- Date: 12th, Feb 2020
- Time: 6:30-21:00 PM
They say a picture says 1,000 words... so how many words do you think your PACKAGING says? A lot.
Join us in Shanghai on Wed., Feb. 12th 18:30 at WeWork Xintiandi Xinli for an interactive design talk, workshop and competition like no design event before!
See poster below for details. See you there!
>. Event Agenda:
18:30: Registration & Welcome Drinks
18:45: Interactive Speeches from Patricia & Bill
19:30: Design Competition
20:20: Group Design Pitches & Voting
20:30: Interactive Panel Discussion | Competition Results
20:45: Networking & Free Talk
>. Event Features:
Listen to Forbes 30U30 CEO of Dumbo Original, Patricia Hu on how packaging has shaped her highly successful and growing healthy snacks brand, as well as from industry insider Bill D'zio who will give us the low down on 2020 global packaging trends his clients are deploying all over the world!
- You will interact with the speakers and the other audience members from beginning to end via Wolfpack's offline voting technology, and you will learn by doing and actually design the packaging for a new Dumbo snack set to be released in 2020！
- Become a part of the action when the audience is broken up into groups to designs a real, new package for a soon to be released Dumbo product - learn by doing!
- Groups will then present their concepts and a winner chosen by audience vote! Great prizes (and credit) for winners as well as delicious Dumbo snacks and free-flow hard and soft drinks!
Entrepreneurs, doers, creators, freelancers, design experts, packaging designers, creative people like marketing and design folks who want to learn more about how packaging can make a huge influence on the success or failure of a brand are welcome to join!
- Patricia Hu
Forbes 30U30 & Founder & CEO of DUMBO ORIGINAL
Before Patricia received her Bachelor Degree in Psychology and Finance from New York University, she has already got job offers from companies like Amazon and a social enterprise funded by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation headquartered in the heart of Manhattan. She joined the latter as the first-ever Asian to oversee the branding strategy and local partnerships within the whole Asia Pacific region. Shortly after joining, brand exposure increased by over 200%, and long-term business partners increased by over threefold within 9 months.
In 2013, Patricia worked at BBDO TAIWAN headquarter and took charge of western brands' localization strategies including, VISA, Rogaine and etc. In 2014, She was invited tojoin the Planning & Strategy team at McCann Erickson in Berlin, Germany and created a themed-cover for the World Cup that year. Proficient in 5 languages, including German, English, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, and Cantonese. In 2019, she received Forbes China 30 Under 30.
- Bill D’Zio, C.P.M.
Managing Partner of Equity Packaging Inc.
Bill is a passionate industrial executive with over 20 years of challenging assignments with complex engineered products. Mr. D'Zio has extensive Fortune 500 company experience in Nuclear Power Generation(Westinghouse) & Aerospace (GE) sectors. He has repeatedly delivered cost savings, process and design optimization through supplier collaboration while leveraging engineering problem solving methods to improve the bottom line.
Bill has an impeccable track record for recruiting, building and developing high performance teams to meet high standards with a mindset of employee enablement. He is a proven successful negotiator in collaborating with suppliers to develop win-win strategies.
Mr. D'Zio has a Bachelor degree in engineering from Rutgers College, and a Master's degree in material science from Union College, New York, USA.
Wolfpack Engagement (上海狼群信息技术有限公司) is a Shanghai-based, US-founded solution provider for response keypads designed to ensure 100% audience participation during live, face-to-face events, in classrooms and anywhere people gather. We specialize in implementation strategies for business and schools utilizing Interactive Response Systems, otherwise known as Classroom Response Systems (CRS), or more simply, clickers.
For more info, welcome to visit us at: http://www.wolfpackengagement.com