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Friday, November 8 • 11:30am - 12:30pm
Our Story is Your Story: A Discussion on Unconventional Pathways to Creative Tech Roles, Presented by Apple

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This panel will bring together Creative Leaders of Color to shed light on the unique paths that ultimately led them to Apple. The conversation will explore how they have broken barriers in their careers and continue to challenge the status quo in their personal and professional work. We aim to offer tangible and actionable insights that can help others excel in their current roles, or take a courageous leap forward in their tech or design careers.

Speakers
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Stacy-Marie Ishmael

Senior Editor, App Store Editorial, Apple
Joined Apple after completing the JSK Fellowship at Stanford University, where she devoted her time to interrogating the nexus of media, technology, and misinformation. Prior to taking up the fellowship, she was the managing editor for mobile at BuzzFeed News.
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Wyatt Mitchell

Apps Design Director, Productivity Design, Apple
Oversees software design of News, Notes, Reminders, Weather, Books, Stocks and Productivity Apps. Prior to Apple, Wyatt was named the first Creative Director of The New Yorker Magazine in 2011. He has also held titles at Wired, The Oprah Magazine, VIBE, Esquire, and Details. He has... Read More →
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Rem (Arem) Duplessis

Group Creative Director, WW Marcom, Apple
Joined Apple in January 2014, after almost a decade as the design director of the New York Times Magazine. He and his team designed the Sunday magazine covers and interior contents. Duplessis’s design knack is to telegraph the point of an article in clever, visual shorthand. He... Read More →


Friday November 8, 2019 11:30am - 12:30pm PST
Learning Lab (Convention Center) 550 10th St, Oakland, CA 94607, USA