RGD invites groups across Canada to participate in May Future By Design

On May 6, panelists will meet live in Toronto and via webcam to discuss the Future of Advertising. Creatives are invited to use this opportunity to connect with local colleagues by hosting a satellite discussion groups.


Benefits of Participating as a Future By Design Satellite Discussion Group

- See presentations and hear insights from leading creative professionals from across North America with discussions webcast live to your location 

- Participate in the discussion by submitting questions to the panel via text or webcam

- Connect with members of your creative community by inviting creative professionals in your area to meet up and have your own discussions

- Receive goodies from RGD and a variety of industry suppliers to distribute to all participants, as well as special draw prizes

- Refreshments provided for groups of 10 or more 


Find out how to host a satellite venue in your city, email 


February 2014 FBD discussion group at Carve Design, London


"There is a strong community of designers here in London who look forward to attending design-related events - it is great to have opportunities to build on this and create more awareness of the design industry at large" -- Jason Recker RGD, London


February 2014 FBD discussion group at College of the North Atlantic, St John's NFLD


"Before tuning into the web cast we had an opportunity to chat as a group and have everyone introduce themselves. New connections were made - which was great to see!" - Wendy Millard RGD, Kingston  


February 2014 FBD discussion group at Factory Media Centre, Hamilton


RGD is currently accepting inquiries from cities interested in joining our May Future By Design discussion. Confirmed venues for May include Hamilton, Kingston, London, North Bay, Sault Ste. Marie and St John's, Newfoundland. Email  for details.


Further details on Future By Design: The Future of Advertising to be released soon - check back for more information! 


Check out recaps of other Future By Design events here: 


Creative Collaboration, February 2014 with panelists Emily Oberman (Pentagram), Vanessa Eckstein RGD (Blok), Bob Hambly RGD (Hambly & Woolley) and Jake Lefebure (Design Army


Designers as Entrepreneurs, December 2013 with panelists Gary Ludwig RGD, Jessica Hische, Aaron Draplin and Russell Gibbs RGD


Identity Design, September 2013 with panelists Barry Quinn RGD (Juniper Park), John Furneaux RGD (Projektor), John Pylypczak (Concrete), Ian Grais (Rethink) and Michael Walsh (SVA)