Philly Tech Week 2014 140 Events running April 4-12 Various locations throughout Philly
Philly Tech Week 2014 - presented by AT&T - is a week-long celebration of technology and innovation starts today and runs through April 12th. With over 140 events organized by 300 partners, we wanted to highlight some that caught our fancy here at DesignPhiladelphia for the design aficionado in you. Hope to see you there!
AIGA ANIMATE EXHIBITION OPENING RECEPTION | APRIL 4TH | 6:00-8:00PM Coinciding with Philly Tech Week, AIGA Philadelphia SPACE will feature interactive design and web animation for it's April exhibition, opening First Friday, April 4. Alongside projections, we will be covering SPACE with QR codes for a new kind of gallery experience, including animated GIFs, old school flash, after effects, interactive artwork, etc. (FREE)
PHILLY CHI 8TH ANNUAL DESIGN SLAM | APRIL 5TH | 11:00AM-4:00PM The Design Slam is a collaborative event in user experience design where participants compete in teams to develop the best design solution for a given challenge. In an effort to introduce emerging talent to industry professionals, this year PhillyCHI has teamed with Philadelphia University. The 2014 Design Slam is an opportunity for students to work side-by-side with user experience professionals. Each team will develop a compelling solution to this year’s challenge using the materials provided. Teams will pitch their designs to the group and a panel of judges will select the winning design. Spectators are welcome. (FREE; advanced registration required.)