Visual Playground Open Nights

Bucharest, Romania

Visual Playground Open Nights means 3 mind-blowing conferences starring some of the world’s most accomplished graphic designers and illustrators.

Visual Playground is an alternative illustration and graphic design school that aims to develop the visual arts community in Romania.

Price: € 22 each / € 55 all 3 evenings
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Speakers:
  • Steve Simpson
  • Mattias Adolfsson
  • Malika Favre
  • Tobias Hall
  • Hedof
  • David Carson
  • Yukai Du

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International type design festival Typetersburg

Saint Petersburg, Russia

Annual international event for professional graphic designers. The festival’s program will include exhibitions and workshops of renowned international designers. Conference with two lecture days will take place on the August 5—6th. Every year in Saint Petersburg during the close of famous white nights, Typetersburg gathers local and international professional design community. Two conference days are visited by 500+ designers all around the world, so that they have an opportunity to communicate, exchange experience and discuss of modern type design and technologies

Price: €40
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Workshops:
  • Experimental Calligraphy For Professional Calligraphers by Vincent De Boer
  • Introduction To Type Design With Glyphs 2
  • Multiple Masters & Variable Fonts With Glyphs 2 by Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer
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Speakers:
  • Göran Söderström
  • Rainer Erich Scheichelbauer
  • Vincent De Boer
  • Baptiste Guesnon
  • Gayaneh Bagdasaryan
  • Stas Akinfin
  • Philipp Neumeyer
  • Vladimir Krichevsky
  • Eugene Yukechev
  • Dmitry Karpov
  • Mathias Jespersen
  • Jonas Hecksher
  • Pokras Lampas

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Semi Permanent Auckland

Auckland, New Zealand

Live event of creative and design thinking platform of Semi Permanent. It's not only to inspire, but also enabling the creative community by bringing together renowned designers, artists and creative icons.

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Speakers:
  • Amber Cartwright
  • Ben Johnston
  • Dantley Davis
  • Dean Poole
  • Erik Klimczak
  • Hayden Cox
  • Hector Ouilhet
  • Irma Boom
  • John Brown
  • Kara Place
  • Kelly Thompson
  • Lucy McCrae
  • Marc Moore
  • Mark Gowing
  • Michael Parekowhai
  • Natasha Jen
  • Nicholas Kamuda
  • Sascha Lobe
  • Sissel Tolaas
  • Steve Denekas
  • Tobias Frere-Jones
  • Valentin Ozich

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POST Design Festival 2017

Copenhagen, Denmark

Second edition of POST Design Festival. The design festival explores the working life of the visual communicator and the ethics of design, with an emphasis on graphic design, illustration and image making. The speakers will explore the personal and political aspects of their work, debates will tease out the realities of personal and commercial practice and workshops will allow participants to explore new approaches to creation and communication.

We interviewed founders Jody Barton and Peter Folkmar just before the first edition about starting the festival, and its identity. Read the feature.

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CONFRONT

Malmö, Sweden

CONFRONT is a day about dev and design. It is an interactive day with keynotes, talks and workshops dedicated to front-end, focusing on the dialogue between developers and designers. With speakers from Adobe, Sketch, TOPP, ustwo and more.
Recommend hotel for this event is Clarion Hotel in Malmö.

Price: 2700 SEK
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Speakers:
  • Rikke Koblauch
  • Caty Aguilera
  • Michael Cartner
  • Carlos Gavina
  • Alla Kholmatova
  • Dan Gärdenfors
  • Aga Naplocha
  • Deborah Kupfer
  • Tomek Augustyn
  • Christoffer Persson
  • Melinda Seckington
  • Andrea Önnerfors
  • Lauren Dorman

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TypeCon 2017

Boston, United States

TypeCon is the annual typography-focused convention run by the non-profit Society of Typographic Aficionados (SOTA). TypeCon conferences focuses on, but is not limited to, the areas of typography, type design, printing, letterpress, calligraphy, the book arts, publishing, design education, and type-related technologies including webfonts.
Recommended hotel for this event is Park Plaza Hotel

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Speakers:
  • Peter Bella
  • Nancy Bernardo
  • Scott Boms
  • Jason Campbell
  • Spencer Charles
  • Jillian Coorey
  • Lucas Czarnecki
  • Carolina de Bartolo
  • Meaghan Dee
  • Petra Dočekalová
  • John Downer
  • Stéphane Elbaz
  • Rachel Elnar
  • Caleb Fairres
  • Martina Flor
  • Danielle Foushée
  • Laura Franz
  • Joël Galeran
  • Tyler Galloway
  • James Grieshaber
  • Josh Hadley
  • Allan Haley
  • Ryan Hamrick
  • Masataka Hattori
  • Amelia Hugill-Fontanel
  • Mark Jamra
  • Richard Kahwagi
  • Richard Kegler
  • Bruce Kennett
  • Joyce Ketterer
  • Akira Kobayashi
  • Mike LaJoie
  • Yoon Soo Lee
  • Andrea Leksen
  • Briar Levit
  • Grendl Löfkvist
  • Frances MacLeod
  • Bobby Martin
  • Geri McCormick
  • Jennifer McKnight
  • Tucker McLachlan
  • Jess Meoni
  • Regina Milan
  • Wei Ming
  • Ana Monroe
  • Aoife Mooney
  • Meta Newhouse
  • Linh O’Briant
  • Constanza Pacher
  • Jason Pamental
  • Hrant Papazian
  • Neil Patel
  • Yves Peters
  • Mary Catherine Pflug
  • Jill Pichotta
  • Jean François Porchez
  • Charllotte Yue Qin
  • Frank Romano
  • John Roshell
  • David Jonathan Ross
  • Judy Safran-Aasen
  • Ramakrishna Saiteja
  • Ina Saltz
  • Catherine Leigh Schmidt
  • Lisa Schultz
  • Alessandro Segalini
  • Georg Seifert
  • Reneé Seward
  • Paul Shaw
  • David Shields
  • Radek Sidun
  • Elizabeth Carey Smith
  • Perrin Stamatis
  • Sumner Stone
  • Alex Trochut
  • James Walker
  • Douglas Wilson
  • Qiu Yin
  • Lynne Yun

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Darefest

Antwerp, Belgium

A 3-day experience in exploring what it means to be human today, tomorrow, a hundred years from now. Discover new ways to compete harder, work smarter and live better.

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UX Week

San Francisco , Unites States

15th edition of the UX Week. UX Week is a mixture of engaging keynotes and informative workshops from leading professionals in the field of UX design. UX Week is for design professionals. from all over the world to get inspirated and building new skills.

Price: $ 2795 / 10% off by using promocode UX17NeonM. There are rolling early bird discounts.
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Speakers:
  • Roman Mars
  • Caryn Vainio
  • Anna Pickard
  • Tim Jenison
  • Camille DePutter
  • Gene Kogan
  • Elizabeth Buie
  • Molly W Steenson
  • Isabelle D'Arcy
  • Marsha Haverty
  • Peter Lewis
  • Jessica Outlaw
  • Jorge Arango
  • Whitney Hess
  • Boon Sheridan
  • Boon Sheridan
  • Kendra Shimmell
  • Iran Narges
  • Jess McMullin
  • Alastair Somerville
  • Peter Merholz
  • Karen McGrane
  • Matt Nish-Lapidus
  • Alla Zollers
  • Ethan Marcotte
  • Cornelius Rachieru
  • Scott Sullivan
  • Elizabeth Sampat
  • Andrew Lovett-Barron
  • Erik Dahl

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The Conference

Malmö, Sweden

A two day explore of complexity and trends in the digital world of ours. The curated sessions help you connect the dots between the widespread disciplines and topics such as culture, arts, human behavior, tech and science.

We talked with Cecilia Frankel, of The Conference. On organizing and curating the sixth edition of the festival, and why the world needs more fluffiness. Read the feature.
Recommend hotel for this event is Clarion Hotel in Malmö.

Price: € 820
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Speakers:
  • Alexander Chen
  • Amy Whitaker
  • Chris Grantham
  • Gene Kogan
  • Ingrid Zeegers
  • Jamie Bartlett
  • May Al-Karooni
  • Muneeb Ali
  • Saskia Sassen
  • Sebastian Schmieg
  • Stephanie Dinkins
  • Yousef Tuqan

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Circles Conference

Grapevine, United States

A three-day experience for creatives. The conference brings designers and makers together for the dual purpose of learning and connecting with one another.

Speakers:
  • Ash Huang
  • Jay Argaet
  • Tara Victoria
  • Peter Wilson
  • Amy & Jennifer Hood
  • Brad Weaver
  • Dan Rubin
  • Micah Davis

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Nordic.design

Stockholm, Sweden

Nordic.design is a international conference all about design in Stockholm with speakers from Airbnb, Framer, Minecraft, Toca Boca and more. The conference is created by designers for designers. With the ambition to inspire and get inspired, to meet and learn from each other and bring the community closer together.

Price: 2990 SEK — 15% discount when you use promo code: NeonMoire4ever

Speakers:
  • Tim Van Damme
  • Krijn Rijshouwer
  • Tobias Ahlin
  • Molly Lafferty
  • Caroline Sinders
  • Snask
  • Karri Saarinen
  • Willow Mellbratt & Petter Karlsson
  • More speakers will be announced soon.

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One & All Conference

Montréal, Canada

A brand new 1-day conference in Montréal. Full of inspirational talks by top creative minds in the world. Organized by digital agency Dynamic/MTL.

Price: $80+tax before August 1st after $95+tax
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Speakers:
  • Jeremy Bailey
  • Lindsay Ballant
  • Sebastian Speier
  • Maura Cass

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CAMP Festival

Calgary, Canada

CAMP is 2 full days of cutting-edge creative technology, art and design for professionals, artists, and students to share and shape experiences that educate, challenge and inspire.

Price: $99+

Workshops:

Workshops with Jessica Walsh, PES, and Marpi - separately ticketed.

Speakers:
  • Jessica Walsh
  • Elvira Barriga
  • Emily Oberman
  • Paul Sahre
  • Daniel Ilic
  • Marpi Marcinowski
  • Daniel Schutzsmith
  • Nicole McDonald
  • Riccardo Giraldi
  • Krys Blackwood
  • PES

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Brand New Conference 2017

Chicago, United States

A two-day conference on corporate and brand identity with 16 sessions from today’s most active and influential practitioners around the world.

Price: $ 225 - 650

Speakers:
  • Joe & Joseph Duffy
  • Iván García
  • Scott Stowell
  • Mike Reed
  • Laura Stein
  • Mig Reyes
  • Eileen Tjan
  • Amy Schwartz
  • Susan Archie
  • Miski Noor
  • Sharon Werner
  • Tosh Hall
  • Richars Meza
  • Jacquelyn De Jesu
  • Kurt Volk
  • Joerg Metzner
  • Kim Knoll + Kyle Eert
  • Jodi Navta
  • Tom Crabtree
  • Jennifer Kinon

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me Convention

Frankfurt am Main, Germany

First edition of the me Convention. The festival-like conference taps into the Zeitgeist of the near future, and will examine how innovation, inspiration, and creativity can help guide the direction we are travelling in. The me Convention gathering is a collaboration between Mercedes-Benz and SXSW and focus on: New Creation, New Leadership, New Realities, New Urbanism and New Velocity.
#createthenew

Price: € 340 until July 23 / € 360 from 24 July 2017

Speakers:
  • Alissia Iljaitsch
  • Ambarish Mitra
  • Buzz Aldrin
  • Christian "Mio" Loclair
  • Colin Wright
  • Doug Newcomb
  • Gelong Thubten
  • Jette Hopp
  • Katherine Maher
  • Léa Steinacker
  • Martin Weber
  • Mike Horn
  • Miriam Meckel
  • Natasha Jimenez
  • Neil Harbisson
  • Nick Foster
  • Oliver Blank
  • Tim Leberecht

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AGI Open Paris

Paris, France

AGI Open is an annual conference for students and professionals that coincides with the annual AGI members’ congress. AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale) brings together the prominent graphic designers of the world. Theme this year: Borders. Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

Price: € 50 p. day

Speakers:
  • Ariane Spanier
  • Aaron Yung-Chen Nieh
  • Na Kim
  • Nikki Gonnissen
  • Joost Swarte
  • April Greiman
  • Daniela Villanueva Valdes
  • Mara Soler
  • James Yeha Brown
  • Rico Lins
  • Niels Schrader
  • Lance Wyman
  • Uehara Ryosuke
  • Lucienne Roberts
  • Minchaya Chayosumrit
  • Javier Jaén
  • Antonio Silveira Gomes
  • Peter Biľak
  • Masaaki Hiromura
  • Paul Cox
  • Yoshiaki Irobe

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NEXT Conference

Hamburg, Germany

NEXT is a 2-day event for those who actively participate in shaping the digital transformation. This year's theme is Digital Sucks. Within this theme four major subject are addressed: Behaviour Analysis, Product Design, Platform and Artificial Intelligence.The NEXT Conference is during the Reeperbahn Festival, which is 20 until 23 September 2017.

Price: An invitation-only event

Speakers:
  • Jamie Bartlett
  • David Mattin
  • Lily Kollé
  • James Williams
  • Samuel West
  • Ame Elliott
  • MTB

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TodaysArt 2017

The Hague, The Netherlands

The 13th edition of the festival of this annual international festival for Art, Music and Technology.

Price: Starting at €45
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Graphic Matters

Breda, Netherlands

Graphic Matters, formally know as Graphic Design Festival Breda is a month-long gathering of graphic stories. A festival with exhibitions, talkshows, workshops and tours.
Recommended hotels for this event are Van Ham, Bliss Boutique Hotel, Hotel Nassau Breda

Price: 'Early Nerds' get € 3,- off and a free limited edition A0 poster by Ken Lo (available untill August 22nd).
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OFFF Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv, Israel

A new #OFFFONTOUR city. Two days of OFFF creativity in Tel Aviv, Israel. OFFF is a place to connect en get inspired through interdisciplinary design and creativity.

What is it about exactly? It’s a combination of Offline/Online designers, Motion Designers, Thinkers, Sound Designers, Graphic Designers, Theorists, Developers, Professionals, Students… Putting the titles aside, OFFF is made for the curious.

Price: Ticket: 473Nis / Workshop: 345Nis
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Workshops:

Designit Toolbox Lab— as designers, we constantly focus on solving our client's problems by improving their business, services and products. Today, we want to use Design thinking tools to look at a completely different “product” - ourselves. Workshop tickets

Speakers:
  • Thomas Weil
  • Quentin Weisbuch
  • Burton Rast
  • Williams Arnold
  • Jon Hewitt
  • Wix Studio
  • Davor Krvavac
  • Steve Simpson

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Web Unleashed 2017

Toronto, Canada

A conference for developers, or aspire to be one, who are interested in all things front end. From technical to inspirational sessions. Get up-to-date on the skills to push you ahead in your career. Every evening there will be network events. #WEBU17

Super Early Bird ends 30 July.

Price: $299-$899

Workshops:

3 full day workshops, on Sunday September 24.

  • SVG Animation: From Start to Finish
  • Workshop – Building and Animating SVGs
  • Workshop – Dirty Little Tricks From The Dark Corners of eCommerce
  • Workshop – The New CSS Layout
Speakers:
  • James Veitch
  • Chris Coyier
  • Vitaly Friedman
  • Sarah Drasner
  • Kate Meyer
  • Alexander Blom
  • Mariah Hay
  • Robyn Larsen
  • Bermon Painter
  • Ryan Christiani
  • Clarissa Peterson
  • Anne Thomas
  • Rachel White
  • Fred Beecher
  • Monika Piotrowicz
  • Paul Bakaus
  • Adelle Lin
  • Jason Pamental
  • Rachel Andrew
  • Jesse Emmanuel Rosario
  • Keith Peters
  • Branden Hall
  • Carl Sziebert
  • Liam Thurston
  • Henri | Helvetica
  • Albert Poon
  • Stacey Mulcahy
  • Victor Savkin
  • Pearl Chen
  • Una Kravets
  • Kurt Krumme
  • Tracy Osborn
  • Kacey Mack
  • Hasan Ahmad
  • Eric Jimenez
  • Houssein Djirdeh
  • Fatima Remtullah
  • Jamie Strachan
  • Connor Bell
  • Pansy Lee

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SX Intensive

Austin, TX, United States

SX Intensive is a 3-day workshop to expand your practice to service design, the design of multi-channel service experiences. Get hands-on experience and inspiration from 3 intense days with Adaptive Path’s team of expert teachers at the Service Experience Intensive.

Price: $2.195 / 10% off by using code SXINM. They have rolling early bird discounts.

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Design Matters 17

Copenhagen, Denmark

Design Matters is a conference on new movements in Digital Design. It brings together design practitioners from the best and most happening companies around the world for two days of design talks, workshops, discussions and socializing in Copenhagen.

This year’s conference themes are: Conversational UI, Spreading the Product Design DNA and Embrace Failure!

Price: € 805

Speakers:
  • Karoline K
  • Rahul Sen
  • Hazel Jennings
  • Molly Nix
  • Andy Law
  • Nicholas Felton
  • Bojana Jamborcic
  • Adam Cutler
  • Brent Palmer
  • Amy Roberts
  • Matias Søndergaard
  • Jason Foo
  • Michael König
  • Katy Tsai & Maria Iu
  • Space10

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Dots conference

Brighton, United Kingdom

Fourth edition of Dots, an one day conference, organised by Brilliant Noise in the amazing Brighton Dome Concert Hall. Dots is a celebration of what can happen when different ideas are brought together, when the dots are connected between marketing, digital and creative industries.

Dots is part of Brighton Digital Festival, a month-long celebration of digital culture that happens across the city.

#dotsconf

Price: £ 200 + VAT / Early bird discount ends Friday, 30th of June (£150 + VAT) .

Speakers:
  • Neil Perkin
  • Dr. Becky Parker
  • Sam Conniff
  • Sienne Veit
  • Sam Linter
  • Muriel Lotto
  • Craig Hepburn
  • Wendy Aitken
  • Bruce Daisley

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Playgrounds Session XL: The Art Department.

Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Eleventh edition Playgrounds Festival is a celebration of the creative image and the latest developments in film, animation, animatronics and more. For the first time held in Eindhoven.

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REDO Design Conference

Prishtina, Kosovo

Redo is an annual three-day event in Prishtina. This is the sixth edition, and brings together designers from around the world to create a discourse around the current issues within the practice of graphic design.

We talked with REDO's program director Bardhi Haliti. We talk about organizing, graphic design, education and Pristina. Read the interview.

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AIGA Design Conference 2017

Minneapolis, United States

The AIGA Design Conference brings the design community together to experience provocative speakers, local culture, nightly networking receptions, competitions, exhibitions, professional development sessions and face-to-face roundtables with your design heroes.

Price: $ 425 - 1250

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OnBrand'17

Amsterdam, Netherlands

OnBrand is a branding conference for the international marketing communications industry. Speakers will share their own insights and best practices, and provide you with actionable insights to succeed in the digital age.

Price: € 149

Speakers:
  • Jay Curley
  • Maddie Raedts
  • Jez Frampton
  • more tba.

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PopTech

Camden, United States

Annual conference PopTech is a three-day experience filled with stage presentations, breakout sessions, workshops, happy hours and parties.

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Graphic Design Festival Scotland

Glasgow, Scotland

Fourth edition of Graphic Design Festival Scotland. The festival promotes the best of international graphic design and visual communication and aims to inspire and educate through active engagement. Networking and socialising play a key role in the festival and we aim to build relationships and networks across the world. The programme offers workshops, talks, panel discussions, exhibitions, competitions, music and more.

We talked with the founders of the festival, Beth Wilson and James Gilchrist (Warriors Studio). Read the interview

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Speakers:
  • Wolff Olins
  • Supermundane
  • Studio Dumbar
  • Harry Pearce
  • Spin
  • Pantone

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A Design Film Festival 2017

Singapore, Singapore

A film festival dedicated to design, with a curated collection of films on design and its subcultures, including architecture, fashion design, product design, urban design, photography, contemporary art, sign-painting, craft and more. #DFFSG2017

Read our interview with creative director Felix Ng, we did in 2016, about naming, curating and how no branding can be branding. Read the feature

Watch the trailers

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Cinekid

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Cinekid is a children’s festival for film, television and digital culture. Digital culture is our contemporary ever-changing media society encompassing new media, digital storytelling and new cinematic tools and technologies. Part of Cinekid’s digital culture programming is the MediaLab, Europe’s largest digital media playground that features a wide array of interactive media art and design projects. The MediaLab presents artworks for the digital natives and critical experiments about our visual culture. MediaLab is curated by Ward Jansen.

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The Service Experience Conference

San Francisco, United States

The Service Experience Conference is a mixture of engaging keynotes and workshops taught by service design professionals and focuses on the design of end-to-end service experiences across touchpoints, from definition to modeling to service delivery. It is for people who are passionate about creating great service experiences while also delivering value to the organizations that deliver them.

Price: $1995 / 10% off by using code SX17NeonM. They have rolling early bird discounts.

Speakers:
  • Andy Polaine
  • Lea Simpson
  • Jeff Gothelf
  • Cheryl Dahle
  • Teresa Brazen
  • Khafre Jay
  • Alida Draudt
  • Rupert Cryer
  • Megan Miller
  • Jess McMullin
  • Jodi Forlizzi
  • Alexander Baumgardt
  • Christopher Noessel
  • Kendra Shimmell
  • Nick Remis
  • Dana Chisnell
  • Jason Ulaszek
  • Allan Chochinov
  • Linn Vizard
  • Elina Lawrie
  • Julia Rose West
  • Holly Thorsen

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KIKK Festival

Namur, Belgium

The 7th edition of KIKK a multi track festival on the intersection of art, science & tech to explore the economical and artistic implications of new technologies. The conference is on Thursday and Friday, all exhibitions are also open Saturday.

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beyond tellerrand Berlin

Berlin, Germany

Beyond tellerrand is an event for the design and development community. Taking place in Düsseldorf and Berlin.

We recently interviewed Marc Thiele, founder and organiser of beyond tellerrand about how he finds the right mix of speakers, side events, swag and partnerships. Read the feature

Price: € 179 - 279

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DesignThinkers Conference Toronto

Toronto, Canada

DesignThinkers, Canada’s premier conference for visual communicators. This annual design conference provides insights into design thinking, design process and strategy, helping delegates strengthen their ability to deliver outstanding visual communications and cutting-edge design innovation. The conference will take place on November 7 - 8 at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts.

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Integrated 2017 — Biennial International Art & Design Conference

Antwerp, Belgium

#Integrated2017 is the sixth edition of this 2-day Art & Design Conferenc, Organized by St. Lucas School of Arts Antwerp & deSingel Antwerp. Started in 2007 the biennial aims to provide a platform for the diverse but interesting visions of designers, artists, architects and philosophers on how we can develop a new and sustainable dynamic in tomorrow’s society.


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Us by Night

Antwerp, Belgium

Us By Night is a design & creativity festival turned into a unique night experience. With an inspiring lineup and an endless market it's guaranteed to provide ypu 3 nights you don't want to miss.

Read our interview with Razon Parein, curator of Us by NIght or our review of the first edition called OFFF by Night in November 2016.

Speakers:
  • Felipe Pantone
  • Hansje van Halem
  • Tim Lahan
  • Jonathan Zawada
  • Toothtaker
  • Catk
  • mode 2
  • gary Horton
  • michael Spoljaric
  • studio Feixen
  • tyler Askew
  • echolab
  • leta Sobierajski & Wade Jeffree
  • ferry Gouw
  • matt Lambert
  • hugo&marie
  • foam Studio Zeitguised
  • mirko Borsche
  • aaron Duffy
  • tyrsa Live Painting
  • erin Sarofsky
  • jeremyville
  • weshoulddoitall
  • saiman Chow
  • josé Cabaco Adidas
  • marshmallow Laser Feast
  • Neville Brody
  • james Veitch

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2018

Beyond Tellerrand Munich

Munich, Germany

Beyond tellerrand is a web- and design festival. With a workshops and talks for creative minds on: design, technology, inspiration plus room for networking.

Related Interview
We talked with Marc Thiele, founder and organizer of beyond tellerrand about how he finds the right mix of speakers, side events, swag and partnerships. Read the feature

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Toca Me 18

Munich, Germany

Annual one day single track design conference TOCA ME. Since 2003 the goal of the conference us to entertain and inspire the design community. Inspire by high quality presentations and by the venue and its atmosphere. #tocame18

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OFFSET Dublin

Dublin, Ireland

OFFSET is a 3 day creative conference on creativity and bringing together the best in International and Irish creative talent in graphic design, illustration, street and fine art, film, photography, moving image and much, much more.

Speakers:
  • Chris Ware
  • Stephen Doyle
  • Gail Bichler
  • Richard Brim
  • The Creativity Hub
  • Aoife McArdle
  • D.A.D.D.Y
  • Peter Donnelly
  • Beatrice Alemagna
  • Much more still to come

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Resonate 2018

Belgrade, Serbia

The Belgrade New Media Festival, celebrates it's 7th anniversary in 2018. The festival brings together artists to drive a forward-looking debate on the position of technology in art and culture. #Res18

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Internet Age Media 18

Barcelona, Spain

Internet Age Media the best weekend of the year for internet people! Fourth IAM Weekend offers the future of internet culture, within the theme: Subversions of Paradoxes. #IAM18

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Beyond Tellerrand Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf, Germany

Beyond tellerrand is a web- and design festival. With a workshops and talks for creative minds on: design, technology, inspiration plus room for networking.

Related interview
We interviewed Marc Thiele, founder and organizer of beyond tellerrand about how he finds the right mix of speakers, side events, swag and partnerships. Read the feature

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OFFF Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain

18th edition of OFFF Barcelona. Born as a post-digital culture festival, now feeding the future through a 3-day design conferences, workshops and performances by the most relevant artists of our time.

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