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One In Ten: Gender Equality in Design II

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 6:30PM to 9:00PM

John L. Tishman Auditorium, University Center

63 Fifth Avenue, Room U100, New York, NY 10003

AIGA AT PARSONS LECTURE SERIES PRESENTS:

A follow-up to the “One in Ten” panel discussion produced in January. Will aim to dive deeper into the subject of gender equality in design. We will be continuing the conversation with a second panel of female creatives working in advertising, publishing, UX, and film.

Women outnumber men as design school graduates, yet only make up 11% of creative directors in advertising. Led by Tina Essmaker of The Great Discontent, our panelists will discuss the #metoo era of gender politics, tactics, and support systems that have helped them overcome gender bias and how they achieved leadership positions in today’s challenging landscape.

Moderator

  • Tina Essmaker is a New York­ based coach, writer, and interviewer. She is co-founder of the publication The Great Discontent for which she interviewed more than 250 notable creators.

Panelists

  • Jessica Brillhart is a film director who is wildly known for her pioneering work in virtual reality. She’s the founder of the independent immersive studio, Vrai Pictures, and is a director for M ss ng P eces.
  • Stella Bugbee is the editor-in-chief and president of the Cut, the New York magazine’s dedicated fashion and lifestyle publication.
  • Ariella Gogol an Associate Creative Director at Droga5, where she helped spearhead the relaunch of CoverGirl with the new campaign “I am what I make up.” Prior to joining Droga5, she led the global storytelling for Revlon.
  • Renda Morton is VP of Design at The New York Times, where she leads the Reader Experience team. Previously, Renda founded and ran a small, multi-disciplinary design studio called Rumors.

The font “Birdy” was designed by Veronika Burian.

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General Public: Purchase

 

Presented by AIGA and Parsons School of Design.

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