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TYPO International Design Conferences: San Francisco 2012 Connect

TYPO San Francisco 2012 Presented by FontShop

TYPO San Francisco

Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 9:00 AM - Friday, April 6, 2012 at 11:00 PM (PDT)

TYPO San Francisco 2012 Presented by FontShop

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
TYPO San Francisco Connect — Early Bird   more info Ended $400.00 $22.99
TYPO San Francisco Connect — Student Early Bird   more info Ended $200.00 $11.99
TYPO San Francisco Connect — Regular Ticket   more info Ended $500.00 $28.49
TYPO San Francisco Connect — Student Ticket   more info Ended $250.00 $14.74

Event Details

 San Francisco 2012 Connect

FontShop is proud to bring one of Europe’s premier design events to the Bay Area. TYPO San Francisco will take place at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA), April 5-6, 2012 centering around the theme Connect.


It's all about Connections

San Francisco is renowned as a creative hub. The unique blend of innovative thinking, design, software and technological development in the Bay Area has changed the way the world works. Well designed connections have improved and made our lives more fulfilling. Greater connections mean life can be more challenging, and that requires innovative design solutions. TYPO San Francisco brings together incredible speakers from American and European design communities to share and discuss what it means to connect. 

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Registration will open December 1, 2011. A limited early bird phase with discounted tickets, priced at $400, will run through January 16. Regularly priced tickets ($500) will be available January 17 through February 29, with late registration ($600) beginning March 1 up until the conference.

In the spirit of TYPO Berlin, a limited number of student tickets will also be available at a reduced rate. Early bird student tickets are $200, and regular student tickets are $250.

Included in Conference Fee

Your conference fee provides admission to the conference (two days) to all sessions and workshops, and admission to the concluding event on Friday evening. The program is subject to change without notice. The organizers are not liable for refunds in the event of any unforseen program changes. Errors reserved. The conference is held in English. No translation services are available.

Terms & Conditions


A limited number of tickets are sold in all of the advance sale phases. Once advance sale phase is sold out, you may buy a ticket in the following registration phase, or join the waiting list in case of cancellations.


A participant, who is unable to attend the conference, may name a substitute in writing. Student tickets may be used by student substitutes, professional tickets, by professional substitutes. If changing a participant, please contact

Your Ticket

Please bring a printed copy of this confirmation for registration at the conference. You will receive your conference tickets at our on-site registration desk.

Student Tickets

For student admissions, please also bring along a valid proof of enrollment and a copy of your student identification to the venue. The registration team will need to verify that all students are enrolled in valid education programs as of April 5, 2012. 


Full cancelation of reservations is possible in writing and free of charge until Februrary 29, 2012. Cancelations after February 29, 2012 (until March 15, 2012) will cost an administrative fee of $100. There will be no reimbursement after March 15, 2012. If any case of cancelation, please contact

Absence from the conference does not entitle to reimbursement of the admission fee. Canceled tickets will be resold immediately.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Please email us, if your organization interested in being involved in TYPO as a sponsor.

Thank You Sponsors & Partners






After Party

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts





Speakers Dinner











Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands




California College of the Arts


Los Angeles InDesign User Group


InDesign User Group






A Book Apart





Coffee Breaks



Have questions about TYPO San Francisco 2012 Presented by FontShop? Contact TYPO San Francisco

When & Where

Novellus Theater at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
700 Howard St. (at 3rd)
San Francisco, CA 94103

Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 9:00 AM - Friday, April 6, 2012 at 11:00 PM (PDT)

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