end-users, real estate developers, facility managers, architects, designers, engineers, general contractors, subcontractors, product and building system manufacturers, government agencies, and nonprofits.