7 New York The Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum presents the First National Design Triennial. Part one in a series of exhibitions exploring the impulses, issues and ideas driving a broad spectrum of contemporary design practices. At the Smithsonian Institution, 2 East 91st Street. 212-849-8400; www.si.edu/ndm. Show continues through August 6.
13 New York The School of Visual Arts presents "The Art of Production Design in Motion Pictures." There is an opening reception on March 20. At the Visual Arts Museum, 209 East 23rd. Street. Information: 212-592-2010; www.schoolofvisualarts.edu. Show continues through April 13.
14-16 Miami Beach eMarketWorld presents the first @d:tech Latin America conference. At the Fontainebleau-Hilton. Information: 800-535-1812; www.ad-tech.com.
15 New York The Art Directors Club presents Tom Geismar. For 40 years, designer Geismar has created symbols for many of the world's major corporations, institutions and thoroughfares. A partner in Chermayeff & Geismar, he recently created exhibits for The Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, and an exhibition on Sigmund Freud at the Library of Congress. He is the author of a new book, Spiritually Moving: A Collection of Folk Art Sculpture. At the ADC, 104 West 29th Street @6th Avenue. Information/RSVP: 212-643-1440; [email protected]; www.adcny.org.
15 New York International deadline for entries for The New York Festivals. Information: 914-238-4481; [email protected]; www.nyfest.com.
19-22 Chicago IEG's 17th Annual Sponsorship Conference, The New Sponsorship. At the Chicago Hilton and Towers. Information: 800-834-4850; www.sponsorship.com.
20 New York The American Advertising Federation presents the Advertising Hall of Fame Awards luncheon and ceremony honoring Mary Wells Lawrence, Stanley Marcus and Bernard Flanagan. At the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. Information: 202-898-0069; www.aaf.org.
23-26 San Juan The Association of Hispanic Advertising Agencies presents San Juan 2000. The conference focuses on how Hispanic agencies handle the digital revolution. Information: 703-610-9014; [email protected]; www.ahaa.org.
25 Orange County, CA The Orange County Advertising Club Ad Awards. At the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Tennis Club. Information: Denise Denison-Erkeneff, 949-493-5019; www.ocadclub.org.
27-29 San Francisco United Digital Artists and lynda.com present flashforward2000 + Flash Film Festival. At the Nob Hill Masonic Center. Information: www.flashforward2000.com.
30 New York The Association of National Advertisers present the 2000 Television Advertising Forum. At the Plaza Hotel. Information: 212-697-5950.
10 Toronto Deadline for entries for Applied Arts Magazine. Categories include photography, illustration and digital imagery. Information: Bonnie Langlois, promotions & production manager, 416-510-0909;fax:416-510-0913; [email protected]; www.appliedartsmag.com.