STRP Festival 2020 [Postponed]

📍 Eindhoven, Netherlands

STRP Festival is a critical optimistic exploration into positive futurism and the role that artists and technology can play. The festival initiates, produces and presents innovative art and visions whereby creative technology has a significant role.

    S-H-O-W conference [Postponed]

    📍 Utrecht, The Netherlands

    S-H-O-W is an event on data visualisation in Utrecht, the Netherlands. The conference reaches out to designers, data analists, coders and communication experts who are interested in dataviz. There are speakers, workshops and pop-up sessions.

      🙋‍♀️ 🙋‍♂️ Speakers

      • Hannah Davis
      • Shadi El Hajj
      • Andy Kirk
      • Lisa Charlotte Rost
      • Giovanni Magni
      • Katie Peek
      • Steve Haroz
      • Eventhia Dimara
      • Sandra Rendgen

      🎟 Tickets

      € 395 (exempt from VAT)


      Offset Dublin [Postponed]

      📍 Dublin, Ireland

      11th edition of OFFSET Dublin. 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.

        🎟 Tickets

        Student Ticket €125 Recent Grad Ticket €170 Professional Ticket €245


        Forward Festival Vienna powered by Magenta

        📍 Vienna, Austria

        The Forward Festival stands for interesting talks and personal interaction with the most renowned minds from the fields of design, creativity and communication, who reveal their experiences, personal success and learnings to the audience. Next to presentations and talks, the extensive program consists of workshops, student talks, after show parties, live performances and happenings as well as the expo area. This program will once again be expanded for the 5th anniversary and will offer many specials and surprises for its visitors.

          🙋‍♀️ 🙋‍♂️ Speakers

          of Ars Electronica

          of Toiletpaper Magazine

          of KesselsKramer

          of Random Studio

          🎟 Tickets

          € 199 Regular € 95 Student


          c/o pop convention

          📍 Cologne, Germany

          The c/o pop Convention in Cologne will once again take place at the same time as the c/o pop Festival from April 23 to 25, 2020

            🎟 Tickets

            beyond tellerrand // DÜSSELDORF 2020 [Postponed]

            📍 Düsseldorf, Germany

            This is number 10! Ten editions of beyond tellerrand in Düsseldorf. Join beyond tellerrand to celebrate 10 years of creativity, inspiration, learning and meeting with a lovely group of people each and every year. The main conference is taking place on Monday 27th and Tuesday 28th and as usual, beyond tellerrand has a lot of other things planned around those dates with side events and workshops. The organization, Marc Thiele, is planning some special surprises for the 10th edition. Not sure what it is going to be, but let’s find out … Get your tickets from September 30th, 2019 on. See you in Düsseldorf!

              🎟 Tickets

              Early Bird €199 Regular Pass €299


              and& Leuven [Postponed]

              📍 Leuven, Belgium

              Second edition of and&. and& is a one of a kind summit & festival at the intersection of health, high-tech and creativity. and& is bound by the desire to make cities of the future a better place to live in. Curated for the curious, and& champions a well-selected worldwide collage of thinkers, inventors, entrepreneurs, citizens & artists of all backgrounds.

                🎟 Tickets


                Fontstand 2020 Conference

                📍 Dublin, Ireland

                3rd edition of Fontstand. Fontstand International Typography Conference is a two-way conference, a forum where not only you can learn from the speakers, but where the speakers also hope to learn about your experience with using or licensing type, the challenges you face, and ideas you may have.

                  🎟 Tickets

                  100 + vat


                  D&AD Festival

                  📍 London, United Kingdom

                  Fifth edition of D&AD Festival, a three-day immersion in the world’s best craft, creativity and culture for the global creative industries.

                    🎟 Tickets

                    From £350


                    Gather 2020

                    📍 Stockholm, Sweden

                    Gather is not your average conference or music festival. It investigates society and its future, embraces complexity and bursts filter bubbles to offer inspiring and unexpected experiences for the curious minds. Gather hosts some of the most interesting speakers and artists active in the world today.

                      🎟 Tickets

                      3450 SEK + 25% vat


                      Berlin Letters

                      📍 Berlin, Germany

                      Berlin Letters is a festival for lettering, sign painting, calligraphy and type design. Three days of exchange and inspiration for designers and all font enthusiasts - with great speakers, professional workshops and Halligalli. For listening, watching, hand-laying. And of course to meet people and networks.

                        🎟 Tickets

                        UXcamp Europe

                        📍 Berlin, Germany

                        The 2020 edition of the largest unconference for UX Professionals in Europe 500+ active participants from all over the world meet for inspiration, networking and lots of fun in Berlin every year.

                          🎟 Tickets

                          Free (via lottery)


                          TypeParis [Postponed]

                          📍 Paris, France

                          TypeParis is a 5-week typeface design program, which started in 2015. The programme is in English and covers the learning of know-how in typeface design and calligraphy techniques, type history, and modern software practices.

                            CSS Day 2020 + dsgnday

                            📍 Amsterdam, The Netherlands

                            CSS Day (12th of June) will feature sessions by seven world-class speakers about curious, badly-known, or otherwise interesting CSS features. dsgnday (11th of June) does the same, but for design and UX. Make no mistake, this is an advanced conference. We ask our speakers to treat CSS and design topics that they themselves, as well as the attendees, can geek out on.

                              🙋‍♀️ 🙋‍♂️ Speakers

                              • Adam Argyle
                              • Ana Ferreira
                              • Chen Hui Jing
                              • Chris Mills
                              • Lynn Fisher
                              • Maike Klip
                              • Michelle Barker
                              • Miriam Suzanne
                              • Peter Boersma
                              • Razvan Caliman
                              • Stephen Hay & Umar Hansa

                              🎟 Tickets

                              Pixel Pioneers Bristol 2020

                              📍 Bristol, United Kingdom

                              Back for the fourth time, Pixel Pioneers is an affordable community conference for front-end developers and UX/UI designers, featuring some of the industry's brightest minds.

                                🙋‍♀️ 🙋‍♂️ Speakers

                                • Charlie Gerard
                                • Val Head
                                • Paul Boag

                                🎟 Tickets

                                Standard £125


                                Adobe Max Europe

                                📍 Lisbon, Portugal

                                Adobe MAX, The Creativity Conference for the first time in Europe. Next to inspiring speakers, the Creative Cloud product teams share their latest innovations.

                                  🎟 Tickets

                                  Regular €645


                                  Design West Summer School

                                  📍 Letterfrack , Ireland

                                  Design West — Ireland’s exciting new International Design Summer School, set in Connemara on the Wild Atlantic Way, is now open for applications. Design West facilitates both individual and collaborative approaches to the making of 2D and 3D design expressions, including visual communication, installations, abstract and environmental design.

                                    🙋‍♀️ 🙋‍♂️ Speakers

                                    • Erik Brandt
                                    • Brankica Harvey
                                    • Conor Clarke

                                    FLA: Future of Branding Week

                                    📍 London, United Kingdom

                                    Future of Branding Week created by Future London Academy is an immersive 5-day programme that explores how brands can express themselves using new channels and evolving technologies and create design that will last for generations. The programme includes talks, round-table discussions, fireside chats, mini-workshops, studio visits and case study deep dives. With topics ranging from trend forecasting, brand innovation and new tech to custom typography, SMM and design trends – you will be able to get a fresh perspective on branding and learn new strategic tools. You will also have a unique opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes look at the most influential agencies in London and spend a week with 25 inspiring fellow creatives from around the world.

                                      🎟 Tickets

                                      £2,200


                                      Content by Design

                                      📍 London, UK

                                      Content by Design is one of the first UK events for content design and UX writing professionals. It will provide 2 days of inspiration, practical advice and skills development, with a mix of talks and hands-on workshops from some of the biggest names in the industry.

                                        🎟 Tickets

                                        Standard Talks Only £595+VAT on sale until 30 Apr Full Price Talks Only £645+VAT Standard 2 Day £695+VAT on sale until 30 Apr Full Price 2 Day £795+VAT


                                        FLA: UX & Digital Design Week

                                        📍 London, United Kingdom

                                        UX and Digital Design Week created by Future London Academy is a 5-day programme that will give you inspiration for your current projects and advice on how to build a design team of your dreams. You will find out the secrets of what makes products successful and what mistakes companies made when they were building new services. Some people call the format a 'design safari', some say it's a VIP behind-the-scenes experience or a research trip. This is a very fresh way to learn and explore the industry. And the best part is – you will spend this week as a part of a small group of 30 like-minded entrepreneurs, UX designers and product managers from around the globe.

                                          🎟 Tickets

                                          £2,200


                                          Pictoplasma Conference & Festival 2020 Berlin

                                          📍 Berlin, Germany

                                          The 16th annual Pictoplasma Berlin Festival awaits all international character pioneers, creators, artists, newcomers, and enthusiasts for a special 5-day celebration of contemporary character design and art!

                                            🙋‍♀️ 🙋‍♂️ Speakers

                                            • Genie Espinosa
                                            • Joseph Melhuish
                                            • Niki Lindroth von Bahr
                                            • Sarina Nihei
                                            • Will Anderson

                                            🎟 Tickets


                                            Loupe 2020

                                            📍 Amsterdam, Netherlands

                                            Loupe is a conference organized by Framer, makers of design prototyping software Framer X. Back for its third year, Loupe 2020 will focus on prototyping in all its forms. Top designers and developers from all over the world will gather in Amsterdam this August to connect with one another, share ideas, and deepen their Framer knowledge. The conference will be split evenly between inspiring speaker talks and hands-on workshops. Plus, everything will kick-off and close with parties you won’t forget.

                                              🙋‍♀️ 🙋‍♂️ Speakers

                                              • Sarah Brin
                                              • Mike Creighton
                                              • Ari Melenciano
                                              • Adekunle Oduye
                                              • Hilary Sedovic
                                              • Pedro Marques

                                              🎟 Tickets

                                              649 - Early Bird 249 - Scholarship pass 799 - Standard pass


                                              beyond tellerrand // BERLIN 2020

                                              📍 Berlin, Germany

                                              Berlin’s no. 7. beyond tellerrand is back in Berlin to celebrate creativity and inspiration. Come and join us for motivating, thoughtful and educational talks, workshops and side events. The main show takes place on August 25th and 26th with workshops and side events around these two days. As you might recognize we moved the event from November to September and maybe we are able to use the lovely outside area of the venue as well this time. Registration opens January 20th, 2020.

                                                🙋‍♀️ 🙋‍♂️ Speakers

                                                🎟 Tickets

                                                Early Bird €199 Regular Pass €299


                                                Global Design Forum

                                                📍 London , United Kingdom

                                                Global Design Forum is London Design Festival’s curated thought leadership program, celebrating design and the minds shaping its future. Taking place throughout the Festival at the V&A, the Forum features a unique mix of talks, debates, tours, and workshops that together reflects the most innovative thinking in the world of design today.

                                                  OFFF TLV 2020

                                                  📍 Tel Aviv, Isreal

                                                  The 4th edition of OFFF Tel Aviv. OFFF TLV is a visual design festival hosting innovative creative creators. They are a community inviting all those who are eager to learn to participate and get inspired in a two-day conferences journey of talks, workshops, and inspiration

                                                    CXI Brand Conference

                                                    📍 Bie­le­feld, Germany

                                                    The 12th edition of CXI Brand talks! CXI is a one-day brand and cor­po­rate iden­tity event organized by Bie­le­feld School of Design. During the sessions questions like "What de­fi­nes the ef­fec­tiven­ess of a corporate identity pro­ject?", "What ex­actly is nee­ded, from both cli­ent and agency?", and "how can such a com­plex pro­cess be im­ple­men­ted in a way that works?" will be addressed, next to showcasing re-designs for big brands.

                                                      🎟 Tickets

                                                      Students: € 15


                                                      Design Matters 20

                                                      📍 Copenhagen, Denmark

                                                      Design Matters is a 2-day conference on Digital Design. Created by designers, for designers! The design conference brings together practitioners from the best and most happening companies around the world for two days of design talks, workshops, discussions and socializing in Copenhagen.

                                                        🙋‍♀️ 🙋‍♂️ Speakers

                                                        • Catt Small
                                                        • Joël van Bodegraven
                                                        • Daria Loi

                                                        🎟 Tickets


                                                        OFFF Barcelona 2020

                                                        📍 Barcelona, Spain

                                                        20th 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. OFFF hosts innovative and international talents to share their insightful experiences. It’s the key meeting point for all talents around the world to unite and collaborate.

                                                          🙋‍♀️ 🙋‍♂️ Speakers

                                                          • Adam Lisagor
                                                          • Albert Exergian
                                                          • Antfood
                                                          • BEEPLE
                                                          • Baugasm
                                                          • Burn & Broad
                                                          • CROWD
                                                          • Claudia Gödke
                                                          • Echoic
                                                          • Ekaterina Solomeina
                                                          • FOREAL
                                                          • Fabien Barral aka Mr. Cup
                                                          • Future Deluxe
                                                          • GMUNK
                                                          • HATO
                                                          • HORT
                                                          • Hola Lou
                                                          • Indi Maverick
                                                          • James Paterson
                                                          • Jared Tarbell
                                                          • Jean Jullien
                                                          • Josh Higgins
                                                          • Joshua Davis
                                                          • Marshmallow Laser Feast
                                                          • Meg Lewis
                                                          • Middle Boop
                                                          • Mucho Partner: Loran Stosskopf
                                                          • Musketon and Friends
                                                          • Neil Mendoza
                                                          • Olga Midlenko
                                                          • Omelet
                                                          • STATE
                                                          • Sam Rolfes
                                                          • Serial Cut
                                                          • Liza Enebeis
                                                          • TeYosh
                                                          • Tessa Forrest AKA Subliming
                                                          • Tommy Perez
                                                          • Twenty Third C
                                                          • Yambo Studio

                                                          🎟 Tickets

                                                          Regular 199.65€ Early Bird 180.00€ Mega Early Bird 150.00€


                                                          OFFF Vienna

                                                          📍 Vienna, Austria

                                                          3rd edition of OFFF Vienna a Visual Design Festival. Offf connects, grows and inspires people through interdisciplinary art and creativity in order to boost knowledge exchange and collaboration.

                                                            🎟 Tickets

                                                            Mega Early Bird €129 Early Bird € 159 Regular €189


                                                            Semi Permanent Porto

                                                            📍 Porto, Portugal

                                                            First edition of Semi Permanent Porto. As the new European home of Semi Permanent, the program will include two-days of talks, exhibitions, installations, parties and experiences designed with the city, it's people and it's ideas in mind.

                                                              beyond tellerrand // MUNICH 2020

                                                              📍 Munich, Germany

                                                              We are back in Munich! Join us for the second edition in Munich after 2018. Two days with exciting talks plus workshops and Side Events around those two days. The core event, the conference with talks and 500+ people, is taking place on Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd of November 2020. Ticket sale starts April 1st. Stay tuned for more information soon.

                                                                🎟 Tickets

                                                                Early Bird €199 Regular Pass €299


                                                                KIKK Festival 2020

                                                                📍 Namur, Belgium

                                                                The 10th edition of KIKK, a multi-track festival on the intersection of art, science & tech to explore the economic and artistic implications of new technologies. The conference is on Thursday and Friday, all exhibitions are also open on Saturday and Sunday.The event gathers people of all backgrounds from all around the world. They are designers, scientists, makers, entrepreneurs, artists, architects, developers or musicians.