WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.–Surtex, which is scheduled for next week, will include a number of educational seminars focusing on the fundamentals of doing business in the applied-art field.
The conference sessions will provide professional development in art licensing, business technology and marketing, according to a statement from GLM, owner and manager of Surtex. The seminars will also highlight emerging color, style and design trends for 2010 and beyond. There will also be a retailer forum, which will spotlight how retailers evaluate their needs and offer specific recommendations for positioning art for successful replacement.
Surtex is scheduled to run from Sunday, May 17, to Tuesday, May 19, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York.