Accomplice Studio Tour

November 5, 2019 4pm - 6pm

Accomplice, an Austin-based brand experience design firm, pulls back the curtain on how they tie together technology, fabrication, and experiential thinking in their digital work and large scale built experiences.

  • Accomplice
  • 4201 S Congress Ave #317
  • Austin, TX 78745
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Accomplice Studio Tour

Accomplice, an Austin-based brand experience design firm, pulls back the curtain on how they tie together technology, fabrication, and experiential thinking in their digital work and large scale experiences.

The Accomplice studio is a playground of digital and experience development. Pulling from breakout projects like their HBO Game of Thrones experience at SXSW 2019 Accomplice will reveal the tech and techniques that go into their work. Hear from the Accomplice teams that collaborate to build the next generation of digital and physical experiences. Nerd out with our lead developers as they demo their latest augmented and virtual reality prototypes. Come pitch your startup to our experienced strategists for insights into brand and product development. Smell the sawdust as our shop leaders will guide visitors through displays and shop operations. Refreshments will be served. Come hang out!

Speakers/Facilitators

Ben McCraw, Chief Design Officer and Co-founder

Ben McCraw is the co-founder and chief design officer at Accomplice, where he drives the strategic direction of the brand, consults clients and leaders where design meets business and oversees the quality and health of the agency.

McCraw has more than 15 years of experience working with some of the world's largest brands including Disney, Pizza Hut and Starbucks. McCraw used his ability to conceptualize and lead a product vision while simultaneously driving critical business to transform Accomplice from a boutique agency to the industry contender it is today. Through successfully managing the integration of digital and physical into a single functioning set of offerings, Accomplice has become a recognized brand experience design firm that unites disciplines including digital product, technology integration, and physical fabrication to extend brand storytelling at every touchpoint.

Before joining Accomplice, McCraw worked as the Chief Creative Officer at Chaotic Moon, a creative technology studio focused on software, mobile development and design, where he oversaw the design and project management capabilities as well as the logistics of successful scalability

Justin Harvey, XR Tech Strategist Justin Harvey is a lifelong technology entrepreneur who studied philosophy and computer science at Dartmouth College. Justin specializes in bridging the gap between disciplines - facilitating artists, engineers, and business folks to achieve a common goal. In his spare time you can find Justin climbing mountains or producing music in his home studio.

  • LOCATION
  • 4201 S Congress Ave #317 Austin, TX 78745
  • DAY
  • Tuesday, November 5th
  • TIME
  • 4:00 - 6:00 PM
  • HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE?
  • Yes
  • ORGANIZED BY
  • Accomplice
  • INTENDED AUDIENCE
  • General Public, Design Community, People interested in emerging technology, fabrication, and experience design.
  • PRICE
  • Free

4201 S Congress Ave
#317
TX 78745