What to expect at Adobe MAX 2017
Adobe MAX is the ultimate creative conference experience. Whether you’re looking to discover new tech or rub elbows with fellow creative minds, Adobe MAX 2017 is the place to be.
This year’s conference will be held on October 18-20, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada and will be host to 3 days of unbridled creativity, epic speakers and the latest in Adobe products and services. Additionally, if you’re looking to get more out of your experience, you can sign up for pre-conference labs that will take place on the 16th and 17th to learn about all of the new features and concepts that will be revealed during the conference. As in previous years, there will be various tracks, sessions, labs and creativity workshops throughout the entire conference.
Why Attend Adobe MAX?
Adobe MAX is the best way to discover all of the new features and modifications that have been added to the latest version of the Adobe suite of products—which includes Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Acrobat Pro. Adobe MAX offers the total experience by allowing attendees to participate in labs, work sessions, speaker sessions and special events. MAX will also have the perfect mix of inspiration, practical techniques, and creativity to help you get the most out of the Adobe suite.
If this sounds like something you’d love to be a part of, but can’t make it in person, be sure to check out some of the keynotes live via MAX Online.
Who Should Attend Adobe MAX?
Anyone who is genuinely interested in learning more about Adobe products is encouraged to attend Adobe MAX 2017. However, most of the sessions and tracks are geared towards:
- Graphic Artists
- Web Designers
- Art or Creative Directors
- Video, Film and Motion Graphics Professionals
- Business and Technology Strategists
- Adobe Cloud Partners
The keynote speakers come from diverse professions such as artisans, artists, actors, directors, musicians, photographers, and comedians. Below is a list of the keynote speakers.
- Jonathan Adler – Left his day job to launch his own business and pursue his passion of pottery.
- Jon Favreau – A multi-talented actor, writer and director of major motion pictures.
- Annie Griffiths – National Geographic Photographer
- Mark Ronson – DJ and Musician
- Kumail Nanjiani – Comedian and actor that will host this year’s Adobe MAX Sneaks
In addition to the keynote speakers, there will be tons of other speakers from a wide variety of backgrounds that will hold sessions on detailed aspects of Adobe’s products and how they benefit different creative focuses. Some of the subject tracks will be creative careers, graphic, web and UX design, illustration and creative imaging, photography and video production and editing.
The Community Pavilion is where you’ll be able to get your hands on all the latest Adobe technologies and test new product features. You’ll also be able to speak with product gurus and see all the latest partner offerings. You can also buy new gadgets and products at the MAX Marketplace or relax in one of the many lounges to recharge yourself and your devices. The Creative Park will also feature artists that can show you how to unleash your creativity with Adobe products and you can even get a new headshot taken for your social media and LinkedIn profiles.
Attending Adobe MAX will be sure to get all your creative juices flowing and inspire you to take advantage of all the new features offered by the Adobe suite of products. However, if you have the inspiration, but maybe not the expertise to bring all of your new ideas to life, you might want to investigate getting some training on Adobe products. The best place to get trained on the entire Adobe suite is a trusted online training company such as ONLC.
Contact us today to learn how you can unleash your creativity with all the new information you acquired at Adobe MAX.