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Fri, Apr 20th, 12:00am - Sat, Apr 21st 12:00am

Portfolio 1-on-1 2012

Walk-in registration is available! Or, register now

Attendees should visit the Portfolio 1-on-1 microsite »

The Portfolio 1-on-1 student conference has become the premier regional event for putting developing design students and their books in front of experienced creative professionals for intensive reviews, constructive conversations, and valuable connections.

Important registration policies

  • Attendees must register themselves online prior to the conference. In order to ensure equal and fair access to the conference, we do not offer group sales. Registration is offered on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • Registrations are non-transferable. The person who registers must be the person who attends.
  • Refunds on registration fees are available until April 15 by emailing the committee co-chairs no later than April 15.
  • Registration fees are non-refundable after April 15.
  • If the conference sells out, a wait list will be established and and posted here.
  • If you are registered and unable to attend, please contact the committee co-chairs. The next person on the wait list will fill your spot, with priority given to AIGA members on the wait list.

Thank you to our generous sponsors:  

Microsoft Expressions Studio 4
Official Gold Sponsor of AIGA Minnesota

Little&Company French Paper


Larsen Clockwork Active Media Systems

Contact Leadership

A member of AIGA since 1999, Katrin served on many committees and in a variety of roles for the Minnesota chapter since 2002, including chairing the Luncheon Lectures series from 2003–2010 and volunteering on the Design Show committee since 2010. In 2007, she joined AIGA Minnesota’s board of directors as the Associate Director, Luncheons and, in 2011, was named “Volunteer of the Year.” Most recently, Katrin served as AIGA Minnesota’s Vice President for two years, including overseeing the Programming Council. Prior to that, she served as AIGA Minnesota’s Director of Operations for five years overseeing and improving systems and processes in support of AIGA Minnesota’s numerous and diverse programming needs and co-chaired the 2014 AIGA Minnesota Design Show.

An award-winning art director/designer with extensive experience in brand development, Katrin currently works in-house for Best Buy’s Brand Design team. Katrin is a graduate of Minneapolis College of Art and Design with a BFA in graphic design, and also holds a degree in business administration and international trade from Staatliche Handelsschule in Hamburg, Germany. A strong creative leader with analytical skills, her background in design and business coupled with experience working and living in the U.S. and Europe permits a unique global perspective.

An active member of the design community for over 10 years, Katrin currently serves on MCAD’s Alumni Association Board of Directors.