Register May 28 & 29, 2019 Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver

The DesignThinkers Vancouver Conference is put on by RGD in Partnership with GDC. Conference registration includes presentations and panel discussions from industry professionals, a design marketplace, book signings, giveaways, food and drink at our Delegate Party and a multitude of opportunities to network with top design professionals from around the world.


Early bird pricing is ending April 26!
Pricing in Canadian Dollars. For US Exchange rate, click here.

1 Day Passes Early Bird
02/09 - 04/26
04/27 - 05/23
Designated Member: RGD, Prov. RGD & CGD* $295 $330
Affiliate Member RGD, GDC Member** $370 $413
Student RGD, GDC Student Member*** n/a n/a
Non-member $495 $550
Group rate (per person)**** $435 $500
2 Day Passes
Designated Member: RGD, Prov. RGD & CGD* $400 $435
Affiliate Member RGD, GDC Member** $500 $545
Student RGD, GDC Student Member*** $270 $290
Non-member $675 $725
Group rate (per person)**** $595 $650
TAX (5% GST) not included.
  • *Certified RGD & Provisional RGD Members
  • **Affiliate Members of RGD, Jr. Affiliate Member of RGD
  • ***Student RGD Members (Student RGD Members at the time of the conference, or Provisional RGDs who are 2018 graduates can take advantage of this rate.)
  • ****The Group registration rate is a non-member attending DesignThinkers as a part of a group of 3 or more individuals from the same company; a non-member working for a non-profit organization.

Contact Heidi Veri if you would like to register groups of 10 or more people and receive additional discounted group rates.


Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Visa debit, e-transfer to (quote primary registrant name) or cheques payable to RGD (mailing address: 96 Spadina Ave, Suite 210, Toronto ON, M5V 2J6). Payment must be received by May 17 to receive your final confirmation.


If you cancel on or before April 26, a $75 plus GST fee ($25 for Student RGD) will apply or you may transfer your registration to another person before this date. After April 26, no refunds will be processed and if you would like to transfer your registration to another person, there is a $25 plus GST fee.

Press Pass

Journalists are eligible for a press pass if they contribute regularly to an established media outlet. Freelancers requesting press accreditation must provide a letter of assignment from a qualifying editor or publication. Professional bloggers and social media influencers will also be considered. Contact to request a press pass.

Approval Request

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