Rich Tu is an international speaker passionate about creativity, design, inclusion, and the ways in which we communicate as brands and as individuals. Below are some recent appearances.

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  • Recent events and conferences include:
  • Apple's Sneaker Series
  • MTV TRL's FreshOut Fridays
  • ADOBE MAX Conference
  • Miami Ad School
  • Design Week Portland
  • Adobo Design Week (Philippines)
  • Global Innovation Forum (London)
  • TDC's Type Drives Culture Conference
  • One Show (Shanghai)
  • NIKE SneakEasy + NIKE Swoosh Saturdays
  • UniPro Conference New York
  • Thinking Creatively Conference
  • AIGANY First Generation Conversation
  • Eighty Mag Live
  • TFCU Talks
  • One Club for Creativity HAATBP
  • One Club Creative Summit
  • WorkingNotWorking’s Overshare
  • ADC Festival, Miami
  • Cooper Hewitt Workshops
  • Apple Store Regent Street, UK
  • Apple Store Soho
  • 5 Creatives Panel
  • Blackwing Pencils Panel
  • School of Visual Arts
  • Savannah College of Art & Design
  • Kean University
  • Queens College
  • Swarthmore College
  • Washington University in St. Louis
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  • MTV TRL Presents: FreshOut Friday
  • Live segment, hosted by Kevan Kenney to promote the First Gen x NikeByYou project.
  • One Club for Creativity: A Creative Perspective
  • Created for One Club's virtual creativity week festivities. Rich Tu talks about the current creative landscape and how to not do “business as usual”.
  • KULTUREHUB UNMASKED
  • "MTV's Rich Tu remembers the days just before the shutdowns. He went to work in Times Square, shortly before it got turned into a dead zone."
  • SVA Storyteller's Series
  • "MFA Visual Narrative and SVA Library present a talk by MTV's Vice President of Design Rich Tu (MFA 2009 Illustration as Visual Essay), who will present his work, process and the story behind it all."
  • TDC's Type Drives Culture Conference
  • Rich Tu's intro remarks about inclusion and design to start the conference.
  • Global Innovation Forum (London)
  • Rich Tu's talk about inclusion, design, and the "Toxic Grid"
  • Adobo Design Week (Philippines)
  • Rich Tu's design talk (and homecoming) in the Philippines for Adobo Magazine
  • The Art of the Pivot for TFCU Talks
  • Rich Tu's talk about his career and what it means to be a Filipino Creative (for TCFU at the Philippines Consulate in New York City)
  • WellFed From Home
  • Rich Tu's recent "From Home" appearance on the WellFed podcast about creativity in the pandemic
  • Adobo Magazine Interview
  • Rich Tu on Sneakers, his Homecoming and First Gen Burdens (conducted in the Philippines)