Design Currrency 2010: New speakers announced

13 January 2010
Vancouver (Canada) - The latest additions to the speaker lineup at Design Currency: Icograda Design Week in Vancouver include four thought leaders from the design world.
Vancouver (Canada) - The latest additions to the speaker lineup at Design Currency: Icograda Design Week in Vancouver include four thought leaders from the design world. Joining the 13 speakers previously announced, these individuals will be part of the series of presentations and conversations built around the Design Currency themes of Culture, Commerce and Communications.



Blair Enns (Canada)
Blair Enns is the founder of Win Without Pitching and a business development consultant to creative firms world-wide. He is on a mission to change the way creative services are bought and sold.



John Gleason (United States)
John was P&G's first executive dedicated to leading and shaping the company's external design and innovation relationships. In 2007, John founded A Better View Strategic Consulting, LLC to "enhance the intersection of creative relationships".



Ian Grais (Canada)
Ian is Creative Director & Designer at Rethink Communications. He and his partner Chris Staples were ranked as Canada’s top creative directors in 2005, 2007 and 2008 by Strategy magazine. His work has been consistently recognised by major international award shows.



Dave Mason (Canada/United States)
Award-winning designer, strategist, film producer, speaker and conference founder, Dave's clients include Sesame Workshop, Swiss Army Brands, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and NCR.



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About the event
Hosted in one of Canada's most innovative cities, Design Currency: Icograda Design Week in Vancouver 2010 will include a two-day International Conference, a Design Keynote, a Design Trade Fair and the 2010 Graphex 2010 Awards. Join fellow designers, business leaders and government in reshaping our understanding of the value of design.

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