CODAsummit: Art, Technology and Place

In collaboration with BLINK

October 16 - 18, 2024 Memorial Hall, Cincinnati, OH


Our list of distinguished speakers is constantly expanding. Check back as we add more exciting speakers to our lineup!

Keynote Speakers

Brendan McGetrick

Creative Director, Museum of the Future

Justin Brookhart

Executive Director, BLINK!

Maria Finkelmeier

Artist, MF Dynamics

Davy & Kristin McGuire

Studio McGuire

The Pearl, submitted by BREAKFAST

The Impact Of Art In Unexpected Places

Aaron Myers

Executive Director, DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities

Sandra Bloodworth

Director, MTA Arts & Design

Yvonne Monestier

Public Art Program Manager, Waterfront Toronto

Stanis Smith

Principal, AIA FRAIC



Bringing Cities to Life: Urban Revitalization and Public Art

Roger Ferris

  • Former Creative Director, AT&T Discovery District

Hyesun Jeong

Co-Director, Simpson Center for the Urban Futures, University of Cincinnati

Home, submitted by Kasum Manifold

Roundtable: Future Frames: Conceptual Shifts In Public Art

Jose dos Santos

Head of Design Americas, Signify

Matthew Geller


Marjorie Guyon

I Was Here

Roundtable: Alternative Sources for Public Art Funding

Alejandra Pelinka

Creative Placemaking Director, City of Bloomington

Phillip Dunlap

Director, Broward County Cultural Division

Anton R. T. Morton


Jennifer Brener Saey

Founder & CEO, Art+Artisans

Fenton Art Wall, submitted by Digital Ambiance

The Reimagined Museum

Gavin Downey

Vice President, EPSON

Darrin Alfred

Curator, Denver Art Museum

Amelia Falco

Creative Director, Local Projects

Tiffany Thompson

Founding Director, Petrichor Projects 

How We Did It

Brian Duffy

Strategic Account Manager, Panasonic Connect 

Sean Mason

Chief Creative Officer, A3 Visual  

Robb Pope

Principal, Digital Ambience

Josh Desousa

Hou de Sousa

Spotlight: Monuments As Collective Memories

Shane Allbritton


Norman Lee


Gordon Huether

Principal, Gordon Huether Studio

Rebeca Mendez


Felicia Filer

Director, Los Angeles Public Art Division

Meet the BLINK! artists:

George Berlin


Alan Hayes

This is loop

Harriet Lumby

This is loop

Gee Horton


Meredith Winner

Building 180

Ready to connect at CODAsummit?

Emergence, submitted by this is loop

CODAsummit is presented by CODAworx, the global online community that celebrates design projects featuring commissioned artworks.