We were pleased  to welcome this new feature area in 2016 presented by Convo By Design and sponsored by Snyder Diamond.
Convo by Design hosted the series of programs below which can now be listened to as podcasts HERE.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4

12:45-1:15 PM Approaching Your Brand Through A Digital Strategy
Featuring:  Emily Hooper and Catherine Minervini, Green Owl Studio; and Greg Flannigan, Altitude Design Office

2:00-2:30 PM Fabric of Design: Luxury Design Through Collaborative Partnerships
Featuring: Susan Cohen, Susan Cohen Associates; Josh Cooperman, Convo By Design; and Janet Yonaty, Janet Yonaty, Inc.

3:15-3:45 PM Partnership By Design: Collaboration and Partnerships That Deliver Design Results
Featuring: Russ Diamond, Snyder Diamond; Robert Greenfield, Warner Bros.; and Ryan White, Ryan White Design

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5

10:15-10:45 AM Extending Your Brand Through a Public Relations Strategy
Featuring:  Emily Hooper and Catherine Minervini, Green Owl Studio; and Reva Revis, Reva Revis PR

2:15-2:45 PM A Conversation By Design
Featuring: Christine Anderson, Communication Arts & Design; and Erica Heet, Interiors Magazine

4:15-4:45 PM Design Space Challenges: Brand Partnerships and Designing for Designers
Featuring: Ryan White, Ryan White Designs; Annie Crownshield, Empiric Studio; Courtney Genovese, The Rug Company; and Orli Ben-Dor, Hollywood at Home

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 6

12:15-12:45 PM Control Your Content: Branding Yourself on Social Media
Featuring: Carrie Swing, Carried Away; Scot Meacham Wood, SMW Home; and Gina Davis, Gina Davis Design

2:15-2:45 PM Building the Right Social Content for the Right Audience
Featuring:  Emily Hooper and Catherine Minervini, Green Owl Studio; and Designer Jolene Kraus  

4:15-4:45 PM Packing A Punch: Top 3 Social Media Platforms for the Design Field and How to Rule Them in 30 Minutes a Day
Featuring: Carrie Swing, Carried Away; Scot Meacham Wood, SMW Home; and Gina Davis, Gina Davis Design