Category Archives: Akron Events

Press Play! The Museum Transforms into the Open World Arcade

• Akron Art Museum • Saturday, December 7 11 am – 5 pm Join us at this family-friendly event and try out some of the most classic video games of all time, including Super Mario Maker, Tetris, Street Fighter II (on a giant screen),4-player Zelda: Four Swords and more, all on real, vintage console and arcade hardware. Your ticket gets you • Access to an… Read more »

Strategies for Increasing Diversity in Design

Date & time: Thurs, Sep 19; 11 am – 1 pm (11 am: Meet the speaker and network; 11:30 am: Buffet lunch; Noon: Presentation) Location: The Tangier, 532 West Market Street, Akron, OH 44303 Jacinda Walker is renowned for her work in design, diversity, research, and strategy. She is a former CDPUG board member too! Presented by AAF-Akron Hear about… Read more »

“Merry Mingle” — 3rd Annual Holiday Charity Networking Event in Akron

Third Annual Holiday Charity Networking Event Join us for holiday fun, meet new people and do something good for the community! Thursday, November 29, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The Tangier Grand Ballroom • Akron, Ohio Cash Bar • Food Stations • Themed Basket Silent Auction • 50/50 Raffle 5:00–6:00 p.m. • Cross networking game and raffle prizes. Bring… Read more »

Recap of the Ashleigh Axios presentation in Akron

The Office of Digital Strategy was created by Barack Obama in 2008 to establish a digital identity not only for the White House as an institution, but for the President and his policies as well. Starting with a staff of twenty people, the team was focused on the simple design and clear communication of all information emanating from the White… Read more »

Learn Digital Secrets from a Former White House Insider!

Ashleigh Axios was the creative director and digital strategist for the first-ever White House Office of Digital Strategy, bridging the two presidential terms of the Obama administration. Her presentation, “How Design Transformed the White House,” offers an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at how she (and her small team) successfully implemented an innovative design and digital strategy while up against limited government resources… Read more »