At TDC Futures, our students connect with their heroes, mentors and peers. They come away seeing the world differently and it is evident in their work.

Irene Visser: Program Lead (Design) 
University of the Sunshine Coast

Wednesday, May 29
Brisbane Powerhouse


TDC Futures


TDC Futures is a first-class introduction to the world of commercial design. Curated specifically for High-School seniors and first-year University students, TDC Futures navigates the decision-making process behind building successful careers, while sharing the industry insights required for landing a dream role.


TDC Futures


From critically acclaimed strategists to the worlds most outrageous commercial artists, TDC Futures is curated to not only entertain but more specifically to surprise. In one way or another, our Talks will leave you feeling energised to learn in ways you never imagined.



Award winning Keynotes

Prue Jones
Creative Director


Dean Poole
Creative Director
Auckland, New Zealand


 TDC Futures

2019 Hosts

The Design Conference is hosted by some of Australia's favourite creatives. Expect nothing less than love and energy from our team.


Chris Doyle: Creative Director
Christopher Doyle & Co.

“The Design Conference (and TDC Futures) is a blur of inspiration, connection and awe. It's rare to be surrounded by so many talented, energetic and generous people in one place and at one time. And to have access to so many forms of creativity. I came away exhausted and amazed.”


TDC Futures

Love & Thanks

The Design Conference is an experience anchored by the world's greatest companies and institutions. We want to thank them for their continued support through 2019.