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Boston / April 30 – May 3 / 2018

Preliminary Conference Schedule

 

Career Advancement Design Creativity How To In House Tools and Resources

 

Monday, April 30

8:00- 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 – 9:15 AM Opening Remarks
9:15 – 10:00 AM Keynote
10:00 – 10:15 AM Break
10:15 – 11:00 AM Career Advancement TrackMona Patel 
Entrepreneur
HDL Breakout Session How-To TrackMichael Gluzman
The Coca-Cola Company
In-House TrackDieline Session Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
11:00 – 11:15 AM Break
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM Career Advancement TrackAaron Irizarry Capital One Stephen Gates Citi How-To TrackHDL Breakout Session In-House TrackDieline Session Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
12:00 – 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 – 2:15 PM Spark      
2:15 – 3:00 PM Dorothea Volpe Digital Marketing Strategist
3:00 – 3:15 PM Break
3:15 – 4:00 PM Career Advancement TrackEleanor Handley Justin Ahrens Rule 29 How-To TrackBeing the Kid in a Candy Store 
Fernanda Amarante The Hershey Company
In-House TrackJoshua Breidenback + Chi-An De Lao Rice Creative Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
4:00 – 4:15 PM Break
4:15 – 5:00 PM Career Advancement TrackMeena Kothandaraman Twig+Fish HDL Breakout Session How-To TrackHDL Breakout Session In-House TrackDieline Session Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
5:00 – 5:15 PM Break
5:15 – 5:30 PM The Dieline Awards
5:30 – 6:15 PM Keynote

Tuesday, May 1

8:00- 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 – 9:15 AM Opening Remarks
9:15 – 10:00 AM Nick Law Vice Chairman + Global Chief Creative Officer, R/GA
10:00 – 10:15 AM Break
10:15 – 11:00 AM Career Advancement TrackKatie Lane WorkMadeForHire.net Aaron Keller Capsule How-To TrackLauren Singer Package Free Shop In-House TrackSilas Amos Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
11:00 – 11:15 AM Break
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM Career Advancement TrackBill Gardner Gardner Design Rock the Boat, Baby! The Art of Saying No 
Emily Cohen Evolve Symposium
How-To TrackHDL Breakout Session In-House TrackMT Cassidy + Jon Tipple Futurebrand Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
12:00 – 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 – 2:15 PM Spark      
2:15 – 3:00 PM Keynote
3:00 – 3:15 PM Break
3:15 – 4:00 PM Career Advancement TrackStefen Mumaw DEG HDL Breakout Session How-To TrackPaul Foulkes-Arellano A Plastic Planet In-House TrackDaniela Garza Anagrama Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
4:00 – 4:15 PM Break
4:15 – 5:00 PM Career Advancement TrackIlise Benun Marketing-Mentor.com HDL Breakout Session How-To TrackHDL Breakout Session In-House TrackSam O’Donahue Established Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
5:00 – 5:15 PM Break
5:15 – 5:30 PM Spark
5:30 – 6:15 PM Keynote

Wednesday, May 2

8:00- 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 – 9:15 AM Opening Remarks
9:15 – 10:00 AM Dan Pink #1 New York Times Bestselling Author
10:00 – 10:15 AM Break
10:15 – 11:00 AM Career Advancement TrackRhonda Schaller 
Pratt Institute
Jonathan Cleveland Cleveland Design + Elizabeth Darragh 
Sensitech Inc.
How-To TrackIsabelle Lidstrom Nine Sweden In-House TrackRyder Ripps OKFocus Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
11:00 – 11:15 AM Break
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM Career Advancement TrackDouglas Spencer 
Spencer Brenneman
Jeff Greenspan 
MeetSideProject.com
How-To TrackHDL Breakout Session In-House TrackDieline Session Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
12:00 – 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 – 2:15 PM Spark      
2:15 – 3:00 PM Dorie Clark
3:00 – 3:15 PM Break
3:15 – 4:00 PM Career Advancement TrackTerri Trespecio Lights Camera Expert, LLC. HDL Breakout Session How-To TrackCato Hunt Space Doctors In-House TrackHamish Campbell Pearlfisher Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
4:00 – 4:15 PM Break
4:15 – 5:00 PM Career Advancement TrackDevin O’Bryan IBM HDL Breakout Session How-To TrackHDL Breakout Session In-House TrackScott Swartz Target Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
5:00 – 5:15 PM Break
5:15 – 5:30 PM Spark
5:30 – 6:15 PM Giorgia Lupi Co-Founder, Accurat

Thursday, May 3

8:00- 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 – 9:45 AM Adam Kurtz Illustrator
10:00 – 10:15 AM Break
10:00 – 10:45 AM Career Advancement TrackBruce Kennett HDL Breakout Session How-To TrackHDL Breakout Session In-House TrackBekah Sirrine Instagram Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
10:45 – 11:00 AM Break
11:00 – 11:45 AM Career Advancement TrackSam Harrison Author + Consultant HDL Breakout Session How-To TrackHDL Breakout Session In-House TrackLeland Maschmeyer Chobani Tools and Resources TrackTools & Resources
11:45 – 1:15 PM Lunch
1:15 – 2:00PM Sarah Rich Board of Directors, Project H + Girls Garage
2:00 – 2:15 PM Break
2:15 – 3:00PM Keynote