The speakers

Kelli Anderson

Kelli Anderson Website

Artist/designer and tinkerer, who’s pushing the limits of ordinary materials and formats by seeking out hidden possibilities in the physical and digital world. See more »

Artur Bergman

Artur Bergman

Enemy of the slow. Founder of Fastly. See more »

Tom Coates

Tom Coates Website

Founder and president of Product Club, former Yahoo! Head of Product for product incubator Brickhouse & creator of Fire Eagle. Adviser to Lanyrd and Weathermob. See more »

Jim Coudal

Jim Coudal Website

Founder of Coudal Partners, a small design/creative studio in Chicago. Creator of the Field Notes Brand; Layer Tennis and The Deck, a large targeted online ad network. See more »

Chris Coyier

Chris Coyier Website

Designer & Developer. Co-founder of CodePen. Writer at CSS-Tricks. Podcaster at ShopTalk. See more »

Adam Greenfield

Adam Greenfield Website

Author of Everyware: The dawning age of ubiquitous computing (2006), Urban Computing and Its Discontents (2007) and the forthcoming The City Is Here For You To Use. See more »

John Gruber

John Gruber Website

Writer and publisher of Daring Fireball. Previously co-host of "The Talk Show" on the 5by5 Radio Network. See more »

Kitt Hodsden

Kitt Hodsden Website

Twitter engineer and Ultimate player See more »

Clay Johnson

Clay Johnson Website

Co-founder of Blue State Digital - creators of Obama’s online campaign for the presidency in 2008. Former director of Sunlight Labs. See more »

Jason Kottke

Jason Kottke Website

Developer and highly renowned blogger & editor of kottke.org. Creator of Silkscreen. Currently hard at work on Stellar, a web app for tracking and discovering your favorite things online. See more »

Michael Lopp

Michael Lopp Website

Silicon Valley-based engineering manager, author of two books, Being Geek, Managing Humans, and a blog, Rands in Repose. Formerly of Apple. See more »

Karen McGrane

Karen McGrane Website

Acclaimed content strategist and user experience designer. Author of Content Strategy for Mobile. See more »

Craig Mod

Craig Mod Website

Writer, designer and publisher, researching the future of publishing and reading and its impact on education. Former product designer at Flipboard. 2011 TechFellow. See more »

Mike Monteiro

Mike Monteiro Website

Well-dressed and always opinionated. Co-founder of Mule Design. See more »

Miranda Mulligan

Miranda Mulligan

Journalist, designer and an Internaut! Executive Director of The Knight Lab. Formerly Design director for digital at The Boston Globe. See more »

Aza Raskin

Aza Raskin Website

Founder and CEO of Massive Health, former Creative Lead for Firefox, a founding member of Mozilla Labs. See more »

Garr Reynolds

Garr Reynolds Website

Writer; designer and author of the internationally best-selling books, “Presentation Zen” and “The Naked Presenter”. See more »

Eric Rodenbeck

Eric Rodenbeck Website

Founder, CEO and Creative Director of Stamen Design, renowned for creating compelling data visualization. See more »

Jason Scott

Jason Scott Website

Filmmaker, historian and archivist tirelessly dedicated to preserving our digital history and a shaking fist of rage and disbelief. See more »

Robin Sloan

Robin Sloan Website

Writer. Media Inventor. Former Twitter manager. Notable thinker on the future of digital culture. See more »

Bruce Sterling

Bruce Sterling Website

Science fiction author, design essayist, Net critic and a founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation. See more »

Tricia Wang

Tricia Wang Website

Writer, sociologist and global tech ethnographer researching how technology makes us human. See more »

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