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Ignite! A VAE Creative Conference.


  • VAE 309 W Martin St Raleigh, NC, 27601 United States (map)

Ignite Creativity Conference empowers, engages, and enriches creative professionals working in disciplines ranging from visual art, handmade craft, film and music. The high-energy two-day event will host eighteen panels and workshops geared toward giving attendees the professional skills they need, as well as enriching social and hands-on creative experiences that make the event fun and memorable.

  • 18 panels & workshops
  • 50+ speakers with diverse skills and backgrounds
  • 1 facilitated charrette
  • 1 inspiring keynote by Beth and Courtney from Atlanta’s Dashboard Cooperative
  • 1 swanky networking reception leading right into First Friday!
  • 4 scrumptious meals
  • 8 Warehouse District Venues (VAE, Designbox, Clearscapes, CAM, Flanders Gallery, HQ, 311 Studios & Raleigh Denim)

Connect with DECO:
Creative Marketing for Creative People
Moderator: Pam Blondin (Deco)
Panelists: Mary Shannon Johnstone (Landfill Dogs Project), Jamie Dawson (Kickin Grass band), Heather Allen (Capital H. Creative)
In today’s media-saturated environment, how can you market yourself in ways that stand out from the crowd? Get tips on ways to be innovative, as well as ways to sharpen your traditional marketing tools.

Earlier Event: May 30
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