Scott Belsky

February 16, 8:30am - 10:00am EST. Hosted at Parsons School of Design, The New School

part of a series on Curiosity


About the speaker

Scott Belsky is an executive, entrepreneur, author, investor, and all-around product obsessive. He currently serves as Adobe’s Chief Product Officer and Executive Vice President, Creative Cloud. Scott’s passion is to make the creative world more productive, connected, and adaptive to new technologies. Scott co-founded Behance in 2006, and served as CEO until Adobe acquired Behance in 2012. After Behance’s acquisition, he helped reboot Adobe’s mobile product strategy.

Over the years, Scott has pursued other projects to help organize and empower creative people. These include 99U, Behance’s think tank and annual conference devoted to execution in the creative world.

Scott is also the author of the international bestselling book Making Ideas Happen. He is an advocate for technology and community initiatives that empower creative people and help businesses leverage the creative potential of their people.

Local partners

Additional details

We’re having a volunteer sign interpreter this month.

CreativeMornings/NewYork / Kate Bornstein

Canara Price volunteers in the deaf community as an interpreter for civil rights organizations, churches, and several schools and agencies. She is the founder and executive director of People’s Theatre, Inc., a non-profit organization exposing under privileged communities to the performing arts. She has produced and/or directed over 40 productions with this company. She is also an award winning producer and director as well as a member of Black Deaf Advocates, the SAG/AFTRA, National Association of Black Journalists, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and the National Council of Negro Women.

If you’d like to invite members of the the Deaf and hard of hearing communities, get in touch!

Music!

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Our musical guest this month is Anni Rossi!

Singer, songwriter and producer extraordinaire, Anni Rossi, will perform a song before Scott’s talk. Take a listen to Anni’s music beforehand here. You can also follow Anni on Twitter, or check out one of her upcoming “Singing and Tea” workshops at her home studio in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.

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