Creative Conference Calls: A Conversation with the World’s Best

Moderator Steve Dorsey will be joined by World’s Best Designer, New York Times visual editor Gabriel Gianordoli, Wilson Andrews of The New York Times digital team and Katinka Bukn of Weekendavisen, to discuss some of their work, and what it means for designers and newsrooms to win World’s Best. 

June 16, 2021 at 12pm ET 

Register for this Session

SND Members: As a member of SND, you will be automatically registered for this session. Registrations are sent to the email on file with your SND account.

Students and Educators: If you are not currently an SND member but want to attend a session for free, contact us at [email protected] and we will set up your registration for you for free. 

Please note: Registering for this event will allow you access to the recording, even if you can’t attend live.


Non-Members: If you are not currently an SND member and would like to become one, sign up for an SND membership and then complete your registration. Or please feel free to register per session as you like.

Our Speakers: 

Wilson Andrews

The New York Times

Wilson Andrews is the deputy editor in the Graphics Department at The New York Times, where he has worked since 2013. He has helped lead data projects, including live election results and the effort to track the coronavirus. Wilson previously worked as a graphics editor at the Washington Post and graduated with a degree in journalism from the University of North Carolina.

Gabriel Gianordoli

Gabriel Gianordoli

The New York Tiimes

Visual Editor at The New York Times

Katinka Bukh


Katinka Bukh is the design director at the danish weekly newspaper Weekendavisen. She has worked there since 2018. Katinka previously worked as the head of design at the digital news media Zetland and before that among other positions worked in New York and Trinidad & Tobago with fashion advertising and branding. She has graduated in graphic design at the School of visual journalism in Copenhagen.

Steve Dorsey

Moderator, Gannett

@Gannett VP of Content Innovation and Development based in Austin, TX. 🌮 Dad to Fiona; partner to @paprgrl76. Relocated Detroiter. ✋ Suffering Tigers fan. ⚾ Designer. Editor. Convener. @SyracuseU and @NewhouseSU grad. @inmaorg board member. @SND: Lifetime Achievement honoree, past president, competition judge, Design Journal editor, and competition coordinator. Formers: @GateHouse_Media, @CNDaustin, @statesman, @coxmg, @michigan_com, @freep, @heraldleader, @ydr, @poynter, @eveningsun, @dailyorange. Not @jack 🙁

About This Series:

The concept: A moderated 60-90 minute conversation with various guests on specific design and industry topics. We will explore interesting projects from around the world, talk with makers and visual leaders, and allow time for questions and less formal networking among registrants. 

When: The third Wednesday of every month at 12pm ET starting May 19.

The Creative Conference Calls series is free to all current SND members, as well as students and educators. Not an SND member but want to attend? Don’t worry, each session will be available to attend for a small registration fee of $10. 

Can’t make a session live … we have you covered. The series will be recorded and available for registrants to watch on playback after the live presentation, whenever they like.