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March 28th – 30th, 2019
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Keynote Speakers

Our keynote speakers are ready to inspire and motivate creative minds—student, educators and professional alike. View their work, explore their creative processes, learn from their mistakes, and laugh with them as they share with you their insights on the creative industry.



This Year’s Keynote Speakers

Stephen Gates

Stephen Gates

InVision Head of Design Transformation


Lisa Congdon

Lisa Congdon

Lisa Congdon Art & Illustration


Tad Carpenter

Tad Carpenter

Designer, Illustrator + Partner of Carpenter Collective


Lisa Quine

Lisa Quine

Lettering Mural Artist


Rukmini Neuhold-Ravikumar

Rukmini Neuhold-Ravikumar

Director of Education, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum


Corwin Stone

Corwin Stone

Sr. Global Creative Director, Active Network




Past Speakers

A history of creative inspiration.



Gary Taxali
Gary Taxali

Illustrator


Tony Madalone
Tony Madalone

Owner, Fresh Brewed Tees


David Waingarten
David Waingarten

Creative Director


John Custer
John Custer

Founder & Principal of Dandy


Butler  Looney
Butler Looney

Creative Director at Sterling Brands


Graham Douglas
Graham Douglas

Freelance Creative Director


Connie Birdsall
Connie Birdsall

Creative Director


Noreen Morioka
Noreen Morioka

Chief Creative Officer at TATCHA


Lanny Sommese
Lanny Sommese

Sommese Design and Penn State University


Antionette Carroll
Antionette Carroll

Founder and CEO, Creative Reaction Lab


Ann Willoughby
Ann Willoughby

Willoughby Design


Oen Michael Hammonds
Oen Michael Hammonds

Head of Talent Enablement Experiences, IBM Studios


David  Carson
David Carson

David Carson Design