BDNY delivers on both the practical and experiential aspects of hospitality design, with unique gathering spaces, design challenges and myriad networking events on the exhibit floor.

DESIGNED SPACES

See the latest FF&E innovations in the context of all-new uber-inspiring Designed Spaces—bars, bistros lounges and other “hospitality hubs” for BDNY attendees—each created by a leading hospitality design firm using exhibitor/sponsor products. Designed Spaces are your destination for interactive educational sessions as well as face time with manufacturers and industry colleagues.

BD PRODUCT DESIGN COMPETITION: BEST OF 2021

Spanning 14 categories for hospitality interiors, the BD Product Design Competition celebrates designers and manufacturers of products that demonstrate aesthetic progress, functionality and above all—innovation. Products must have been introduced to the marketplace no earlier than November 5, 2020 to be eligible for the 2021 onsite awards program. Submission form will open in September.

GOLD KEY AWARDS

Now in its 41st year, the Gold Key Award for Excellence in Hospitality Design is the industry’s most prestigious honor for outstanding projects. Taking place Monday, November 15, 2021 at NYC’s Cipriani, this renowned competition is produced by Emerald and presented by Boutique Design magazine. You won’t want to miss this Awards Gala after day 1 of BDNY 2021. Preview the judges for the Gold Key Awards and view ticket prices by clicking the Learn More button to the right.