Webstock 2014 will consist of:

– three days of intimate hands-on workshops with industry leaders (Monday-Wednesday)
– two days of action packed, talent-laden, 20+ session conference proper (Thursday-Friday)

Receive a discount to workshops when also attending the main conference. The discounted price for workshops is indicated by *

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Pre-conference Workshops

Monday 10th February
Workshop Time Cost
Use Your Words: Content Strategy to influence behaviour SOLD OUT
Liz Danzico

Scalable and Modular Architecture for CSS SOLD OUT
Jonathan Snook

How to Design Microinteractions SOLD OUT
Dan Saffer

Tuesday 11th February
Workshop Time Cost
Collaborative Research for Better Results SOLD OUT
Erika Hall

Designing for Touch SOLD OUT
Josh Clark

Emotional Design SOLD OUT
Aarron Walter

Wednesday 12th February
Workshop Time Cost
Creative Thinking Hacks / Mastering Creative Thinking SOLD OUT
Scott Berkun

Everything You Wanted to Know About Responsive Design…And Less! SOLD OUT
Brad Frost

Become a Data Superhero: Assembling Your Visualization Utility Belt SOLD OUT
Sha Hwang

‘Even the government can do it’: How to change your organisation to put the needs of users first SOLD OUT
Tom Loosemore


Main Webstock Conference

Thursday 13th February
Time Speaker
- Conference registration
- Conference opening
- Scott Berkun
The Year Without Pants: WordPress.com & The Future of Work
- Josh Clark
Mind the Gap: Designing in the Space Between Devices
- Erika Hall
Beyond Measure
- Morning tea
- Aarron Walter
Connected UX
- Dan Saffer
Designing with Details
- Liza Kindred
The Future of Commerce
- Lunch

Eat all the food!

- Nelly Ben Hayoun
Crafting the impossible
- Jen Bekman
Stick around and fix it
- Anne Helen Petersen
What we talk about when we talk about Brangelina
- Afternoon tea

Plus, it’s beer o’clock with Garage Project and the Webstock API!

- Jessica Hagy
New Zealanders explain the Internet
- Charlie Todd
Causing a Scene
- Evening soiree

Have a drink or two and catch up with your fellow Webstockers!
Finger food provided and cash bar operating.

- BNZ Start-Up Alley

With your MC for the evening, Nat Torkington.

Friday 14th February
Time Speaker
- Welcome
- Andy Baio
The Indiepocalypse
- Tom Loosemore
Institutions: An internet survival guide
- Morning tea
- Spoek Mathambo
Internet Culture and the South African Electronic Music Scene
- Liz Danzico
The Hidden Forces of Design
- Hannah Donovan
Sometimes You Need to Draw Animals
- Lunch

Eat all the rest of the food!

- Maciej Ceglowski
Our Comrade the Electron
- Sha Hwang
The Future Happens So Much
- Afternoon tea

Plus, it’s beer o’clock with Garage Project and the Webstock API!

- Paula Scher
All design is social
- Clive Thompson
The new literacies
- Derek Sivers
The Meaning of Life
- Conference closing
- The Webstock after-party in association with Campaign Monitor!

Featuring, live and exclusive from South Africa, a DJ set from Mr Spoek Mathambo!