4pm AEDT


JMC Academy


Online via Zoom


Registrations for this event have now closed.

In today’s fast-evolving world, the key to thriving in any industry is the ability to adapt.

It is about responding to changing demands, new technologies or emerging industries. Creativity is at the centre of adaptation, and the good news is, it is a skill that can be learned and mastered.

Join us for this online event, bringing insights from the design industry into perspective and provides a practical way to look at creativity and unlock its true potential in all of us.

You’ll learn 7 tips that you can put immediately into practice!

This talk is relevant to all subjects in the high school curriculum.

Meet the Presenters

Alan is an illustrator, filmmaker, designer, writer, and academic. He has been fascinated with story, art and people since childhood. Over the last 22 years, he’s been on a quest to bring these passions together, and use them to help others tell their own stories. From working on feature films and designing visual strategies to developing creative courses, he has spent most of his life dedicated to practising and teaching the creative process. In his most recent role, he was the story and visual communication lead at one of Australia’s most regarded strategic design consultancies, where he lived and breathed strategic design, pushing the boundaries of creative innovation. Now, Alan runs his own visual storytelling company, Sh8peshifters.
Diana has a background in graphic design, illustration, and digital media. Having lived and worked overseas and in Australia, she has gained a wider lens of the world, a perspective that is reflected in her work; this has shaped her career path into a direction that is more focused on strategy and design thinking. For the last 6 years, she’s been working in higher education and is currently the Head of Design at JMC Academy. Diana aspires to use visual storytelling to deeply move people and bring them together.