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When we recently reached 1000 Twitter followers, we realized that we had a lot of reasons to thank the Austin creative community for all of the support. So, we’re happy to announce that these ten randomly-selected Twitter followers will receive tickets to September 13th’s event with Liz Elam:

@blundin @mattriopelle @christy_carroll @llthomps @bdix73 @pearlygatess @AlexRoka @brendan_ford @littleBIGchris @_deZEIN

Thanks to everyone for helping to make CreativeMornings happen in Austin.

Richard Garriott at CreativeMornings/Austin from CreativeMornings/Austin on Vimeo.

On July 25, 2013 CreativeMornings/Austin welcomed Richard Garriott, video game designer, entrepreneur, and astronaut, for its ongoing series of breakfast talks for creative types. richardgarriott.com

Host: FourSeasons fourseasons.com/austin
Sponsors: Zendesk zendesk.com & Real HQ realhq.com

Filmed and edited by The Delivery Men the-delivery-men.com
Music used with permission from The Music Bed themusicbed.com

See photos of the event here: flickr.com/photos/creativemorningsatx/sets/72157634866916806/

Find more about CreativeMornings/Austin online or sign up for email updates. creativemorningsaustin.tumblr.com bit.ly/CMATX_MailingList


For this month’s theme of “Urbanism,” we’ll be joined by designer, strategist and inventor, Michael McDaniel.

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SPEAKER

Michael McDaniel is a highly prized designer, strategist, and inventor whose work has been recognized with numerous design awards and patents and has been captured in a variety of publications.Michael has launched his own startup called Reaction, which strives to rapidly deliver housing to those in need post disaster. Michael is also a principal designer at the world-famous design and product consultancy frog design. At frog, Michael leads interdisciplinary teams to create a variety of new products and services for Fortune 100 clients including AT&T, Hewlett-Packard, Best Buy, Walt Disney, Comcast, Sharp, and MTV.You may also recognize Michael from his popular TEDxAustin talk and subsequent publicity around a new form of mass transit called The Wire, which adapts ski lift technology for use as urban circulators.

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This month’s event will be held in Austin’s City Council Chambers, inside City Hall. Parking is available at nearby garages, and limited street parking is available. There will not be any special validation or rates for parking, however.

TICKETSTickets for this event will become available on Monday, August 12 at 11am. Please note that this event will be held on a Tuesday morning, NOT our usual Friday morning.

Make sure you’re on our mailing list for future event announcements.

creativemornings:

August’s Global Theme is “Urbanism”

Last month, 55 CreativeMornings chapters came together for a global conversation around the topic of “Space.” This August, we’re excited to announce our next theme: “Urbanism.” The theme was chosen by our Stockholm organizer Richard Feigin and skilled Stockholm-based illustrator Marcus Gunnar Pettersson created our monthly illustration.

Speakers are delving into all aspects of urbanism and how we interact with our built environment: such as George and Sarah Aye of Greater Good Studio, who use design to solve social problems (Chicago), to Adam Gebrián, well-known “architect who never built anything” (Prague). From collecting a city’s stories to building collaborative ecosystems, talks from this month will make you think hard about the city you inhabit and the role you play.

To find an August event near you, check out creativemornings.com, or follow your local chapter on Twitter. As always, tickets are free and available starting the Monday before the talk.

We’ll see you there!

Sonya Coté at CreativeMornings/Austin from CreativeMornings/Austin on Vimeo.

On June 28, 2013 CreativeMornings/Austin welcomed Sonya Coté, a chef & restaurateur, for its ongoing series of breakfast talks for creative types. thehomegrownrevival.com

Host: Eden East edeneastaustin.com
Sponsor: Real HQ http;//realhq.com

Filmed and edited by The Delivery Men the-delivery-men.com
Music used with permission from The Music Bed themusicbed.com

See photos of the event here: flickr.com/photos/creativemorningsatx/sets/72157634432855532/

Find more about CreativeMornings/Austin online or sign up for email updates. creativemorningsaustin.tumblr.com bit.ly/CMATX_MailingList

We hope you got tickets for this week’s CreativeMornings/Austin talk (the went in less than 1 minute!). If you didn’t be sure to get on the waiting list—we should be releasing more tickets as the day gets closer.

In the meantime, we wanted to introduce this week’s musical guest, Matt McCloskey. He’s a great local singer/songwriter, a friend of the CM team and a pretty talented web developer). 

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You can listen to Matt here and watch the video for his newest single “Until My Dying Day.”

Before the event, we’ll also get a preview of the new documentary from Steven Bush, Reason to Bleed featuring Matt, which premieres next month.

Matt McCloskey’s upcoming shows:

If you got a ticket for the Man on a Mission screening tonight, we’ll see you there. If not, see you bright and early on Thursday!

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