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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

2022 SEGD Voices 01 - Wayfinding Lessons Learned
2022 SEGD Voices 01 - Wayfinding Lessons Learned

Read Time: 2 minutes
The critical path for any wayfinding project from conception to final sign off of the punch list, can be riddled with lack of communication, scope creep which ultimately impacts price, schedule and design integrity. Being prepared at the onset of the project to foresee obstacles and take advantage of the collaborative spirit to ensure clear communication is critical to a projects success.

Wayfinding’s Return on Investment: Five Facts
Wayfinding’s Return on Investment: Five Facts
Updating the MUTCD: Balancing Uniformity and Flexibility
Updating the MUTCD: Balancing Uniformity and Flexibility

Thoughts and Opinions

Designing Down Under
Designing Down Under

Designing Down Under
Read Time: 4 Minutes

In the Sydney metropolitan area and across the Australian state of New South Wales, BrandCulture has implemented new wayfinding strategies for the region’s rail systems. In the Sydney suburb of Randwick, BrandCulture developed wayfinding and interpretive signage for Newmarket, a new mixed-used commercial and residential development.

BrandCulture: The Future of Built Environments After COVID-19
BrandCulture: The Future of Built Environments After COVID-19
How Will Buildings and Places Communicate Following the Pandemic?
How Will Buildings and Places Communicate Following the Pandemic?

Explore SEGD Award Winners

Metquarter, Liverpool
Metquarter, Liverpool
The Vessel at Hudson Yards
The Vessel at Hudson Yards
The Ian Potter Southbank Centre (Melbourne Conservatorium of Music)
The Ian Potter Southbank Centre (Melbourne Conservatorium of Music)
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) Wayfinding Program
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) Wayfinding Program

SEGD Talks - Wayfinding videos

Clifford Selbert - WTF - Wayfinding The Future
Clifford Selbert - WTF - Wayfinding The Future
Mumbai, India, Baarish Date
Mumbai, India, Baarish Date

Wayfinding Best Practice

Wayfinding Academic Research

Wayfinding EGD Firms

SEGD Wayfinding 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.

Enhancing Wayfinding for Aging Travelers and Persons with Disabilities
2016 Webinar | Digital Directory
Webinar 2015 | Budgeting 101

SEGD Toolbox

Link to the SEGD Toolbox for Members only

Wayfinding News

Hunt Design Provided Signage Design For The Las Vegas Convention Center
Hunt Design Provided Signage Design For The Las Vegas Convention Center

Read Time: 1 Minute
Hunt Design provided signage design and planning for the Las Vegas Convention Center West Hall expansion. Working with TVS Design as the architect of record, Hunt developed wayfinding and identification signage for the 1.4 million square foot building.

C&G Partners Wins Graphis Gold
C&G Partners Wins Graphis Gold

C&G projects took home top honors in the Graphis Design Annual 2022 competition, presenting winning work from top designers and firms across the globe. A Gold went to the ADC100 anniversary branding, designed for The One Club for Creativity. And our ambitious Donor and Scientific Prize Recognition System for The Rockefeller University brought back a Silver, in the Environmental Design category.

Wayfinding EGD Events

2020 SEGD Wayfinding & Placemaking Event
2019 SEGD Wayfinding & Placemaking Banner