Our incredible line-up for ColdFront 2018 consisting of international world-class speakers and workshop holders.
Sara Soueidan is a Lebanese freelance front-end web developer working with companies across the globe, building clean, responsive front-ends for Web sites and applications focused on accessibility, progressive enhancement and performance.
Sara will cover future of real-world CSS.
Shirley Wu is a freelance software engineer specializing in data visualization. She combines her love of art, math, and code into colorful, interactive data visualizations.
Shirley will cover future of web visualizations.
Myles Borins is a developer, musician, artist, and maker. They work for Google as a developer advocate serving the Node.js ecosystem. Myles cares about the open web and healthy communities
Myles will cover future of open web standards.
Sarah Drasner is an award-winning Speaker, Senior Developer Advocate at Microsoft, and Staff Writer at CSS-Tricks. Sarah is also the co-founder of Web Animation Workshops, with Val Head
Sarah will cover future of ethics for developers.
Michael Thomsen is a product manager at Google working on the Dart programming language, and Flutter, Google’s mobile UI framework to craft high-quality interfaces for iOS and Android
Michael will cover future of cross-platform native apps.
Mina Markham is a Senior Engineer at Slack. She’s a lover of design systems and prolific public speaker, appearing at events worldwide, including CSS Dev Conf, Fluent, and Future of Web Design. Mina also co-organizes Front Porch Conference.
Mina will cover future of doing good as a developer.
Harry Roberts is a consultant Front-end Architect: @@google, @UN, @Etsy, @kickstarter, @BBC, @Unileve, @Deloitte,and more • Speaker • Author: @cssguidelines
Harry will cover future of web performance.
Vitaly Friedman is the author, co-author and editor of all Smashing books. He currently works developing the new Smashing Memberships around the globe!
Vitaly will cover future adventures in front-end.
Thomas Watson is a computer programmer, public speaker, and open source hacker. He works on Application Performance Monitoring at Elastic, the company behind Elasticsearch, Kibana, and Logstash. Thomas has published hundreds of Node modules> and mad science projects, he is a Node.js Core member, and a part of the Node.js Diagnostics Working Group at the Node.js Foundation.
Maximiliano Firtman (@firt) is a mobile and web developer, trainer, speaker, and author. Max teaches mobile HTML5, PWAs and performance trainings for top companies around the world. The founder of ITMaster Academy, Max is a well-known professional in the mobile web community with dozens of articles and online courses published. He has authored many books, including Programming the Mobile Web and High Performance Mobile Web, published by O’Reilly Media. He is a frequent speaker at conferences and many other events around the world.
Maximiliano will cover workshop on Progressive Web Apps.
Tony is the CEO and Co-Founder of Uizard. His work on the application of Deep Learning has been recognized globally and featured in international media
Tony will cover interactive session using machine learning to convert design to code.
Charlie is a software developer at ThoughtWorks in Sydney. She is passionate about creative coding, hardware and spends her free time experimenting with technology to create interactive prototypes. She also spends time giving back to the community by mentoring new developers, contributing to open-source projects and speaking at events.
Charlie will cover future of emotive interfaces.
Henrik will cover interactive session using machine learning to convert design to code.