Save The Date:
April 12th – 14th, 2018
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The Conference - April 12th-14th, 2018

Our three-day conference is packed with unique opportunities to help students enhance their design education and prepare themselves for the professional world. Get inspired by keynote speakers, learn new skills from our breakout sessions, improve your work with our portfolio reviews, or land a job at the job fair. No matter what level you are at, there is learning and opportunity everywhere you turn.





General Admission Conference Tickets


Ticket includes admission to student show gallery, keynote speakers, breakout sessions, educators forum, portfolio reviews, and senior job fair. Includes swag bag and t-shirt.



Student Tickets

$90

Earlybird pricing ends January 1, 2018
Regular Price: $165

Professionals

$225

Earlybird pricing ends January 1, 2018
Regular Price: $150

Educators

FREE*

*One free educator admission
per student attendee.
Must register as an educator.

Breakout Sessions



Keynote Speakers



Student Show Gallery



Portfolio Review & Job Fair






Jumpstart your creative thinking with inspiring keynote speakers



Past Speakers



Lanny Sommese
Lanny Sommese

Sommese Design and Penn State University


David Waingarten
David Waingarten

Creative Director


David  Carson
David Carson

David Carson Design


Antionette Carroll
Antionette Carroll

Founder and CEO, Creative Reaction Lab


John Custer
John Custer

Founder & Principal of Dandy




Special Event Tickets


Studio Tours - $35

Thursday, April 12th, 2018 | 11-5pm

Hop onto one of our four studio tours to get an exclusive sneak peak into some of the hottest agencies, studios, and shops in the DFW area.


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Awards Gala - $40

Saturday, April 14th, 2018 | 6-9pm

Join us for a sit-down dinner as we award $20,000 in scholarships and cash prizes and honor the outstanding work, educators, and schools from the show.


Attend the gala



Stay and Save


Hotel DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dallas
– Campbell Centre
8250 N Central Expy, Dallas, TX 75206

After a busy day at the conference, you’ll want to take the easy, convenient ride up the elevator to a room with a view. Get some sleep, or not, in a room at the DoubleTree. You’ll be thankful you did. Plus, book your room as an NSSC attendee and you’ll save money with a discounted room rate just for NSSC attendees.


Reserve your room