Created for obsessive-compulsive designers, Build is no ordinary web conference. From internationally renowned speakers to a jam-packed social calendar, Build is bringing the best of the web to Belfast this week.
The conference brings together the very best knowledge and resources on hot topics including the evolving web, seductive design, passion, expertise, usability and a richer typographic web.
Internationally renowned speakers include renowned American web design consultant and author Eric Meyer, EveryBlock co-founder and previous interactive designer for Apple, Wilson Miner and lead designer for Virb.com, Ryan Sims. They will be joined over the course of the event by Cardiff-based author and design consultant Mark Boulton, CEO of one of the UKs largest web development studios, Clearleft’s Andy Budd and celebrated Belgium-based user interface designer Tim Van Damme.
The workshop day sees Andy Budd presenting a full-day session on Guerrilla Usability Testing in addition to homegrown talent the Web Standardistas speaking on HTML 5 and CSS 3 as well as Phil Strain from Belfast-based user experience lab Ecliptic speaking on Accessibility 2.0.
The conference is also accompanied by a small programme of fringe events, including an evening lecture from London design studio Airside and a screening of the Gary Hustwit documentary film, Objectified.