The day in a nutshell:

1) Mainstage talks, panels, and moderated conversations
Deep cuts on mental health, education, outer space, new tech, women + sex

2) Workshops + how-to sessions
Risograph printing, stop-motion animation, protecting your work + not getting ripped off, funding your next big project like a pro

3) Design exhibitions + chill zone

PLUS one big secret announcement you’ll have to be there to experience

Program + Speakers

8:00 a.m. Registration; design fair + exhibitions open

Featured exhibition > In the Beginning: Early works by graphic designers
Co-curated by art director, author + educator Steven Heller and Eye on Design staff writer Madeleine Morley

9:00 a.m. Mainstage presentations begin


11:00 a.m.
Breakout session

  • Risograph printing workshop: Clay Hicksonillustrator; co-founder, Tan & Loose press
  • Workshop with Adobe Creative Resident Jessica Bellamy, design justice infographic designer
  • How to crowdfund your next creative project: Alex Daly, Crowdsourceress,” Founder, Vann Alexandra


12:30 p.m. 
Lunch break

2:00 p.m. Mainstage presentations


4:15 p.m.
Breakout session

  • Risograph printing workshop: Clay Hicksonillustrator; co-founder, Tan & Loose press
  • Workshop with Adobe Creative Resident Jessica Bellamy, design justice infographic designer
  • How to protect your work + never get ripped off again: Katie Lane, attorney + creative business advisor


5:30 p.m.
Mainstage presentations


6:45 p.m.
Closing party