Get ready for the first Pan-Africa Interior Design Virtual Summit #PAIDsummit2018

Virtual interior design service company, Eterior Spaces, just launched the first ever Pan-Africa Interior Design virtual Summit. According to it’s founders, Nigerian interior designers’, Osaru Alile and Lara Lape Cameron-Cole, the event was created out of the desire to give Africans a practical guide to the practice of Interior Design and the opportunity to be a part of an active thriving community of African Interior Designers. The summit, hosted by both Osaru Alile and Lara Lape will be taking place virtually from the 12th of March to the 22nd of March. If you love interior styling, love shopping for furniture and decorations, or you would like to turn your hobby into a paid job, or learn top strategies for getting new and high paying clients, this is an opportunity you should explore. You can register for free here.

Some benefits to registration are,

1. Tips and trade secrets from interior design experts worldwide.
2. Answers to questions like “How to get clients and keep them”
3. Virtual tours of phenomenal interior design studios, amongst others.

Below is a list of some of the speakers that have been revealed,

  • Doyin Abiola-Tobun, Executive Director at Concrete Lilies Services Limited (CLS), a real estate company she co-founded in 2009
  • Nana Spio-Garbrah is the Founder and Creative Director of Blueprint Africa.
  • Heather Nokta, founder of Nokta Studio, a full service interior design company that creates environments that reflect and elevate clients’ lives.
  • Titi Ogufere, founder of the Interior Designers Association of Nigeria (IDAN) and Creative Director, Essential Interiors Consultancy.
  • Mrs. Tomilayo Aluko, a brand communications connoisseur. She is the Founder and Principal Brand consultant at The Boutique Brand Communication Company
  • Jordan Awori (aka theinteriordecorator), an interior designer and decorator, writer and artist based in Nairobi Kenya.


About the co-host | Lara Lape Cameron-Cole

Lara Lape Cameron-Cole is an entrepreneur, working in the creative industry as co-founder of CC Interiors Limited, a multiple award-winning Interior Design business, CaxtonAlile Living and Apparel Partners Limited, an apparel manufacturing company. She is also a consultant within the Apparel Manufacturing space.

She has a master’s degree from the University of Arts, London College of Fashion in Fashion Entrepreneurship, focusing on Apparel Manufacturing and a bachelor’s degree from Howard University, Washington, D.C. in International Business and Finance. Lara Lape started off her career in the Citigroup Corporate and Investment Bank, New York, working as a bond-trading analyst but made the move into the creative industry after a few years, to specialize in Interior Design and has never looked back. She has worked as an Interior Designer for over 10years, concentrating in residential and commercial spaces. Read the rest here.


Watch Osaru Alile and Lara Lape Cameron Cole talk about the virtual event below,

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