Native New Yorker Elizabeth Valleau is an award-winning multimedia artist, entrepreneur and currently, Global Creative and AR lead for Facebook and Instagram. She believes that big ideas from big brands should serve communities and help build a brighter future. She’s parlayed her passion for creative technology and platform hacking into new disciplines at shops like Grey and R/GA, and is continuing the mission by heading up futuristic efforts for AR and Live at Facebook. Her work has won advertising and design’s highest awards, including Clio’s, Webby’s, Pencil’s and multiple Cannes Lions. She speaks and writes often about the power of true diversity, advocacy for LBGTQ and women and and the urgency to build a better world through creative, inclusive tech.
Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.