Heather Willems and Nora Herting

Heather Willems and Nora Herting are co-founders of ImageThink, a graphic recording firm. By transforming ideas into powerful visuals, ImageThink increases engagement, retention, and creativity for participants in meetings of all kinds. Imagethink supports strategy workshops, innovation sessions, and brainstorms in industries as different as healthcare to aerospace. Both have backgrounds as educators. Nora taught both at The Ohio State University and Denison University. Heather taught at Minnesota Center for Photography, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, and The Ohio State University. When not graphic recording, Nora can be found making fine art photography, while Heather focuses on illustrations that use text as image. As fine artists, they have exhibited their work individually throughout the United States. Heather and Nora live in Brooklyn, NY and travel to work around the country.





Visual planning and strategic


Visual Collaboration

Track: Collaboration, wednesday 13:00 - 13:50

Scribble, doodle, draw and be a more effective communicator. Visuals are powerful tool for communication. In this session co-founders of ImageThink will show you how visuals are helping people in all industries see the big picture.

Visual planning and strategic

Track: Agile, tuesday - afternoon

Transform abstract ideas into visuals to promote critical thinking and spur creativity and innovation. We work collaboratively with session facilitators and participants to prioritizes ideas and build a vision of your future state. As the session comes to a close we help promote accountability by capturing next steps and action items. Afterward we work with you to create a visual transformation map, organizational chart, or gant chart of your future state vision.