CreativeMornings with Dave PethSam Aquillano | Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 | No Comments »
Get inspired, before work.
June 29, 2012, 8:30-10:00am
Our June presenter is Dave Peth of WGBH and Design Squad Nation.
Free tickets will be available Monday, June 25, starting at 7:00 AM.
Dave Peth is Senior Producer of interactive media at WGBH Boston, one of the largest producers of web and TV content for PBS. Dave has led digital projects for properties like Curious George, NOVA, Martha Speaks, Medal Quest and Design Squad Nation. He holds degrees from Cornell and Harvard Universities in things having to do with technology, human development and learning. He also holds cups of coffee, doors open for others, and a hope for tomorrow.
Kids learn to read, write and do arithmetic, but what about design? How do you use media to help someone learn the design process? Dave will share insights from his experience in the creation of the award-winning PBS web and television project Design Squad Nation, and how it is inspiring tomorrow’s designers and engineers to make a difference by making things.
MICA Consulting Group is a recruiting and consulting firm focused on connecting people in Marketing, Interactive, Creative, and Advertising. MICA’s industry knowledge and experience allows them to take a consultative approach to put the correct people in place to build your business. MICA offers national placement services to diverse companies and organizations for all levels of Marketing, Interactive, Creative, and Advertising professionals including: Executive Search, Contingent Search, and Contract/Freelance placement.
The Microsoft New England Research & Development Center (NERD) is a key part of a long term strategic investment by Microsoft to build a world class center for research and innovation right in the heart of Cambridge, Massachusetts. NERD was founded with the recognition that the greater Boston area is home to the world’s leading universities, cutting edge technology, biotech and healthcare companies as well as a vibrant investment and startup community.
CreativeMornings Boston and other Design Museum Boston programs are supported by ArtWorks,
The National Endowment for the Arts.
CreativeMornings is a monthly morning gathering for creative types. Each event includes a 20 minute lecture, followed by a 20 minute group discussion. The gathering begins at 8:30am with the topic presentation starting at 9:00am and everyone taking off for work at 10am. CreativeMornings are free of charge!
There are chapters around the world including Zurich, LosAngeles, NewYork, San Francisco and now Boston! Follow us on Twitter (@Boston_CM) to be among the first to hear about upcoming events. Missed a previous event? Want to check out what chapters in other cities are up to? Videos are available on creativemornings.com.