RGD Ontario: DesignThinkers 2010

11 November 2010
12 November 2010
Toronto, Canada
DesignThinkers is the annual conference of the Association of Registered Graphic Designers of Ontario (RGD Ontario). Attracting over 1200 participants and a full line-up of fascinating speakers, DesignThinkers is Canada's largest, most important graphic design event. It's an occasion to listen, learn and interact with peers from across the country.


Conference details

The 11th annual international conference focuses on the role of design in shaping business, society and the future health of the planet.

Speakers on 11 November:
  • John Bielenberg
  • Scott Dadich
  • Allan Haley
  • Jeni Herberger
  • Paul Lavoie
  • Roger Martin
  • Paula Scher
  • SimpleScott (aka Scott Thomas)
  • Jenn + Ken Visocky O'Grady
  • Khoi Vinh
  • Armin Vit
  • Alina Wheeler

Speakers on 12 November:
  • Marian Bantjes
  • Jonathan Barnbrook
  • Andrew Blauvelt
  • Mark Coleran
  • Jim Coudal
  • Tony Davidson
  • Jeni Herberger
  • Emily Oberman and Bonnie Siegler
  • Michael Rock
  • Dmitri Siegel
  • David Turner
  • Helen Walters

Optional programming

Milton Glaser: To Inform & Delight
10 November, 18:00

Gourmet Typography
13 November 9:00 - 16:00


Register before 5 July and enjoy a Super Early Bird rate. Register between 6 July - 1 October and benefit from an Early Bird rate.

For complete details visit: www.designthinkers.com

About RGD Ontario

The Association of Registered Graphic Designers of Ontario (RGD Ontario) is the self-regulatory, professional body for graphic designers in Ontario. The association grants graphic designers who qualify the right to use the designations Registered Graphic Designer and R.G.D., a quality signal of standards of professional practice. The Association is a non-profit organization, with a mandate to serve the best interests of both the graphic design industry and the public in Canada. The association has approximately 2800 members.

For more information, please contact:

The Association of Registered Graphic Designers of Ontario
96 Spadina Avenue, Suite 503
Toronto, Ontario
M5V 2J6 Canada
T: +1 888 ARGDONT (274 3668)
T: +1 416 367 8819 (Toronto)
F: +1 416 367 9150
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