Test Schedule

Monday, May 6

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Registration Open

Tuesday, May 7

8:00 AM - 6:30 PM

Registration Open

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Leadership Begins with You

Tina Essmaker, Coach, Writer, and Cofounder of The Great Discontent

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Leadership|Room: E451b

Digital Marketing for Non-Marketers

India Lott, Founder, Gray Sole Media

Type: Breakout|Track: HOW Marketing Live|Room: E450a

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

[WORKSHOP] Learn To Design And Build With Squarespace

Puno Puno, Founder , ilovecreatives and PeopleMap

Track: Workshop|Room: E271a

[WORKSHOP] Sesame Street 50 Years & Counting: Celebrating "Letter of the Day" Workshop

Theresa Fitzgerald, Sesame Street Workshop

Track: Workshop|Room: E271b

9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

[WORKSHOP] Design Thinking Meets Radical Vulnerability: How To Cultivate A Whole-Person Empathy Practice

Karen Faith, Ethnographer, Strategist, Facilitator, Karen Faith, Inc.

Track: Workshop|Room: E267

[WORKSHOP] Intro To Envision - Step One Of The Path To Impact

Justin Ahrens, Creative Director, Rule29

Laurel Webster, Founding Partner & Art DIrector , Hersick+Webster

Lennie Gray Mowris, Founder, Lenspeace

Track: Workshop|Room: E265

[WORKSHOP] The Art Of The Story: Visual Storytelling: A Collaborative, Interactive Workshop

Debbie Millman, Host of Design Matters & Chair/Co-Founder of Masters in Branding Program, School of Visual Arts

Track: Workshop|Room: E258

[WORKSHOP] Mobile Magic: Rethinking Design For People On The Go

Robert Generette, Illustrator, Educator, Vector Art Monster

Type: Workshop|Track: Workshop|Room: E259

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

We’re All in this Together

Dawn Hancock, CEO, Firebelly

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Leadership|Room: E451b

How MIT Gets Inventive with Digital Storytelling

Adam Conner-Simons, Head of Communications & Media Relations, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Type: Breakout|Track: HOW Marketing Live|Room: E450a

10:15 AM - 11:30 AM

[WORKSHOP] iPhoneography for Instagram Posts + Stories

Bonnie Tsang, Photographer and Social Media Consultant, Bonnie Tsang Studio

Track: Workshop|Room: E271b

[WORKSHOP] Visual Storytelling On The Page: Comic Book Writing & Art Live Demonstration

Buddy Scalera, Associate Director of Social Media Solutions, Novartis

Mike Norton, Co-Founder, Four Star Studios

Andrew Pepoy

Track: Workshop|Room: E271a

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM

Ok, What Now? How to Lead Through the Mess and Cope with Volatility

Alisa Wolfson, Head of Design , Leo Burnett

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Leadership|Room: E451b

Are We Just Apples & Oranges? How Creative And Marketing Can Stop Fighting And Combine Their Unique Gifts

Gaemer Gutierrez, Vice President, Creative Director, Staples

Rebecca Sears, Chief Marketing Officer, Plantation Products

Type: Breakout|Track: HOW Marketing Live|Room: E450a

11:30 AM - 12:45 PM

Lunch: Concessions Available for Purchase in Cafe

Room: Cafe

12:45 PM - 1:15 PM

HOW Connection With Stefan Mumaw

Stefan Mumaw, Creative Director, First Person

Type: Networking|Room: Cafe

1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Opening Remarks

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeview Ballroom

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM

[Opening Keynote] Let’s Close the Imagination Gap

Beth Comstock, Author of Imagine It Forward

Type: Keynote|Room: Lakeview Ballroom

2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Leading Simplified Design to Differentiate Your Company

Jon Bostock, Co-Founder & CEO, Truman's

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Leadership|Room: E451b

How To Discover, Capture, And Communicate Your Best Ideas

Terri Trespicio, Co-Creator, Lights Camera Expert

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

Executing The Inevitable Redesign

Jessica Brown, Director of UX , Vice Media

Type: Breakout|Track: Digital|Room: E350

Implications Of Journey Mapping For Designers

Jessica Best, Director of Data-Driven Marketing, BARKLEY

Type: Breakout|Track: HOW Marketing Live|Room: E450a

Telling It Like It Is: Why Business Leaders Do Not Use Design As A Competitive Advantage

Denise Siebert, Design Leader and Former Vice President, Design_Kellogg

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E450b

Reinventing 2D Workflows with 3D for the Creative Pro

Daniel Baldwin, HP

Zorana Gee, Adobe

Mitch Harvey, Deckers Brands

Type: Breakout|Track: Tools + Resources|Room: E351

3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

Leading an Organization Through the Lens of Purpose

Maryam Banikaram, Purpose-based Change Agent, Former, CMO Hyatt, Gannett, NBCU, Univision

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Leadership|Room: E451b

Friends with Feelings: A panel discussion on how anxiety and depression can affect the mental health of people in the creative industry

Timothy Goodman, Designer, Illustrator, Author

Debbie Millman, Host of Design Matters & Chair/Co-Founder of Masters in Branding Program, School of Visual Arts

Robyn Kanner, Writer, Designer

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

Scaling Design Sprints: Design Transformation at The Home Depot

Brooke Creef, UX Manager, Design Sprints, The Home Depot

Paul Stonick, Director, Online UX , The Home Depot

Type: Breakout|Track: Digital|Room: E350

Marketing Design for New Media

JD Gargano, Creative Director, Captivate

Type: Breakout|Track: HOW Marketing Live|Room: E450a

Increasing Your Worth as an In-House Designer

Charli Marie, Marketing Designer , ConvertKit

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E450b

How to Optimize Your Process So You Can Be More Creative

Steve Michaelis, Sales Engineer, Workfront

Jackie Schaffer, VP and General Manager, Cella Consulting Services

Type: Breakout|Track: Tools + Resources|Room: E351

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Clear Your Mind For Creativity

Ron Burrage, Head of US Beverage Design , PepsiCo

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeview Ballroom

5:00 PM - 5:45 PM

[Main Stage] The Future Is Creative

Stephen Gates, Head of Design Transformation , InVision

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeview Ballroom

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Exhibit Hall Opening Reception

Type: Networking|Room: D1 - Exhibit Hall

Wednesday, May 8

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Networking Walk

Type: Networking

7:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Registration Open

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Exhibit Hall Open - Light Breakfast Available

Room: D1

Intimate roundtable breakfast sessions with some of our speakers (open to All Access pass holders)

Type: Networking|Room: D1 - Exhibit Hall

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

[Main Stage] Art is Power: Use It and Share It

Lisa Congdon, Fine artist, Illustrator and Author

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeview Ballroom

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Doer To Leader: The Crazy, Sexy, Untold Truth

Gaemer Gutierrez, Vice President, Creative Director, Staples

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Leadership|Room: E350

Self Promotion For Business (And Your Soul)

Justin Ahrens, Creative Director, Rule29

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

How Designers Will Change The World

Karen Welman, Founding Partner and Chief Creative Officer, Pearlfisher

Type: Breakout|Track: Dieline Conference|Room: E450b

Designing for Voice Search

Keval Baxi, Chief Executive Officer, Codal

Type: Breakout|Track: HOW Marketing Live|Room: E450a

Leading with Intention: Create Meaning at Work

Theresa Fitzgerald, Sesame Street Workshop

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E451b

Ignite Creativity Together: Bridging the Gap Between Marketing and Creative

Alex Withers, Chief Marketing Officer, inMotionNow

Cassidee Owens, Creative Services Manager, Denver Broncos

Courtney Brown, Creative Projects Manager, Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx

Type: Breakout|Track: Tools + Resources|Room: E351

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Evolving Content Production with the Global Gig Economy

Jeremy Vo, Director of Product, Shutterstock

Type: Breakout|Tracks: Tools + Resources, HOW Marketing Live, Creative Leadership|Room: E351

TWO TRUTHS AND A LIE: Reading Between The Lines With Clients

Amy Brusselback, Principal, Design B&B

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Leadership|Room: E350

Visual Thinking - Your Secret Superpower For Working With Clients

Nora Herting, Author Founder, CEO, ImageThink

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

A Plastic Free Future: How Creative Brands Can Save the Planet & Create New Innovative Consumer Experiences

Andrew Gibbs, Founder, The Dieline

Type: Breakout|Track: Dieline Conference|Room: E450b

Design & The Bottom Line: A Love Story

Abigail Hart Gray, Director of UX , Google

Type: Breakout|Track: Digital|Room: E451b

From Print to UX Design - What’s Important from a Marketer’s Perspective?

Kyle Carpenter, Editor in Chief, Clients From Hell

Type: Breakout|Track: HOW Marketing Live|Room: E450a

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Speed Coaching

Type: Networking|Room: D1 - Exhibit Hall

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Exhibit Hall Open

Room: D1

Lunch: Concessions Available for Purchase in Expo Hall

Room: D1

12:30 PM - 12:45 PM

We Love Print

Jon Misarski

Sarah Heingartner

Type: Breakout|Track: Tools + Resources|Room: HOW Lounge & Presentation Pavilion D1 Exhibit Hall

1:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Tools That Rule

David Lenzen

Will Goad

Type: Breakout|Track: Tools + Resources|Room: HOW Lounge & Presentation Pavilion D1 Exhibit Hall

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Kinko’s and Crying

Tosh Hall, Global Chief Creative Officer, Jones Knowles Ritchie

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

[Main Stage] The Art of Gathering Live Experience

Priya Parker, Founder, Thrive Labs

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

Rules to Live By: Growing a Healthy Team: For People Who Run Teams or Organizations

Ben Callahan, President, Sparkbox

Rob Harr, Vice President, Sparkbox

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Leadership|Room: E350

600,000 Years Of Visual Communications – From Cave Paintings To Marketing Websites

Buddy Scalera, Associate Director of Social Media Solutions, Novartis

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

There is No Crying in Branding: Lessons Learned from 13 years of Running Brand New

Armin Vit, Co-founder, UnderConsideration / Brand New

Type: Breakout|Track: Dieline Conference|Room: E450b

Show and Tell: Successfully Designed Campaigns from a Marketer’s Perspective

Andrew Essex, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Plan A

Type: Breakout|Track: HOW Marketing Live|Room: E450a

Tap Shoes, Treadmills & Tacos

Christopher Ayres, Executive Creative Director, Taco Bell

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E451b

Connecting the Dots—Art. Architecture. Books.

Lana Rigsby, President & Creative Director, Rigsby Hull

Type: Breakout|Track: Tools + Resources|Room: E351

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

The World Needs More CDOs: How You Can Lead Business Better by Design

Elizabeth Kiehner, Apex Global Leader / Design Principal, IBM

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Leadership|Room: E350

Designs That Speak The Customer's Lingo

Jeffrey Shaw, Host of Creative Warriors podcast & Branding Consultant

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

They Wouldn’t Let Me Have Photoshop: When CEO’s Get Creative

Sara Hyman, CEO North America, Jones Knowles Ritchie

Type: Breakout|Track: Dieline Conference|Room: E450b

[HOW Marketing Live]

Jennifer Giannotti-Genes, Associate Global Design Director, Colgate-Palmolive Company, Personal Care Category & Hill’s Pet Nutrition

Oyin Enoch, Global Marketing Director, Hill's Pet Nutrition

Type: Breakout|Track: HOW Marketing Live|Room: E450a

Weird is Important

Brandy Porter, Director of Brand Design, Mailchimp

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E451b

5:15 PM - 5:30 PM

Dieline Awards

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

5:30 PM - 6:15 PM

[Main Stage] Don’t Be Afraid Of Being A Tiny, Ugly, Failure!

Chip Kidd, Graphic Designer and Writer , Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Open

Room: D1

6:15 PM - 7:45 PM

Networking Reception

Type: Networking|Room: D1 - Exhibit Hall

Thursday, May 9

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Networking Walk

Type: Networking

7:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Registration Open

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Exhibit Hall Open - Light Breakfast Available

Room: D1

Speed Coaching

Type: Networking|Room: D1 - Exhibit Hall

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

The Artist Sets Her Own Pace

Jocelyn K. Glei, Host, Hurry Slowly

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Instagram for Freelancers

Puno Puno, Founder , ilovecreatives and PeopleMap

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Freelancer|Room: E450a

What Do We Want Design To Be?

Khoi Vinh, Principal Designer , Adobe

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

What Does Going Beyond Sustainable Look Like?

Giles Verdon, Head of Earthcare, LUSH

Type: Breakout|Track: Dieline Conference|Room: E450b

Destiny or Disaster: Designing Your Future

Christine Mau, Sr Brand Strategy Director, Medline Industries

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E350

Why Innovation is Rarely Authorized

Stephen Gates, Head of Design Transformation , InVision

Greg Larkin, Best-selling author of This Might Get Me Fired

Sina Mossayeb, Managing Director, Expa

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E451b

Brand Templating: The Secret to Doubling Your Creative Team’s Output in Half the Time

Garrett Jestice, Head of Marketing, Lucidpress

Type: Breakout|Track: Tools + Resources|Room: E351

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Your Branding Bat Signal: How To Create Messaging That Attracts The Clients You Want

Terri Trespicio, Co-Creator, Lights Camera Expert

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Freelancer|Room: E450a

Designing. Community

Hugh Weber

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

Bacteria, A.I., and a Box

Natasha Jen, Partner, Pentagram

Type: Breakout|Track: Dieline Conference|Room: E450b

Designing Emotionally Intelligent Machines

Pamela Pavliscak, Faculty , Pratt Institute

Type: Breakout|Track: Digital|Room: E350

Design + Marketing + Truth & Purpose = A Perfect Love Story

Julia Beardwood, Founding Partner, Beardwood&Co.

Jennifer Giannotti-Genes, Associate Global Design Director, Colgate-Palmolive Company, Personal Care Category & Hill’s Pet Nutrition

Luca Torregiani, Global Design Manager, Colgate Palmolive

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E451b

THE POWER OF PRINT

Michele Nicholson, Product Manager, Graphics, Pantone

Dallas Franklin, Creative Director, NEENAH

Type: Breakout|Track: Tools + Resources|Room: E351

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Table Topics

Type: Networking|Room: D1 - Exhibit Hall

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Lunch: Concessions Available for Purchase in Expo Hall

Room: D1

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Exhibit Hall Open

Room: D1

12:30 PM - 12:45 PM

Creative Work Management for Everyone

Dan Wahlin

Type: Breakout|Track: Tools + Resources|Room: HOW Lounge & Presentation Pavilion D1 Exhibit Hall

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

HOW to Make Friends with Strangers

Puno Puno, Founder , ilovecreatives and PeopleMap

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

[Main Stage] Sharing Personal Stories Is A Form Of Activism

Timothy Goodman, Designer, Illustrator, Author

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

Fiber-based Packaging Solutions: A First Step Towards Plastic-Free Oceans

Neal Haussel, Director, Strategic Business Development & Sustainability, Iggesund

Type: Breakout|Tracks: Tools + Resources, Dieline Conference|Room: E351

How To Get And Keep Media Attention

Terri Trespicio, Co-Creator, Lights Camera Expert

Paula Rizzo, Emmy-Award Winning TV Producer & Bestselling Author

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Freelancer|Room: E450a

Developing An Entrepreneur Approach To Creating And Designing Innovative Products And Services That Break New Ground

Sina Mossayeb, Managing Director, Expa

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E350

Presentations That Rock: How To Stand Up There And Slay

Stefan Mumaw, Creative Director, First Person

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

The Future of Sustainable Packaging Panel: Part 1

Dr. Andrew Dent, Vice President, Library & Materials Research, Material ConneXion

Sian Sutherland, Co-Founder, A Plastic Planet

Brandi Parker, Head Of Realization, Pearlfisher

Giles Verdon, Head of Earthcare, LUSH

Type: Breakout|Track: Dieline Conference|Room: E450b

Personal Strategies for Creative Leadership (Vol 3)

Andrew LaMonica, Executive Creative Director, Global Brand Strategist

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E451b

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Publishing For Creatives: Should You Become An Author

Bridget Watson Payne, Executive Editor of Art & Design, Chronicle Books

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Freelancer|Room: E450a

2019 Logo Trends: The Good, The Badass, and The Ugly

Bill Gardner, Owner, President, Gardner Design

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

Punks And Pinstripes: The Secret Society Of Exponential Intrapreneurship

Greg Larkin, Best-selling author of This Might Get Me Fired

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E350

The Future of Sustainable Packaging Panel: Part 2

Dr. Andrew Dent, Vice President, Library & Materials Research, Material ConneXion

Sian Sutherland, Co-Founder, A Plastic Planet

Brandi Parker, Head Of Realization, Pearlfisher

Giles Verdon, Head of Earthcare, LUSH

Type: Breakout|Track: Dieline Conference|Room: E450b

Keeping Commerce Human with Etsy

Lyanne Dubon-Aguilar, Associate Creative Director, Etsy

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E451b

5:15 PM - 5:30 PM

HOW+PRINT Awards

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

5:30 PM - 5:45 PM

The Future of Design is Resiliency

Kim Williams, Senior Design Director, Indeed

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

5:45 PM - 6:30 PM

Creating a Future Where Artists Have More Say, Freedom and Power

Shantell Martin, Visual Artist

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

8:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Closing Party

Type: Networking|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

Friday, May 10

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Light Breakfast Available

Room: Cafe

8:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Registration Open

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Thoughts on Creative Living

Elizabeth Gilbert, Bestselling Author, Novelist, Memoirist

Type: Keynote|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Produce Like A Pro: How To Create Compelling Video And Handle Any On-Camera Opportunity

Paula Rizzo, Emmy-Award Winning TV Producer & Bestselling Author

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Freelancer|Room: E450a

Build Your Brand With LinkedIn

Kristin Ellison, Manager of Content, LinkedIn Learning, lynda.com

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

How Logic and Creativity Can be Friends

Eugenia Cheng, Scientist-in-Residence, Art Institute of Chicago

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E351

Cannabis & Consumer Goods: A Conversation between Zak Normandin (Founder & CEO, Iris Nova) and Phil Toronto (SVP, Special Projects & Investing, VaynerX)

Phil Toronto, SVP, Special Projects & Investing, VaynerX

Zak Normandin, Founder & CEO, Iris Nova (DIRTY LEMON, The Drug Store)

Type: Breakout|Track: Dieline Conference|Room: E450b

Object-Oriented UX: Simplify Your Pixels And Your Process

Sophia Prater, Founder, Rewired

Type: Breakout|Track: Digital|Room: E350

The Future of In-House Design

Brian Rice, Head of Brand Design - Senior Director, Design & Brand Innovation, Georgia Pacific Consumer Business

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E451b

11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Want Better Clients? Cure Their Pain!

Ilise Benun, Business Coach, Marketing-Mentor.com

Type: Breakout|Track: Creative Freelancer|Room: E450a

Behind the Screen: Designing Sequences for Film and Television

Karin Fong, Creative Director, Imaginary Forces

Type: Breakout|Track: Design + Creativity|Room: E353

A Deep Dive on Curiosity

Noreen Morioka & Nicole Jacek, Head of Design, Wieden + Kennedy

Type: Breakout|Track: Dieline Conference|Room: E450b

Designing For Trust

Che Douglas, SVP, Head of Design , The Wall Street Journal

Type: Breakout|Track: Digital|Room: E350

The Future for Design is Inclusive and Resilient

Kim Williams, Senior Design Director, Indeed

Type: Breakout|Track: In-House|Room: E451b

12:15 PM - 2:00 PM

Lunch: Concessions Available for Purchase in Cafe

Room: Cafe

12:30 PM - 1:00 PM

Ask Pum Anything!

Pum Lefebure, Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Design Army

Type: Keynote|Track: Dieline Conference|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

The Future Is Now: Spotting the Cracks

Fe Amarante, VP of Design, andculture

Type: General Session|Room: Lakeside Ballroom

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

[Closing Keynote] Austin Kleon In Conversation With Debbie Millman

Debbie Millman, Host of Design Matters & Chair/Co-Founder of Masters in Branding Program, School of Visual Arts

Austin Kleon, New York Times bestselling author and artist

Type: Keynote|Room: Lakeside Ballroom


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