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For the full listing of 85 speakers and descriptions of the presentations,
In addition to Kurt Andersen, Michael Bierut, Brian Collins, Ed Fella,
Jonathan Hoefler, Maira Kalman, Daniel Libeskind, Noreen Morioka, Christoph
Niemann, Emily Oberman, Adrian Shaughnessy, Bonnie Siegler and Jakob Trollback,
Ellen Lupton, 2007 AIGA Medalist, author and educator discusses how to publish your own book, design your own merchandise and make your own bed in an age when anyone can be a designer (if you try), publisher, pundit, rock star or filmmaker.
Valerie Casey, executive creative director, frog design, asks why traditional product design has failed to substantively advance the green movement. How can designers gauge and motivate the client’s propensity to embrace principles of sustainability?
Khoi Vinh, design director, NYTimes.com, reveals a fundamental shift is going on in design: control is passing from designers to design consumers, and it’s changing the way we practice our craft. What is the nature of this change? Is it temporary or evolutionary? Can it be reconciled with “traditional” design values?
New details! Champagne celebration
Wednesday, October 10
Come early and stay late! Make the most out of “Next”
and your time in the Rockies!
Multi-channel designing: How can you design efficiently for different media while protecting your product’s brand? What are the “dos” and “don’ts” when designing rich multi-channel campaigns that include interactive presentations? Presented by Quark.
The Color of Ideas: Empower your design projects with the power of color. This presentation will explore and explain the many moods and actions you can infuse into your design projects through the proper use of color. Presented by Pantone.
Colorado adventure tours: From Rocky Mountain biking and jeep tours, to the Red Rocks Amphitheatre and Coors Brewery Tour or a day in Rocky Mountain National Park, you’re sure to find an adventure to fit your energy-level and interests.
See the complete list of activities and register at designconference.aiga.org.
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5 to be included in the attendee directory!