Offset Dublin 2018: 9 Must-See Talks

Heading to Offset Dublin 2018? This three-day event comes back to the Bord Gais Energy theatre this Mar 23rd - 25th. Full of inspirational talks, the conference brings key industry influencers and disruptors together in creative space. With so much on we put together a list of our nine must-see talks from this year's schedule.



Sean Murphy from Moving Brands at OFFSET Dublin 2018

Sean Murphy is a creative director at Moving Brands in London. Since joining MB in 2015, he has worked on a diverse range of projects for clients including WAGGGS (World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts), Veon and the BBC.


Fulfilling Your Ambition

Creative Business Entrepreneurship W/ Design Enterprise Skillnet Andrew Bradley, David Wall, Nik Dillon & Steven O’Gara (DCC LEO)



B+ (aka Brian Cross) was born and raised in Limerick, Ireland. While at Cal Arts he began work on a project entitled, Its Not about a Salary: Rap Race and Resistance in Los Angeles, which was subsequently published by Verso Books in 1993. It was nominated as a Rolling Stone Music Book of the Year and made the NME critics best music book of the year list. He was the photo-editor of Larry Flint’s ill-fated highly influential Rappages from 1993 to 1997.



Luke Powell & Jody Hudson-Powell | Pentagram

Brothers Luke Powell and Jody Hudson-Powell joined Pentagram in October 2015 after successfully running their own creative studio, Hudson-Powell for over ten years. Their multi-disciplinary practice encompassed creating brand identities, motion graphics, interactive design, creative technology, immersive experiences and art commissions.


Chris Ware

Hailed as the master of the comic art form, Chris Ware is set to join the OFFSET Dublin 2018 line-up.

Chris was the first graphic novelist to win a major literary prize (The Guardian’s First Book award in 2001 for Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth). Chris is widely known for his New Yorker magazine covers, having contributed cartoons and over 30 covers to The New Yorker since 1999 and his award-winning comic strip, The Acme Novelty Library.


A discussion on how fluid agency world has to be to meet new challenges (Second Stage)

With Dena Walker (BBDO Dublin), Richard Skinner (MPC Creative), Edel McCabe (Publicis Dublin) & Sean Murphy (Moving Brands)



Daniel Gray | ustwo Games

ustwo Games are a mobile games studio that loves to make interactive entertainment which challenges the medium, with a strong focus on user experience and elegance in presentation. From our BAFTA award-winning hit Monument Valley, to innovative virtual reality experience Land’s End, we hope our dedication to craft and platform specific design shows in every product we create.


Breaking Down Barriers And Shaking Up Creative Collaboration

With John Kennedy & Arice from Windmill and Laurence O Byrne & Kris Clarkin from Boys & Girls.


Joshua Davis

Joshua Davis is a New York-based award-winning designer, technologist, author and artist in new media, best known as the creator of which he used to exhibit new design work and experiments using code, was one of the first to offer open source files for download.


Derek Brady

Creative Director

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As Creative Director of Webfactory Derek guides and evolves the agency's creative vision. He has driven Webfactory's hallmark of combining world­ class creativity with breakthrough technology for over a decade.

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