2018 SEGD Conference Experience Minneapolis
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.

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 Gable's 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

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 conference hotel accomodation at a discount!

Accommodations

We have reserved a block of rooms at a reduced rate of $199 plus tax (U.S. dollars) at the Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, The Depot. This rate is in effect through May 15, 2018; after that date, unsold rooms will be released. Make your hotel reservation using the code “SEGD” by calling 612-375-1700 or make your reservation online.

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2018 SEGD Conference Agenda at a Glance
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Christine Cannon, C&G Partners
Christine Cannon
Gordon McTaggart, Entro
Gordon McTaggart
Alan Howell
Alan Howell
Tanya Dreesen
Tanya Dreesen
Nancy M. Dahl
Nancy M. Dahl
Chank Diesel
Chank Diesel
Soren Luckins, Director Buro North, Melbourne, Australia
Soren Luckins
Wayne-Hunt, Principal Hunt Design Associates, Past President of SEGD
Wayne Hunt
Jackie Colburn
Jackie Colburn
Gretta Fry, Spye
Gretta Fry
Amy Blackman
Amy Blackman
Jeff Loeschen
Jeff Loeschen
Eric Quint
Eric Quint
Larry Millett
Larry Millett
Paul McConnell is the Director of Design at Intersection in New York
Paul McConnell
Headshot of Julie Vogel of Kate Keating Associates
Julie Vogel
Kris Helmick, Hunt Design
Kris Helmick
Gary Stemler, Vice President, archetype, Minneapolis
Gary Stemler
Mies Hora
Mies Hora
Bryan Meszaros, Founder of OpenEye Global (OEG), New York
Bryan Meszaros
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: Kristin Bennani | Director of New Business | [email protected] | 202.713.0413 Kathleen Turner | [email protected] | 703.657.9171