Speaking On: Digital Kids Conference on Feb. 18th & 19th
Miles leads a group that focuses on the intersection of emerging technologies and educational outcomes to identify key platforms for Sesame Workshop to deliver its content now and in the future, and advocates for innovation in the creation of that content. The Lab plays an additive supporting role across projects to analyze opportunities and trends, making recommendations for the achievement of greater and more sustained impact by capitalizing on the potential of technology to deliver educational experiences.
Previously, Miles led the Digital Media team that was awarded two Emmys (2009/10), a Webby (2010) and a Peabody award (2010). He was previously the Creative Director of Elias Arts’ Sound Intelligence Group, and the co-founder of Kirt Gunn & Associates, Inc. (KGA), an interactive advertising agency. At KGA, he led a team that created cross-platform campaigns for Diageo, LVMH, Ford, and Volvo. Miles was educated at Brown University and New York University.