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It can be hard staying fresh and innovative in such a burnout industry. We hope this talk can kick things off for you in 2017.

In this session Husani Oakley, CTO at GoldBean, will show you how you can compare being at a startup to being at an agency and the lessons that can be applied … 10 lessons to be exact! You’ll learn how to make better decisions, more effective work and a better environment through brainstorming and prototyping.

Make sure to arrive early to park and place your food order (included in ticket price)! 

Husani S. Oakley is the Chief Technology Officer at GoldBean, an online investing platform that helps people start their investment journey with companies and brands they love, know, and buy. He is a veteran technologist who has spent over fifteen years building world-class experiences, online and offline, that bridge the gap between art and science.

His creative, technical, and production leadership in the advertising industry has been recognized by One Show, AICP, Webby Awards, and the FWA, and he’s spoken at conferences such as ad:tech, SXSW, ADMA, HOW Design, Money20/20, Digital Dallas, Internet Summit, and others. Husani was honored to attend both the White House LGBTQ Tech / Innovation Briefing and the White House Summit on Building the Workforce of Tomorrow.

A co-founder of Flavorpill Productions, Atlantico USA, and Oakley+Partners, Husani’s most recent role was Director of Creative Technology at Wieden + Kennedy, creating campaign work for Nike, ESPN, Heineken, Delta, and Target.

Because he drinks entirely too much coffee, Husani is also the Executive Producer and Creative Director of Sessions In Dance, a modern dance company.

He lives in the NYC area with his partner and their dog.