National

RGD's DesignThinkers Toronto Conference 2018

DesignThinkers is a must-attend for forward-thinking communications and design professionals.

Date: Wednesday, October 24 and Wednesday October 25, 2018
Location: Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
1 Front St. E, Toronto, On.

DesignThinkers is a must-attend for forward-thinking communications and design professionals. RGD's Conference offers in-depth analyses of trends and best practices in branding, design thinking, design management, communications technologies and user experience. Attendees leave with a reconsidered and refined design or creative process, feeling inspired, refreshed and connected to the creative communications community.

Conference registration includes two days of speakers, a creative marketplace, roundtable discussions, portfolio reviews, food and drink at our Delegate Party, studio tours and a multitude of opportunities to network with top design professionals.

This year’s theme, Speak the Truth, is designed to spark honest presentations and meaningful conversations.

Speakers include:
Michael Bierut, Partner at Pentagram; 
Robert Brunner, Founder & Partner at Ammunition; 
Anthony Burrill, Graphic Artist, Print-Maker & Designer; 
Alex Center, Founder of CENTER; 
Emily Cohen, Creative Business Consultant; 
Martha Cotton, Group Design Director (Research) at Fjord; 
Pau Cuervo, Founder & CEO at Elkanodata;
Michelle Dougherty, Creative Director at Imaginary Forces 
Dawn Hancock, Founder of Firebelly; 
Josh Higgins, Executive Creative Director, AR/VR at Facebook; 
Jessica Hische, Lettering Artist; 
JP Lacroix RGD, President of Shikatani Lacroix;
Michael Lejeune, CD at Metro Los Angeles; 
Bruno Maag, Chairman of Dalton Maag; 
Kat Downs Mulder, Director of Product at The Washington Post; 
Fidel Peña RGD Creative Director & Partner at Underline Studio; 
Anton Repponen & Irene Pereyra, Designers / Co-Founders of Anton & Irene; 
Bonnie Siegler, Founder & Creative Director at Eight and a Half; 
Laura Stein RGD, Creative Director at Sid Lee; 
Leta Sobierajski and Wade Jeffree, Graphic Designers & Art Directors; 
Forest Young, Global Principal / Head of Design at Wolff Olins

and more!

More information at https://designthinkers.com/Toronto