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Big Awesome Student Portfolio Day

When
Thu, May 8, 2014 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
Where
Nevada Museum of Art
160 West Liberty Street
Reno, NV 89503

AIGA Reno/Tahoe presents the third annual

BIG AWESOME STUDENT PORTFOLIO DAY.

Portfolio day is a chance for you to practice your presentation skills and get valuable feedback from local professionals about your design work and resume in a no-risk environment geared at preparing you for the professional portfolio presentation process.

All students will have the opportunity participate in portfolio reviews with design professionals, a roundtable on how to improve your resume, a Q&A roundtable with industry experts, and receive a professional head shot.

THE DETAILS

Thursday, May 8, 2014
5 - 8 pm

The Founder's Room

Nevada Museum of Art

REGISTRATION

$10 - AIGA Members

$15 - Non-Members


$25  - Day of Registration


$55  - Join AIGA and Registration


FREE for Professionals

Register Here

WHAT TO BRING

Bring 7-10 pieces of your best work from your portfolio, as well as multiple copies of your resume and business cards. If you plan on showing interactive or rich-media work, please bring a fully-charged laptop. WiFi will be available.

THE SCHEDULE

5:00pm - 5:20pm     Check-in and pick-up name badge, set-up your portfolio

5:20pm - 5:30pm     Welcome and Introductions. Students will be split into 2 groups and switch after 1 hr

5:30pm - 6:30pm     Group 1 - Portfolio Review

5:30pm - 6:30pm     Group 2 - Break Out Sessions: Head Shots, Resume 101 & Professional Q&A

6:40pm - 7:40pm     Group 1 - Break Out Sessions: Head Shots, Resume 101 & Professional Q&A

6:40pm - 7:40pm     Group 2 - Portfolio Review

7:50pm - 8:00pm     Closing Remarks & Award Announcement

ENTER TO WIN THE PORTFOLIO AWARD

After registering, email your bio, résumé and 3 digital samples of your best work by May 5, in RGB JPG, PDF or QT format to info@renotahoe.aiga.org. Please provide your name, phone number, email address, and location of the school you attend. 

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