HOW Design Live 2016 Social Media Recap: Day 1

In case you missed the first day of HOW Design Live (or you’d just like to relive the magic), we’ve compiled a few of our favorite memories, both from our own experiences and those of attendees who documented the adventure on social. Check it out:

After we all arrived, Stefan Mumaw kicked off the show with HOW Connection:

… and the winners were pretty fantastic:

Next, we broke out into sessions with Dr. Shelley Gruendler, Hank Richardson, Terri Trespicio, Chris Converse, Brian Wood, Justin Ahrens, Matthew Manos, Adam Shusta and Josh Vogel:

Having a blast at #HOWlive 2016.

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After lunch, we heard from the design team at Clemson University Athletics, plus James Pannafino, Ken Zorovich and Ilise Benun, Brian Lucid, David Fortin, Bill Gardner, Scott McCloud, Ken Carbone, J’net Smith, Joel Beukelman and Tomáš Müller.

Finally, we all met in the main hall for The Dieline Awards, plus some BEYOND impressive keynotes by Tiffany Shlain and Jonathan Fields:

Yes and thank you @tiffanyshlain #howdesignconference #howlive @howbrand

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Amazing keynote by @jonathanfields today at #HOWlive

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And then we all met in the Exhibit Hall for some magical networking and sweet swag!

Day one ends with all the pretty swag 😍#howlive

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Enjoy Day 2!