Share a Proposal to Speak at DesignThinkers

Interested in sharing your insights and expertise with the design community? We invite you to apply to speak at RGD's in-person DesignThinkers 2023 Conferences taking place in Toronto in October 2022 and in Vancouver in May 2023.


"Through our events, the RGD brings together creatives at all levels from across Canada every year. The RGD truly delivers what it stands for — ‘Designers Supporting Designers’. Speaking at DesignThinkers or one of the RGD's webinars is a great way to share your knowledge, gain recognition and give back to the community. I encourage all those who have something to say to apply!" says Kathleen Scott RGD, RGD Director & Co-Chair of Events Committee.


Submit your proposal here.


DesignThinkers Conference (In-person - Toronto)

As Canada's largest conference for the communication design industry, DesignThinkers brings together visionaries from a range of disciplines to explore creativity, the design process and the future of design and design thinking. DesignThinkers takes place in-person in Toronto (October 27+28 in 2022) and in Vancouver (May 30-31, 2023) and. The theme for DesignThinkers in 2022 is "Defy". We are particularly interested in presentations that are inspiring, visionary, forward-thinking and thought-provoking.



Dates: All year round

We're also seeking applications for Webinar presentations as part of our weekly professional development programming.

Submit proposal here.


If you have any questions, email RGD's Programs Manager, Abdul Omar, at .