Mark Rolston | The Shapelessness of Things to Come

2014 International Conference
Austin, TX

About the Talk: Our relationship with the people, places and things we surround ourselves with has long been defined, and often inspired by, the machines we create. As computing undergoes profound evolution, so does our relationship with our world. As a designer, Mark Rolston will illustrate the possibilities and the hope these changes introduce.

About the Speaker: Mark Rolston, Founder and Chief Creative Officer of argodesign, is a renowned designer with a 25-year career of creating for the world’s largest and most innovative companies. An early pioneer of software user experience, Rolston helped forge the disciplines around user interface design and mobile platforms. His focus on groundbreaking user experience continues today, as he addresses the modern challenge of design outside the visible artifact–in the realm of behavior, the interaction between human and machine and other unseen elements. Prior to founding argodesign, he served as Chief Creative Officer of frogdesign. A veteran design leader, innovator and patent holder, Rolston is an internationally recognized expert and valued advisor on software, experience design, emerging computing platforms and mobile applications.