$8.85 – $13.27

RGD Designers + Drinks + Discussions - Toronto

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Bootleg

64 Spadina Avenue

Toronto, ON M5V 2H8

Canada

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RGD invites all designers to Bootleg for an evening of design-related discussions!

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From 6:00 to 6:45 pm, we'll network and chat over food (provided by RGD). At 6:45 pm, we'll divide into groups for discussions (based on your selected topic), until 7:30 pm. Then we'll move to new discussion groups from 7:30 to 8:15 pm, and the last discussion group will be from 8:15 to 9:00 pm.

Price: RGD Member - $8.00 + tax; Non-Member: $15.00 + tax

Discussion Leader: Mooren (Mo) Bofill RGD, Executive Director, Design at john st.

  • 6:45 pm: Designing the idea, not just the design
  • 7:30 pm: Designers in Advertising
  • 8:15 pm: Being a Woman in Canada's Creative Industries

Discussion Leader: Anthony Furia RGD, Principal at Furia | Design & Branding

Discussion Topics:

  • 6:45 pm: Finding, attracting and retaining clients
  • 7:30 pm: Business promotion, pricing & contracts
  • 8:15 pm: Conveying the value of design and keeping up with trends

Discussion Leader: Glenda Rissman RGD, Co-founding Partner at q30 design

Discussion Topics:

  • 6:45 pm: How to stand out when applying for a job
  • 7:30 pm: Adapting professionally as our profession evolves
  • 8:15 pm: Running a successful graphic design business

Discussion Leader: Dzung Tran RGD, Designer & Branding Consultant at Dzung Tran

Discussion Topics:

  • 6:45 pm: Creating, building, and working with guidelines and how to break them successfully!
  • 7:30 pm: Knowing your value as a freelancer.
  • 8:15 pm: Creative burnout. It’s real!

Discussion Leader: Eduardo Trejos RGD, Senior Designer at Ove Brand | Design

Discussion Topics:

  • 6:45 pm: How accessibility can be more than an afterthought in the design process
  • 7:30 pm: How design and strategy can learn from each other
  • 8:15 pm: What makes a true Canadian brand

Discussion Leader: Lauren Wickware RGD, Graphic Designer at Lauren Wickware Design

Discussion Topics:

  • 6:45 pm: How to find your first graphic design job
  • 7:30 pm: Balancing life and work: is it possible?
  • 8:15 pm: How failure can fuel your career
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Bootleg

64 Spadina Avenue

Toronto, ON M5V 2H8

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