The Innovation Revolution: Thinking Inside the Box
Sunday, March 15
12:30PM - 1:30PM
Hilton Austin Downtown
500 E 4th St
What would happen if a company funded every single new product idea from any employee, no questions asked? As an experiment, Adobe did exactly that. In this session, Mark Randall will share the surprising discoveries Adobe made in creating Kickbox, the new innovation process that’s already becoming an industry model for igniting innovation. Each employee receives a mysterious red box packed with imagination, money and a strange game with six levels.
Hear from Mark on how aligning passion with purpose changes everything and how trust can transform good people into great innovators. Learn why the principles behind Kickbox are so powerful, why Adobe is open sourcing the entire process and how any organization can tap these principles to ignite innovation.
Chief Strategist, VP Creativity
Mark Randall's serial entrepreneurial career conceiving, designing and marketing innovative technology spans nearly 20 years and three successful high-tech start-ups. As Chief Strategist, VP of Cre...Show the rest
Mark Randall's serial entrepreneurial career conceiving, designing and marketing innovative technology spans nearly 20 years and three successful high-tech start-ups. As Chief Strategist, VP of Creativity at Adobe, Mark Randall is focused on infusing divergent thinking at the software giant.
Mark has fielded over a dozen award-winning products which combined have sold over a million units, generated over $100 million in sales and won two Emmy awards. As an innovator, Mark has a dozen U.S. patents, he’s been named to Digital Media Magazine’s “Digital Media 100 and he is one of Streaming Magazine’s “50 Most Influential People.” Mark speaks & teaches frequently on entrepreneurship, innovation and strategy and has appeared on CNN, ABC, NBC and CNBC.Hide the rest