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Pratt University Designing Creative Economies - SPEAKER

  • Pratt Institute 144 West 14th Street New York, NY, 10011 United States (map)

By examining success stories, we will start the conversation on how disruptive design strategy can be applied to thriving businesses with a sharing economy mindset. We will explore how different disciplines within the creatives economies are collaborating to grow sustainably and build stronger communities to shape a positive future.

Topics & Speakers:
- Sustainable and Ethical Fashion. Natalie Grillon – Founder & CEO of Project Just
- Arts and Culture. Kweighbaye Kotee – Founder & CEO of Bushwick Film Festival
- Architecture, Urban planning & Sustainable Community Development. Gonzalo Carbajo - Co-Founder of Eray Carbajo LLC
- Education and Learning Systems. Shana Dressler – Executive Director of 30 Weeks
- Social Entrepreneurship. Catherine Lieber Simony - Co-Founder & Co-President of Global Good Partners
- Sustainability Practices & Education. Margaret Watson - Founder & President of GreenSchoolsAlliance