A series of speakers will participate in this year’s TopCon event. (Photos: Contributed)

TopCon, an annual one-day conference celebrating creativity, returns to the Chattanooga Theatre Center Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The conference will feature a series of guest speakers “meant to inspire attendees and bring creative people of all stages of their careers together.”

Tickets are $70 for the general public and $50 for students. Click here for more information.


The keynote speakers will be the founders of Jakprints, a company that prints T-shirts, stickers, postcards and flyers on short deadlines.

Dameon Guess, Jacob Edwards and Nick Detomaso will talk about their 10-year journey and their  dedication to customization, quick turnaround, quality, environmental responsibility and customer service.” 

Additional speakers include Amy Schwartz and Jason Schwartz of Bright Bright Great; Britt Davis, senior graphic designer for AMB Sports + Entertainment; Mike Jones and Lenny Terenzi of Creative South; and poet Genesis the Greykid.

More information on this year’s speakers can be found here.

Watch a review of the 2016 conference below.