Converge: Design Week Opening Reception
Friday, June 13, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Kickoff the 9th annual SF Design Week with over 700 creatives, designers, entrepreneurs and aficionados. CONVERGE is presented by AIGA to celebrate what makes design in San Francisco truly unique and all the amazing things designers here and in Silicon Valley create to share with the world! Mingle with all the design disciplines under one roof, 700 creatives and the general public to celebrate the unfolding of an entire week of all things design!
Enjoy open bar with wine, beer and food and dance to the beats of DJ Spaziale (designer Scott Hesselink). Update your profile pics at our photo booth, or learn about the events to unfold throughout the week from the organizations helping to produce Design Week. Airbnb will showcase an exhibit showcasing five exceptional works from emerging designers in their inspiring space designed by Gensler.
You simply won’t have another chance this year to hobnob and mingle with people from all design industries including architecture, graphic design, industrial design, user experience, service design, and interior design
Don’t miss out on the design event of the year, tickets will sell out!
Early Bird $15 till 12am 6/9, $20 until June 12th, $30 day of event and at the door!
Tickets non-refundable. All proceeds from ticket sales go to funding and promoting SF Design Week
About SF Design Week
Celebrate Bay Area design and everything our designers from San Francisco to Silicon Valley create to share with the world. From tech inventions to culture changing products, human centered design, emerging fashion to international architecture, SFDW invites the public to experience the Bay Area’s unique design talents, impact and innovations.
Since 2006, AIGA San Francisco has organized San Francisco Design Week as a way to reach out to a diverse community of over 20,000 Bay Area design professionals as well as local businesses, non-profits, entrepreneurs, students, the design-savvy public, tourists, and more. AIGA SF will be partnering with the San Francisco chapters of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA), the Interaction Design Association (IxDA), the Society for Environmental Graphic Design (SEGD), and Retail Design Institute to sponsor a full week of events highlighting the diversity and professionalism of the design community around the bay.
When & Where
AIGA San Francisco
The San Francisco chapter of AIGA, the professional association for design, represents over 1,700 designers in graphics, interaction, experience, motion, and affiliated fields in the Greater Bay Area. AIGA SF is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, which makes sponsorship commitments tax deductible. Our federal tax ID is 94-2998197. For more information, contact Executive Director Dawn Zidonis