Silka Sietsma
Head of Emerging Design Adobe

As the Head of Emerging Design at Adobe, Silka is behind many immersive design and AI-related features found in Adobe products and services today. As new technology and designers needs emerge, Silka identifies the untapped potential of design tools and services and reimagining the tools of the future with teams throughout Adobe. She comes from a land down-under, with her husband, two sons, and a bottle of whiskey to lower her blood pressure.

Before Adobe, Silka led product design for a Samsung AR/VR innovation team. She also co-founded Dekko with the goal of humanized technology using AR and AI technologies. Always one with an entrepreneurial spirit, Silka also mentors startups and women in tech.

Twitter: @silkamiesnieks


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May 29

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Grand Ballroom C

3D will be normcore

Silka Sietsma | Adobe