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3 Days That Will Change Your Life


Allen Theatre - Cleveland, Ohio

August 7th-9th, 2015

Tickets On Sale Now!

Note: Each speaker presentation has a limited seating capacity and will be first come, first served.

3-Day General Admission

We can't wait for this to get started. And these tickets go on sale with under 70 days left. So close.

$102 June 1st-August 6th Buy Tickets

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You can also buy single-day tickets for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at $60 a day.

Speakers and Panelists

14 Speakers · 3 Panels · Saturday and Sunday from 10am to 8:30pm · Hosted by OkPants

Workshops

1-hour education sessions that encourage, inspire, and give you an opportunity to create a new habit as your continue your career.

Full Schedule

Speaker · Panel · Workshop · Featured Event · Hangouts · Break

Friday, August 7th

11am-4pm
Cleveland Studio Tour
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5pm-7pm
VIP Mixer
7pm-10pm
Meet and Greet
Doors open to general admission
8pm-10pm
Ink Wars (Sign Up Now)

Saturday, August 8th

9am-10am
Morning Hangout Over Rising Star Coffee & Opening Announcements
10am
Michael Rivette and Christina Sharp
Food & Dimensional Typography w/ Danielle Evans
10am-12:45pm
Portfolio Review
10:45am
Aaron Kaufman and Will Dages
11:30am
Jude Goergen
"How to be a Girlboss!" w/ Kat Hanratty
12:15pm
Michael Bierut
1pm-2:15pm
Lunch Break
2:15pm
Ludvik Hererra
"How to create a passive income for your design business" w/ Dustin Lee
"The Creative Entrepreneur's Workshop to Authentic Branding" w/ Kimika Hudson
3:30pm
Michael Cavotta
4:15pm
Debbie Millman
5pm
Wilfred Krenn
5:30pm
Dinner Break
7pm
AID Podcast Live w/ Mark Brickey

Sunday, August 9th

9am-10am
Morning Hangout Over Rising Star Coffee & Opening Announcements
10am
Panel: "Viewing Cleveland’s Creative Process through a Lens"
"Prototype As Pitch" by Moonshot Lab
10am-12:45pm
Portfolio Review
11:15am
Jay Fanelli and Nathan Perretic
11:30am
"Boost Your YQ" by Michael Cavotta and Jen Margolis
12pm
Mike Jones
12:45pm-2:15pm
Lunch Break
2:15pm
Panel: "State of the Merch"
"Networking A New Way" w/ Wesley Hoffman
"Minimalist Poster Design Workshop" w/ Paolo Appley, Charlotte Chang and Will Kesling
3:30pm
Oliver Barrett
4:15pm
Sharlene King
5pm
JP Boneyard
5:45pm
Antonio Garcia
6:30pm
Closing Announcements and Group Dinner

WMC 6 Sponsors

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Presenting Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Ink Wars

Get your brand on the just about everyone's favorite event at WMC Fest: Ink Wars. Download our Sponsorship PDF and look at our Special Event Sponsorship package.

Cleveland Studio Tour

Help us cover the costs of our Cleveland Studio tour which will pay for travel from to and from each stop. Download our Sponsorship PDF and look at our Special Event Sponsorship package.

Vendor Village Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Cle Creative Sponsors:

Part of a Cleveland Creative company and plan on attending the fest? Reach out to lauren@wmcfest.com.

First Floor Lobby and Lounge Vendors

  • BRICK is featuring Drinkware, their newest line of handmade flasks, tumblers and muddlers and will be taking orders for other custom items!
  • The City of Cleveland's Department of Economic Development will showcase their resources to reveal how Makers can Make It Happen in Cleveland!
  • Apparel, prints and custom goods designed by OkPants to help express your power and vision to the world!
  • Old South Supply Co. offers quality hand-crafted goods loaded with southern hospitality. From shirts to shop rags and lip balm to beard oil.

Second Floor Maker Station Vendors

  • Live screen printing in the Maker Station
  • Get some free popcorn & pocket notebooks all while helping us illustrate a white door.
  • Grab a drink, hangout, and recharge your phones.
  • 3D Augmented Reality Photo Booth!
  • Secure your spot in the tattoo chair.

VIP Hospitality Provided By:

Special thanks to:

  • Emory Allen
  • Jennifer Arevalo
  • Rob Davarnia
  • Bryan Garvin
  • James Hsu
  • Lauren Hudac
  • Daniel Kelley
  • Gayle Sakai
  • Heather Sakai

What's Nearby

We're going to be doing a Design Studio tour throughout the day on Friday. Want your company to be a part of that?







We're staying at The Wyndham Cleveland at Playhouse Square. Use the group code 0807142WE_003 to get a standard room at $159 per night.

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