Speaking at High Point

by Deb Barrett on March 27, 2014

deb barrett speaking at High Point


Antique & Design Center April 5th 1pm Design Tech Summit

“Where is Tech Taking Us?”

Deb Barrett will be speaking at High Point for Design tech Summit  at the Antique & Design Center April 5th at 1pm for what may be the most powerful panel discussions on design and technology. Our four part panel discussion could change the way you look at your design and retail business….. forever! 

Four panelists with over 30+ years of design and technology experience join us on stage to deliver a “State of the Industry” address: where are we as an industry? where are we heading?  and why it’s critical for you to take advantage of the right tools, technology and information to be able to thrive in our new, ever-changing normal!” See you at the summit.

 Part One:

“The World of Design: Where is Tech Taking Us?”   

Michael Garrett, VP Connexionsoft / Inside Information Inc. SAP Technology Consultant to Fortune 500 Companies Worldwide, Technological Landscape and Reporting Authority, Speaker, Author, Coach.

 Part Two:

”The Retail Power Shift: Who’s really driving the bus?”  

Ross Barlett, ViewIT Technologies, 30+ years technology & design, author, educator, trend educator, developer.

 Part Three:

“360 degrees of Feedback: The Unforgiving Landscape of Social Capital”   

Dana Helms,  Micro D Customer Success Advocate , VP Social media WithIT, trend expert, educator and coach.

 Part Four:

“Design & Tech . . .What’s the Answer?!”           

Deb Barrett, Speaker, Trend Strategist, Consultant and Coach, Design Confidential Blogger, Digital Designer



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