Motion media design students and industry professionals will unite for CoMotion, sponsored by MOME Love. CoMotion is an annual student organized event that includes a student showcase, panel discussions, lectures and portfolio reviews. CoMotion intends to connect students with potential employers and prepare students for their future career.

CoMotion will feature Jay Grandin, creative director and partner at Giant Ant. Vancouver, BC, as the keynote speaker. Giant Ant is not the only employer visiting though; the list of employers for CoMotion 2018 is bigger than ever and branching out to other majors, not just motion media. Visiting attendees include:

  • Awesome Inc.
  • Blackmath
  • Block and Tackle
  • Buck (NY & LA)
  • Create Advertising Group
  • EP + Co.
  • Epipheo
  • Facebook
  • Fern
  • Fivestone
  • Framestore
  • The Furrow
  • Gentleman Scholar
  • Giant Ant
  • Glow
  • Gretel
  • Gunner
  • Hue and Cry
  • Hornet
  • Instrument
  • Leviathan
  • Los York
  • Meptik
  • The Mill
  • Nickelodeon
  • Oddfellows
  • Primal Screen
  • Red Giant
  • Sarofsky
  • Second Story
  • SMT Creative Studio
  • State Design
  • Strange & Wonderful
  • Trollback
  • We Are Royale
  • Wieden + Kennedy
  • Wonderlust
  • World Famous
  • Yeah Haus
  • Zublime
  • 90° West

The kickoff for CoMotion will begin with the student showcase at the SCAD Museum of Art theatre on Friday, March 2, 2018, at 10:15 a.m. The showcase will be followed by a lecture, “Motion on the Technical Edge.” For the full CoMotion event schedule click here.

“CoMotion is an amazing opportunity for students to connect with industry leaders in a professional, yet personal environment. The event is a combination of individual portfolio reviews, industry panels, keynote speakers and social mixers,” said motion media professor Austin Shaw.

By Hunter Scully.