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MAINTAINING THE BEAUTY OF YOUR TEAK OUTDOOR FURNITURE
Shears & Window, Galleria 256
Chris Putrimas, President of Dr. Teak, discusses care and maintenance of your invest-
ment in teak furniture for a lifetime of enjoyment.
FROM THE EARTH TO THE MOON - LEE JOFA IN THE 21ST CENTURY
Lee Jofa, Galleria 490
In an ever changing world of technology, and living in this mechanical age of record speed, take a look
at the future of design, and how it is impacted by the economy, population growth and environmental
awareness. Looking to the future for answers on a 19th Century profession.
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Local talent event
ERIC ENGSTROM RECEPTION
Christopher Peacock Cabinetry, Galleria 445
Meet Eric Engstrom and discuss his trade secrets of hospitality design.
* RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
ROOM FOR GREEN: SUSTAINABILITY IN HOME DESIGN
Dekayu, Showplace 325
Dwell editor Sarah Rich speaks about being green – how and why to bring sustain-
ability to home design.
* Lunch will be served. Seating is limited. RSVP required to 415.626.1888
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
THE INFLUENCE OF CULTURE AND DESIGN
De Sousa Hughes, Showplace 299
De Sousa Hughes invites you to join Erin Finn,
Travers’ New York Design Director, for a discussion on creativity with design and
color using prints, wovens and embroideries. Learn the cultural complexion of design
10:00 – 11:00 AM Local talent event
WOMEN IN FOOD AND DESIGN:
THE SECOND GENERATION
KEYNOTE MODERATED BY ERIC ENGSTROM
Celebrate the rise of an innovative group of women chefs,
designers and entrepreneurs on the Bay Area food scene. Join
this lively and renowned panel as they discuss the emergence
of a new generation of