What is CMYK?

Join us on Saturday, November 4, for a day of learning and practicing Graphic Design through a series of talks and friendly competition.

Just starting in your design journey? No sweat. We're excited to bring you a series of keynotes and workshops, presented by designers from Google, Dropbox, Adobe, Palantir, Everlane and Gladly.

Work with team to create a Graphic Design campaign for a local business, and get feedback from designers before delivering an exciting 3-minute pitch for your designs!

The event will be hosted at Jacobs Hall at the Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation. Coffee, bagels and lunch will be provided.

Get ready for a day of learning, exploring and letting your creativity run wild -- Come Make Your marK!

Sat, November 4, 2017
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM PDT

310 Jacobs Hall
530 Ridge Road
Berkeley, CA 94709

Who Will Be There?


8:30 AM

Check-in & Breakfast

Coffee from SoDoI, Bagels from Noahs

9:00 AM


Remarks and Introduce Speakers

9:15 AM

Imposter Syndrome: Taking the Mask Off

Fiona Yeung, Google

9:45 AM

Designing Your Career

Briana Hokanson, Adobe

10:15 AM

Redesigning Dropbox

Justin Tran, Dropbox

10:45 AM

Prompt Reveal

Our Coffee, Our Story
SoDoI Coffee Tasting House

11:00 AM

210 Jacobs

220 Jacobs


Intro to Illustrator
Yudi & Jeffrey, GDP Decal

Context is Key: Crafting & Communicating Your Story
Jessica Karle, Everlane

12:00 AM

210 Jacobs

220 Jacobs


How to See: A Crash Course in Visual Bugfixing
Celine Nguyen, Palantir

Elements of Type
Carla Poirier, Everlane

1:00 PM


Catering from Chinese Express

1:00 PM

Work Sessions

Office Hours will be provided for each team. Submissions are due at 4:30PM.

4:30 PM


Wow us with a 3-minute lightning presentation!

5:30 PM


Closing presentation and awards!


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