2013 Meet the Pros

Monday, February 11, 2013 - Tuesday, February 12, 2013

This 2-day conference is filled with seminars, panels, area professionals and national keynote speakers.

Meet the Pros Events and Schedule (tentative schedule as of 11-28-12)

Monday, February 11, 2013

8-8:15 AM     Welcome

8:15-9 AM     Stephanie Jarrett, Bulu Box
                       How to Hold a Wicked Brainstorm

9-9:30 AM     Interview:  In-House/Non-Profit
                       Kali Baker, Omaha Community Foundation
                       Jill Rizzo, Hayneedle

9:30-10 AM    Break/Student Portfolios on display

10-10:45 AM  Drew Gourley, Oxide
                        Fun with Code

10:45-11:45    Speaker to be confirmed

11:45-12 PM  Break

12-1:15 PM    Meet the Pros Luncheon
                       Clint! Runge of Archrival presents "Make Where You're From Awesome" and talks about the new
                       branding campaign for the city of Lincoln, and how we are all responsible for making sure our
                       community rocks.
1:15-1:30 PM   Break

1:30-2:15 PM  Jake Welchert, Obama For America
                       Following your Passion (the Obama Campaign)

2:15-2:45 PM  Interview: How To Get Paid For Work
                        Aaron Peterson & Adam Lohman, Play Creative

2:45-3:00 PM  Speaker being confirmed

3-3:30 PM       Break.Student portfolios on display

3:30-5 PM      Stefan Mumaw, Callahan Creek
                       Creative Boot Camp:  Generate Ideas in Greater Quantity & Quality

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

8-8:15 AM     Welcome

8:15-9 AM     Joe Sparano
                      Problem-solving 101

9-9:30 AM    Break/Student portfolios on display

10-11 AM     MJ McBride, Rebel
                      Access The Power of Your Personal Brand

11-11:30 AM Interview:  Creative Directors
                      Eric Downs, Grain & Mortar
                      Thor Rosenquist, Chemistry Advertising

11:30-11:45 PM  Break

11:45-1:15 PM Meet the Pros Luncheon
                         Illustrative designer and creative dynamo Von Glitschka presents "Drawing Conclusions." Learn
                         how and why creative people of all types can improve the quality of their work by drawing on  the    
                         power of visual images and putting pen to paper. 

1:15-1:30 PM   Break

1:30-2:15 PM    Speaker to be confirmed

2:15-2:45 PM    Steve Gordon
                          Event "Roast"

2:45-3 PM        Break

3-5 PM             Portfolio Reviews

Event TypeRegular Event
Event DateMonday, February 11, 2013 - Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Event Time8:00 AM
LocationScott Conference Center
Address6450 Pine Street
Omaha, NE 68106

Map to Location

Event Pricing
Non-Members$155.00$135.00 - when you register by 1/28/2013
Guests Registered by a Member$155.00$135.00 - when you register by 1/28/2013
Standard Membership$120.00$100.00 - when you register by 1/28/2013