Val Head (US)
Design Advocate at Adobe
Val Head is a web animation expert, author, and Design Advocate at Adobe. She is the author of ”Designing Interface Animation”, a book that shows you, as a designer, how to create web animation that balances purpose and style while blending seamlessly into the user’s experience. The book is a crash course in motion design theory and practice for web designers, UX professionals, and front-end developers alike. Val also teaches CSS Animation on lynda.com, and curates the weekly UI Animation Newsletter. She has a talent for getting designers and developers alike excited about the power of animation, and will also host one of this years workshops.