HOW Design Live Chicago June 22-27
 
June 24-27, 2011

Schedule


We know you want to make the most of your time in Chicago for the InHOWse Managers Conference, so we've filled up the program with valuable sessions, networking events and roundtables. Keep reading for an at-a-glance overview of the entire InHOWse program.

View complete descriptions of all InHOWse sessions.

Friday, June 24th, 2011
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
9:00 am - 12:00 pmEscape the Tri-Fold Funk C IH (extra fee required)Effective Brainstorming for Designers C IH (extra fee required)Vector Basic Training S W (extra fee required)Pitch Perfect™: Never Be A Deer in Headlights Again B F MC ST (extra fee required)
12:00 pm - 2:00 pmLunch on your own
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
2:00 pm - 5:00 pmPhotographing People, Places and Things C (extra fee required)Caffeine for the Creative Team: Turning Brainstorming Into Brainsqualling C IH (extra fee required)Hard-Core User Tips: InDesign™ S (extra fee required)How to Launch a Project on Time & Under Budget B F IH (extra fee required)
4:30 pm - 6:30 pmHOW Design Live Networking KickOff
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm1. HOW Design Live Opening Keynote: Being Available in the Moment (HOW, InHOWse, CFC, Dieline)
8:00 pm - 10:00 pmHOW Design Live Opening Reception (HOW, InHOWse, CFC, Dieline)

Saturday, June 25th, 2011
8:00 am - 8:50 amInHOWse Networking Breakfast: Coffee and Collaboration (InHOWse)
9:00 am - 10:15 amWhat the Future Wants From a Designer (InHOWse)
10:45 am - 12:00 pmManaging a Cross-Generational Creative Team (InHOWse)
12:00 pm - 2:00 pmResource Center Open/Lunch on Your Own
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmIn-House Optimization: How to Turbo-Charge Your In-House Team (InHOWse)
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmPurpose vs Responsibility: How Your Design Prowess Balances the Two (InHOWse)
5:00 pm - 6:30 pmNetworking/Happy Hour (InHOWse)

Sunday, June 26th, 2011
8:00 am - 8:50 amContinental Breakfast/Resource Center Open
9:00 am - 10:15 amAdvantages and Disadvantages of Chargeback and Allocation Funding Models (InHOWse)
10:45 am - 12:00 pmFrom Firefighter to Strategic Partner (InHOWse)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmGoogley Fonts - Custom Type Design as Brand Touchpoint (InHOWse)
12:00 pm - 2:00 pmResource Center Open/Lunch on Your Own
2:00 pm - 3:15 pmAsk the Speakers (InHOWse)
3:45 pm - 5:00 pmSelling Ideas to Internal Clients and Bosses (InHOWse)
6:00 pm - 7:30 pmPortfolio Review
9:00 pm - 11:30 pmSunday Night Reception

Monday, June 27th, 2011
8:30 am - 9:30 amContinental Breakfast/Breakfast Roundtables
8:45 am - 9:30 amFrom Fringe to Mass Market: Once-Underground Trends that have Gone Mainstream (HOW, InHOWse)
9:45 am - 11:00 am36. All Your Creativity Questions Answered C37. How to Build a Better Business B MC38. Making Your Way in a Digital World W
11:15 am - 12:30 pm39. HOW Design Live CLOSING KEYNOTE: Fascinate: How to Persuade and Captivate C