Thanks to all SEGD | ATL Members who made it out to join MODA, SCAD Atlanta, and AIGA Atlanta at SCADShow on January 25th for the poster and book signing and lecture by Henry Kim, senior global design director at the Coca-Cola Company. Lots on the Horizon for 2018! New events coming soon!
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An evening of bowling, celebration and connecting with colleagues and friends!
This year we are planning to celebrate a little earlier in recognition of the busy holiday season, so come on out and kick the season off with SEGD.
A special thanks to our generous event sponsor PAM: https://pamwayfinding.com/
Parking is all valet ($2/car CASH ONLY)
See you there!
LUNCH & LEARN
with Ron Edelen of Untold Digital
191 PEACHTREE STREET NE
SUITE 2400 (24th Floor)
ATLANTA, GA 30303-1770
Join us for lunch and an illuminating design discussion by co-founder and managing director of Untold, Ron Edelen.
Untold is a design-driven production company that believes the intersection between technology, design and compelling stories creates best-in-class experiences.
Ron oversees an a-list team of creatives and technologist aimed at crafting compelling stories and the future of interactive experiences. He started his career working for motion design studios in Los Angeles, Calif., where he began blending his passion for film, popular culture, fine arts and emerging technology. His award-winning career includes work for Fiji Water, Discovery Channel, No nonsense, HGTV, Volvo Trucks, Fox Sports, Metlife, NFL Network, Mack Trucks, Regal Boats and Dr Pepper.
Ron holds a BFA and MFA from the College of Fine Arts at the University of Florida and served as Adjunct Professor in the VCU design department. He is a frequent speaker at design symposiums, juror for the Adobe Design Achievement Awards and CSS Awards, a member of the Gator100, an organizing member of TEDxCharlotte and an executive member of SoDA, the Digital Agency Society.
A fantastic time was had by all at Eventide Brewery last Thursday night! Our summer social featured great food, great beer, great company & was topped off with goodie bags from our Sponsor CSF Signs!
CSF Signs specializes in custom interior and exterior sign manufacturing for commercial, multi-family, corporate & healthcare environments.
Thanks to all who came, we hope you enjoyed it! Next event in planning for mid-september. We'll keep you posted!
Calling all SEGD Atlanta members... Here's your chance to volunteer and give back, while networking with likeminded design professionals from IIDA!
In the design and construction industry, we find ourselves creating a lot of waste from expired or unused materials collected in our finish libraries that inevitably make their way to the landfill.
So we asked why not repurpose, or upcycle, these materials back into our community? Once unwanted materials can have a new life as free-source materials for educators and non-profit associations, or be transformed into works of art by artists and crafters.
ZeroLandfill is a program of BeeDance. For a fifth year, IIDA Georgia (International Interior Design Association of Georgia) has partnered with Wilsonart to bring the ZeroLandfill event to Atlanta. To date, we have helped upcycle more than 156,000 pounds of discontinued architectural and interior design samples. Help us beat our previous year totals by participating in the 2017 ZeroLandfill Atlanta event!
Donating Materials? Register under "Material Drop Off" and bring your discontinued or unwanted material samples to make our event a success! Drop off the materials at our new event venue Certified Finishes on one of our drop off days, Friday, August 4th and Friday, August 11th from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM.
Items accepted and most wanted:
Carpet tiles/samples, ceramic tile, stone samples, fabric (memo size or larger) , paint chips or fan decks, laminate chips, resilient flooring, solid surface, ceiling materials, wallcovering, decorative resin products, glass, wood and metal samples.Please no binders, sample tip cards, magazines or office supplies.Please sort your materials by category for drop-off and utilize the standard labels to assist us in the weight documentation process. Contact [email protected] to request a PDF of labels for your use. If you have a large truck drop off, please give us advance notice at [email protected].
Volunteering? We need lots of volunteers to help us both Fridays, August 4th and 11th and Saturdays, August 5th and 12th. Register under "Volunteer" and we will send additional information to you via e-mail. For Saturday volunteer signup, please visit this Eventbrite link: Please sign up via our Saturday EventBrite at this link: zlfatl2017saturdays.eventbrite.com For those in the design industry, each volunteer hour can be self-reported as one USGBC CE hour to help you maintain your LEED GA or AP credential.
Picking up Materials? Pick up is only available on Saturday, August 5th and Saturday, August 12th. Please sign up via our Saturday Eventbrite at this link:zlfatl2017saturdays.eventbrite.com