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Signage Design and Wayfinding Strategy

1 LEARNING HOURS

Ongoing
Location: GTA
Provider: Modulex Ontario Inc.

Modulex provides signage solutions that reinforce your brand and shape positive user experiences. We provide architectural signage and graphics products manufactured in various facilities including our state-of-the-art ISO 9001 certiļ¬ed plant in Denmark. Product solutions address all aspects of signage from iconic systemized products to wall treatments, custom manufactured interior and exterior signage to digital and interactive elements. Our focus is to provide a ‘one stop shop’ complete signage solution that ensures that your investment, brand and information remains intact and relevant. 

Modulex is supported by a multi-disciplinary team of professionals in multiple offices across the world: Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton, Miami, Fort Mills South Carolina, Cancun, London, Denmark, Norway, and more. In addition to the Modulex Group Network, our distribution channel is connected with 45 countries around the world.

This presentation will provide an overview of Signage Design and Wayfinding, the importance of understanding the purpose of signage, the need to plan and design according to the built environment, and the practical application of products within the constraints of design and budgets. A variety of case studies and projects will also be reviewed such as Corporate, Commercial, Hospitality, Residential, Hospitals, Educational Facilities.  

In the process we will cover the 3 following areas of concern:

1. Signage, Wayfinding and Environmental Graphics

  • Signage is under appreciated and taken for granted
  • What is Signage?
  • What is Wayfinding?
  • What is Environmental Graphic(s)?
  • Requirements, needs and wants

2. Planning and Strategy

  • Processes to follow – Planning + Design, Production + Installation or Full Design + Build
  • What is required vs. what is ‘nice to have’
  • Meeting needs of public, staff, company, and service
  • Design – Architectural, Interior Design, Information, Branding, AODA

3. Product Options

  • Purpose and application are factors
  • Sectors/Industries and typical solutions
  • Interior vs Exterior differences
  • Solutions that are practical but meet Design standards
  • Modular vs Custom
  • Technology and Future of Signage & Wayfinding

4. Question and Answer

  • This presentation will be helpful for architects, designers, interior designers, event organizers and graphic designers who want to integrate information design and wayfinding strategy into a building, an outdoor space or an exhibition.

To set up a lunch and learn, please contact us:

Alison Brown - Business Development Manager
alison.brown@modulexamericas.com
(437) 227-7111