Wayfinding?

Wayfinding can be defined as spatial problem solving. It is knowing where you are in a building or an environment, knowing where your desired location is, and knowing how to get there from your present location.

Wayfinding Articles

Shipshape and Instagram Ready—RSM Design Brands Lido Marina Village
Shipshape and Instagram Ready—RSM Design Brands Lido Marina Village

Located on a waterfront property on the Balboa Peninsula in Newport Beach, Calif., Lido Marina Village is a high-end, mixed-use retail destination that was recently revitalized by RSM Design, DJM Capital Partners and SMS Architecture.

Official Signs & Symbols 3—Signing Bicycle Facilities
Official Signs & Icons 3—Signing Bicycle Facilities
Entro at Centennial College
Entro Gets Cooking at Centennial College

Thoughts and Opinions

Cynthia Damar-Schnobb's Blog, "Intuitive Navigation in Interior Spaces Starts Here"
Intuitive Navigation in Interior Spaces Starts Here

How many times have you stood in front of a directory map, perhaps in a shopping mall or in a stressful environment such as a hospital, and you think to yourself, “Oh this is a terrible map!” but you couldn’t really pinpoint what exactly were the attributes of the map that make it so terrible?

SEGD's 2017 Technology Roadmap for Experiential Graphic Design
The Technology Roadmap for Experiential Graphic Design
Who will own the smart city?
Who Will Own the Smart City?

Explore SEGD Award Winners

Google Wayfinding
Google Wayfinding
Tacoma Art Museum Rebrand and Sign Scheme
Tacoma Art Museum Rebrand and Sign Scheme
King's Cross Plimsoll
King's Cross Plimsoll
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Signage
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Signage

SEGD Talks - Wayfinding videos

Virginia Gehshan - Lessons from Healthcare Wayfinding: Human Factors + Building A User-centered Experience
Eric Levine - Alaska Airlines Brand and Wayfinding

Wayfinding Academic Research

Wayfinding Firms

SEGD Wayfinding Courses

The ideal way to learn from your desk. These courses consist of webinar and workshop materials delivered by SEGD.
$10 for individual courses and $50 for the course packs (best value) for members. Click for content details.

2016 Webinar | Digital Directory
Webinar 2015 | Budgeting 101
2016 Webinar | Budgeting for EGD: The Fabrication Perspective

SEGD Toolbox

Link to the SEGD Toolbox for Members only

Wayfinding News

Cloud Gehshan to Design Patient-Focused Wayfinding for New Penn Medicine Pavilion
Cloud Gehshan to Design Patient-Focused Wayfinding

Penn Medicine’s New Patient Pavilion will be an advanced clinical facility with 500 beds, an emergency department and 50 operating and procedure rooms.

SignAgent Inc. announces the launch of SignAgent
SignAgent Inc. Launches Cloud-based SignAgent with Free Trial

SignAgent Inc. announces the launch of SignAgent™, a new all-in-one cloud-based wayfinding and project management platform. SignAgent allows for easy surveying, planning, programming and maintenance of signage and can automatically create fabrication-ready vector artwork right from the system.

Wayfinding Events

2018 Management for Designers
2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis