Grant Skinner is an internationally recognized leader in the field of interactive development.
His body of work spans experimental interaction, applications, games, websites, installations, embedded devices, and mobile, with a recent focus on projects that span multiple environments.
Grant fuses his experience with design, user experience, development, and business with a driving creativity to produce projects that push the boundaries of interactive technologies.
While building gskinner.com into a leading interactive production shop, Grant has worked with a wide range of high calibre clients including Google, Microsoft, Adobe, AOL, BBC, Salesforce, Nissan, GE, EA, CNN, and DirectTV.
Most recently, Grant has been working on bringing Flash-like interactive experiences to the open web via tools & libraries such as CreateJS, Zoe, and the Flash Pro Toolkit For CreateJS.
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How do you leverage a short attention span or fragmented work day into creative output? Grant will share a diverse range of work he's built in small sprints of focused, inspired development.
This includes experiments, physical computing, mobile, multi-screen, tools, games, and libraries for Flash, AIR, HTML5, and Android. He'll discuss his strategies for wrangling a wandering mind and arranging an overloaded schedule to produce radical new... that cat video is friggin' hilarious!