Coming in 2017:


SVG Summit

Vector-Based Images for Performance and Beauty > February 15, 2017 > Online! Flexible, crisp, and interactive in different resolutions. Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) have proven to be the image format of choice for the multi-device web. During this full day of SVG talks, industry experts guide you through deep dives into what is possible with SVGs. You'll see tips, tricks, and solid workflow techniques already in use by some of the best sites on the web. more ...

CSS Dev Conference

The First Conference Devoted to CSS and All Its Front End Friends > October 9—11, 2017 > New Orleans, Louisiana! We are headed back to the French Quarter, and we can’t wait to see you there! A limited number of Earliest Bird tickets are available now. Sign up for the CSS Dev Conf mailing list to receive updates on our call for submissions, community voting on sessions and keynote speaker announcements. more ...

Previously—2016


Sass Summit

Smart CSS Preprocessing & Front-End Workflow > December 14, 2016 > Online! Sass has become one of the most mature, stable, and powerful professional grade CSS extension languages in the world. Join us online for a full day with Front-End experts and take a deep dive into the features that can make your workflow easier: from building style guides, coding complex RWD layouts, optimizing performance and much more. more ...

CSS Dev Conference

The First Conference Devoted to CSS and All Its Front End Friends > October 17—19, 2016 > San Antonio, Texas! Our popular front-end focused conference returns for a fifth year, this time to sunny San Antonio, Texas! A limited number of Earliest Bird tickets are available now, keynote speakers, workshop announcements and call for submissions coming soon. Four keynotes, three tracks and 21 community-chosen sessions make for a fast-paced two days of cutting edge Front End techniques. Add a workshop on Day Three and deep-dive into a specific CSS topic! more ...

Accessibility Summit 2016

Building a Web that Works for All of Us > September 6 & 7, 2016 > Online! The truly Accessible Web is available to everyone all the time, regardless of ability—but most of us need help to make our sites truly universal. Spend some time with the Accessibility experts and demystify the tools and techniques you’ll need to help build a web that works for all of us. more ...

Content Strategy Summit 2016

Organize and Execute More Meaningful, Flexible Content > August 24 & 25, 2016 > Online! As the web continues to grow and delivery platforms multiply, so does the challenge of planning for useful, comprehensive, relevant and timely information that adapts on the fly. Bring the experts to your desktop and discover ways to optimize your workflow, handle governance issues, and reinforce your brand. more ...

CSS Summit 2016

Build a Beautiful, Flexible Web > July 26—28, 2016 > Online! CSS can be used in many ways to build complex, flexible designs. The addition of Sass, one of the most stable and powerful professional grade CSS extension languages, made CSS even more flexible. Join us for the 8th Annual CSS Summit and discover the tips and techniques to improve your CSS, keep it lean, responsive, and ready for the future. From Flexbox to Style Guides, from Animations to Video, our experts can help you discover ways to create your best CSS and Sass layouts. more ...

Up & Running with Snapchat

Free Summer Seminar > June 16, 2016 > Online! Snapchat is a great app for your social repertoire, but it can be terrifying for first-time users. Presenter Chris Enns will walk you through Snapchat’s features, including settings, filters and other fun stuff. Then, he’ll cover some features and techniques that will help you get the most out of Snapchat, whether you plan to be a casual user, or want to promote your business or event. more ...

AccessU Summit 2016

Broadcasting Live From the AccessU Conference > May 10, 2016 > Online! We are thrilled to broadcast select sessions from the annual AccessU Conference, a gathering of some of the most well-known Accessiblity experts in the world. The AccessU Summit is co-curated by Accessibility non-profit Knowbility, and always includes sessions to help you make your web presence truly universal. more ...

RWD Summit 2016

Meeting the Challenge of Multi-Platform Design > March 29–31, 2015 > Online! We realized it a few years ago. Keeping up with every new device dimension and interface is a losing game. The real challenge is creating designs that work efficiently and beautifully, regardless of platform. Take a day to discover the newest Responsive Web Design techniques and change the way you build the Web. more ...

JS Summit 2016

Build a More Interactive Web > February 23—25, 2016 > Online! From Performance to Node, Maps to Cucumber, Small-Scale to Enterprise: JS Summit 2016 has you covered. Get the tips and techniques that use frameworks to their fullest. Learn from the pros how to tackle Javascript difficulties head-on with proven methods in use by some of the most popular sites on the Web. more ...

SVG Summit

Vector-Based Images for Performance and Beauty > January 21, 2016 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! Flexible, crisp, and interactive in different resolutions. Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) have proven to be the image format of choice for the multi-device web. During this full day of SVG talks, industry experts guide you through deep dives into what is possible with SVGs. You'll see tips, tricks, and solid workflow techniques already in use by some of the best sites on the web. more ...

Previously—2015


Perch CMS Summit

Content Management Without Compromises > December 10, 2015 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! Join fellow web and mobile professionals for a day of learning about this light-weight, flexible CMS. Find out where things are headed in the "State of Perch" opening session. Then dive into the techniques and best practices with respected industry experts—the team behind Perch CMS—Rachel Andrew and Drew McLellan. more ...

Sass Summit 2015

Smart CSS Preprocessing > November 18 & 19, 2015 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! Sass has become one of the most mature, stable, and powerful professional grade CSS extension languages in the world. Join us online for two days of Sass experts discussing the state of Sass and deep diving the features that can make your workflow easier: from building style guides, coding complex RWD layouts, and much more. more ...

UX Rebels Summit

Tackling Tough-But-Essential UX Tasks > November 17, 2015 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! Often out on their own and against the grain, the UX Rebel relies on wit and skill to navigate client relations, endure office politics, and realize their own career goals. The UX Rebels Summit recognizes the multidisciplinary approach and brings together the experts to tackle tough-but-relevant topics faced by every UX professional. Together, we can design stronger selves, better experiences, useful products, and flexible teams. more ...

CSS Dev Conference

The First Conference Devoted to CSS and All Its Front End Friends > October 26—28, 2015 > RMS Queen Mary in Long Beach, CA! Join us as we discover the latest at the intersection of CSS and Preprocessors, JavaScript, Responsive Web Design & Mobile at the fourth annual CSS Dev Conference. Four keynotes, three tracks and 21 community-chosen sessions make for a fast-paced two days of cutting edge Front End techniques. Add a workshop on Day Three and deep-dive into a specific CSS topic! more ...

Content Strategy Summit 2015

Because Everything Is Content > September 21 & 22, 2015 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! The Content Strategy Summit expands to two days! The challenge: planning for useful, comprehensive, relevant and timely information that adapts to multiple delivery platforms on the fly. Enter Content Strategy! We’ll gather some of the Web's most notable experts in content strategy and message architecture to help you hone your techniques for creating and organizing of meaningful, flexible content. more ...

Accessibility Summit 2015

Let’s Build a Web that Works for All of Us > September 8 & 9, 2015 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! Our popular Accessibility Summit returns for its sixth year! With flexible content delivery and adaptable applications, the truly Accessible Web is available to everyone all the time, regardless of ability. Spend some time with the Accessibility experts and find the inspiration and practical knowledge you need to make your Web presence truly universal. more ...

CSS Summit 2015

Master the Web’s Language of Design > July 7—9, 2015 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! Our first and most popular online event, The CSS Summit is back for it’s seventh year! This three-day online event brings cutting-edge tools and techniques right to your desktop. Choose any single-day ticket, or go for the best value—all three days of CSS topics at a great price! Get your CSS skills up-to-speed with the help of these internationally recognized speakers and educators. more ...

FrontEnd Summit 2015

Evolve Your Workflow to Suit Your Needs > June 2, 2015 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! As the web changes for the better, so do our tools. While keeping on top of industry changes is part of the job, fighting our tools that can help us do our job faster and better shouldn't be. In our second annual FrontEnd Summit, we deep dive into tools--some common like text editors and some relatively new to the scene like Grunt and Sketch--to see how they can help us stay on the right side of the cutting edge. more ...

People Skills for UX

The Skills No One Told You You Needed. > May 27, 2015 > Online! > Many of us feel comfortable managing the nuts and bolts of research and design. What stumps us are people—delightfully difficult, unpredictable, and irrational. How do we get better at understanding, collaborating with, and motivating the people who are integral to our efforts to make experiences better? In People Skills for UX, Rosenfeld Media brings together four critical soft skills themes: listening, facilitation, negotiation, and leadership. We’ll do it with a unique outside-in twist: pairing presentations by experts from outside the design world with responses from UX experts who are deeply in it. more ...

Experience Design for the Internet of Things

Design Drives the Future. Get up to speed. > May 20, 2015 > Online! > Six of the smartest people working in design and the Internet of Things will share actionable advice and the essential knowledge you need to create extraordinary IoT experiences. Advance your craft to master the mix of digital and physical in the increasingly connected world. Get ready to create the next generation of user experience as leading designers share their knowledge, tools, and techniques. more ...

AccessU Summit

Broadcast Live from the AccessU Conference > May 12, 2015 > Online! > With flexible content delivery and adaptable applications, the truly Accessible Web is available to everyone all the time, regardless of ability. Spend some time with the Accessibility experts and find the inspiration and practical knowledge you need to make your Web presence truly universal. more ...

Sherpa Summit

Web Standards Sherpa Goes Out With a Bang! > April 23, 2015 > Online! > Web Standards Sherpa and Environments for Humans are joining forces to celebrate web design best practices and bid a fond farewell to Shirley the Goat. Meet some of the Sherpa authors at this one day virtual conference—and bring your burning questions to the two open Q&A sessions. Proceeds from the event will preserve all Sherpa content for future reference. more ...

Craft CMS Summit

The 2nd Annual Online, Live Craft CMS Conference > April 22, 2015 > Online! Craft might be new, but the lightweight, flexible, and powerful content management system is gaining followers. From independent freelancers to large web+mobile agencies, Craft is relied on to get the job done by Web craftsmen all over the world. In this one-day conference, we look at the State of Craft and deep dive into a series of presentations to give attendees smarter and faster ways to build the web. more ...

RWD Summit 2015

Meeting the Challenge of Multi-Platform Design > March 10–12, 2015 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Now that the growth of the mobile Web has outpaced the desktop, Web designers and developers are at a crossroads. The race to keep up with every new device dimension and interface could easily dwarf the pain of dealing with browser quirks, but only if we let it! Take a day to discover the newest Responsive Web Design techniques and change the way you build the Web. more ...

Javascript Summit 2015

For a More Interactive Web > February 10–12, 2015 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Wait—what? That’s not déja vu, you’re experiencing: we’ve changed our schedule for 2015 and brought the JavaScript Summit back at a different time, with an a brand new set of talks! Learn from the pros how to tackle Javascript difficulties head-on with proven methods in use by some of the most popular sites on the Web. more ...

Previously—2014


Javascript Summit 2014

For a More Interactive Web > November 18–20, 2013 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! The Javascript Summit returns with a great new lineup of talks! JavaScript's power and flexibility make it easier to add dynamic interactive features, animation and personalization to almost any layout. Learn from the pros how to tackle Javascript difficulties head-on with proven methods in use by some of the most popular sites on the Web. more ...

NEW! Sass Summit

Smart CSS Preprocessing > November 6, 2014 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! We’ve been hosting talks on Sass and Compass since 2010 as part of our popular CSS Summit. Now that it’s one of the most mature, stable, and powerful professional grade CSS extension languages in the world, the time is right for Sass to have its very own Summit. Join us for a day of Sass experts discussing the state of Sass and deep diving the features that make our workflow easier: from building style guides, coding complex RWD layouts, and much more. more ...

NEW! UX Futures Summit

Design for the Big Picture > November 5, 2014 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! What might design work—and the designed world—look like in 10, 20 or 50 years? What role will we have in shaping that world? And when we look back at the impact of UX—and the success of our own careers—will it be with pride or regret? We've asked the experts to take you back and forth in time—they’ll inspire you to design for the future, and to design the future itself. more ...

CSS Dev Conference

Cutting Edge CSS in the French Quarter > October 13—15, 2014 > New Orleans, Louisiana! Join Chris Coyier, Rebecca Murphey, Dan Cederholm, and more as we discover the latest at the intersection of CSS and Preprocessors (Sass, Compass, etc.), JavaScript, Responsive Web Design & Mobile at the third annual CSS Dev Conference. Two keynotes, 24 sessions and three tracks make for a fast-paced two-day immersion into modern CSS techniques. Open call for sessions until April 15! Be a part of the program! more ...

ARTIFACT Providence

Design for a Multi-Device World > September 29—October 1, 2014 > Providence, Rhode Island! Artifact returns—join us in Providence for this popular conference devoted to the changing world of design. See real world examples of responsive workflows, prototyping strategies, new tools, and deliverables and decide which ones will help YOU adapt. Sessions and workshops are packed with plenty of how-to information and practical takeaways, topped off with a layer of inspiration. more ...

Accessibility Summit 2014

Let’s Build a Web that Works for All of Us > September 9 & 10, 2014 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! Our popular Accessibility Summit expands to two days in its fifth year! With flexible content delivery and adaptable applications, the truly Accessible Web is available to everyone all the time, regardless of ability. Spend some time with the Accessibility experts and find the inspiration and practical knowledge you need to make your Web presence truly universal. more ...

NEW! FrontEnd Summit

Evolve Your Workflow to Suit Your Needs > August 21, 2014 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! As the web changes for the better, so do our tools. Keeping on top of industry changes is part of the job, but struggling against new tools that can help us do our job faster and better shouldn't be. In this special FrontEnd Summit, we demystify the new stuff and help you stay on the right side of the cutting edge. more ...

Digital Biz Summit

Working Well on the Web > August 20, 2014 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! The Web Design industry is constantly changing, which means management practices must continue to evolve. Spend some time with business owners and managers who navigate a constantly-shifting landscape every day. From tackling operations and project management to expectations and people management, these experts have it covered! more ...

Content Strategy Summit

Because EVERYTHING is Content. > August 19, 2014 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! As the web continues to grow and delivery platforms multiply, so does the challenge of planning for useful, comprehensive, relevant and timely information that adapts on the fly. Enter Content Strategy! Discover more effective techniques for organizing and executing the creation of meaningful, flexible content. more ...

CSS Summit 2014

Master the Web’s Language of Design > July 15—17, 2014 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! The CSS Summit returns for it’s sixth year. This popular three-day online event brings cutting-edge tools and techniques right to your desktop. Choose any single-day ticket, or go for the best value—all three days of CSS topics at a great price! Get your CSS skills up-to-speed with the help of these internationally recognized speakers and educators. more ...

WP Summit

Content Management for the Masses > June 18, 2014 > Online! WordPress powers over 72 million sites across the Web, from international news organizations & universities to non-profit organizations and niche bloggers. Learn some cutting-edge tips and techniques from experts who work with WordPress every day to create sites large and small. more ...

Craft CMS Summit

Take a Look at a New CMS > June 17, 2014 > Online! Craft might be new, but the lightweight, flexible, and powerful content management system is gaining followers. From independent freelancers to large web+mobile agencies, Craft is relied on to go get the job done by craftsmen of the web all over the world. In this inaugural one-day conference, we look at the State of Craft and deep dive into a series of presentations to give attendees smarter and faster ways to build the web. more ...

AccessU Summit

Broadcast Live from the AccessU Conference > May 12, 2014 > Online! > With flexible content delivery and adaptable applications, the truly Accessible Web is available to everyone all the time, regardless of ability. Spend some time with the Accessibility experts and find the inspiration and practical knowledge you need to make your Web presence truly universal. more ...

ARTIFACT Austin

Design for a Multi-Device World > May 4—6, 2014 > Austin, Texas! Artifact returns—join us in Austin for this popular conference devoted to the changing world of design. See real world examples of responsive workflows, prototyping strategies, new tools, and deliverables and decide which ones will help YOU adapt. Sessions and workshops are packed with plenty of how-to information and practical takeaways, topped off with a layer of inspiration. more ...

Rosenfeld Summit

32 Awesomely Practical UX Tips > April 24, 2014 > Online! We've teamed up with Rosenfeld Media and asked six of the smartest people in the User Experience industry to share the most essential tips that designers and researchers need to know. They came up with 32 incredibly valuable pieces of advice that will dramatically improve and strengthen your UX practice! Join us for a full day of tips that will surprise, inspire, and leave you with a better understanding of state-of-the-art UX. Recordings available ...

The RWD Summit

The Challenge of Multi-Platform Design > April 1, 2 & 3, 2014 > Online! Now that the mobile Web has outpaced the desktop, designers and developers are at a crossroads. The race to keep up with every new device dimension and interface could easily dwarf the pain of dealing with browser quirks! The RWD Summit has expanded to three days to help you discover the newest Responsive Web Design techniques and change the way you build the Web. Recordings available ...

In Control Orlando 2014

Web + Mobile Design Conference > February 17–19, 2014 > 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET > Downtown Orlando, FL! Join us for two days of tips, techniques, and the inspiration you need to take your projects to the next level. We’ve re-tooled the schedule and added a few more speakers to this popular Orlando conference—now in its 5th year! Register soon to save on ticket prices. Workshops also available February 19! more ...

Previously—2013


Javascript Summit 2013

For a More Interactive Web > November 19–21, 2013 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! The Javascript Summit returns! JavaScript's power and flexibility make it easier to add dynamic interactive features, animation and personalization to almost any layout, and popular frameworks make it even easier to implement on your sites and apps than ever before. Learn from the pros how to tackle Javascript difficulties head-on with proven methods in use by some of the most popular sites on the Web.more ...

Artifact Providence

Design for a Multi-Device World > November 4—6, 2013 > Providence, Rhode Island! Artifact returns—join us in Providence for this popular conference devoted to the changing world of design. See real world examples of responsive workflows, prototyping strategies, new tools, and deliverables and decide which ones will help YOU adapt. Sessions and workshops are packed with plenty of how-to information and practical takeaways, topped off with a layer of inspiration. more ...

CSS Dev Conference

Where Cutting-Edge CSS Meets the Mountains > October 21—23, 2013 > 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. MST > Estes Park, Colorado! Join Chris Coyier, Estelle Weyl, Jonathan Snook, and more as we discover the latest at the intersection of CSS and Preprocessors (Sass, Compass, etc.), JavaScript, Responsive Web Design & Mobile at the second annual CSS Dev Conference. Two keynotes, 24 sessions and three tracks make for a fast-paced two-day immersion into modern CSS techniques. more ...

Content Strategy Summit 2013

Because EVERYTHING is Content. > September 17, 2013 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online!As the web continues to grow and delivery platforms multiply, so does the challenge of planning for useful, comprehensive, relevant and timely information that adapts on the fly. Enter Content Strategy! Discover more effective techniques for organizing and executing the creation of meaningful, flexible content. more ...

Rosenfeld Mobile UX Summit

27 Tips & Two Case Studies > September 12, 2013 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Rosenfeld Media has put together another great lineup of User Experience experts to bring you the best techniques in Mobile UX! Spend a day immersed in case studies and soaking up tips from real-life projects. You?ll walk away with new insight and a focused set of tools to tackle your own Mobile UX challenges. more ...

Accessibility Summit 2013

Building a Web that Works for Everyone > September 10–11, 2013 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Our popular Accessibility Summit expands to two days in its fourth year! With flexible content delivery and adaptable applications, the truly Accessible Web is available to everyone all the time, regardless of ability. Spend some time with the Accessibility experts and find the inspiration and practical knowledge you need to make your Web presence truly universal. more ...

Digital Biz Summit

Working Well on the Web > August 20, 2013 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! Our first Design Business event! The Web Design industry is constantly evolving, which means management practices must continue to evolve. Spend some time with business owners and managers who navigate a constantly-shifting landscape every day. From tackling operations and project management to expectations and people management, these experts have it covered! more ...

CSS Summit 2013

Master the Web’s Language of Design > July 23—25, 2013 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! The CSS Summit returns with THREE full days of cutting-edge tools and techniques. Choose Day One for a full day of CSS3 training, Day Two for more advanced CSS topics, or Day Three to learn more about preprocessors like SASS. Or, go for the best value—all three days of CSS topics at a great price! Get your CSS skills up-to-speed with the help of these internationally recognized speakers and educators. more ...

Engine Summit 2013

Master Elegant Content Management > June 12, 2013 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! > The Engine Summit tackles special topics for working with ExpressionEngine, one of the fastest-growing content management systems on the web. Spend time with professionals who create, customize, and deploy ExpressionEngine-powered sites every day! Recordings Available!

WP Summit 2013

Content Management for the Masses > June 11, 2013 > 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT > Online! > WordPress powers over 72 million sites across the Web, from international news organizations & universities to non-profit organizations and niche bloggers. Join us at The WP Summit and learn some cutting-edge tips and techniques from experts who work with WordPress every day to create sites large and small. Recordings Available!

The Rosenfeld Summit

31 Awesomely Practical UX Tips > May 29, 2013 > Online! We've teamed up with Rosenfeld Media and asked six of the smartest people in the User Experience industry to share the most essential tips that designers and researchers need to know. They came up with 31 incredibly valuable pieces of advice that will dramatically improve and strengthen your UX practice! Join us for a full day of tips that will surprise, inspire, and leave you with a better understanding of state-of-the-art UX. more ...

Artifact Austin

Design for a Multi-Device World > May 13–15, 2013 > Austin, Texas! This is your chance to focus on the design process—how you do your creative work and how you communicate those ideas to clients, stakeholders, and developers. See real world examples of responsive workflows, prototyping strategies, new tools, and deliverables and decide which ones will help YOU adapt. Sessions and workshops are packed with plenty of how-to information and practical takeaways, topped off with a layer of inspiration. more ...

The RWD Summit

The Challenge of Multi-Platform Design > April 16, 17 & 18, 2013 > Online! Now that the growth of the mobile Web has outpaced the desktop, designers and developers are at a crossroads. The race to keep up with every new device dimension and interface could easily dwarf the pain of dealing with browser quirks! The RWD Summit has expanded to three days to help you discover the newest Responsive Web Design techniques and change the way you build the Web. more ...

The .eduGuru Summit

Higher Ed Web Strategy and Development > March 27 & 28, 2013 > Online! Join some of Higher Education’s experts in Web Strategy & Development for an all-new, two-day online conference, The .eduGuru Summit! Sharpen your governance and social media game plans in Tuesday’s Strategy Track, tackle coding, CMS & data challenges in Wednesday’s Technical Track, or become a true guru by attending both days. more ...

In Control Orlando

Web Design Conference > February 17–19, 2013 > 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET > Downtown Orlando, FL! Join us for two days of tips, techniques, and the inspiration you need to take your sites to the next level. Longer presentations let you dive deeper into the material, and limited enrollment makes for a more intimate, cohesive experience. Register soon preconference Workshops also available February 17! more ...

SMACSS Workshop with Jonathan Snook

Scalable and Modular Architecture for CSS > Choose January 21, 6—11 p.m. or January 22, 11—4 p.m. EST > Online! We’ve teamed up with CSS Expert and frequent E4H Contributor Jonathan Snook to bring his popular SMACSS Workshop directly to you, online! This is your chance to participate in the SMACSS Workshop from the comfort of your own home or office. We’ll spend 5 hours diving into Scalable and Modular Architecture for CSS with review, Q&A, and exercises. Workshops are limited to 50 registrants, so we’ll have time to answer everyone’s questions, too. more ...

Previously—2012


CSS Dev Conference

Cutting Edge CSS on the Shores of Waikiki > December 5, 2012 > 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m. HAST > Honolulu, Hawaii! Join Chris Coyier, Paul Irish, Estelle Weyl, and more as we discover the latest in the intersection of CSS and Preprocessors (Sass, Compass, etc.), JavaScript, Responsive Web Design & Mobile at the first annual CSS Dev Conference. Two keynotes, twenty sessions and five tracks make for a fast-paced full-day immersion into modern CSS techniques. more ...

In Control Honolulu

Web Design Conference > December 3-4, 2012 > 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. HAST > Honolulu, Hawaii! Spend two content-rich days with some of the most forward-thinking Designers and Developers building today’s Web. Limited enrollment and longer sessions allow for more meaningful interaction with our expert speakers and fellow attendees. Join us to expand your skill set and use updated techniques to refine your Web design craft. Preconference Workshops also available December 2! more ...

The JavaScript Summit

For a More Interactive Web > November 13—15, 2012 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! JavaScript permeates every corner of the Web, with 99% of site visitors using JavaScript-enabled browser. JavaScript's power and flexibility make it easier to add dynamic interactive features, animation and personalization to almost any layout, and popular frameworks make it even easier to implement on your sites and apps than ever before. Get the tips and techniques that use frameworks to their fullest. Learn from the pros how to tackle Javascript difficulties head-on with proven methods in use by some of the most popular sites on the Web. more ...

Mobile JS Summit 2012

Building the Portable Web > November 12, 2012 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! Mobile web use is spreading eight times faster than the desktop. Smartphone sales will surpass PC sales in 2012. The Mobile Javascript Summit helps you tackle the challenge of creating the Mobile Web. Spend a day sharpening your skills on mobile JavaScript frameworks, mobile design and mobile best practices. more ...

Content Strategy Summit 2012

Because Everything Is Content. > September 27, 2012 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! As the web continues to grow and delivery platforms multiply, so does the challenge of planning for useful, comprehensive, relevant and timely information that adapts on the fly. Enter Content Strategy! Discover more effective techniques for organizing and executing the creation of meaningful, flexible content. more ...

UX Web Summit 2012

Improving User Experience > September 26, 2012 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Great user experience (UX) can mean the difference between merely having a web presence and truly engaging your visitors so they'll gladly come back over and over again. Practical techniques to create the best UX are hard to come by, though. Join some of the Web's most experienced UX professionals as they share experiences culled from working on sites big and small.more ...

Accessibility Summit 2012

Let’s Build a Web That Works for All of Us > September 25, 2012 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Our Third Annual Accessibility Summit is packed with information and resources you can use every day. With flexible content delivery and adaptable applications, the truly Accessible Web is available to everyone all the time, regardless of ability. Spend some time with the Accessibility experts and find the inspiration and practical knowledge you need to make your Web presence truly universal. more ...

Web Performance Summit 2012

Make Your Sites Leaner and Faster > August 29, 2012 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! High performance sites mean better experiences for visitors and more favorable rankings from Google! Discover the tools and techniques used every day to optimize some of the biggest, most high-traffic sites on the web. Learn solutions for everything from optimal scripts and loading patterns to caching and mobile platform considerations. Recordings Available!

RWD Summit

Tackle the Challenge of Creating Sites that Work on All Devices > August 28, 2012 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! Now that the growth of the mobile Web has outpaced the desktop, designers and developers are at a crossroads. The race to keep up with every new device dimension and interface could easily dwarf the pain of dealing with browser quirks, but only if we let it! Take a day to discover the newest Responsive Web Design techniques and change the way you build the Web. Recordings Available!

CSS Summit 2012

Master the Web’s Language of Design > July 31 & August 1 & 2, 2012 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! The CSS Summit returns with THREE full days of cutting-edge tools and techniques. Choose Day One for a full day of CSS3 training, Day Two for more advanced CSS topics, or Day Three to learn more about preprocessors like SASS. Or, go for the best value—all three days of CSS topics at a great price! Get your CSS skills up-to-speed with the help of these internationally recognized speakers and educators. Recordings Available!

WP Summit 2012

Content Management for the Masses > May 30, 2012 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! > WordPress powers over 72 million sites across the Web, from international news organizations & universities to non-profit organizations and niche bloggers. Join us at The WP Summit and learn some cutting-edge tips and techniques from experts who work with WordPress every day to create sites large and small. Recordings Available!

Engine Summit 2012

Master Elegant Content Management > May 29, 2012 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! > The Engine Summit tackles special topics for working with ExpressionEngine, one of the fastest-growing content management systems on the web. Spend time with professionals who create, customize, and deploy ExpressionEngine-powered sites every day! Recordings Available!

The AccessU Summit

Building an Open Web for All of Us > May 15, 2012 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CDT > Online! > With flexible content delivery and adaptable applications, the truly Accessible Web is available to everyone all the time, regardless of ability. Spend some time with the Accessibility experts and find the inspiration and practical knowledge you need to make your Web presence truly universal. Recordings Available!
We will be broadcasting live from Knowbility’s annual AccessU conference!

The .eduGuru Summit

Higher Ed Marketing & Web Development > April 10 & 11 > 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT > Online! Join some of the Web's most notable experts in Higher Education Internet Marketing & Web Development for an all-new, two-day online conference, The .eduGuru Summit! Sharpen your online strategies in Tuesday’s Marketing Track, tackle technical challenges in Wednesday’s Technical Track, or become a true guru by attending both days. (Recordings Available!

In Control Orlando

Web Design Conference > February 20 & 21 > 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET > Downtown Orlando, FL! Join us for two days of tips, techniques, and the inspiration you need to take your sites to the next level. Longer presentations let you dive deeper into the material, and limited enrollment makes for a more intimate, cohesive experience. Register soon—you don’t want to miss this amazing lineup of expert speakers at a great price! more ...

Previously—2011


The 3rd Annual jQuery Summit

A More Beautiful, Interactive Web > November 15 & 16, 2011 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CDT > Online! Released in 2006, jQuery is a cross-browser JavaScript library designed to simplify the client-side scripting of HTML. Since then it's become an essential component of over 25% of all Web sites. This two-day online conference includes a Designer Track and Developer track. Attend one or both days and learn troubleshooting and best practices from the experts. Recordings Available!

The Accessibility Summit

Building an Open Web for All of Us > September 27, 2011 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! With flexible content delivery and adaptable applications, the truly Accessible Web is available to everyone all the time, regardless of ability. Spend some time with the Accessibility experts and find the inspiration and practical knowledge you need to make your Web presence truly universal. Recordings Available!

The UX Web Summit

Improving User Experience > September 28, 2011 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Great user experience (UX) means repeat visitors. Practical techniques to create the best UX are hard to come by, though. Join some of the Web's most experienced UX professionals as they share experiences culled from working on sites big and small. Learn from the pros how design, content & code come together to create some of the most popular sites on the Web. Recordings Available!

Mobile Javascript Summit

Building the Mobile Web > August 30, 2011 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! The Mobile web grows eight times faster than the desktop, and smartphone sales will surpass PC sales in 2012. The Mobile Javascript Summit helps you tackle the everyday challenges of creating the Mobile Web. Spend a day sharpening your skills on mobile JavaScript frameworks, mobile design and mobile best practices. (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

The Third Annual CSS Summit

Master the Web’s Language of Design > July 26 & 27, 2011 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! The CSS Summit returns with two full days of cutting-edge tools and techniques. Choose Day One for a full day of CSS3 training, or Day Two for more advanced CSS topics. Or, go for the best value—both days of CSS topics at a great price! Get your CSS skills up-to-speed with the help of these internationally recognized speakers and educators. (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

Engine Summit 3

Master Elegant Content Management > June 7, 2011 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! The Engine Summit tackles special topics for working with ExpressionEngine, one of the fastest-growing content management systems on the web. Spend time with professionals who create, customize, and deploy ExpressionEngine-powered sites every day! (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

The 2nd Annual Web Performance Summit

Make Your Site Leaner & Faster > May 25 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Sure, your style sheets are tidy and your code validates, but you know that your load times could be better, your files could be leaner, and that the whole site could be faster and more reliable. Enter the experts! Discover the tools and techniques used every day to optimize some of the biggest, most high-traffic sites on the web.(View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

The .eduGuru Summit

Higher Ed Marketing & Web Development > March 22 & 23 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Join some of the Web's most notable experts in Higher Education Internet Marketing & Web Development for an all-new, two-day online conference, The .eduGuru Summit! Sharpen your online strategies in Tuesday’s Marketing Track, tackle technical challenges in Wednesday’s Technical Track, or become a true guru by attending both days. (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

In Control Orlando

Web Design Workshop Conference > February 21 & 22 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET > Downtown Orlando, FL The In Control Web Workshop Conference returns this February 21 & 22 to Orlando, Florida. Longer presentations let you dive deeper into the material, and limited enrollment makes for a more intimate, cohesive experience. Register soon—you don’t want to miss this amazing lineup of expert speakers at a great price! (View legacy site)

2010


The 2nd Annual jQuery Summit

A More Beautiful, Interactive Web > November 16 & 17, 2010 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Whether it’s to create more dynamic user experiences or just to add more functionality and aesthetic appeal, JavaScript has become an essential tool, and jQuery is the most popular JavaScript Library in use today. For The 2nd Annual jQuery Summit, we’ve split the content into two days: a Designer Track on November 16, and a Developer Track on November 17. Choose one or both to take your skills deeper! (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

Engine Summit 2

Master Elegant Content Management > October 26, 2010 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Our second Engine Summit covers the ins and outs of ExpressionEngine, one of the fastest-growing content management systems on the web. Spend time with professionals who create, customize, and deploy ExpressionEngine-powered sites every day. (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

The Accessibility Summit

Build the Open Web for Everyone > September 30, 2010 > 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET > Online! Creating an open, accessible web is just best practice. With flexible content delivery and usable applications that benefit all of us, the truly Accessible Web is available to everyone all the time, regardless of ability. Spend some time with the Accessibility experts and find the inspiration and practical knowledge you need to make your Web presence truly universal. (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

CodeIgniter + MojoMotor Workshop

Spend the Day with Thomas Myer > September 13, 2010 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! Join Thomas Myer for 6 hours of focused, in-depth instruction! Spend the morning working with CodeIgniter, a powerful framework for PHP, and discover efficient ways to create and deploy apps. In the afternoon, you’ll have a chance to get your feet wet with MojoMotor, EllisLab’s newest quick-to-deploy and easy-to-use publishing engine. Don’t miss this chance to bring an expert to your desktop! (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

The iPhone iPad Summit

Developer Essentials for the iOS > August 25, 2010 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! You’ve got a killer iPhone or iPad application idea, now what do you need to know to get it built? How do you expand your web app or phone app knowledge? The iPhone iPad Summit covers a range of iOS topics from coding to UX, bringing together speakers and developers on the cutting edge of mobile development. Explore case studies, design and coding strategies, and ways to maximize the capabilities of iOS4. A must for any iOS developer! (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

The 2nd Annual CSS Summit

Master the Web’s Language of Design > July 28, 2010 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! The CSS Summit returns with great content you can use right now to improve your style sheets and create cutting-edge sites. Whether it's the implementation of the new techniques available in CSS3, mobile concerns, progressive enhancement or the ever-growing list of available fonts and how to use them, Web designers and developers will get up-to-speed with the help of these internationally recognized speakers and educators. (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

A More Perfect Union

Old Glory in HTML5 and CSS3 > July 1, 2010 > 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. CT > Online! In an encore performance, Christopher Schmitt presents his perennial favorite, updated in HTML5 and CSS3, just in time for the 4th of July! CSS radically changes the way we refine the presentation of our documents. As designers, though, we sometimes limit our designs by taking CSS properties at face value. In this fun-filled celebration of USA’s Independence Day and Web design nerdery, Christopher Schmitt walks you through strategies for working with CSS3 to create a rich visual presentation—the US Flag—out of HTML5. (View legacy site.)

The InterACT Summit

A Holistic Approach to Web Design > June 11, 2010 > 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. CT > Online! Along with members of the Web Standards Project (WaSP), we are proud to announce the launch of InterACT With Web Standards, a book that brings all aspects of web design together for teachers and students. To celebrate the release of the book, several of the authors come together online to give mini-tutorials in their fields of expertise. Bring your questions about teaching and learning Web Design! We’ll have some books to give away, too. The InterACT Summit is free for students and educators, and seating is limited. (View legacy site.)

Optimization Summit

Make Your Site Leaner & Faster> May 12, 2010 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online!High performance sites mean better experiences for visitors and fewer headaches for Designers and Developers. Sure, your style sheets are tidy and your code validates, but you know that your load times could be better, your files could be leaner, and that the whole site could be faster and more reliable. Enter the experts! Discover the tools and techniques used every day to optimize some of the biggest, most high-traffic sites on the web. Learn solutions for everything from optimal scripts and loading patterns to caching and mobile platform considerations. (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

The UX Web Summit

Improving User Experience > April 21, 2010 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! A great user experience can mean the difference between merely having a web presence and truly engaging your visitors so they’ll gladly come back over and over again. Practical techniques to create the best UX are hard to come by, though. Join some of the Web’s most experienced UX professionals as they share experiences culled from working on sites big and small. Learn from the pros how to tackle user experience difficulties head-on with proven methods in use by some of the most popular sites on the Web. (View legacy site—Recordings Available!)

CMS Days

Mastering Content Management > March 29—April 1, 2010 > 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT > Online! > Each CMS has its own strengths and quirks. Join us for four days of Summits in a row, with each day devoted to a different content management system:
> Drupal | Monday, 3/29
> ExpressionEngine | Tuesday, 3/30
> WordPress | Wed, 3/31
> Django | Thursday, 4/1
Learn how the pros set up a CMS and get practical advice on how to create and apply custom themes with less hassle. Best of all, you can come to one day if you only work with one CMS, or to all four days if you truly are a CMS warrior. (View legacy site)

In Control Orlando

Web Design Workshop Conference > February 22–23, 2010 > 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET > Orlando, Florida > Master your craft during two days of workshops with some of the Web’s most inspirational designers and developers. Longer sessions and hands-on exercises give you the chance to apply your new skills right away. Reserve your spot now! Attendance is limited to 100, creating more opportunities to interact with speakers and other attendees. (View legacy site)

The Workshop Summits

Bring the Experts to Your Desktop > January 14 & 15, 2010 > 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT > Online! > The Workshop Summit Series lets you build your skill set without having to leave your computer. Each Summit is a virtual conference—all you need is a computer and broadband internet connection to attend! Join us for four sessions chock full of essential information for today’s Web designers. You can attend any single workshop, or take advantage of our bulk discounts!
Day 1 - January 14, 2010
> Morning - HTML5 with Molly E. Holzschlag
> Afternoon - CSS3 with Christopher Schmitt
Day 2 - January 15, 2010
> Morning - Microformats with Emily Lewis
> Afternoon - Findability with Aarron Walter
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2009


The jQuery Summit

Build a more beautiful, useable Web > Thursday, November 19, 2009 > 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT > Online! > This Summit is for those who want to incorporate more JavaScript into their designs, whether it's to create more dynamic user experiences or just to add more funtionality and aesthetic appeal. The jQuery Summit is ideal for those who want to deepen their understanding of this powerful JavaScript framework. (View legacy site)

The DIY Summit

Design Solutions for One-Person Web Teams > Thursday, September 17, 2009 > 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT > Online! > Our next Summit is for those who “go it alone,” designing and managing entire websites by themselves, either by choice or by chance. Whether they are freelancers or in-house webmasters in a larger company or university, our goal for the DIY Summit is to streamline the workflow for those who don't have a team to fall back on. (View legacy site)

The CSS Summit

Master the Web's Language of Design > Saturday, July 17, 2009 > 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET > Online! > Ideal for any designer or programmer with with some CSS experience, The CSS Summit is perfect for developing your skillset a little more or overcome the more challenging issues faced when coding intermediate and advanced style sheets. (View legacy site)

In Control Cincinnati

Web Design Workshop Conference > June 11—12, 2009 > 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET > Cincinnati, Ohio > Learn from a diverse array of Web experts to use modern tools and techniques to refine your Web design craft now. Harness creative inspiration to unlock your potential, amplify innovation, and broaden your reach. Immerse yourself in two days of idea exchange with potential business partners who are as forward-thinking as you are. (View legacy site)

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