Modern Web Conference

A virtual conference for front-end developers happening on

August 6-7, 2014

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You've never seen so much HTML, CSS, & JavaScript in one virtual conference!

Why YOU should attend – We bring the industry’s top front-end development experts together to deliver the latest training and tools you need to build today’s Modern Web using HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript. Get the ultimate conference experience from the comfort of your own office without the extra costs of travel!


Wednesday August 6

Web Technologies Track

Sharpen your web development skills through our focused sessions around the languages of the web, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and other beneficial frameworks and libraries. You can get this track with a complete conference pass or just buy the day.

* All times CDT. Click on title to see abstract
9:00 AMIntroduction to Sails.js
10:00 AMjQuery's "Kill Hitler" Features
11:00 AMUp and Running with Bootstrap
12:00 PMCSS can do THAT?
1:00 PMBreak
2:00 PMEvents and Messaging in JavaScript
3:00 PMAngularJS Directives For The Rest Of Us
4:00 PMCSS3 Animations

Thursday August 7

Developer Workflow Track

Without the right tools, developers can end up spending much of their time on basic setup and ongoing project maintenance. This track will focus on tools to enhance your workflow, increase code quality, and let you concentrate on true innovation. You can get this track with a complete conference pass or just buy the day.

* All times CDT. Click on title to see abstract
9:00 AMGetting Git
10:00 AMDon't forget to cover your client side
11:00 AMThere's More to Life Than Chrome...
12:00 PMBower In Practice: A Package Manager for Web Developers
1:00 PMBreak
2:00 PMOh the Memories! - An Introduction to Browser Memory Leak Testing
3:00 PMGrunt-ify Your Front-End Development
4:00 PMPersonal Cloud Development with Vagrant


What to Expect

How will I watch the conference?

We will be sending out links to join the conference for each day to registered attendees. The link will download the appropriate software needed and install it before connecting. Please look for that email at the very latest the night before the conference.

We will be using a version of Citrix GoToWebinar or GoToTraining depending on the number of attendees. Currently the supported platforms are Windows and Mac. Linux computers and mobile devices are currently not supported.

Will the talks be recorded?

We will be recording the talks and making them available to anyone who registers even if you did not attend the live sessions.

How long will each session be?

Each session will be 50 minutes long with a 10 minute break between talks. There will also be a 1 hour break/lunch in the middle of the day.


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