Led by the indefatigable Lily Lu and sponsored by the Youth Times, SND held a workshop on “Gearing Up for the Mobile Age” in Hangzhou, China, this past weekend. Instructors Joey Marburger and Yuri Victor of the Washington Post taught 50-plus attendees in the three-day workshop. Every attendee left with the ability to create a mobile site. Every attendee also joined SND. This means the Society now boasts more than 100 members in the Middle Kingdom. I spoke with a few of the attendees about their experiences. Even when speaking through a translator it’s obvious we all share a universal design language.
WAN-IFRA – SND conference: “Design for the News and Magazines Publishing Industry” WAN-IFRA, in cooperation with the Society for News Design, are organizing the third edition of its international conference dedicated to design for newspapers and magazines, to be held in Paris, France, on 19 May next. The objective of this conference is to examine […]
See Change, the power of visualization May 19 – 20, 2011, University of Minnesota – Minneapolis campus Special invitation for SND members The University of Minnesota School of Journalism and Mass Communication and the College of Design are partnering with AIGA, the professional association for design, to host the second annual Change: The Power of […]
On behalf of the Society for News Design – Middle East and Africa and American University of Dubai are hosting a first-of-its-kind infographics seminar in the United Arab Emirates. It’s scheduled for Monday, April 4 at 6 p.m. at the American University of Dubai, Media City. Entrance is free, but the number of attendees is limited and a reservation is required in advance. Details inside.
SND is really excited about the lineup of Quick Course offerings this spring, especially focused on building your digital skills. And — the best part — we’ve landed a grant to make these courses open to all SND members, free of charge.
The program will feature four professional speakers and will be live blogged and video streamed courtesy of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.
SND’s Web training program is coming to Florida! Translate your design skills to the Web by understanding the essential building blocks. In this two-day course we’ll demystify the Web 2.0 toolbox and help you build a compelling, news-driven package from scratch. SND held three Web Boot Camps last year and one earlier this year, and […]
Juan Velasco and Jeff Geortzen will guide a hands-on, three-day graphics bootcamp in Xi’an, China. The sessions will take place May 11 to 14 and will cover a wide range of graphics and visuals.
Hosted by the Chinese Business View, Xi’an, Shaanxi Province, China
Our popular Web training program is coming to Dallas April 10 and 11. Translate your design skills to the Web by understanding the essential building blocks in this two-day course. SND held three Web Boot Camps last year and they all filled up quickly, so register now!
I am excited to announce that Chris Courtney has agreed to be our new Education and Training Director.
Many of you have witnessed Chris’s contagious enthusiasm. Last year, he organized several great training opportunities in Chicago: a very successful meet-up and a well-attended Web design boot camp.
A report from the SND Infographics Design/Asian Boot Camp that was held last weekend (March 26-28, 2009) in Chongqing, China They gathered us together inside a bomb shelter at an abandoned warehouse in Chongqing, China. What was once built as a place of refuge during the Cold-War era, now served as part of an art […]