Register now for “Next: AIGA Design Conference”
in Denver, October 11-14.
The framework for what’s next in design will be shaped in mere days.
What are you waiting for? The future is now. Join the discussion at “Next!”
Where else can you choose from more than 80 speakers and 40 sessions,
along with 2,500 fellow attendees from around the world, joining together
formally and informally, at scheduled and unexpected venues, meetings
and events? Don’t miss out on community sessions, affinity sessions,
intimate roundtable discussions with presenters and other notables, receptions,
Happy Hour, the Design Fair, pre-conference studio tours, design workshops,
Rocky Mountain adventure tours, the bookstore,
e-lounges, film screenings, the 2007 AIGA Typography Quiz, Hands-on Studio,
Sketchwall, special events, sponsor booths and more. Register
Take advantage of special opportunities before
and after the conference
Want to learn more about the creative tools of CS3? Multi-channel designing
in Quark? The effective use of color? Make sure to sign
up for a pre-conference workshop ($35–$60).
Want to visit local studios in Denver or Boulder? Or combine a visit to
an international poster show with a tour of a microbrewery? Secure
your spot on a local tour ($125).
Hankering to spend time in the foothills or mountains? We’ve got
biking and jeep excursions, either shorter or longer to suit your
Pre-registration is required and space is limited, so sign
Don’t miss the Champagne Celebration
of AIGA Medalists and Fellows!
Celebrate design excellence with your heroes on October 10, the evening
before the conference begins. Raise a glass with AIGA medalists Michael
Bierut, Jean and Patrick Coyne, Bart Crosby, Ed Fella, Kit Hinrichs, Ellen
Lupton, Katherine McCoy, Deborah Sussman, Michael Vanderbyl, Lorraine
Wild and other industry legends while enjoying sweeping views of the city
skyline and Rocky Mountains at one of Denver’s most scenic venues.
The Champagne Celebration will also recognize AIGA Fellows from around
the country! Experience this unique opportunity at the Pinnacle Club,
Grand Hyatt Hotel from 6–8 p.m.
Tickets for the event are $75 and may be purchased online.
“Next” online gallery: Share your vision of what’s
What do you think is “Next?” Present your design work, illustrations,
photos or musings on what you think is next for design and designers.
Contribute to the online gallery created by “Next” participants,
featuring the many frames of reference shaping our views of the future.
You may even see your vision projected throughout the conference! Click
here to download the template and share your vision and ideas.
AIGA thanks the following partners in presenting “Next: AIGA Design
AIGA National Partners
Lead Collaborating Sponsor
IIT Institute of Design
Mohawk Fine Papers;
Sappi Fine Paper
North America; and Veer
of America; Design
Images; HP; Print
and Sandy Alexander
Exhibiting and Supporting Sponsors
The Artcraft Company,
Inc.; College for
Creative Studies; ColorGraphics;
Crane & Co.; DYMO
Hennegan Company, a Consolidated Graphics Company; ICG/Holliston;
an Ogilvy company; Mediasurface,
Imaging, Inc.; NewPage;
Savannah College of Art
and Design; Shutterstock;
Enso; Taylor Box
Williamson Printing Corporation;
Incorporated; and Yupo
Photo credit: Steve Crecelius for Denver Metro Convention and Visitors
Next: AIGA Design Conference
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