Meet The Buyer: a fantastic networking opportunity for professionals in the interior design industy

The inaugural Meet The Buyer event was hosted by the Hilton Kyiv on March 14 in Ukraine. This innovative gathering allowed interior designers and architects from leading manufacturers and suppliers of interior design products to meet and interact in a completely new format for the industry.


The event was attended and overseen by Vanessa Brady, the founder of the Community of British and International Design, Lavinia Engelman, Event Management Manager, and Yulia Danilova and Natalia Bolshakova, Regional Directors of SBID Ukraine. SBID Ukraine believes that such events help to develop the industry, and plan to hold Meet The Buyer annually.


The event organizer, the Community of British and International Design in Ukraine (SBID Ukraine), succeeded in transforming simple networking into a unique event. The event encouraged the presentation of new and innovative products, in an active and productive format, from leading manufacturing companies, designers and architects. The format allowed participants to discover the latest innovations in the industry and exchange contacts with potential partners in areas of interior design, such as engineering, furniture, lighting, wall and floor coverings, automation of living space and others. In addition, Synergy Patent Law Agency, Oakeshott Insurance Group, University of the Arts, presented their products and visions for the future.