LevelUp: 2022 Student Conference

Calling all future advertising professionals! The AAF-Baton Rouge LevelUp Student Conference is a one-day event offering students a full day of fun, learning and preparing for their professional careers. This event is geared toward college students studying advertising, communications, design, marketing and more.

The LevelUp Student Conference also includes:
Breakout workshops and small group discussions
Portfolio reviews
Resume reviews
Breakfast and lunch Prizes and more!

Featured Speaker:
Nate Fleming
Co-Founder & Director of Strategy, redpepper
The Problem with Creativity & 3 Ways to Fix It Creativity is key to our survival as human beings. Yet, it is one of the most misunderstood concepts when it comes to applying creativity to real-world problems. Because “creativity” is subjective. And not all ideas are created equal. This talk explores ways to generate ideas that stand out and have the power to solve problems that matter.

March 26, 2022  |  9:00AM
River Center Branch Library | 4th Floor
250 North Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70802



9:00 am

Doors open, Registration, Chick-fil-A Breakfast

Main Room

9:30 am

Program begins

9:45 am

Keynote Speaker: Nate Fleming, redpepper

10:35 am

Breakout Session 1A: BBR Creative
“Marketing Campaigns: People, Process and Results”


Breakout Session 1B: Gatorworks
“So You Think You Know Social? Social Media in Agency Life”


11:30 am

Breakout Session 2A: ThreeSixtyEight
“Creative Cutting Room Floor: Trivia”


Breakout Session 2B: MESH
“Digital Skills to Become More Hireable”


12:15 pm

Walk-On’s Lunch
Agency Meet & Greets (through afternoon)

Main Room

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Portfolio and Resume reviews by appointment*

4A, 4B, Main Room

*Limited walk-up appointments available at registration

Breakout Sessions
Choose between two sessions in each time block to learn from our agency partners in these small group presentations and discussions.

Agency Meet & Greets
During the afternoon, pop by tables hosted by our agency partners to shake hands and learn more about what they do!


Participating Agencies