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October 31, 2016 /Adobe MAX /

2016 MAX Community Pavilion

This is our largest MAX ever, with over 10,000 attendees. It’s also our largest Community Pavilion ever with over 60 sponsors on the floor, tons of interactive spaces and projects, a virtual reality experience, places to charge up and relax and more.

Below are just some of the areas you should be sure to check out on the floor. Also, don’t forget to join us for the Sponsor Welcome Reception on Wednesday night, 6pm-8:30pm. Food and drinks will be served.

You can view a detailed map of the pavilion in the Adobe MAX mobile app, which is available for iOS or Android. Click here to download.

cp_layoutAdobe Make It Experience

Get hands-on with the latest Adobe Creative Cloud innovations in the Adobe Make It Experience. Using Adobe stock assets, watch your creativity come to life in design, illustration, UX, creative imaging, photography, and video projects. Create your own custom wallpaper, ceramic coaster, post card, video, or even a mobile app. Got product questions? We’ve got the experts. This is the place to ask anything about Creative Cloud, Marketing Cloud, or Document Cloud.


Our Sponsors

Win great prizes and get awesome giveaways from our industry-leading sponsors in the Community Pavilion, including posters, t-shirts, and a chance to win an Airstream rental for 6 weeks! Play the MAX app game and you may be one of two daily winners. Prizes include three Microsoft Surface Books, a Panasonic wireless Bluetooth sports clip, a Panasonic Integrated Leica DC lens camera, and a Panasonic Mirrorless Interchangeable lens camera kit.

You can explore the wide range of products and solutions our sponsors offer through their interactive displays including the Airstream Lounge,  Nvidia virtual reality experiences, Mama’s Sauce Print Village, DJI drone cage, Netflix green screen photo opps, National Poster Retrospecticus, and Real Thread t-shirt screen printing.


Themed Lounges

Take a break to relax and recharge after a full day of learning. Hang out in one of our unique lounges and juice up your device in the charging stations. These are the places to soak up some inspiration. Lounges include the MAX Aquarium & Lounge, the Design Hero Lounge, and the Hangout Spot.

MAX Playground

Be a kid again in the MAX Playground. Make new connections as you try your hand at games—both digital and old school.

MAX store

Find that perfect and one-of-a-kind item—chosen especially for the design-savvy MAX attendees. Don’t miss the author signing events with books written by MAX keynote and session speakers. View schedule.

Make It On Mobile Studio

Attend a mini-studio session with talented digital artists to learn their secrets for making awesome work on a mobile canvas. Drop in and discover new ways to create more naturally and expressively anywhere, using the latest Adobe apps. Sessions are limited and will be first come, first served. View schedule.


MAX Marketplace

This is the place to get cool merchandise from our MAX speakers and community. Support and meet your favorite artists including Tad Carpenter, DKNG, Aaron Draplin, Field Notes, Killer Infographics, Tattly, Becky Simpson, Dan Stiles, and more. The MAX Marketplace happens from 2pm-5:30pm on Thursday, November 3.

Adobe Creative Residency

Adobe Creative Residents Christine Herrin, Syd Weiler, and Sara Dietschy are bringing zines, digital brushes and special guests to MAX. Explore your analog side by personalizing a zine from Christine. Venture into the digital realm by painting on a tablet using custom brushes from Syd. Sit back and absorb smart ideas from live conversations Sara will be having with creative leaders.

#AdobeLive From the Community Pavillion

Join top creatives live on the Creative Cloud YouTube Channel during Adobe MAX. We’ll be streaming all day long from the floor, welcoming a new designer each hour who will share their process. Attending MAX? Join us in the Community Pavilion, meet your favorite creatives and see them streaming live behind the scenes. Joining us online? We’ll see you at where a detailed schedule will be posted soon.

Acrobat DC Interactive Vending Machine

Experience a better way to work. Anywhere. Visit the Acrobat DC interactive vending machine in the Community Pavilion where everyone is a winner. See how Acrobat DC speeds up your creative business tasks and win cool prizes like passes to MAX 2017, Apple watches, Nest outdoor cameras, cash or Amazon Echos.

Social Media Headshots

Is it time to give your online profile an update? Visit the Social Media head shot studio and let our professional photographers capture a flattering photo of you.


Your Brain on MAX

Ever wonder what your brain looks like while you’re creating? Bring your laptop or tablet and walk away with a video that shows your brain activity in stunning 3D.

Adobe Create

Get a new point of view — have your photo take in Create’s upside-down studio.


National Poster Retrospecticus

The National Poster Retrospecticus is a traveling poster show. It features hand-printed posters made by some of the most prominent poster designers in the USA. RX

Here’s an opportunity to improve your experience. This is the place to stop and take a moment to share a problem, obtain a diagnosis, and resolve an issue.


Lost Masterpieces Gallery & Community Make a Masterpiece

We commissioned digital artists from around the world to re-create lost masterpieces entirely out of Adobe Stock. Come and join in as we finish another masterpiece in the Community Pavilion.

Typekit Live Lettering Studio

Watch letters come to life in our live lettering studio and learn to create your own. Learn what’s new with Typekit and get inspiration for your next type project.

MAX VR Experience

Peek at the future of virtual reality in our immersive, untethered VR experience. Explore a mountain, paint on a rooftop and visit far-away places.

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