PechaKucha Night and Phoenix Design Week Kickoff Party

Join us for a fun-filled night of inspiring talks followed by a live band as we kick off Phoenix Design Week 2015!

The evening begins with PechaKucha Night, a series of presentations by local design leaders who inspire us to push beyond our comfort zones and take our work to the next level. Speakers will share insights into their approach, philosophy, toolsets and processes.

Appetizers will be provided. Stick around for the PHXDW 2015 Kickoff Party!

Amy Lamp
Safwat Saleem
Ryan Canfield
Melissa Balkon
Danny Upshaw
Katie Johnson
Russ Maloney
Mike Levin

Presentations: 7:30 – 9:00pm
Kickoff Party: 9:00 – 10:00pm

General Admission $20
Admission is FREE for Method + Madness conference ticket-holders.

Free parking is available on the corner of Central and Buchanan (one block south of Lincoln, across the street).



Not registered for Method + Madness yet?
Advance tickets are still available at

Read more about Phoenix Design Week and the Method + Madness conference at

Pecha-Kucha, pronounced “peh-chak-acha” is Japanese for chit-chat, meaning the sound of busy conversation going on in a room. Learn more at

When & Where
Fri, Oct 16, 2015 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
The Duce
525 South Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85004