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In experiential graphic design, digital technology refers to the means of creating, storing, processing, and displaying of electronic communications, stories, moving content, effects and added functionality in a built environment.

Digital Technology Articles

Inside Joke—AI at the National Comedy Center
Inside Joke—AI at the National Comedy Center

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The National Comedy Center in Jamestown, New York includes a brand-new museum devoted to the history of comedic arts in America—and making people laugh. Cortina Productions (McLean, Va.) and Jack Rouse Associates (Cincinnati) led the effort to design a suite of interactive exhibits that do just that, including AI-enabled “Laugh Battle.”

“I came up with a new word today: plagiarism.”

Meet the Xlab 2018 Experts
Meet the Xlab 2018 Experts
Interact with Sharks! At the New York Aquarium
Interact with Sharks! At the New York Aquarium

Thoughts and Opinions

BLINK Cincinnati—Four Bright Nights
BLINK Cincinnati—Four Bright Nights

By Hannah Anderson, SEGD Cincinnati Co-Chair and Construction Administration Lead, Kolar Design

On Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in Cincinnati, Ohio, there was undeniable electricity in the air.

Deconstructing Technology as a Building Material
Deconstructing Technology as a Building Material—Digital Display Basics
Creative Destruction Part 13
Autonomous Cars in a Future of "Wayknowing"

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Museum of The American Revolution
Museum of The American Revolution
Understory at Amazon Spheres
Understory at Amazon Spheres
Living Computers: Museum + Labs
Living Computers: Museum + Labs
Turangalila Symphony Mapped Projection
Turangalila Symphony Mapped Projection

SEGD Talks - Digital Technology videos

Wendy Fok - The 21st Century Maker
Nik Hafermaas - Pushing the Boundaries

Digital Technology Academic Research

Digital Technology EGD Firms

SEGD Digital Technology Podcasts

The ideal way to learn from your desk. These courses consist of podcast recordings of webinar and workshop materials delivered by the top professionals in EGD in the SEGD community.
$10 for individual Podcasts and $30 for the Podcast collections (best value) for members. Click for content details.

Click for details on the Podcast Design and Technology
2018 Podcast | Sketchup for EGD: Modeling Signs, Graphics and Spaces
2016 Webinar | Digital Directory
2015 Webinar | Sensors 101

Digital Technology News

Watchfire Signs Selected by First Pentecostal Church
Watchfire Signs Selected by First Pentecostal Church

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Worshippers attending First Pentecostal Church in North Little Rock, Ark., will be able to more easily follow along with scripture passages, song lyrics and announcements with the installation of two new vibrant LED displays from Watchfire Signs.

The Crossroads San Mateo
The Crossroads San Mateo

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Using a customized version of Unreal Engine, the video game software that renders 3D simulations with uncannily accurate physics, ESI Design (New York) created three reactive-media digital panoramas that evolve constantly, responding to the presence of visitors, live weather data and other stimuli.

Digital Technology EGD Events

2018 SEGD Exhibition and Experience event in Washington DC 23-24 August
2018 SEGD XLAB