RGD announces updates for DesignThinkers 2013
30/04/13
In preparation for DesignThinkers 2013, we're excited to share updates on this year's event, and also congratulate our 2012 Design Partner on recent recognition. 

 

DesignThinkers 2013 takes place in Toronto November 6 and 7. RGD's annual conference, the largest of its kind in Canada, celebrates the power of design thinking, offering inspirational speakers, strategic presentations and a chance to network with industry peers.

 

Register by June 21 to save!

Super Early Bird rates are available until Friday, June 21! Click here to register now.

 

Confirmed Speakers

We are pleased to announce the following confirmed speakers:

Pierre Bernard, Associate, Strategy, President, orangetango

Christopher Chapman, Global Creativity & Innovation Director at Disney

Darhil Crooks, Creative Director of The Atlantic

Infographic designer Nicholas Felton

Saki Mafundikwa, founder of the Zimbabwe Institute of Visual Arts and  author of Afrikan Alphabets, a comprehensive review of African writing systems

UK designer Morag Myerscough

Bruce Nussbaum, author of Creative Intelligence

Shawn Petersen, Creative Director of Portland based digital agency Instrument

Jenn + Ken Visocky O'Grady, Principals at Enspace Design


 

Recognition for DT 2012 Design

Congratulations to the in-house design team at the City of Mississauga, who have been recognized with a 2013 Design Award from Applied Arts Magazine for their outstanding work on the design for DesignThinkers 2012! More information on the Applied Arts Design Awards can be found here: http://www.appliedartsmag.com/blog/?p=12933