Videos from the 2016 AIGA Design Conference
Relive the excitement of the 2016 AIGA Design Conference and gain insights from emerging designers and established creative leaders alike.
Full-length videos from the mainstage and symposia presentations are available below as a special benefit for AIGA members. Join AIGA now, or enjoy these teaser clips for a sneak peek. Plus, check out the 2016 conference page for a full roster of speakers and symposia.
Waiting for your favorite speaker’s presentation? Check the schedule for the 2016 AIGA Design Conference videos, which will be released regularly from November 2016–June 2017.
Design for Good symposium
Hosted by Alissa Walker
Featuring Gus Granger and Stefan Reddick, Suzanne McKenzie, Eduardo Oritz, Elizabeth Timme
Design Thinking, Business, and Entrepreneurship symposium
Hosted by John Maeda
Featuring Irene Au, Cassidy Blackwell, Jason Mayden, Tom Suiter
Featuring Keira Alexandra, Chuck D, Roman Mars, Mike Monteiro
Featuring Matt George, David Heasty, Jessica Hische
Digital Craft symposium
Hosted by David Schwarz
Featuring Reza Ali, Cedric Kiefer
Practice Management symposium
Hosted by Shel Perkins
Featuring Justin and Sarah Ahrens, Ann Harakawa, Linda Joy Kattwinkel and Shel Perkins
Featuring Terry Irwin, Quindar (Mikael Jorgensen and James Merle Thomas), Catt Small
Culture and Criticism symposium
Hosted by Andrea Lipps
Featuring Andrew Blauvelt, Charles M. Blow, Jeremy Mende, Sadie Red Wing, Neebinnaukzhik Southall and Dori Tunstall
Emerging Designers symposium
Hosted by Tina Essmaker
Featuring Lindsay Ballant, Dan Mall, Ryan Fitzgibbon
Hosted by Liz Danzico
Featuring Kainaz Amaria and Cedrick Funches, Krystal Persaud, Kio Stark, Luke Woods
Featuring Command X, Michelle Stanek
Be there for the 2017 AIGA Design Conference, October 12–14, for a whole new host of thought-provoking conversations and professional development offerings. We’ll see you in Minneapolis.
The 2016 AIGA Design Conference converged on Vegas for three days, outshining the city of lights with dazzling, crossdisciplinary conversations about the changing shape of design and the future of the profession. See more snapshots on AIGA’s Flickr page, or follow #AIGAdesignconf on social media for all the inspiration and fun attendees shared online.