Jesica Marquez

Jes is a Creative Technologist & Engineer at W+K Lodge. She studied Computer Science and Apparel Design at San Francisco State University. She blends design with emerging technologies to create magical experiences, physical installations and digital innovations. As a woman of color, she strives to diversify and create a more inclusive environment in the technology industry.

Some of her recent accomplishments include receiving the ADCOLOR FUTURES award, becoming an Innovation Design Finalist for the UNICEF Wearables For Good Global Challenge, speaking on the Women of Color in Tech panel at CODE2040, and hosting a VR workshop for Women Who Code.

Some of her recent projects include creating a playable piano made of real bananas, which was featured in a performance on Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show, producing educational content to help kids learn how to code through a programmable robot called Cozmo, and developing KFC's employee training program, where employees learn to cook fried chicken through a virtual reality game.

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SKELLEFTEÅ | SWEDEN

Creative Summit is blend of conference, workshop, party and some secret ingredients. Our first event in 2007 is older than a lot of the ideas, innovations and technology that we usually share talks on and it all takes place under the midnight sun in the north of Sweden.

WHY

We believe that bringing people together is important for sharing knowledge, inspiration and ideas and that by creating environments where people can meet, regardless of industry or background, is important.

WHO

Creative Summit is open for those interested in new ideas, technology, creativity and innovation. Each year we bring a broad range of speakers to share thier stories, dreams, success and failure.

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Partners

We are extremely proud of our partners and the network that has been built since the first Creative Summit event took place in 2007. And we're always looking for new partners to work with, so if you have an interesting idea for a Creative Summit event or you'd like to learn more about how you can become a partner, please contact us.

Partners Region Vasterbotten
Partners Norran
Partners Sammes Stiftelse
Partners Skelleftea
Abi Partner
Partners Lodge
Pwc Partner
Nuiteq