May 16-18 2012
Wednesday, May 16 registration is at 8-8:30am Classes run from 8:30 - 12 and again at 1-5pm
Thursday, May 17, 8:00 - 8:30 a.m. - Pre-conference registration and badge pick-up only.
Friday, May 18, Registration and badge pick-up.
Kansas City Missouri, Marriott on the Plaza.
The Hands-on classes are now at the hotel next door, Holiday Inn for the 16th.
Early Bird through April 1, 2012
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. each day.
3 main tracks – Designer, developer, and mobilel.
Registration has started
|8:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.|
From Desktop to Mobile:
Designing Responsively - a quick class in wireframing for responsive web design
From InDesign to iPad:
Take your publications to the next level with a hands-on workshop where you will design a rich-media e-magazine, e-newsletter, e-catalog, or e-yearbook in InDesign and prepare it for publication on the iPad in several formats including Adobe Digital Publishing Suite.
|1:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.|
WordPress Multisite Management
This half-day workshop would focus on creating a WordPress Multisite environment for users that need to manage multiple websites or blogs easily. We will go from start to finish and show every aspect of blog creation, management, and maintenance along the way.
Intro mobile development
This training course will introduce you to the basics of developing a jQuery Mobile/PhoneGap application. We will introduce you some of the design consideration in developing mobile applications. We build some of the on device capabilities. We will explore using custom themes.Testing and debugging
Finally deploying the app to device.
There are a million ways to make things move for the web these days. There's an overwhelming amount of new possibilities and it 's tough to decided where to start! We'll look at how to get the most out of your transitions and animations by going beyond just start and end points and applying our design eye to those ever important in-between parts. That's where the real power of animation lies. We want elegant and meaningful animation, not obtrusive or meaningless fluff!
Day 1 Thursday May 17
Registration: 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
8:30 – 9:20 Keynote – Terry Ryan and Ryan Stewart
|9:45 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.|
|Justin Seeley - From Mockup to Masterpiece||Joseph Labrecque– The Flashy Side of Adobe Edge||Chris Griffith– Choosing the Right Mobile Development Platform|
|10:45 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.|
|Chris Georgenes - Animation with a Glorified Hack||Rob Huddleston - Building Websites using Adobe Creative Suite Next and Adobe Creative Cloud: A complete workflow||Terry Ryan - Building a mobile workflow with Phonegap and HTML5|
|11:35 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.BOF/Lunch with the Speakers|
|1:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.|
|Tom Green - An Adobe Edge Workflow||Jeffry Houser - Building a Game in Flex is Stupid||Ryan Stewart - Native Mobile HTML|
|2:00 p.m. – 2:50 p.m.|
|Dave Hogue - Understanding Complexity, Designing for Simplicity||Garth Braithwaite - HTML5: Deal with it||Steve Hoober - Executing for Every Screen|
|3:00 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.|
|Pariah Burke - The Wild, Wild West of Digital Publishing||Doug Winnie - What the #$@& Do I Do Now?||David Ortinau –The Rise of Xamarin: Mobile Development in C#|
|4:00 p.m. – 4:50 p.m.|
|Ad Hoc Workflows Panel - General session
Panel by James Polanco, Doug Winnie, Dave Hogue, Val Head, Aaron Pederson.
In this open forum, freelancers and independent consultants are invited to share their thoughts and inspirations with aspiring independents and each other.
Day 2 – Friday, May 18th
8:30 – 9:20 a.m.
|Justin Seeley - Illustrator Productivity Clinic||Jon Campos - Cross-Platform Development||Erik Bernskiold - Looking Good: Mobile Wordpress|
|9:30 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.|
|Aaron Pederson - The Designer-Developer Contract||Garth Braithwaite - Rapid HTML Prototypes||James Williamson - Optimizing Sites for Mobile Devices|
|10:30 a.m. - 11:20 p.m.|
|April Clark - CS6 workflow for designers||Kai Koenig - AngularJS for developers and designers||Jim Babbage – Using Adobe Fireworks for Mobile and Application Prototyping|
|11:20 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. BOF Lunch|
|1:00 p.m. -1:50 p.m.|
|Dave Hogue - Brainstorming and Collaborating on Multidisciplinary Teams||Mollie Rusher - The "Dave-to-Women" Ratio||Jeff Stone – Mobile apps: native code or HTML5?|
|2:00 p.m. -2:50 p.m.|
|Val Head – Designing Motion with CSS3 & JS||James Polanco - The Project Life-cycle||Jason Salge - Complexities of native mobile developement|
|3:00 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.|
|Rob Huddleston - Object-Oriented programing for designers||Ben Stucki - DAIO - The Parts that Overlap?||David Stanley - Project Management and 4 letter words|
|4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.|
|Oh the joy of being an author
Jim Babbage & Tom Green
|CS6 Master Collection Give away from 4:30 to 5pm|