Celebrate the best in design as style leaders from around the world gather at SCAD. There are many events happening globally April 12-16, however, we wanted to share all events happening in Atlanta.

Join SCAD for its annual global celebration of the best in design including fashion, interior design, jewelry design and more. Style leaders from around the world will describe the artistry, energy and inspiration that drives their creativity during lectures, intimate conversations and workshops. All events are free and open to the public.

Amy Smilovic

Amy Smilovic

Elevating the middle ground: Forward-thinking fashion with Amy Smilovic of Tibi | Monday, April 13 – 2:30 p.m.

Georgia native Amy Smilovic’s talent for resourceful design, anticipating market trends and philanthropy catapulted her brand Tibi to its status as one of the most successful ready-to-wear lines in the fashion business. In this lecture, presented in conjunction with SCADstyle, she will share her secrets to her success.

Neil Blumenthal

Neil Blumenthal

Bird’s eye view: How an overall look at social impact influenced with Warby Parker business model | Tuesday, April 14, 6 p.m.

Warby Parker cofounder Neil Blumenthal will discuss how to make the most out of a brand’s social impact via outreach programs, strategic donations and altruistic business practice.

Steven Alan

Steven Alan

Brand for life: Steven Alan’s revolutionary retail model for long-term success | Thursday, April 16, 6 p.m.

Steven Alan made his mark on the fashion world with his retail stores stocked with collections from unique, emerging designers. Later, he launched his eponymous collection, which is now sold in more than 300 stores worldwide. Join him as he shares his secrets for success in the realm of fashion retail.