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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.



Past Speakers

A history of creative inspiration.



Lisa Congdon
Lisa Congdon

Lisa Congdon Art & Illustration


Connie Birdsall
Connie Birdsall

Creative Director


Noreen Morioka
Noreen Morioka

Chief Creative Officer at TATCHA


Ruki Neuhold-Ravikumar
Ruki Neuhold-Ravikumar

Director of Education, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum


Lanny Sommese
Lanny Sommese

Sommese Design and Penn State University


David Waingarten
David Waingarten

Creative Director


Butler  Looney
Butler Looney

Creative Director at Sterling Brands


Ann Willoughby
Ann Willoughby

Willoughby Design


Antionette Carroll
Antionette Carroll

Founder and CEO, Creative Reaction Lab


John Custer
John Custer

Founder & Principal of Dandy


Tad Carpenter
Tad Carpenter

Designer, Illustrator + Partner of Carpenter Collective


Graham Douglas
Graham Douglas

Freelance Creative Director


Stephen Gates
Stephen Gates

InVision Head of Design Transformation


Lisa Quine
Lisa Quine

Lettering Mural Artist


Corwin Stone
Corwin Stone

Sr. Global Creative Director, Active Network


Oen Michael Hammonds
Oen Michael Hammonds

Head of Talent Enablement Experiences, IBM Studios


David  Carson
David Carson

David Carson Design


Tony Madalone
Tony Madalone

Owner, Fresh Brewed Tees


Gary Taxali
Gary Taxali

Illustrator