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2017 marks the 11th time we are hosting our flagship event. We are thrilled to once again bring our community together in New York – from accomplished innovators to emergent change-makers – for a dynamic day of learning, idea exchange, and connecting with past and future collaborators.

Listed on Adweek’s  7 Emerging Conferences Every Advertising Professional Should Know About”, the PSFK 2017 conference is one of the most anticipated events of 2017.

May 19, | Battery Park, NYC

About

About

Our conferences offer a diverse program of speakers with backgrounds in art, technology, design, marketing, and media, creating an environment where disparate ideas can come together in new ways to fuel work that changes the world for the better. We set an agenda that allows participants to meet and discuss with one another, together sharing and building upon the ideas brought forth from the stage.

Ranked #1 of the Most Innovative Conferences of 2016, Inc. Magazine

“With its collaborative atmosphere and illustrious list of keynote speakers, it’s no surprise that the PSFK conference series is one of the hottest events out there.”

Michael Schein, Inc. Magazine

 

 


PSFK Confernce: Speakers

Program

The programming for PSFK 2017 is built on the comprehensive research created by the PSFK.com and PSFK Labs teams to identify today’s surfacing trends shaping tomorrow’s creative business. By putting a retail, advertising and design lens on the shifts happening in the marketplace, the PSFK Team and our keynote speakers will elucidate themes such as:

#Entertainment – examines the vast ecosystem of omnipresent media

#City – Designing more sustainable urban centers of the future

#Storytelling – Hyper-nodal narrative for brands and their audiences

#Social Change – Redefining the notion of “normal” across categories

#Product & Service Design – Solving complex problems through creativity

#Health – Anticipatory and seamless care for life

#Connected Life – The path to live, work and play better in an always-on world

#Work – Virtual leadership in the adaptive enterprise


Speakers

  • From keynote speakers and short update talks by previous conference influencers, to panel discussions, fireside chats, and speaker drinks we set an agenda that allows participants to meet and discuss with one another, together sharing and building upon the ideas brought forth on the stage.
  • A few favorites from the past include leading social media theorist Clay Shirky of NYU-ITP and Airbnb founder Joe Gebbia, Design guru Ethan Eismann at Uber, Casper Co-Founder Neil Parikh and star technologist Amanda Parkes at ManufactureNY. This year's speakers will be announced in the following weeks.

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