2021 AIGA Design Conference

Join us this fall for the biggest event of the year for creatives. The Design Conference is a different experience; we push the practice forward by asking the provocative questions and by challenging designers to think about the future.

Conversations

Portrait Stuart Candy

Design for the Next Context

Stuart Candy is a consulting futurist and a pioneer in experiential futures—interactions designed to evoke a sense of what various future scenarios might feel like to inhabit. Listen to his Pivot: AIGA Design Conference talk exploring the concept that ever act of design reinvents the world in some measure.

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Portrait of Jake Dunagan

Retooling Our Political System

Jake Dunagan, managing director and global foresight lead for verynice.co and research affiliate at the Institute for the Future speaks at Gain: AIGA Design and Business Conference about an unprecedented opportunity to rethink and redesign our systems of governance for the future.

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Brian David Johnson Speaking

Humanity of the Machine

Brian David Johnson investigates how technology reflects the mission and values of the societies that design and create it at Gain: AIGA Design and Business Conference. His work called “futurecasting ” uses ethnographic field studies technology research trend data to provide Intel with a pragmatic vision of consumers and computing.  

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Business Perspectives for Creative Leaders

The BPCL program, in partnership with Yale University, is designed to equip creative leaders to meet the challenges of management and give participants the skills and perspectives they need to reach the next levels in their careers.

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Futurist Reading Recommendations

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