DesignThinkers 2016 Presentations now available for RGD Members

Access to presentation recordings allows RGD Members not able to attend DesignThinkers to have access to the talks or for those in attendance to re-live favourite moments.


To view presentations from DesignThinkers 2016, visit the Video Archive page in the Members Only section.*


*If this is your first time accessing the Members Only section, click 'Log In' at the top right hand corner of this page and select 'reset password'. If you have any questions or difficulties, please email .


The Video Archive includes presentations including Jake Barton's The Future of Virtual is Physical, Erik Kessels' Your Mistakes Could Change the World, Steven Heller's Making Eye Candy Into Design History, Emily Lessard's Branding and Authenticity: Building Visual Stories, the Working with an In-House Brand panel & much more! 

In addition to DesignThinkers 2016 recordings, RGD Members have access to an archive of over 500 recordings including professional development webinars, presentations from past DesignThinkers and other RGD events. Click here for a list of RGD's archived presentations.


If you are not a member, you can subscribe to RGD's new YouTube channel for a variety of public videos, and to RGD Word to get access to the private videos that are featured in each issue.

Become a member
To access these recordings and take advantage of other benefits of Membership such as free webinars, discounts to RGD events including Creative Directions and DesignThinkers, RGD publications including the RGD In-House Awards Annual and Student Awards Annual, free magazine subscriptions and other industry offers and more, consider joining RGD as an Affiliate Member. Click here to find out how.


DesignThinkers 2017
The next DesignThinkers Conference will take place in Vancouver on May 30-31 2017 at the Vancouver Playhouse Theatre.

Check out our recap of DesignThinkers 2016 here.