The Consult

The Consult – Light the Fuse on your Portfolio
At this AIGA Austin event, speakers from different creative fields bring their knowledge and passion together for an incendiary speaking event. Join us to hear what the industry wants to see in your work and how to show it. This is your opportunity to get that spark that sets off your explosive portfolio.

What is The Consult?
The Consult is a panel and mentoring event intended to give students the inside scoop on best practices for assembling a portfolio to compete in the creative market today. This event will feature a discussion panel of speakers who have made their way in their field. Communication arts speakers from fields such as Design, Illustration, Photography, Interactive Design and even Creative Recruiters will share their thoughts on what a great portfolio looks like and tips to start your own. This event is intended to inform your understanding of your specific discipline and expand your knowledge of the industry as a whole so that you can see how it fits together. This will encapsulate current trends, best online resources, portfolio content, and more.

After the panel discussion, there will be time for one-on-one conversations and advice as each professional leads a solo discussion as to how you can prepare yourself for their specific field.

There is a saying “you don’t know what you don’t know.” It’s time for you to get informed so that you can build the portfolio that ignites your career.

Price: FREE but you must register in order to attend. Registration will close on Wednesday, November 11.

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When
Sat, November 14, 2015 10am-2pm

Where
St. Edwards University
3001 S Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704

By AIGA
Published October 18, 2015
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