November 13-14, 2017
School of Visual Arts Theatre, NEW YORK CITY
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We have curated some of the best thinkers in creative leadership who will share their experiences, ideas and methodologies which have enabled them to effectively lead their organizations or community.

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“Leadership is about creating change that you believe in”

– Seth Godin


Gretchen Rubin - Keynote


Gretchen Rubin is the author of several books, including the blockbuster New York Times bestsellers, The Happiness Project and Happier at Home, and most recently, Better Than Before. She has an enormous readership, both in print and online, and her books have sold more than two million copies worldwide, in more than thirty languages. On her weekly podcast Happier with Gretchen Rubin, she discusses good habits and happiness with her sister Elizabeth Craft. Rubin started her career in law and was clerking for Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor when she realized she wanted to be a writer. She lives in New York City with her husband and two daughters.

Jonathan Adler - Keynote

Potter, Designer, and Author

Jonathan Adler launched his namesake brand after leaving his day job to pursue his first love: pottery. In 1993, Barneys bought his collection, and five years later, he opened his first store in Soho.

Today his offerings span furniture, lighting, home décor, and more, plus countless iconic interior projects, and over 25 stores, all dedicated to bringing Modern American Glamour to your life.