Southern Willamette Valley
Ignite SWV 2019: Creative Tech

Event Details

Nov 06, 2019
5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Richard E. Wildish Community Theater
630 Main Street
Springfield, OR 97477

TAO Members: $5.00

Non-Members: $8.00

Students: $3.00


1 mic, 5 minutes, 20 slides, 300 eyes on you... no pressure, right?

What is Ignite SWV: Creative Tech?

Ignite SWV: Creative Tech is a high-energy evening of 5-minute talks by local people who have a burning idea and the guts to get on stage and share their personal and professional passions. Quick, fun, thought-provoking, social, local, and global - Ignite is all of these and more.


Liora Sponko
Executive Director - Lane Arts Council

Check out the Speaker Line Up!


Surprise, Delight, and Disrupt
with Brand Experience

Tracee Aliotti
CMO - CBT Nuggets




Your Talking Voice Talks

Melody Bell
Voice Trainer & Music Instructor
Melody Bell Singer-Songwriter Academy



King Pong: Past and Future!

Olive DelSol
Emcee - King Pong



B2B Transportation Disruption in the First, Last and Middle Mile: An Economy Wide Change

Todd Edman
Co-Founder - Bitcork Inc.


Transit Technology
Transports You!

Mark Johnson
Assistant General Manager
Lane Transit District


How Audio Makes Stuff Cool

Michael Jones
Sound Designer - Pipeworks Studio


Parking is My Muse

Jeff Petry
Director of Parking - City of Eugene



Surrendering Your Art: Interdisciplinary Collaboration in an Artist Collective

Jeremy Schropp
Composer & Producer - Harmonic Laboratory

Jon Bellona
Instructor, Audio Production
University of Oregon




Are you a Picasso or a Pollock? Understanding Our Communication Styles

Johanna Seasonwein
Principal - The Seasonwein Group


Keeping the Burnout at Bay

Joey Thunder
Artist/Lead Designer at Joey Thunder Design & Client Strategist at McKenzie SewOn



Boosting Creativity
with Personal Projects

Santiago Uceda
Art Director - IDX Broker




Why Attend Ignite TAO?

As an attendee, you'll learn about emerging, innovative, unconventional, inspiring, locally-sourced concepts and tools, and connect with a diverse and passionate crowd of like-minded tech innovation enthusiasts. Most of all, you will have fun!  


Thank you to our sponsor!


Did you say after party?!

Keep the party going at Public House immediately following the conclusion of Ignite!