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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

Exhibition Espionage—G&A at the All New International Spy Museum (image: visitors interact with game experience)
Exhibition Espionage—G&A at the All New International Spy Museum

Read Time: 6 minutes

The original International Spy Museum opened in 2002, with the help of exhibition design firm Gallagher & Associates (Silver Spring, Md.) who, once again, were brought on to shed light on the shadowy world of spycraft—this time in a new location.

SLD Brings the “Fountain of You” to Shenzhen (image: lobby)
SLD Brings the “Fountain of You” to Shenzhen
All Paws on Deck for Dogs! at LA's California Science Center (image: girl uses interactive exhibit)
All Paws on Deck for Dogs! at LA's California Science Center

Thoughts and Opinions

Three Myths About Technology in Museum Experiences
Three Myths About Technology in Museum Experiences

Read Time: 7 minutes

When you mention “multimedia” to some museum professionals, certain narratives immediately come to mind about what that might be in a museum experience.

What is Wayfinding? Part 4—What's Next in Wayfinding? (image: person holding ipad)
What is Wayfinding? Part 4—What's Next in Wayfinding?
Three Simple Stories About Power
Three Simple Stories About Power

Explore SEGD Award Winners

Aluksne Banitis Station
Aluksne Banitis Station
YouTube Lobby
YouTube Lobby
Lighter, Stronger, Faster: The Herreshoff Legacy
Lighter, Stronger, Faster—The Herreshoff Legacy
Animate Turangalila
Animate Turangalila

SEGD Talks - Digital Technology videos

2015 Xlab - Flavia Sparacino - Transforming Business
Flavia Sparacino - Transforming Business
Sam Stubblefield - Sensors, Devices, and Arduino

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.

Sign Location Plans
Changing Space with Technology
Balancing Physical + Digital with Immersive Environments
Click for details on the Podcast Design and Technology

Digital Technology News

Federal Heath Installing Next-Gen Tech for World’s Biggest Video Screen
Federal Heath Installing Next-Gen Tech for World’s Biggest Video Screen

Read Time: 2 minutes

As the world’s largest video screen gets a next-generation transformation in Las Vegas, Fremont Street Experience is counting on Federal Heath for the complex installation and logistics. Work has commenced and is expected to be completed by the end of 2019.

Daktronics Bringing New Audiovisual Experience to Central Michigan University Football (image: digital scoreboard)
Daktronics Bringing New Audiovisual Experience to Central Michigan University Football

Read Time: 2 minutes

Daktronics (Brookings, S.D.) has partnered with Central Michigan University to design, manufacture and install a new video and audio system at Kelly/Shorts Stadium in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. The project is set to be completed this summer and will be fully operational for the 2019 football season.

Digital Technology EGD Events

2019 SEGD Conference Experience Austin Banner
2019 SEGD Academic Summit Austin Banner