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Crafting a Creative Culture–Jeff Veen at Design ’19

As we head toward our product design conference, Design ’19, we’re focussing on some of the sessions you’ll get the chance to see there.

We’re really excited to have Jeff Veen back in Australia to speak for a very long time. Jeff is a genuine legend of the design world, going back to his days two decades or more ago as a founding member of the Wired magazine web team. He was also founder of the ground breaking UX agency Adaptive Path, and the web-changing TypeKit. He’s been Vice President of Design at Adobe, and is now a Design Partner at VC firm True Ventures.

Jeff will open the conference with

 Crafting a Creative Culture

We have arrived in an age of design. No longer relegated to a function of the marketing department or tacked on to an engineering process, designers are increasingly taking leadership positions in the top companies in tech.

But how do we manage creative teams to achieve their full potential? Jeff will share stories from my years of leading product development — both successful and not — to show that investing in culture might be the best competitive edge you can gain.

About Design ’19

Great design is no longer a nice to have for successful digital products, services and customer experiences. It’s vitally important. Design brings world leading experts across the complete Product Design spectrum to share their insights and expertise. If you are involved with the design of digital product or services, you can’t afford to miss this one-of-a-kind Australian event. Only in Melbourne, arguably Australia’s Design capital, April 11 and 12, 2019.

Who’s it for?

Design is for everyone involved with the design of great products and services. From user research, to product owners and managers, UX, CX, IxD and Product Designers, Design Managers, Art and Creative Directors, content developers and strategists.

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Tickets start from just $1195, for early bird pricing (ends March 16). So don’t delay, register today!

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I had an absolute blast, learnt so much, and met so many great people

Carmen Chung Software engineer, Valiant Finance

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