Stephen Gates


Stephen is currently the Head Design Evangelist at InVision where he works as a strategic partner to 97% of the world’s Fortune 100 brands to elevate the business impact of design through education, coaching and thought leadership. He previously worked at McCann Erickson, Citi and Starwood Hotels building teams that created award-winning global advertising campaigns, multiple Fortune 100 brands, and innovative digital experiences. His work has received over 150 international awards, his app design has been named as one of the World's 100 Greatest Apps, HOW Magazine named him #17 on the 100 of the most talented and influential creatives working today, Apple has featured his work in 10 keynotes and more. He shares what he has learned through his speaking engagements and The Crazy One podcast which is an in-depth exploration of issues that matter to creatives including leadership, creativity, career development, innovation and more.


Twitter: @sdgates


The Crazy Ones: How to Make Design Core to Every Business

Thursday, September 19
9:00–9:45 AM

We are in a time when creatives have the opportunity to affect business in ways we haven’t seen since the Industrial Revolution, yet too many of us are not taking advantage of this opportunity. As the Head of Design Transformation at InVision, Stephen Gates works with 97% of the world’s Fortune 100 brands to help them elevate the impact of design in their organizations and will share the challenges, insights and solutions he has implemented and seen in the world’s best creative teams.

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