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College of Design Presents

Design in 7: 7 Stories, 7 Minutes

4/5/17, 7:00 PM

About this event

Wednesday, April 5
7:00 Program, reception follows (seating begins at 6:30 PM)
Coffman Memorial Union Theater

What can be shared in just seven minutes? Listen in as seven professionals from the fields of architecture, apparel, graphic and interior design, housing, landscape architecture, and retail share thought-provoking, inspiring, and sometimes curious tales from the trenches.

Reception with presenters follows program. Appetizers and cash bar available.

Tickets: $5 Current Students, $10 UMAA Member, $15 General Admission
FREE tickets for 2016-17 Design Mentors/Mentees, registration required. One per participant.

2017 Speakers
  • Jerry Allan, President, Criteria Architects
  • Kate Arends, Owner, Wit and Delight
  • Ashley Damian, Women's Shoe Designer, Target Corporation
  • Tao Ham, Associate Vice President, HGA
  • Coleman Iverson, Chief Creative Officer/Co-Founder, Hidrate Inc.
  • Matthew Kreilich, Principal Architect, Snow Kreilich
  • Ana Nelson, Sr. Landscape Architect, Planner & Urban Designer, Perkins+Will


View past speakers & videos: 

Presented by the University of Minnesota College of Design’s Design Student and Alumni Board with generous support from our 2016-17 College to Career program sponsors:

Gardner Builders, Haworth, Made for Retail, and Wold with Damon Farber, HGA, and Studio Hive.

CONTACT: Lori Mollberg, 612-625-8796 or lmollber@umn.edu
Event Location
  • Coffman Memorial Union Theater
  • 300 Washington Ave. S.E.
  • Minneapolis MN
  • USA