SEGD is hosting Xlab again in 2019. Join us for the most exciting Digital Experience conference on the calendar this year.

SEGD has reserved a block of rooms at the EVEN Hotel Brooklyn for the Wellness King rate of US$209 and the Wellness Double rate of US$235 plus tax and fees per night. These rates are in effect through October 7, 2019; after that date, unsold rooms will be released. Rooms fill up quickly, so confirm your reservation here.

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2019 Xlab Agenda

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Edwin Schlossberg
Edwin Schlossberg
Brenda Cowan, Associate Professor, Graduate Exhibition Design Program, Fulbright Specialist Scholar, FIT, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York
Brenda Cowan
Carla Diana, Designer in Residence and Head of Program, 4D Design,  Cranbrook Academy of Art
Carla Diana
Bryan Meszaros, Founder of OpenEye Global (OEG), New York
Bryan Meszaros
Michael Stiller, Partner upLIGHT, Faculty FIT, New York City
Michael Stiller
Headshot of Josh Goldblum, Bluecadet
Josh Goldblum
Debbie Millman, author, podcaster, educator and practicing graphic designer
Debbie Millman
Mary Franck, ESI Design
Mary Franck
Dusty Duistermars, Senior Vice President, JLL Digital Solutions
Dusty Duistermars
Andy Van Solkema, VP of Digital Strategy and Experience at OPS, Inc.
Andy Van Solkema
Jim Gilmore, Co-Founder of Strategic Horizons and co-author of The Experience Economy
Jim Gilmore
Anna Crider headshot
Anna Crider
Christina Lyons, professor and chairperson, Graduate Exhibition & Experience Design at FIT
Christina Lyons
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The Future of Experience & Place: 2019 SEGD Xlab, Brooklyn, Nov. 7-8

The Future of Experience and Place: 2019 SEGD Xlab, Brooklyn, Nov. 7-8

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You've already got your Xlab 2019 ticket, but how do you get your colleague, friend or peer in-the-know so they don't miss out on an amazing lineup of EGD speakers, experiential NYC tours and one unique keynote session by an economist who has been putting value in the experience industry for 20 years? Save them from the FOMO and send them a link to this press release! Too much is at stake.

2019 SEGD Xlab takes place in Brooklyn, NY Nov. 7-8. (image displays a crowd a students at Xlab 2018)

For the Future of EGD—Students at Xlab

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Being an SEGD student member is a pretty sweet deal, especially when Xlab rolls around. The location (New York City!) and the price (Free!) are unbeatable, but that's just the beginning.

Xlab 2019 takes over NY on Nov. 7-8.

Insights into Sessions—Xlab 2019

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Still waiting to get key insights into a few sessions on the Xlab agenda?
We're posting session descriptions for Edwin Schlossberg, Andy Van Solkema and more. With Xlab nearly a month away, we hope you're beginning to see the big picture here. Xlab 2019 is one event you won't want to miss!

2019 Xlab Speakers

Who are the 2019 Xlab Speakers?

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Curious about what the landscape of EGD will look like in the future?
We’ve got some theories, but don’t take our word for it. Meet our esteemed 2019 Xlab speakers!

2019 Xlab Keynote—Jim Gilmore

Jim Gilmore—Xlab 2019 Keynote and Experience Extraordinaire

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The experience economy is projecting a bright future for the experiential graphic design field, but how can we, in the EGD industry, capitalize on this, making the most out of every experience we create? Jim Gilmore, Xlab 2019 Keynote and co-author of the "Experience Economy," is set to inspire and educate attendees on how experience is driving today's consumer economy.

SEGD Tours NYC at Xlab 2019

SEGD Tours NYC—Xlab 2019

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Insight, Access, and Inspiration!
Come for the electrifying content, stay for the behind-the-scenes experiential tours in the bustling design hub of New York City.

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Shockingly Surprising Ways You'll Be Inspired at Xlab 2019

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You know Xlab 2019 is about design + technology in creating an experience and place. You know you’ll hear about the latest digital tools and platforms being used to connect people and place. You know you’ll keep yourself on the leading (not following!) edge of your profession by taking part in the conversation. But you may not know these five surprising ways that you'll be inspired at Xlab 2019!

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Sponsorship Opportunities

2019 Xlab Sponsorship Opportunities

For more information about Friends of SEGD, Industry Partners Program or event sponsorship, contact: Kathleen Turner | [email protected] | 703.657.9171