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Wednesday April 29th, 2015

Kickoff Meet & Greet

7:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: The Highline Ballroom
431 W 16th Street →

Swing by the pre-party tonight to pick up your conference badge early, meet fellow attendees, and get a headstart on taking action on your ideas. We'll be creating a space filled with a virtual smorgasbord of new ideas, product demos, fun games, networking opportunities, and, of course, free beer.

All attendees must be 21+. Nametag required. No guests.

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Thursday April 30th, 2015

Studio Sessions

9:30am - 11:00am

Location: Various creative studios

As a Thursday morning Conference warmup, we curate a series of off-site studio sessions that give attendees a behind-the-scenes look at leading creative companies around the city. Studio sessions include visits to Spotify, Quirky, MoMA, and many more. Attendees can sign up for their Studio Session here.

Conference Talks
& Master Classes

11:30am – 6:15pm

Location: Alice Tully Hall @ Lincoln Center
1941 Broadway @ West 65th Street →

A series of talks and interactive master classes from exceptionally productive creative leaders provide an intensive initiation into the best practices of making ideas happen.

10:30am - 11:30am

Early Registration

10:30am - 11:30am

Get to Lincoln Center early and beat the rush.

11:30am – 1:30pm

Registration & Coffee

11:30am – 1:30pm

We'll be serving drinks and snacks during registration, and the afternoon break. If you'd like a hearty lunch, please grab a bite before arriving!

1:30pm - 2:50pm

Speaker Session 1

1:30pm - 2:50pm

2:50pm - 3:20pm

Break

2:50pm - 3:20pm

3:20pm – 4:30pm

Speaker Session 2

3:20pm – 4:30pm

4:30pm – 5:00pm

Break

4:30pm – 5:00pm

5:00pm – 6:15pm

Master Classes

5:00pm – 6:15pm

Five 75-minute master classes will occur simultaneously in and around Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center. Attendees can pick ONE master class to participate in here.

  • Branding Your Start-Up Business

    JB Osborne

    Red Antler

    Details

    JB Osborne

    JB Osborne

    Co-Founder, Red Antler

    Co-Founder // Red Antler

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    Co-Founder, Red Antler

  • Design the Life You Love

    Ayse Birsel

    Birsel + Seck LLC

    Details

    Ayse Birsel

    Ayse Birsel

    Co-Founder, Birsel + Seck LLC

    Co-Founder // Birsel + Seck LLC

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    Co-Founder, Birsel + Seck LLC

  • Making Ideas Happen: Key Insights on Creative Execution

    Scott Belsky

    VP Products - Community, Adobe

    Details

    Scott Belsky

    Scott Belsky

    Adobe & Behance

    Co-Founder & Head of Behance // VP Products - Community, Adobe

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    Adobe & Behance

  • Making the Leap: Deciding Between “Should” and “Must”

    Elle Luna

    The Crossroads of Should and Must

    Details

    Elle Luna

    Elle Luna

    Author, The Crossroads of Should and Must

    Artist & Author // The Crossroads of Should and Must

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    Author, The Crossroads of Should and Must

  • Think like a Hacker: How Creative Overachievers Smash the Norm

    Shane Snow

    Author, Smartcuts

    Details

    Shane Snow

    Shane Snow

    Co-Founder, Contently

    Co-Founder, Contently // Author, Smartcuts

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    Co-Founder, Contently

Cocktail Reception

6:15pm – 8:00pm

Location: Providence
311 West 57th Street →

Get to know fellow attendees over complimentary cocktails at this breathtaking former Gothic church that's just an 8-block walk from Lincoln Center.

All attendees must be 21+. Nametag required. No guests.

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Friday May 1st, 2015

Conference Talks

9:00am – 5:00pm

Location: Alice Tully Hall @ Lincoln Center
1941 Broadway @ West 65th Street →

A series of exceptionally productive creative leaders take the stage to talk about execution, sharing road-tested insights culled from their extensive experience with translating ideas from vision to reality.

9:00am - 10:00am

Registration & Coffee

9:00am - 10:00am

10:00am – 11:15am

Speaker Session 1

10:00am – 11:15am

11:15am – 11:50am

Break

11:15am – 11:50am

11:50am – 1:00pm

Speaker Session 2

11:50am – 1:00pm

1:00pm – 2:00pm

Lunch

1:00pm – 2:00pm

2:00pm – 3:10pm

Speaker Session 3

2:00pm – 3:10pm

3:10pm – 3:40pm

Break

3:10pm – 3:40pm

3:40pm – 5:00pm

Speaker Session 4

3:40pm – 5:00pm

99U Afterparty

10:00pm – 12:30am

Location: MoMA
11 West 53rd Street →

Close out the conference with a bang at our always-incredible afterparty at The Museum of Modern Art with a DJ set from special guest.

All parties 21+. Nametag required. No guests.