Project Zen: The Rocks

This extract from our Zen-inspired creative design exercise is all about the hardscape. From naturalistic rounded river rocks to geometric mountain ranges – all appearances are proudly deceptive.

Read More Published: November 24th, 2020 by CDI World

Project Zen: The Rope Path

Our creative design exercise, inspired by the forms found in Zen temple gardens, features the use of recyclable materials and construction methods that gently challenge convention...

Read More Published: November 16th, 2020 by CDI World

People With A Passion: Gary Nolan – Strategic Accounts Director

The events industry, despite its current battering, is well-stocked with multitalented individuals who love what they do. Atlanta-based Gary Nolan is one of ours.

Read More Published: November 12th, 2020 by CDI World

Project Zen – The Beginning

Conjure up the calming vision of a Zen meditation garden: exquisite planting, trees and rocks, raked pebble ripple-ponds, perhaps a wandering deer or two. Now imagine it all in corrugated fiberboard...

Read More Published: October 30th, 2020 by CDI World


We had the idea for the Virtually Challenged video when we were thinking how best to tell people about CDI World's new Virtual Trade Show Service.

Read More Published: October 7th, 2020 by CDI World

Another Great Day At The Office

Bringing creative design concepts to life is one of our most satisfying tasks. A recent fit-out for FIRMSPACE Atlanta's impressive new office environment ticked all the boxes.

Read More Published: September 30th, 2020 by Zane Hale

Changing Times

With its list of top brands including most of the Haute Horlogerie 'royalty', what could possibly go wrong for the annual Baselworld trade show?

Read More Published: September 25th, 2020 by Bryan Bay

Ready To Rekindle The Flame

How Olympic experience will keep CDI World ahead of the field when sport returns.

Read More Published: September 19th, 2020 by Paul Watts

People With A Passion: Nek Anwari – Creative Director

When our Singapore-based Creative Director Nek Anwari was a small boy, he drew cartoons and stick men. We think they must have been rather special.

Read More Published: September 10th, 2020 by CDI World

The Art Of The Portables

With larger-scale trade expos and events undergoing a crisis of confidence our Portables Service is continuing to build an enthusiastic client fan-base. So what's the attraction?

Read More Published: August 27th, 2020 by Alicia Moran & Kayla Holland