On October 24 & 25, RGD
hosts our 19th annual DesignThinkers Conference
in Toronto - the only event of its kind in Canada and one of the most respected and largest graphic design conferences in the world.
Primarily taking place at The Sony Centre
in downtown Toronto, the event consists of a two-day trade show and conference with keynote presentations and breakout sessions, and additional programming such as Studio Tours, evening parties, optional workshops and book signings.
The diverse conference audience of roughly 2,000 will be composed of professionals and students from specialties in the disciplines of communications design, UX and advertising; working across the agency, private, public and non-profit sectors. Organizations interested in connecting with this audience are invited to participate in the trade show
component of the event or take advantage of a range of opportunities for digital advertising and social media exposure.
Some of the speakers we will be welcoming to the stage include Michael Bierut
, Partner at Pentagram; celebrated lettering artist and author Jessica Hische
; VP of Engagement for the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Heidi Hackemer
and Chief Design Officer at Droga5 Jason Severs
. Check out the full line-up here
There are various ways interested organizations can get involved in the conference. If you’d like to learn more about exhibiting or the various forms of sponsorship available, contact RGD's Director of Communications & Development, Michelle Pereira Hampton, at [email protected]
; 1-888-274-3668 x27.