WEDNESDAY, APRIL 28
KEYNOTE: THE RULES ARE CHANGING
Companies are under increasing pressure to elevate their brands, leverage data insights, and create engaging content in places few have even considered. But how? It’s a question Mike Carnevale, Principal at CARNEVALE agency is continually exploring with clients. From advanced web and mobile apps to combinations of data visualization, extended reality, and connected devices, CARNEVALE agency build next-generation experiences that connect to current systems, giving organizations control over their content, and solve pressing business challenges.
For students entering the field design, the rules are changing faster than ever before. Mike will share insights on how the future depends on new graduates to drive innovation, creativity, opportunities and equity for companies, communities, and individuals.
This event is free to register. 30-minute talk with Q&A to follow.
Thursday, April 29
9:00am: Alumni Talks
Featured alumni give 15 minute talks on wide ranging topics. This event open to all students and alumni.
10:00am: Panel discussion
More featured alumni to discuss industry trends, advice, and lessons learned.
11:00am: Alumni Breakout Rooms
Roundtables hosted by featured alumni where students can bring questions about careers and their work.
Senior Art Director, Experience Design
Newell Brands, NY, NY
DesignOps Tools Manager
AWS/Amazon, Seattle, WA
Rolling Stone Magazine, NY, NY
Concept A Creative,
Spring Lake MI
Cloudﬂare Inc., Austin, TX
Software Consultant & Designer
Atomic Object, Grand Rapids
Creative Director and Owner
Dox Design Ann Arbor, MI
Friday, April 30
Senior Portfolio Review
Breakout rooms for design professionals to meet graduating design students to give advice and make connection. You can come at any time, for as much time as you’d like to spend meeting with students.