May 20-22, 2025 | CHATHAM BARS INN | CHATHAM, MA

A conference and networking event for individuals who lead, manage, or are involved in firms serving the luxury home design industry.


Join us in 2025!
Registration will open in mid-September 2024

2024 Keynotes
and Agenda

Stan Dixon, AIA
Architect, President and Founder
D. Stanley Dixon Architect, Inc.

Brian Sawyer, FASLA, and John Berson, AIA
Sawyer | Berson

Jeffrey Shaw
Portrait Photographer
and Founder
Self-Employed Institute

View the entire Agenda

About the Conference

Now entering its fifth year, the Luxury Home Design Summit, presented by New England Home and Esteem Media, is a conference and networking event accessible to today’s and future leaders in the luxury home design industry who run, own, manage, or aspire to lead home design businesses around the country.

This unique event is focused on helping passionate and creative architects, interior design principals, landscape architects and designers, builders, contractors, and showroom operators and suppliers who serve the luxury design market. Summit programming will help these professionals develop foundational market knowledge, business vision, key skills, problem-solving, and community by providing face-to-face access to leading experts on innovation, affluent consumers, effective leadership, and maximizing performance.

Who Should Attend


Attendees are principals and leaders representing the following areas: 

  • Architecture
  • Interior Design
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Building/Contracting
  • Showrooms, Retailers, and Suppliers serving the luxury New England design market
  • National luxury design brands aspiring to build and enhance relationships in the design community
  • Bloggers, digital marketplaces, media and PR professionals
  • Design Centers

Why Attend

Adam Japko, founder of the Design Influencers Conference and co-founder of the Luxury Design Summit, shares his vision for the Luxury Home Design Summit and the rationale for creating this unique event.

Why Attend:

  • Develop cutting-edge business and market knowledge via in-depth conference sessions
  • Create an insightful vision to keep luxury design businesses prepared and strong
  • Explore innovative ideas from industry thought leaders and experts from inside and outside the New England region
  • Senior level networking opportunities with other leaders in the luxury design community

EVENT RETURNS TO CHATHAM IN 2025– 2024 Conference Rated Among the Best by Attendees
Event Sold Out Months In Advance for the Past 2 Years!

Presenting Sponsors New England Home and Esteem Media are thrilled to announce that the 2025 Luxury Home Design Summit will return to the Chatham Bars Inn in Chatham, MA on May 20-22, 2025. The 2024 conference was rated very highly in our onsite surveys with our attendees, sponsors, and speakers!

"The event continues to be received so favorably from our New England luxury home design community as well as the national sponsors and attendees who participated from outside the New England region, " said Kathy Bush-Dutton, publisher of New England Home magazine

Both Industry and Outside-Industry Speakers in the Program

Stan Dixon, Brian Sawyer and John Berson, and Mark Hutker joined the illustrious speaker roster which also included many renowned outside-industry speakers like Scott Lesnick and Danushka Nanayakkarra-Skillington.

Attendees included principals and leaders representing the following areas: architecture,  interior design, landscape architecture, building and contracting, showrooms, retailers, and suppliers serving the luxury New England design market, national luxury design brands aspiring to build relationships in New England design community, traditional media, bloggers, digital marketplaces, and PR, and design centers.

“The Luxury Home Design Summit is focused on helping the professional design community see both today’s and tomorrow’s inflection points while providing context for navigating them successfully,” said Adam Japko,  CEO of co-presenting event sponsor Esteem Media and founder of the Design Influencers Conference. "While many other design events are produced to help attendees optimize current business systems, continue design education, and hear design icons recant their journeys, the Luxury Home Design Summit is a serious education and networking forum for owners and leaders of professional design businesses hoping to build lasting enterprises with considerable value.”

Topics from 2024 conference included:

  • The Urge to Act—How the World's Most Effective Leaders Resonate Deeper, Earn Trust Faster, and Build Their Brands and Legacies Better
  • Rethinking Materials for Design
  • Luxury and Sustainable Design: Yes, You Can Have It All!
  • Crossroads of Civic and Residential Design
  • How to be Completely Irresistible to Your Dream Clients
  • Web3.0 and the Metaverse
  • Housing Pulse
  • Your Website: The Most Under-Utilized Marketing Tool That's Killing Your Prospects
  • AI and Home Design: How to Adapt and Thrive in a Changing Landscape
  • The Laws of Luxury: What Resonates with High Net Worth and Ultra-High Net Worth Prospects

Hope to see you in May 2025 in Chatham!



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