Why attend?

“Head, Heart, Hand” gives you the chance to help AIGA kick off the celebration of its Centennial, meet and talk with more than 100 speakers, and experience extras including exhibitions, tours, networking receptions, live design competitions, professional development workshops and face-to-face roundtables with your design heroes. You’ll return more productive, energized and valuable to your firm after experiencing stellar speakers, sessions, workshops and symposia.

“Head, Heart, Hand” is an investment in yourself and in your career, offering three full days of top-notch programming, ways to connect and unique experiences that can’t be replicated elsewhere. AIGA conferences deliver on inspiration and value, but this opportunity to gather with your design community only happens every two years!

Don’t miss out—register now.

Who's attending

At “Head, Heart, Hand” you'll get to talk shop with the best and brightest in design from around the country and the world. See who's registered.

Head, Heart, Hand: AIGA Design Conference | October 10-12, 2013 Minneapolis | Register now!

Extra conference activities

Already registered for “Head, Heart, Hand” and want to sign up for the Emerging Designers Symposium, professional development workshops and more? Click here to sign up.

To sign up for studio tours, click here. Registration for cultural tours is now closed.

What’s included

Your conference registration includes admission to all general sessions, affinity sessions, the Emerging Designer Symposium, the Design Fair and all evening events, including the Opening Night Reception, Friday night Happy Hour and Saturday night Closing Party. Pre- and post-conference events may require separate, additional fees.

Visit the Design Fair

This year’s Design Fair is one of the best ever! Take advantage of a range of inspiring activities and offerings, including hands-on letterpress and screen-printing studios, exhibitions, a design bookstore, roundtables, an interactive photo booth and a tradeshow showcasing the latest design-centric products and services from our partners.