TypeCon 2019 Minneapolis

It’s official! Mark those calendars: TypeCon is headed back to Minneapolis!

We here at the (pun-loving) Society of Typographic Aficionados invite you to join us in the great state of MinneSOTA for an exciting week overflowing with everything lettering and type!

Wednesday, August 28th – Workshops
Thursday, August 29th – Workshops, Education Forum, TDC Presentation
Friday, August 30th – Main program, SOTA Spacebar party
Saturday, August 31st – Main program, SOTA’s Night of Type
Sunday, September 1st – Main program, Type Crit, Closing party

Come chat with influential industry experts, learn new techniques in exclusive workshops taught by seasoned creative professionals, and find inspiration in the stories of TypeCon speakers from around the world. All while you explore one of the most artistic and progressive cities in the Midwest!

Hilton Minneapolis

The TypeCon 2019 Main Program will take place at the Hilton Minneapolis, conveniently located in the heart of downtown with easy access to museums, parks, music, and food (see our map). You’ll be steps away from light rail with direct access to Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP), a major hub offering direct flights from many US and international cities.

You can also expect one of the best room rates in TypeCon history: $139/night!

You betcha!

Book your room today!

Single day and full conference tickets will go on sale in early Spring! Discounted rates will be available for students, groups, and sponsors.

Don’t forget to follow us on Instagram and Twitter. Stay tuned for more announcements, proposal deadlines, and registration info in early Spring!

TypeCon People

We will be actively seeking volunteers, speakers, workshop leaders, and ideas for nearby events, tours, and exhibitions. Let us know what you’d love to see and do in Minneapolis!

Whether you’re a designer, entrepreneur, educator, student, or simply curious about lettering and typography, you’ll find your perfect community at TypeCon!