Join in the fun at the SEGD Conference. Parties, tours, education summit and young designers get together.
2017 SEGD Presidents Reception - Members celebrate a good year
THE CONFERENCE AT A GLANCE

Reboot, get inspired, and network!

The SEGD Conference is the only annual conference designed for creatives working in Experiential Graphic Design.

Parisota Hot Club to play at the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis
WEDNESDAY WELCOME PARTY

Make sure to fly in early enough on Wednesday so that you can join the evening welcome party being hosted by Archetype at their facility in Bloomington where you will experience a warm Minnesota welcome.

2017 SEGD Conference 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!

2017 Young Designers Portfolio Review
YOUNG DESIGNERS SUMMIT

Joining a conference where you don't know the community for the first time can be daunting, especially if you are new to conferences. Not at the SEGD conference!

SEGD 2017 NEXPO Pam Wayfinding Booth
NEXPO

The difference between a good project and a great one is having the right partners on your team!

NEXPO is the day-long industry supplier and maker exhibition

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DESIGN WORKSHOPS

SEGD Design Workshops and Roundtables give conference attendees to build a skill, expand their knowledge through conversations with topic experts, and just plain have fun with design!

2018 SEGD Conference

06.07.18-06.09.18


Reboot, recharge and reconnect at the 2018 Conference Experience Minneapolis.

This annual gathering is the only conference specifically created for the experiential graphic design community.

The three-day event will focus on inspiration and education, with a combination of hands-on workshops, design tours, summits, networking socials, thought leadership sessions and the NEXPO show floor.

Your Conference Chairs

Gary Stemler, archetype and Gretta Fry, Gretta Fry Design

 

Book your hotel accomodation for the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis

Book online using code "SEGD" The room block books up quickly, so please book early to get the SEGD discounted rate.

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Customer Experience Workshop Download Agenda
Paul Tabouré
Paul Taboure
Wayne-Hunt, Principal Hunt Design Associates, Past President of SEGD
Wayne Hunt
Mies Hora
Mies Hora
Amy Blackman
Amy Blackman
Soren Luckins, Director Buro North, Melbourne, Australia
Soren Luckins
Kris Helmick
Kris Helmick
Tanya Dreesen
Tanya Dreesen
Chank Diesel
Chank Diesel
Lemke Meijer
Lemke Meijer
Charlie Bromley
Charlie Bromley
Gordon McTaggart, Entro
Gordon McTaggart
Alan Howell
Alan Howell
Gretta Fry, Spye
Gretta Fry
 Joe Fillion is a Senior Business Development Manager at E Ink in Boston.
Joe Fillion
Larry Millett
Larry Millett
Bryan Meszaros, Founder of OpenEye Global (OEG), New York
Bryan Meszaros
Jackie Colburn
Jackie Colburn
Gary Stemler, Vice President, archetype, Minneapolis
Gary Stemler
Nancy M. Dahl
Nancy M. Dahl
Jeff Loeschen
Jeff Loeschen
Eric Quint
Eric Quint
2018 SEGD Global Design Awards
2018 SEGD Global Design Awards: Celebrating Design that Connects People to Place

WASHINGTON— Winning projects in the 2018 SEGD Global Design Awardswere announced on June 9 at the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis.

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Meet Your Makers at the 2018 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 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis.

Make the most of your 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis experience..
How to Make the Most of Your SEGD 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.

Experience Minneapolis at the 2018 SEGD Conference
Experience Minneapolis at the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis

Different cities face unique design challenges, but their innovative approaches can inspire designers across the world. That’s one of the reasons SEGD hosts conferences in cities across the United States—to give attendees insight into regional design and inspiration to incorporate into their own work.

Experience the history of the Minneapolis at the 2018 SEGD Conference hotel.
The History of The Depot

One of the best parts of the SEGD Conference is the opportunity to immerse yourself in the culture, history and design aesthetic of the host city. At the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis, you’ll have that opportunity every single second you’re in the conference hotel.

Join the party at the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis
Your Guide to This Year’s SEGD Conference Parties

There are plenty of reasons you should attend the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis, but perhaps one of the best is all the parties (boss translation: networking opportunities).

Join Wayne Hunt, FSEGD, at the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis.
“Waynefinding” at the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis

One of the best parts of any SEGD Conference is the opportunity to learn from leaders in the field—the people you admire. At the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis, you’ll get to meet, hear from and hang out with industry great Wayne Hunt of Hunt Design.

Meet the speakers for the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis.
Meet the Speakers for the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis

Meet the all of the speakers for this year’s annual conference, and bookmark the sessions you won’t want to miss.

Join 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis Co-Chairs Gretty Fry and Gary Stemler, June 7–9.
How to Make the Most of This Year's Conference in Minneapolis

As locals, 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis Co-Chairs Gretta Fry and Gary Stemler know a thing or two—not only about what this year’s conference has to offer, but also how to take advantage of this year’s host city. Here, they share what they’re looking forward to most at this year’s event—and why you should make sure you’re in Minneapolis June 7–9.

See Minneapolis up close with SEGD Conference tours.
See Minneapolis Up Close with SEGD Conference Tours

The SEGD Conference 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!

Dear Boss: Here's why you should send me to the 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis
Dear Boss—Here's Why You Should Send Me to the 2018 SEGD Conference

Does your boss need some persuading to sign off on your trip to Minneapolis for the 2018 SEGD Conference, June 7–9? We can help with that. Here’s a letter chock-full of ROI to get you there.

Best Moments from Past SEGD Conferences
Best Moments from Past SEGD Conferences

With every SEGD Conference, you know you can expect a killer lineup of speakers, loads of inspiration, a trendy design-forward locale and parties—so many parties. [Ahem, we mean networking opportunities. Sorry, boss.] But it’s what you can't anticipate that often make the best memories.

2018 SEGD Conference to Convene in Minneapolis
Design Leadership, Legends and Lakes—SEGD Conference to Convene in Minneapolis

The 2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis will bring together the international experiential graphic design community in the “City of Lakes” June 7–9, for three inspiring days of programming.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities

For more information about event sponsorship, contact: Kathleen Turner | [email protected] | 703.657.9171