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15 days ago
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The Dots Vis Comm, Design & Writing Portfolio Masterclass at GoogleThe Dots - Portfolio Masterclasses


The Dots Vis Comm, Design & Writing Portfolio Masterclass at Google, Monday 30th October.

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Calling all wordsmiths, art directors, designers & idea makers!
Join us at Google for an opportunity to connect to established industry leaders and like-minded creatives.
Google, an icon of our digital age, will be hosting a Visual Communication and Writing Portfolio Masterclass on the 30th October.
This event will allow you to liaise with industry leaders, gain insightful feedback and network with like-minded individuals. It could even lead on to pastures new for your career.
Our last Portfolio Masterclass at Google saw someone get a job in the sought-after annual Google 5 programme - so this could be your big break, as the team are on the look-out again!

10+ industry leaders will act as Mentors for the evening - reviewing portfolios and sharing creative wisdom.
Mentor Lineup Includes;
Naresh Ramchandani, Partner, Pentagram
Julie Seal, Creative Strategist, Facebook + Instagram
Vikki Ross, Copy Chief & Founder of Copy Cabana,
Rosa van Heusden, Design Director, VICE Media
Polly Williams, Senior Studio Manager, VICE Media
Xavier Barrade, Creative Lead, Google Creative Lab
Mary Leonard, Designer, Google Creative Lab
Jack Beveridge, Creative, Google Creative Lab
Justin Li - Creative Lead, Google Ceative Lab
Kristen Lewis - Creative Lead, Google Creative Lab
With the full lineup to be announced shortly.

The Low Down: Applying for your spot.

1. Build Your Profile
Your profile on The Dots will be used as your application for the Portfolio Masterclass, so make sure you put your best work front and centre.
2. Apply by Monday 23rd October 11:00pm
Once you’re happy with your profile, hit ‘apply’. Feel free to add a short message, but you won't be judged on this. Make sure to save the date!
3. Shortlisting Process
Applications are open until Mon 23rd October, 11:00pm. 40 applicants will be invited to join for the event.
4. Successful Applicants Contacted
From Wednesday 25th October, we’ll let you know whether you’ve nabbed yourself a spot! We’ll then send a single-use ticket code to reserve your place.
5. Event, Monday 30th October 6:30pm.
Successful applicants will get projects from their portfolio reviewed from 6.30pm-9pm, Google HQ, Tottenham Court Road, London
Remember to apply before the 23rd of October, 11pm.

All levels are encouraged to apply.
For successful applicants, tickets cost £15 to ensure attendance.
This event is supported by Shutterstock.

Skills Required

  • Writing
  • Journalism
  • Communications
  • Graphic Design
  • Design
  • Media
  • Media Production
  • Visual Communiation
  • Creative