Showcase 2015

This Year’s Showcase

We are pleased to announce that for our 2015 programming, Scott Starr, the founder of Rev Pop, will be our keynote speaker on Tuesday 8 December. Rev Pop is located in Bay View, a southside Milwaukee neighborhood, and focuses on brand strategy, development, integration and consumer experience through graphic design, illustration, copywriting, web development, photography, video, print production and interior design. Visit the Rev Pop website for more information about this exciting local company!

We now have two People’s Choice awards. For those of you who attend the showcase on Thursday 10 December, be sure to cast your vote for the People’s Choice Award at the Showcase. Greeters on the third floor will welcome all guests as they arrive and explain how the voting will be conducted. For guests not able to attend the event we have created a separate award, The Online People’s Choice Award. Please go to the following link to cast your vote! You can only vote once so view all the projects before going to the voting page.

Kim Beckmann, Associate Professor, Design & Visual Communication

Design Entrepreneur Showcase 2015 group photo

DES 2015 Programming

DES Pitch Competition

Thursday 10 December 2015, 8:00-10:30 am
Thursday 10 December 2015, 12:30-3:00 pm
Thursday 10 December 2015, 12:30-3:00 pm
All pitch events are for students, faculty and judges only, and will be held at Kenilworth Square East, 3rd floor.

Keynote Address

Tuesday 8 December 2015
6:30-8:30 pm
Conversation and Networking: 6:30-6:50 pm
Address by Scott Starr, founder of Rev Pop: 7:00 pm
Kenilworth Square East, 6th Floor
Free and open to the public.

Design Entrepreneur Showcase

Thursday 10 December 2015
5:00-9:00 pm
Opening Remarks 6:00 pm
Kenilworth Square East, 3rd Floor
Free and open to the public.