We’re looking for 30 curious, diverse & talented people to join us at a special masterclass at AKQA. There is no set creative field, you could be in design, UX/UI, creative direction, advertising, experiential, VR, writing - you name it!
We are interested in hearing from people who are innovative, use their skills to tell stories or have a passion for making work with social purpose.
Whether you want to kickstart your career, show your ideas or step up to a fresh new position, this masterclass could be your stepping stone.
Applications close on Wedesday 22nd August at 7pm.
This event is proudly supported by our friends at Shutterstock & MOO.
Paul Ostryzniuk, Associate Creative Director, AKQA
James Chorley, Group Creative Director, AKQA
Natalie Vosloo, Art Director, AKQA
Maryam Hossaini, Senior Resource Manager - AKQA
Rebecca Rumble, Associate Creative Director, Head of Motion, R/GA
Sam Bompas, Director, Bompas & Parr
Ruby Wright, Senior Designer, Burberry
Deborah Armstrong, CEO & Creative Director, Strong & Co.
Lisa Gray, Founder, Executive Producer & Content Consultant, Black Meteor
Jona Gjini, Global Employer Brand Lead, Vodafone
More mentors to be announced shortly!
HOW TO GET A SPOT AT THE MASTERCLASS:
BUILD YOUR PROFILE - Your Dots profile will be used as your application for the Portfolio Masterclass, so make sure you put your best work front and centre.
APPLY BY 7PM WEDNESDAY 22ND AUGUST - Once you’re happy with your profile, hit the ‘apply’ button above. Feel free to add a short message in your cover letter letting us know how you might benefit from this Masterclass. Make sure to save the Masterclass date: 29th August, 6:30pm-9pm, Clerkenwell, London.
WE'LL THEN SELECT THE SHORTLIST - 30 applicants will be invited to join the event. We're after a diverse group of people with ambition and big ideas. There is no minimum or maximum experience level required. From Wednesday 22nd August, we’ll let you know whether you’ve nabbed yourself a spot! Succesful applications will then be sent a single-use ticket code to reserve their place.
THE EVENT - The 30 successful applicants will get projects from their portfolio reviewed by industry mentors (it's a little like speed dating, but with folios!).
Wednesday 29th August, 6.30pm-9pm (followed by optional networking drinks) at AKQA's London HQ in Clerkenwell.
ALL LEVELS ENCOURAGED TO APPLY - For the 30 successful attendees, tickets cost £10 to ensure attendance.
The event is proudly supported by our friends at Shutterstock & MOO!
15% discount for Shutterstock image purchases using the code 'dots10'.
15% off MOO printed products - find more by searching MOO in companies on The Dots.