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2016 Forbes Under 30 Summit










2015 Forbes Under 30 Summit

The Forbes Under 30 Summit is Forbes' largest summit and brings together 2,000+ members of the 'Under 30' community for three days of plenary sessions, keynote speakers, breakout sessions, a music festival, a food festival and bar crawl. The design effort, applied to all elements of the 360° experience, draws young and innovative millennials to Forbes' mission of entrepreneurial capitalism. 


backdrop scrim

branded knee walls

presentation slides




art direction& design

name badges

registration booths


posters & pullup banners




/music festival

art direction & design

side scrims

press box banner

signage at vip festival

branded beachballs & glowsticks


/onsite marketing

"change the world" wall
marketing & art direction 

garner attendee participation through group "paint-by-numbers"

participants were invited to write down their inspirations and goals post-summit on post-it notes. notes were then adhered to the wall on corresponding squares to reveal a message as the wall filled up. 

marketing & art direction