Sessions

Russell Skaggs
A11y with React Components.
Russell Skaggs

React is a tool. Used improperly it can be an inaccessible nightmare. Leveraged wisely it can give you the confidence that components are being implemented in an accessible way. During this talk, I will go through techniques and strategies to make your React Components more accessible.

Room: Breakout Room D
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Tags: Accessibility; Design (UI/UX/CSS); Development Practices; JavaScript; UI; Web

Mandy Cox
Animation for the Web: Giving Life to your SVGs
Mandy Cox

Have you ever seen an animated SVG on a site and thought, "That is so cool; how did they do that," or, "This is super distracting," this talk is for you. Learn the best times to use animation, as well as libraries and tools you can implement to make your animation the best it can be.

Room: Breakout Room D
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Tags: Design (UI/UX/CSS); Fun; JavaScript; Tools; UI; UX; Web

Francesca Socolick
Golden nuggets & secret sauce: the makings of delightful user experiences
Francesca Socolick

Ever ask anyone what came first, the chicken or the egg? Undoubtedly you will hear a compelling argument for either side. Regardless of what came first, both the chicken and the egg need to exist to support the entire poultry ecosystem. Does it matter which came first? Why do we have such a preoccu

Room: Breakout Room D
Topics: User Experience;
Tags: Design (UI/UX/CSS); UX

Jeff Blankenburg
Ten Things Every Voice Application Should Do
Jeff Blankenburg

In my experience building dozens of skills for Alexa, and working with hundreds of developers on their own voice applications, I've identified ten specific patterns that are common to the most successful of the bunch. This presentation will cover these ten topics, giving you the insight an accelerat

Room: Breakout Room D
Topics: User Experience;
Tags: Design (UI/UX/CSS); Serverless; UI; UX

Martine Dowden
Type-setting in CSS: Using typography to enhance your design
Martine Dowden

From hands, to chisels, quills, the printing press, and now the web, a written record of our existence has been a constant throughout history. Languages, and how they are depicted, have evolved alongside the tools we use to render them. Often overlooked in design, text content is an integral part of

Room: Breakout Room D
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Tags: Design (UI/UX/CSS); UI

Kara Luton
Introduction to CSS Grid
Kara Luton

When it comes to building responsive web layouts we’ve used tables, floats and Flexbox. Now there’s CSS Grid. In this talk, we’ll go over what differentiates it from other techniques and why it’s completely changing the game. Through code examples and demos, you’ll walk out of this talk able to star

Room: Breakout Room D
Topics: User Experience;
Tags: Design (UI/UX/CSS); Web

Martine Dowden
Sprinkle Vast Greatness into your Images: Harness the full power of the SVG.
Martine Dowden

Scalable Vector Graphics, or SVGs, have become a lot more common on the web today. We see them as alternate options to downloading entire icon font libraries, as replacements for pngs and jpegs but what more can they do? Did you know you can access their code directly and manipulate them? Even let y

Room: Breakout Room D
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Tags: Design (UI/UX/CSS); UI; UX

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A software development conference in the Louisville, KY area on August 19 - 21, 2020 designed to cover all aspects of software development regardless of development stack.

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