DesignThinkers Conference set for November in Toronto

RGD’s DesignThinkers Conference will take place November 7 and 8 at the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts in downtown Toronto. Canada’s only conference for visual communicators will delve into industry trends with visionaries from a wide range of communications-related disciplines – including design, user experience, advertising, branding, consumer engagement, film, social media, entrepreneurship and many more. Sessions will teach delegates how to create more effective communications by exploring cutting-edge innovation, the latest technologies, demographic and ethnographic trends, strategic management techniques, cognitive theory and much more. For more information, please visit Early Bird registration ends at midnight on Friday, October 6. For a look at this year’s exceptional line-up of speakers, please visit

About RGD. For almost 20 years, the Association of Registered Graphic Designers (RGD) has hosted the annual DesignThinkers Conference. Its mission is to gather diverse perspectives to explore the processes of design and creativity. RGD represents more than 3,000 graphic designers, managers, educators and students across Canada, and works to establish and promote professional standards and best practices in the graphic design industry.


Tony Curcio is the editor of Graphic Arts Magazine.