Why Should You Attend WOW Design Live?

  • To fuel your creativity — you’ll produce better design solutions, boost your output and increase your value to your employer. Check out an all-new lineup of sessions.
  • To develop key skills your job requires — you’ll not only develop your design capabilities, but add branding, marketing and business know-WOW. Preview the career-building conference program.
  • To explore products & technologies — you’ll see and test-drive the new tools, products and technologies that can help you produce great work. Explore the Exhibit Hall.
  • To create vital connections — you’ll establish lasting, impactful relationships with everyone from speakers onstage to other designers sitting around you. Learn more about the WOW Community

Who Attends WOW Design Live?

  • Designers of all stripes seeking to refine their skills, acquire and develop new skills and have a positive impact on the world through the work they create for their clients, employers or themselves 
  • Creative leaders and team managers seeking new ways to inspire their staff, collaborate across departments, sell their ideas and replenish their own creative wells
  • Business owners (solopreneurs and agency principals) who want to improve the way they manage their firms, expand their marketing and business know-WOW, and increase their value to clients
  • Marketing professionals in organizations and corporations who want to learn industry-leading strategies, trends and communication tactics from the world’s leading brands.


Anyone who’s been to WOW Design Live will tell you it’s an incredible, inspiring experience. But if you’re going to ask your employer to pick up the tab, you have to make a bold case for attending.

So here’s a bit of tactical advice on getting your manager to send you to WOW Design Live in 2020: It’s not about you. It’s about WOW your entire team — in fact, your company — will benefit from the information and insights you’ll gain.