Our BA (Hons) Graphic & Media Design graduates, now industry professionals are returning on Tuesday 13 November to show their work, tell their stories and give our current students helpful advice.

Event programme:

Room A18: Introduction and Welcome
Innes Jones BA (Hons) Graphic & Media Design

Session 1:  1.45pm: Gareth Lewis-Edmonds, Creative Manager at Milk + Designer at Jeli Design
Diverse and passionate Graphic Designer from the UK, with over 5 years of international design experience in Europe, Asia and North America. jelidesign.com

Session 2:  2.20pm: Gemma Goode, Portals Paper, The Lucky Type
Gemma currently works as a designer for Portals Paper in Bristol and has worked for marketing companies and software companies as well as managing some very successful personal enterprises including ‘the lucky type’. theluckytype.com

2.50 – 3.00pm: Comfort Break and Networking

Session 3:  3.00pm: Nicholas Banks, Senior designer TopBanana, Creative Mouse studio.
Nick writes- I am a Midlands based freelance graphic designer with a passion for typography, layout design and branding. I like to think of myself as a problem solver. I’ve spent the last seven years solving problems large and small, from international events for 500+ multilingual delegates to branding local start-ups. nicholas-banks.co.uk

Session 4:  3.40pm: Matt Heason, Digital Designer at Indulge Media
Matt writes – After graduating from HCA I went on to build an integrated skill set, starting my career at a printers in Birmingham. I continued into Web Design and Branding where I furthered my understanding for key skills like, Research Methods, compositional layout, Typography, and Presentation. I also spent some time as a creative, assisting with creative workshops aimed at enticing new ideas from the internal teams of some international brands. indulgemedia.com

Closing Q&A session.
Please note: There will be a brief period for questions from the audience after each speaker.