Vancouver’s creative audience take the the stage for three great ten minute short talks on time.
Allen Pike is an app designer and developer. He runs Steamclock Software, a mobile development shop in Vancouver. Steamclock focuses on polish and user experience, and has done work for Fortune 500s and top startups. He has a passion for teaching, having taught at SFU, trained teams at various companies in Vancouver, and given talks on product design and app development in five countries. Prior to founding Steamclock, he was a software engineer at Apple, where he worked on the iWork applications. Allen also organizes local meetups, hosts a game development podcast called Up Up Down Down, and plays on a hockey team comprised entirely of programmers.
Alanna Munro is an independent graphic designer, type designer, and lettering artist based in Vancouver. I am fascinated by letters and their place in human communication. When I’m not enthralled by letters and design, I’m busy being a mum, playing video games, and reading books (mostly about lettering and type design though).
Born in Taiwan and raised in China and Canada, Sophia Hsin is a photographer and creative based in Vancouver. With a love for design, minimalism and a never ending curiosity to explore- Sophia spends her time running a studio with her Hedgehog Amelia and dreams of traveling the world. In the past, Sophia obtained a degree in Medicine and worked in the education field.