We promised you an amazing final speaker for Mind the Product 2012 and we’re deliriously excited to announce not one, but two cracking speakers to complete our line-up and truly make this the product event of the year.
Charles Adler, Co-Founder and Creative Director of Kickstarter. Charles is an entrepreneur with more than 14 years experience in interaction design. Formerly director of strategy and senior information architect at Agency.com, his work in user experience, design, and information architecture is driven by a commitment to all things clean and simple. Previously, he cofounded Subsystence, an online art publication, and Source-ID, and independent interaction design studio.
Tom Coates, Founder of Product Club. Tom has a long background in social, local and future media. He ran R&D for BBC Radio before building online communities for emap and TimeOut. He was part of the Tech Development team at Yahoo, launching the Fire Eagle location service, and later as Head of Product for Yahoo Brickhouse. He is an advisor for several start-ups including Lanyrd and founder of Product Club, which focuses on New Product Development and Invention.