Amy Kean is a bestselling author, poet, journalist and founder of Six Things Impossible, a creative experimentation company. She’s been in the ad industry for almost 100 years… ran social media and innovation for the Havas Group, headed up strategy in APAC for Mindshare and led creativity and innovation for Starcom, globally, as well as dabbling in digital transformation for Coty. She’s a proud armchair activist as co-founder of DICE (diversity and inclusion at conferences and events) and runs Practice Makes UnPerfect – a course that helps women finesse their public voices.
Society's obsession with 'normal' has infiltrated the creative industries, resulting in painful homogeneity and bland domination. WE ARE AT A CRISIS POINT. This session will outline the creative and cultural battles we need to fight to let weird (and original) win.