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I love¬†speaking. Does that sound weird? That sounds weird. But it’s true. Sharing my knowledge and experience is one thing, but watching others receive it, digest it, and react to it fills me with awe. I particularly love talking about topics such as creativity, empathy, stepping away from screens, and community engagement. I can even create a talk to fit your specific audience. ¬†Also, I lead design and creativity workshops online and in person. Here are some of my recent talks.

Laurie Smithwick - NCPC 2018

NCPC Keynote

Laurie Smithwick - Ignite Charlotte 5

Ignite Charlotte


WCNC Spray paint segment

Charlotte Today