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CONFERENCE PROGRAM

Reboot, get inspired, and network! The SEGD Conference is the only annual conference designed for creatives working in Experiential Graphic Design.

SPEAKERS

Experiential Graphic Design professionals with their insights on design thinking, the urban experience, and the future of practice and place at the conference for XGD!

Tours
TOURS

SEGD’s project tours have become a signature part of our annual gathering, giving you a chance to get out of the conference room and actually see the city!

NEXPO

Looking for new materials, partners or technology to help bring your ideas into reality? Whether you’re looking for collaboration, information, or inspiration, NEXPO is the right place for you!


Loews Miami | 1601 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139 | 305-604-1601

As of May 15, the SEGD room block is sold out. You may still make reservations with Loews at their regular rate online or by calling 877-876-7871.

SEGD Conference Miami Agenda 4/10/17
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Hamish Smyth
Hamish Smyth
Kyle Richter, RSM Design
Kyle Richter
George-Lim SEGD Denver Chapter Chair, Tangram
George Lim
Photograph of Lucy Holmes, Holmes Wood
Lucy Holmes
Linda Feinberg
Linda Feinberg
Siggi Bachmann
Siggi Bachmann
John Stuart, FIU
John Stuart
Hannah Anderson, Project Manager, Kolar Design, Cincinnati
Hannah Anderson
Dr. Harold R. Wanless
Harold Wanless
Ana Benatuil
Ana Benatuil
Mary Spio
Mary Spio
Terence Riley, K/R
Terence Riley
Lance Wyman, SEGD
Lance Wyman
Sean Scensor, Safdie Architects
Sean Scensor
Steven-Raniszewski Headshot
Steven Raniszewski
Ken Ethridge
Ken Ethridge
Isabel Castilla
Isabel Castilla
Headshot of Ben Whitehouse, W&Co, New York
Ben Whitehouse
Alex Wood, Partner Holmes Wood
Alex Wood
Headshot of Anna-Sharp, SEGD NEw York Co-chair, two twelve design
Anna Crider-Sharp
Stephan Villet
Stephan Villet
Get the Most Out of Your 2017 SEGD Conference Experience
Get the Most Out of Your Conference Experience

Whether you’re a student, a young designer, new to SEGD or new to the conference experience, we’ve put together this handy list to help you make the most of the event.

Meet Your Makers at the 2017 SEGD Conference
Meet Your Makers at the 2017 SEGD Conference

Looking for new fabricators to help bring your ideas into reality? Whether you’re looking for collaboration, information or inspiration, NEXPO is the place for you. The day-long event will bring together vendors, fabricators, clients and design professionals at the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami.

Make a Difference at the 2017 SEGD Conference Design Improv(e) Workshop
Make a Difference at the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami

Give back to the local community by joining the popular Design Improv(e) workshop at the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami. Participants in this short charrette will hone their design skills to create a donor wall and building signage for a nonprofit focused on providing shelter and support services to over 500 homeless women, youth and children in Greater Miami.

2017 SEGD Conference-Story of Serena Del Mar
The Story of Serena del Mar, the Dreamed City

On June 10, Sean Scensor will join a top-notch lineup of speakers at the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami and detail how renowned architectural firm Safdie Architects shaped a visionary masterplan and designed an innovative health sciences center in the heart of Cartegena, Colombia.

2017 SEGD Academic Summit
School’s in Session for the 2017 SEGD Academic Summit

Each year, SEGD partners with an academic institution in the annual conference’s host city to hold a gathering of design academics, students and researchers. The 2017 SEGD Academic Summitwill be held at Florida International University's Miami Beach Urban Design Studios on June 7.

2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami Tours
See Miami Up-Close with SEGD Conference Tours

SEGD’s project tours have become a signature part of our annual gathering, giving you a chance to get out of the conference room and see the city. Your only problem: there are so many great tours, it's hard to choose just one!

Save When You Register Early for the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami
10 Things You Can Do with the Money You Save by Registering Early

On May 1, the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miamirate will go up. Need a little more motivation? Here are 10 things you could put that savings towards.

Siggi Bachmann to lead Design Thinking Workshop at the 2017 SEGD Conference
Embracing Design Thinking and the Ways You Think About Your Work

Back by popular demand, the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami will feature a Design Thinking workshop, led by Siggi Bachmann (Contexto/New World Symphony) and Justin Molloy (SEGD). During the June 9 breakout session, they will guide you through the Design Thinking process to transform the ways you think about your work. Here, Siggi Bachmann shares the role Design Thinking plays in shaping customer experiences, driving innovation and creating a culture of learners.

2017 SEGD Conference Chair Anna Sharp on Why You Should Attend
This Is Your Year

When I was first approached to chair the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami, I imagined the draw for everyone would be the amazing weather and location. Upon digging in and learning more about the designers and projects occurring both in Miami and South America, I was impressed by how much design innovation and expertise we could feature.

2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami
Dear Boss: Here's Why You Should Send Me to the 2017 SEGD Conference

Does your boss need some persuading to sign off on your trip to Miami for the 2017 SEGD Conference, June 8–10? We can help with that. Here’s a letter that will show them the ROI that will get you to MIA.

2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami
Experience Miami Innovation at the 2017 SEGD Conference

Different cities face unique design challenges, but their innovative approaches can inspire designers across the world. At the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami,June 8–10, attendees will learn about the challenges and successes of design for a city of Miami’s caliber.

Meet Lance Wyman in Miami at the 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami
Meet Lance Wyman in Miami

Lance Wyman is considered one of the most influential graphic designers of our time, credited with helping to define the field of environmental graphic design—and you now have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to rub elbows with the creative genius.

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For more information about Friends of SEGD, Industry Partners Program or event sponsorship, contact: Kristin Bennani | Director of New Business | kristin@segd.org | 202.713.0413 Kathleen Turner | kathleen@segd.org | 703.657.9171