The RGD opens DesignThinkers 2022 in Vancouver (May 31–June 1) registration with limited ticket release!

For DesignThinkers VAN, the RGD has released a limited number of tickets at our Advanced Super Early Bird rates — a savings of +$100.00.


The RGD's 23rd annual DesignThinkers Conference will be an in-person event, for the first time in almost 3 years.


The event will take place at the Vancouver Playhouse however, if you are unable to attend in person, you can also attend virtually through the online event Pheedloop, watching the sessions streamed live and connecting with other attendees online.


The RGD has released passes for both in-person (limited) and virtual participation at lowest available rates prices. Tickets will be available at these rates until they sell out or until Feb 25 (whichever occurs first). 


Get a DesignThinkers pass now!


Confirmed speakers include Bráulio Amado, Founder of BAD StudioBrian Collins, Chief Creative Officer at COLLINS; Creative Business Consultant Emily Cohen, illustrator Tom Froese and Giorgia Lupi, Partner at Pentagram


The branding for the 2022 conference is by DDB Canada and a new DesignThinkers website, by Nurun, will launch in March. Stay tuned! 


Click here to get a discount on your travel to the conference.


All in-person attendees are required to be fully vaccinated and masked indoors as per the requirements of the venue. View venue policy here. The policy is subject to change in accordance with government mandates.