This year’s decision to bring the topic of Branded Environments to DSE was made to strategically expose as wide an audience as possible to the value that brand integration brings to environments, spaces, communities and places. That clearly resonated with attendees with an increase of over 300% in registrations.
SXSW is an annual gathering of the most innovative minds from the worlds of film, technology, music, government and everywhere in between. To say the event is huge is a gross understatement—approximately a quarter of a million people attend.
The US government is proposing to cut the funding of the Arts. We stand with other design associations in defense of the government funding the Arts.
In February SEGD asked the profession about their training needs. The input will be used ensure that the SEGD education program is better tuned to the needs of the profession. The results are in and reveal some interesting observations about how the profession looks at training.
For a week in February the SEGD community went OFF GRID in Australia and New Zealand. No one knew what to expect, but everyone came away with a really new and interesting take on the traditional conference asking when will it happen again?
According to the results of the December 2016 Design Census—produced in partnership with AIGA, Google, IDSA and IxDA—44% of environmental design professionals are on the lookout for a new job. Are you one of them?
As SEGD experiences growth in membership (a record high of 1830 members at the end of 2016!) on a global level, SEGD’s reach on a local level is also expanding. We’ve grown to a new record of 28 SEGD Chapters around the world, and we’re proud to welcome our newest chapters to the SEGD community.
There are hundreds of thousands of new job opportunities unfilled because they require a higher level of STEM-related skills than what most job seekers possess. Along with science, technology, engineering and math, there is an under-recognized skill: data literacy.
Things are really heating up in the experiential graphic design field job market, with many firms expanding it is a great time for designers to take the next step in their careers.
In December 2016, SEGD partnered with AIGA, Google and others to produce a comprehensive Design Census.
The results are in. We have answers for you about salaries, benefits, behavior and satisfaction.