Creator Camp Chicago

Creator Camp is a half-day long event focused on creativity, new ideas, and sharing knowledge.

Our first-ever Creator Camp Chicago took place on May 14, 2011.

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For more info please take a look at our Wiki.


Creator Camp Chicago Schedule of Speakers

We’re totes excited. Three days ‘til Creator Camp! And what an awesome line up we have.

Saturday’s schedule is below. Don’t have your tickets yet? Get ‘em here.

See you Saturday.

Creator Camp Chicago 2011 -  Schedule

12:00 -    Arrivals & check in.
12:25 -    Welcome and Opening Remarks: Neil Gorman and Mare Swallow
12:30 -    Keynote Speaker: Robert K.  Elder - Blackmail Yourself Into Success.
12:50 -    Lauren Whalen - Finding Balance With a Day Job and Creative Pursuits
1:10 -      Break
1:20 -      Panel: Creativity and Prosperity During an Economic Downturn featuring Story Studio Founder Jill Pollack, Artist Lauren Levato, and Chicago Underground Library’s Kate Calahan
1:45 -     Break
2:00  -    Andrew Huff - Finding Your Writing Voice
2:20 -     Alley Maranto -The Art (and Beauty) of Screwing Up
2:40 -     Darrell Roberts — Finding Inspiration During Your Crazy Busy Life
3:00  -    Table Topics - Mingle with speakers and participants
3:30 - 3:45    Wrap up and thanks - Mare and Neil


Chicago Underground Library at CCC 2011

Confirmed: Kate Calahan of the Chicago Underground Library will be one of our speakers!

The Chicago Underground Library is a new model for open, location-specific archiving of independent and small press media. They feature books, magazines, zines, journals, broadsides, newspapers, and art books of all types, genres, and print runs from the Chicago area.

Join us at CCC 2011 and hear from Kate!