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


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



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



*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

Butler  Looney

Butler Looney

Creative Director at Sterling Brands

Past Speakers

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.

Reserve your seat

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