Canceled and Rescheduled Design Conferences due to Coronavirus

Due to the global public health crisis, many conferences cancel, reschedule or go virtual. This list focuses on design conferences and events on our digitalized world.

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On March 23rd, the Dutch gov. announcend that all events happening untill June 1st, 2020 are canceled.

  1. IAM Weekend from IRL to URL → March 19-21, 2020
  2. OFFF Barcelona rescheduled to September 24-26, 2020
  3. Design Week Portland rescheduled to August 1-8, 2020
  4. appril festival postponed to September
  5. STRP Festival postponed indefinitely
  6. JAMstack Conf London in May from IRL to URL
  7. The Next Web Conference from June → October 1-2, 2020
  8. Do Something rescheduled to October 8, 2020
  9. Do Lectures cancelled next edition is in 2021, July 1–4
  10. SmashingConf SF rescheduled to November 10–11, 2020
  11. Edge Design Talks rescheduled to September 25-27 2020
  12. Other Futures postponed indefinitely
  13. AIGA Design Conference rescheduled to November 12-14, 2020
  14. Pictoplasma rescheduled to August 19-23, 2020
  15. Re:Publica rescheduled to August 10-12, 2020
  16. Internet Freedom Festival cancelled next edition is in 2021
  17. SXSW cancelled
  18. TED2020 rescheduled to July 26-30, 2020
  19. UX Conference Copenhagen from IRL to URL → March 30-31, 2020
  20. 10th edition of Creative South Family Reunion postpone to later this year.
  21. and& Leuven postponed indefinitely
  22. Creative Netwerk cancelled all upcoming event to further notice.
  23. OFFSET postponed indefinitely
  24. Think About! cancelled and will be back in 2021
  25. FITC Toronto canceled
  26. Element UX Talks postponed indefinitely
  27. Malofiej Conference and Workshop are cancelled
  28. VR/AR Global Summit from IRL to URL → June 1-3, 2020.
  29. MuseumNext Edinburgh postponed indefinitely
  30. UXcamp Europe 2020 cancelled
  31. TypeParis is postponed to later this year. Application periode is extended to 27 March 2020.
  32. beyond tellerrand Dusseldorf postponed indefinitely
  33. XOXO 2020 canceled
  34. First Round New York rescheduled to September 25
  35. Type Drives Culture Conference 2020 postponed to fall 2020
  36. S-H-O-W conference postponed indefinitely
  37. TypeTech MeetUp Munich rescheduled to November 13-15, 2020
  38. Forward Festival Munich cancelled
  39. Fronteers Conference 2020 canceled
  40. HOW Design Live postponed indefinitely
  41. CXI Brand Conference rescheduled to September 18, 2020
  42. All Designer's Bootcamp around the world are postponed indefinitely
  43. The Design Conference is rescheduled to August 19-22, 2020
  44. 99U Conference goes digital, and will be free
  45. First Round events in the EU are postponed indefinitely
  46. Frontiers.design postponed indefinitely
  47. What Design Can Do Mexico postponed indefinitely
  48. XOXO 2020 is canceled
  49. Playgrounds Blend is canceled
  50. Eyeo Festival is canceled
  51. Us by Night rescheduled to April 22-24, 2021
  52. Berlin Letters rescheduled to May 27-29, 2021
  53. OFFSET Dublin rescheduled to April 23-25, 2021
  54. Bump Festival rescheduled to October 26, 2021
  55. Sensorium Festival rescheduled to August 28 - 30, 2020
  56. Typographics design festival postponed indefinitely
  57. Design + Diversity Conference is canceled
  58. Fiber Festival postponed indefinitely
  59. WXG Conference rescheduled to September 17, 2020
  60. Birmingham Design Festival postponed indefinitely
  61. Typoclass Bozhentsi 2020 postponed to July 27 to August 8
  62. By Design postponed to 2021
  63. And Leuven 2020 postponed to April 21-24, 2021

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