2018 SEGD Academic Summit Minneapolis

2018 SEGD Academic Summit


Wednesday, June 6


Registration + Networking

MCAD | Minneapolis College of Art + Design
2501 Stevens Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55404

Welcome + Introductions

Connecting Academia and Practice

Christina Lyons, FIT
Justin Molloy, SEGD


The Future of Exhibition Design

Bridging the Theory, Learning, and Practice of Exhibits


Kathleen Meaney, Virginia Tech
Julia Rater, Virginia Tech | SEGD Global Design Award Winner


Moderated by Christina Lyons, FIT


Networking Break

Connect with students, academics, and practitioners


Telling the Story of Place

through Wayfinding and Placemaking

Urban and Workplace Projects


SEGD Global Design Award Winners
Manon Drielsma, University of Technology Sydney 

Emme Jacob, University of the Arts London-Ravensbourne

Moderated by Joell Angel-Chumbley, Kolar Design


MCAD Tour +
Lunch Break

Grab a bite to eat with your new friends on Eat Street (Nicollet)

Sustainability and

Community Consciousness

Design for Social Good


Neeta Verma, University of Notre Dame

SEGD Global Design Award Winners

Daisy Corso, Metropolitan State University

Shierly Veronica, Tongji University


Moderated by Jessica Barness, Kent State University


Networking Break

Connect with students, academics, and practitioners


New Territories for EGD Education

Curriculum and Course Models for Design Programs


Michael Chad Eby, Herron School of Art + Design (IUPUI)
Deborah Beardslee, Rochester Institute of Technology

Moderated by Angela Iarocci, Sheridan College

Open Dialogue



Save these Dates!
2019 SEGD Academic Summit
June 5, 2019 | Austin, Texas

2019 SEGD Academic Summit Call for Papers

Deadline: March 1, 2019

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