10th Fronteers Conference, 5&6 October 2017

Fronteers Conference 2017 Workshops

On Wednesday October 4, the day before the conference, we're offering three practical full-day workshops for front-end developers. You can buy combo tickets that will give you access to the workshop of your choice and the conference itself.

In addition to the pitches below, we'll put up full-page descriptions to get you detailed overviews of the workshops!

Workshop: Web animation with Val Head

Val Head

A full-day deep-dive into modern web animation techniques with one of the world’s pre-eminent experts. Val Head will guide you through the intricacies of animation on the Web, vitally focussing on CSS, JS and SVG. This essential training will provide you with a solid overview of the possibilities to help you and your team successfully leverage Web animation in your projects.

Workshop: Responsive design workflow with Stephen Hay

Stephen Hay

Helping your team adopt a healthier, faster workflow for today’s web, responsive design expert Stephen Hay’s workshop is geared toward designers who aren’t afraid of stepping out of their comfort zone, as well as front-end developers who are heavily involved in the design process. Designers will be encouraged to consider using code and other developer tools in order to make their work easier and their design deliverables more effective.

Workshop: Build your own game and console using microcontrollers with Flaki

Flaki

In his workshop, Flaki will help you write your own retro-style HTML5 game using JS and Canvas, and run it on hardware that you get to tinker with. Great fun for developers who already love coding and want to write their own games, or those who want to strengthen their grip on core coding concepts. Perfect for anyone wanting to dip their toes into Hardware Hacking Wonderland: the workshop includes an 8-bit arduino-based handheld console.