TRUE CONFERENCE

AN ANNUAL SUMMIT WHERE A DIVERSE LINEUP OF INDUSTRY LEADERS SPEAK CREATIVE TRUTH INTO THE LIVES OF YOUNG CREATIVES. EXPECT WORLD-CLASS INSIGHT ON SUCCESS, FAILURE, AND RESILIENCE IN A VARIETY OF CREATIVE FIELDS.

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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16th

9:30AM-5PM

COLUMBIA COLLEGE

1104 S WABASH AVE.

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SPEAKERS

PORTFOLIO REVIEWS

& MENTOR SESSIONS

PORTFOLIO REVIEWS

SIT DOWN WITH A LEADER IN YOUR CREATIVE FIELD FOR A 15-MINUTE PORTFOLIO REVIEW. GET CONSTRUCTIVE FEEDBACK AND TIPS ON HOW TO BUILD, PRESENT, AND POLISH YOUR PORTFOLIO.

MENTOR SESSIONS

EVER WANT TO GRAB COFFEE WITH SOMEONE WHO'S DONE A LOT OF THINGS YOU'RE ASPIRING TO DO? THIS IS YOUR CHANCE! SIGN UP TO SIT ACROSS THE TABLE FROM A PRO AND ASK ALL YOUR BURNING QUESTIONS IN THESE 10 MINUTE 1-ON-1 MEETINGS.

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WHY ATTEND TRUE CHICAGO?

GET EDUCATED BY ESTABLISHED CREATIVES AND ENTREPRENEURS

GET EDUCATED BY ESTABLISHED CREATIVES AND ENTREPRENEURS

GET ENERGIZED TO DO YOUR BEST WORK

GET ENERGIZED TO DO YOUR BEST WORK

EXPAND YOUR PERSPECTIVE AND INFLUENCE

EXPAND YOUR PERSPECTIVE AND INFLUENCE

WHATS NEW THIS YEAR

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

THESE TOPICAL WORKSHOPS WILL EQUIP, ENCOURAGE, AND EMPOWER YOU TO DO YOUR BEST WORK RIGHT NOW. CREATIVE LEADERS WILL SHARE THEIR STORIES, ENGAGE IN INFORMATIVE Q&A, AND OFFER FIRST-HAND INSIGHT AND ADVICE FOR WHEREVER YOU ARE ON YOUR JOURNEY.

PORTFOLIO REVIEWS

SIT DOWN WITH A LEADER IN YOUR CREATIVE FIELD FOR A 15-MINUTE PORTFOLIO REVIEW. GET CONSTRUCTIVE FEEDBACK AND TIPS ON HOW TO BUILD, PRESENT, AND POLISH YOUR PORTFOLIO.

MENTOR SESSIONS

EVER WANT TO GRAB COFFEE WITH SOMEONE WHO'S DONE A LOT OF THINGS YOU'RE ASPIRING TO DO? THIS IS YOUR CHANCE! SIGN UP TO SIT ACROSS THE TABLE FROM A PRO NAD ASK ALL YOUR BURNING QUESTIONS IN THESE 10 MINUTE 1-ON-1 MEETINGS.

PAST SPEAKERS

TUAN HUYNH

Senior Art Director, Leo Burnett

MELISSA HENNESSY

Founder Hennessy Reps

TRASHHAND

Photographer

COREY GILKEY

Founder, Leaders 1354 & Boxville

SCOOP JACKSON

Sports & Culture Journalist, ESPN

KATE SCHMIDGALL

Director, Founder of Bittersweet

DAVID CHOI

Founder, Seoul Taco

KAT TUSHIM

Creative Director, Upshot

SCOTT GOLDSTEIN

Artist & Entrepreneur

DAVE MATA

DJ, Founder, Soul Summit

ROSS KIMBALL

Writer & Actor

TONIKA JOHNSON

Photographer & Activist

LOCATION

COLUMBIA COLLEGE

FILM ROW

1104 S WABASH AVE

CHICAGO, IL 60605

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