Global Head of Design, Samsung NEXT
Dane Howard leads Design & Product Experience for the Samsung NEXT Product teams. He and his team foster and grow products for a growing global portfolio, focused on AI, AR, Distributed Computing and digital food experiences. Howard has over 20 years of experience in building and leading teams for both start-ups and big companies. He co-founded a start-up that was acquired by eBay in 2008. Additionally, he has held principal design and leadership roles for Microsoft, BMW, Major League Baseball, Scient, Quokka Sports, NBCOlympics, eBay and Trov. He has been named in over 20 patents for his collaborations and inventions, and is a proud advisor to standbeautiful.me. He also is an author, often speaking on design and culture transformation.