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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

SLD Brings the “Fountain of You” to Shenzhen (image: lobby)
SLD Brings the “Fountain of You” to Shenzhen

Read Time: 5.5 minutes

Retail design experts, Shikatani Lacroix Design (Toronto, Shanghai), worked cross-culturally to create a rich, award-winning corporate flagship experience for Nu Skin in mainland China.

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
Doggone Good! Gensler Redesigns AKC's MoD
Doggone Good! Gensler Redesigns AKC's MoD

Thoughts and Opinions

What is Wayfinding? Part 4—What's Next in Wayfinding? (image: person holding ipad)
What is Wayfinding? Part 4—What's Next in Wayfinding?

Read Time: 4 minutes

Although we are seeing great strides in the application of technology to wayfinding, it is clear today that there is much room for expansion and improvement in this field.

Three Simple Stories About Power
Three Simple Stories About Power
BLINK Cincinnati—Four Bright Nights
BLINK Cincinnati—Four Bright Nights

Explore SEGD Award Winners

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

Bryan Meszaros + Roger Starkweather - Trend Opportunities
Bryan Meszaros + Roger Starkweather - Trend Opportunities
Transforming Wearables Dialogue
Transforming Wearables Dialogue

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

 G&A at DC's New International Spy Museum  (image: exhibit with red phone booth)
G&A at DC's New International Spy Museum

Read Time: <1 minute

The International Spy Museum (SPY) opened on May 12, 2019, in Washington, DC. The completely re-imagined museum opened in a new purpose-built 140,000-square-foot state-of-the-art building—more than doubling its original size. Working with the founder for over 20 years, Gallagher & Associates (Silver Spring, Md.) led the creative visioning, business strategy and audience engagement tactics for the original Museum concept, which opened in 2002.

 Watchfire Signs Announces Scholarship
Watchfire Signs Announces Scholarship

Read Time: 1 minute

Watchfire Signs, a manufacturer of  LED virtual scoreboards and video boards, announced the creation of a scholarship designed to recognize high school students who develop content for Watchfire video scoreboards or displays on campus. The "Fired Up Watchfire Scholarship" will provide $500 in financial assistance to a graduating high school senior who demonstrates excellence in the creation and use of content on a Watchfire sports display during a live event.

Digital Technology EGD Events

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