Free Creativity Expo in Chicago

From April 16th-19th, the Lake FX + Expo will be located in Chicago. The keynote speakers that attend this event focus their presentations on informing entrepreneurs, artists, businesses and organizations of new ideas and concepts that interact with this years theme of “Improvisation and Innovation.”

Presented by Google, the Lake FX + Expo is the largest free conference in the region; thousands of people attend it annually. This Expo includes a resource fair, a marketplace with artisans from local areas, panels, workshops, and networking opportunities. Registration is available for the overall event, but not available for specific tracks or programs. Those that register before attending the event might receive a fast pass and free prizes.

Proceed to Register for the Expo

Friday, April 17

10:30a.m.  How to Win at YouTube
12p.m.         Website Demolition Derby
1:30p.m.     Breaking Down the Walls: Art and Creative Industries and the Making of Community
3:00p.m.     Keynote Speakers: Tom Yorton, Second City Works, and Kelly Leonard and Frank Sennett

Saturday, April 18

10:30a.m.   Arts Keynote Speaker: Carlos Rolon/DZINE
12:00p.m.   Maker to Market
1:30p.m.      Chicago Art in the Global Context
3:00p.m.      Film Keynote

 

 

Source: http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/lakefx.html/

 

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