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State Leadership Conference

March 15-17, 2018 | Coralville

Design Challenges

Select one or more of the challenges below to complete. You will have 24 hours, from 6:00pm Thursday until 6:00pm Friday, to complete the challenge. See below on how to submit your files. Winners will be announced at the awards program on Saturday with the potential of the business using your design. The overall winner will receive a gift card.

Project #1: Logo

Project Description:

Iowa KidSight will celebrate a 20th anniversary in the year 2020. Another related fact: "20/20 vision" is a term used to express normal visual acuity (the clarity or sharpness of vision) measured at a distance of 20 feet, which we want all children to have.

As they begin to plan for reaching this milestone, they are seeking design ideas:

Both to convey the milestone and what they do/the importance of early detection and treatment of vision problems in young children.

Learn more about the Iowa KidSight program.

Current logo: png format | ai format

File Submission:

To submit your entry for this design project, upload a pdf or png format of your design. File size must be less than 10MB. If your file size is larger, contact State Committee member Dana Lampe at conference headquarters. Include your chapter name, student name(s), and project number as part of the filename.

ChapterName_LastNameFirstName_ProjectNumber

Example:
Alburnett_SmithJohn_Project1

Project #2: Marketing Material

Project Description:

Security State Bank is in need of new marketing material. Listed below are options they have suggested:

  1. An overall brochure of the bank and their products/services for the lobby (vertical dual-fold or horizontal tri-fold - standard 8.5" x 11" paper),
  2. A marketing flyer (single page 8.5" x 11" or 8.5" x 14" 'legal' size paper) or advertisement of one or more products to pass out at local events, and/or
  3. A marketing poster (standard size is 24" x 36", however any large poster board size will suffice for this event's purpose) for their free mobile app and Mobile Deposit Capture Service (snap a picture of a check to deposit directly into an account from a mobile phone) to hang in their branches and around town

Federal law requires the terms "Member FDIC" and "Equal Housing Lender" (along with the 'house' logo) need to be located some place on any printed material, either next to the bank's name or at the bottom in legible and clear font/size.

More information can be found at the bank's website: www.ssbonline.biz

Reference material: logo, logo #2, logo #3, logo #4, disclaimer, list of products/services

File Submission:

To submit your entry for this design project, upload a pdf or png format of your design. File size must be less than 10MB. If your file size is larger, contact State Committee member Dana Lampe at conference headquarters. Include your chapter name, student name(s), and project number as part of the filename. If you have more than one file to upload, submit a zipped folder.

ChapterName_LastNameFirstName_ProjectNumber

Example:
Alburnett_SmithJohn_Project2

Project #3: Website and Facebook page

Project Description:

Spitball Creations would like a website and Facebook page that work together instead of stand-alone sites with different items.

There is currently a Spitball Creations Facebook page with pictures and information that can be used. For this project challenge, create a logo, website, update the Facebook page, set price points, and/or brainstorm ideas for new products.

Search @spitballcreations on Facebook to find the page.

File Submission:

To submit your entry for this design project, upload a pdf or png format of your design. File size must be less than 10MB. If your file size is larger, contact State Committee member Dana Lampe at conference headquarters. Include your chapter name, student name(s), and project number as part of the filename.

ChapterName_LastNameFirstName_ProjectNumber

Example:
Alburnett_SmithJohn_Project3

Project #4: Marketing Material

Project Description:

WINK is in need of emailers/flyer type marketing for their new enhancement on their website. WINK works in insurance and specializes in Indexed Annuity and Universal Life and are adding Variable Annuities (retirement products). They are wanting to market to banks and broker-dealers (ex. Merril Lynch).

Reference materials: logo, past advertising examples

WINK website

File Submission:

To submit your entry for this design project, upload a pdf or png format of your design. File size must be less than 10MB. If your file size is larger, contact State Committee member Dana Lampe at conference headquarters. Include your chapter name, student name(s), and project number as part of the filename.

ChapterName_LastNameFirstName_ProjectNumber

Example:
Alburnett_SmithJohn_Project4

Project #5: Woodworking Utility Bench

Project Description:

Customer would like a design for an atypical woodworking utility bench. Design is pretty open, but would like it to have a focus on utility and space saving/storage. Customer has considered movable storage and shelving, a sliding miter saw base, attachable bench extensions, etc. Only specifications are:

For this design challenge, feel free to sketch it on paper. Please label dimensions.

File Submission:

To submit your entry for this design project, upload a pdf or png format of your design. File size must be less than 10MB. If your file size is larger, contact State Committee member Dana Lampe at conference headquarters. Include your chapter name, student name(s), and project number as part of the filename.

ChapterName_LastNameFirstName_ProjectNumber

Example:
Alburnett_SmithJohn_Project5