AME Leadership Institute 2020 Sponsors

Cornerstone Partner


We believe that creativity is the catalyst for positive change. Through our efforts, we inspire creativity in people who want to make a meaningful impact in the following areas:

Education — We support greater workforce diversity and inclusion by investing in the next generation of creatives and coders.

Sustainability — We foster a culture of conservation in our business, our people, our communities and our customers.

Community — We empower our people and partners to better our world.

Sustaining partners

The United States Institute for Theatre Technology, Inc. (USITT)

USITT connects performing arts design and technology communities, creating career-long opportunities for learning, collaboration, research, and achievement. 

Its Annual Conference & Stage Expo is the place where theatre and live entertainment production technicians, designers, managers and consultants meet. Learn more at:

California Department of Education

The AME Industry Sector is a California Department of Education program designed to identify and develop curriculum, standards, instructional resources, and assessment strategies for teachers, students, guidance personnel, curriculum planners, and administrators.

Supporting Sponsors


We serve the passion of creative professionals around the world. Our products and services help industry leaders explore new horizon and set new standards in film and 3D animation, in industry design, digital art, game development and a broad range of human communication and expression.

Wacom is committed to provide the world's most creative talents with most advanced digital tools for expression and productivity and to support the next generation of creative experts



At Artful, we believe in the transformative power of arts education. Young students with exposure to the arts become more inspired, creative global citizens. The creativity of the next generation will shape the future, and this creativity begins with arts education in K-12 schools. That's why

Artful is committed to providing teachers and K-12 schools around the world with free access to classes and lesson plan ideas from industry leading performers, professionals, and instructors.







Contributing Sponsors


Launched in 2013, Canva is an intuitive online design and publishing platform with a mission to empower everyone in the world to design anything and publish anywhere. Featuring a simple drag-and-drop user interface and a vast library of templates ranging from presentations to posters and worksheets, a huge collection of stock photography, illustrations and fonts, anyone can take an idea and create something beautiful. With the new Canva for Education offering, Canva is empowering students and teachers worldwide to create and communicate their learning visually through free premium content accounts and tailored educational templates and support. 

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