Like with any career field, you only get better by learning new things. At WDG, attending workshops and conferences is a huge part of what we as designers, developers, strategists, and marketers do. After all, staying on top of recent industry trends is essential.
Whether you’re a creative or a techie, I’ve listed some of the best web conferences of 2015. Take a look, get inspired. Tweet us @WDGtweet with any awesome conference stories!
Best Web Conferences of 2015
Date: May 4-6, 2015
Where: New York, New York
Best For: Techies and startups—Disrupt NYC is for you. Their popular web conference hackathon and Startup Battlefield are the perfect backdrop to learn about the latest innovations in the startup and technology world.
Price-tag: $2,995 for general admission ticket
Date: May 6-8, 2015
Where: Omaha, Nebraska
Best For: Innovators, entrepreneurs, and creatives alike can learn many valuable insights for this business- and idea-driven conference.
Price-tag: $599 for last chance general admission ticket
Date: May 21-22, 2015
Where: St. Petersburg, Florida
Best For: This intensive front-end development web design conference incorporates key notes with in-depth workshops to bring you the best of design practices.
Price-tag: $250 for the conference pass, workshops have additional costs
Future Insights Live Conference
Date: June 1-4, 2015
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada
Best For: Designers and developers who want to learn more about usability, strategy, APIs, and other technologies can benefit from this technology-heavy conference.
Price-tag: $1,499 for the conference pass, no workshops included
Date: June 14-17, 2015
Where: Charleston, South Carolina
Best For: Love user experience? Giant Conf is a great UX-focused web conference useful for designers who want to learn more about crafting awesome user experiences.
Price-tag: $800 for the conference pass
Date: July 13-15, 2015
Where: Seattle, Washington
Best For: SEO, marketing, content strategy, analytics—you’ll learn about these topics and tons more at MozCon.
Price-tag: $1,499 for general admission ticket
Date: AUG 26 – 28
Where: Boston, Massachusetts
Best For: Email marketing is making a comeback! Learn about creating and producing click-worthy emails at this informative web conference.
Date: October 26-28
Where: Long Beach, California
Best For: CSS Dev Conf is the web conference to attend to learn practical techniques for perfecting your CSS skills.
Price-tag: $745 for the general admission ticket
There are many great web conferences out there. This list of best web conferences of 2015 just scratches the surface! Have a conference that you think we should take a look at?