Introduction to the Chicago Design Community
24

Tuesday, 24 January

6 8 pm CST

Chicago Location - TBA

Location to be announced
Chicago
FREE!
Regular Ticket

In Partnership With:

AIGA Chicago logo
Deskpass logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

Introduction to the Chicago Design Community

24

Tuesday, 24 January

6 8 pm CST

Chicago Location - TBA

Location to be announced
Chicago
FREE!
Regular Ticket

In Partnership With:

AIGA Chicago logo
Deskpass logo

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Event

Join General Assembly and AIGA for a free orientation to the Chicago design scene.

If you’re a current design student, recent graduate, new to the city, looking to make a transition in your career or just level up, this free event will help you get acquainted with the dynamic world of design in Chicago. During this well-rounded panel discussion featuring some of Chicago’s best and brightest in the design world, we'll cover key events, companies, people, current issues, and career paths in the industry.

Drinks are on us, so come mingle with others in the local design community, and learn something new about Chicago's incredible design community.

Location to be announced soon!

Agenda

  • 5:30-6:20 Check-in and networking

  • 6:15-6:20 Welcoming remarks

  • 6:20-7:30 Panel

  • 7:30-7:45 Audience Q+A

  • 7:45-8:15 Mingling and wrap-up

About Our Partners

AIGA Chicago

AIGA Chicago's Mission: To unite, educate and advance the Chicago design community.

1: Unite Fostering dialogue and cultivating relationships Creating shared experiences and opportunities for collaborative engagement Bridging the gaps between levels of experience and expertise

2: Educate Providing creative, strategic and professional guidance Producing and distributing original content Offering instruction, critique and mentorship in distinctively supportive environments

3: Advance Delivering opportunities for professional growth Taking a leadership position on design both nationally and internationally Expanding the reach and role of design in business and society

4: Chicago Design Community Practitioners and students of design and related creative fields Friends, fans and patrons of design and the visual arts Clients, partners, sponsors and representatives of the broader Chicago business ecosystem AIGA’s mission is to advance designing as a professional craft, strategic tool and vital cultural force.

Deskpass

Deskpass offers access to over 50 of the finest workspaces in Chicago & Los Angeles with a single, affordable monthly membership. Deskpass members can work at the same space up to five times every month or someplace new every day through the use of an iOS app in real time.

For more information, please visit http://deskpass.com or download that app by searching “Deskpass” in the app store on your smartphone.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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