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Looking Back: DesignThinkers 2017 Branding with Rethink

We caught up with Hans Thiessen RGD, Partner & Creative Director of Design at Rethink, to reflect back on Rethink’s branding for DesignThinkers 2017, “Perspectives.”

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Become a Certified RGD to receive a free DT Vancouver registration!

Certified RGDs have a demonstrated understanding of business best practices, accessible design principles, research methods and ethical responsibilities, and the successful application of strategic design principles to marketing and communications challenges. If this sounds like you, apply to become Certified now!

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Why Attend?

DesignThinkers, Canada’s only annual conference for visual communicators, is a must-attend for informed, forward-thinking creative communications and design professionals. At this inspiring two-day event, we offer in-depth analyses of trends and best practices in branding, design thinking, design management, communications technologies and user experience with a range of opportunities to exchange ideas with colleagues, new and old.

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DesignThinkers Code of Conduct

The DesignThinkers Code of Conduct is in place to ensure that all participants feel safe during the Conference. Through RGD, Canadian designers exchange ideas, educate and inspire, set professional standards and build a strong, supportive community dedicated to advocating for the value of design.

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Looking Back: DesignThinkers 2007 Branding with q30 design

We caught up with RGDs Glenda Rissman and Peter Scott, principals at q30 design inc., to reflect back on their branding for DesignThinkers 2007, “What matters to you?”

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DesignThinker of the Year Award for Western Canada: Call for Nominations!

RGD invites nominations for DesignThinker of the Year Awards, honouring design-driven businesses in Western Canada. DesignThinker of the Year is awarded to Canadian chief executives who have incorporated design and design thinking into their organizations to achieve business objectives and drive innovation. 

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Emerging Designers are invited to apply for Scholarships to attend DT 2019 Vancouver

Student RGD, Junior Affiliate and Provisional RGD Members can receive $500 plus free registration to attend DesignThinkers in Vancouver May 28 + 29.

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Frontier’s Live Magazine is available for order!

Live Magazine is an experimental project by Frontier that offers smart distillations of stimulating gatherings. For each issue, Frontier assembles a new team of editors, writers, photographers, and illustrators to give readers insight into the event’s most powerful ideas and conversations. Last October, Live Magazine captured the people and the unforgettable moments of DesignThinkers in Toronto.

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North York Women’s Shelter is the Official Charity of DT 2018 TO

The Association of Registered Graphic Designers (RGD) is proud to introduce our first-ever official charity for the DesignThinkers Toronto Conference: North York Women’s Shelter. We are pleased to support an organization on the front lines of ending violence against women.

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Creative Earners Salary Survey launches at DT TO!

RGD, Creative Niche and GDC are excited to launch Creative Earners 2019, the national survey of salaries and billing practices in the Canadian communication design industry. Visit the Creative Earners booth on the mezzanine to fill out the survey, receive your ‘cash reward’ and show off your riches in the photo booth. 

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