Roundtables

Virtual roundtable discussions are your chance to talk with other attendees "face to face" about topics that are relevant to you and your career as an in-house creative. These roundtables will take place over Zoom in small groups with a discussion leader. All Access Pass holders can register for up to 3 roundtables. Day Pass holders can register for 1 roundtable.

 

Tuesday, June 23 Options

 

9:00 a.m. EST — Communicating value as an in-house team 

Led by Erin Grandmaison RGD, Graphic Designer at Bruce Power
   
10:00 a.m. EST — The challenges of being a designer in a non-creative industry

One group led by Diana Castaneda, Senior Graphic Designer at TRIUMF

One group led by Neal Halverson RGD, Corporate Identity Specialist at Armstrong Fluid Technology

   
11:00 a.m. EST — Unicorn skills as an in-house designer

Led by Kyle Schruder RGD, Director of Design at Coactuate

 

12:00 p.m. EST — Working remotely as a part of an in-house team

One group led by Sarah Fordham RGD, Communications Officer, Graphic Design at Ontario NDP Caucus

One group led by Rick Tibau RGD, Marketing and Design Manager at National Concrete Accessories
   
1:00 p.m. EST — Taking on freelance work as an in-house designer 

Led by Tanja Taylor RGD, Director of Creative Services at RBC Global Asset Management
   
2:00 p.m. EST — In-house management apps & programs 

Led by Wendy Millard RGD, Creative Director at Empire Life

 

Thursday, June 25 Options

 

9:00 a.m. EST — Communicating value as an in-house team

Led by Genevieve Metropolis RGD, UX Manager at Canada Post
  
10:00 a.m. EST How to lead with confidence when you don't feel confident

Led by Alana Ruoso RGD, Graphics & Creative Manager at Benefits Cosmetics
  
11:00 a.m. EST — Leading in-house teams

One group led by Cris Jaw RGD, Creative Director of the Ontario Cannabis Store

One group led by Nadine Kuhlkamp RGD, AVP, Creative Director of Global Brand Marketing at Foresters Financial

 

12:00 p.m. EST Designing in the midst of a Global Crisis

Led by Raymond Cheah RGD, Creative Director at CIFAR

 

12:00 p.m. EST — Challenging times: How you keep yourself inspired and motivated.

Led by Giulia Bonforte RGD, Senior Graphic Designer at Burrard Properties


1:00 p.m. EST — Working remotely as a part of an in-house team

Led by Starla Benson RGD, Visual Designer at Canada Life
  
2:00 p.m. EST — Time Tracking Sucks: Getting the Most out of it as an In-House Team

Led by Andrew Flaro, Senior Account Manager at FunctionFox
  
3:00 p.m. EST — In-house design management

One group led by Kathleen Scott RGD, Creative Team Lead at Bruce Power

One group led by Tomomi Lo RGD, Art Director at Richard Robbins International
  
4:00 p.m. EST — Unicorn skills as an in-house designer

One group led by Amy Eaton RGD, Marketing & Communications Specialist at Purves Redmond Ltd

One group led by Rick Tibau RGD, Marketing and Design Manager at National Concrete Accessories

 

5:00 p.m. EST — Don't panic! Accessible documents love great design

Led by Adam Spencer, President, AbleDocs