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Create the Web London

Christie Fidura, Adobe EMEA Community Manager

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM (BST)

London, United Kingdom

Create the Web London

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Join Adobe for this free full day event to learn about the latest tools and techniques for creating content for the modern web. Topics covered include HTML, CSS, motion graphics, web development and more.

You'll also find out how Adobe is helping move the web forward and get a sneak peak at new tools, technologies and services for web designers and developers.  



Who : Designers and developers creating content for the modern web

What : Create the Web - a full day event covering tools, technologies, and best practices for HTML, CSS, and JavaScript with focus on design, motion graphics, and web development.

When : October 2nd, 2012 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Where : Vue Cinemas in West End - 3 Cranbourn Street Leicester Square, London, WC2H 7AL

How Much : Free and open to the public (Limited space and Registration required)


Agenda (Draft)

9:30 - Doors Open

10:00 - Keynote/General Session

Adobe is committed to moving the web forward. Through work with the community to advance the graphical capabilities of the web, contributions to community projects and essential tools and services, Adobe is pushing the expressive capabilities of the web forward and making it easier for web designers and developers to express themselves and create the next generation of web experiences. 


In the opening keynote, Adobe will layout its commitment to the web as the primary platform of the future, and will announce and demonstrate new tools and technologies that enable web designers and developers to create the experiences that push the boundaries of what is possible on the web.


10:30 - A Journey Through the Graphical Web

Divya Manian (Product Manager, Web Platform)

This presentation will walk us through the quest towards a more graphical web with an immersive presentation of the key features (and characters) that are, have been or will be available to the create graphical content on the web. The goal of this playful presentation is to inspire and show the vision of a web with a wide graphical creative surface.


11:15 An introduction to the modern Web for the creative professional

Sally Jenkinson (Head of Technology, Lightmaker UK)

HTML5 and CSS3 introduce exciting new features that expand the creative capabilities of the web. In this session you will get an introduction to some of the newest and most expressive features in HTML5 and CSS3, as well as seeing how these features are currently being used by the industry to create engaging experiences.


12:00 Lunch  


1:00 Move the Web : Introduction to Motion Graphics on the Web

Mike Chambers (Director of Developer Advocacy)

Discover all the ways that animation is coming to the modern web. Hear about how to make use of CSS3 transitions and animation, JavaScript libraries that can help with animation, and suggestions for best practices around creating animations with web technologies. 


1:30 Adobe Edge Animate: Creating the interactive web

Lee Brimelow (Developer Evangelist)

Adobe Edge Animate is a tool for creating web animations with HTML, JavaScript, and CSS. In this session you'll see how you can start using Edge Animate to create animations that run on browsers and mobile devices.


2:15 - Brackets: Code the Web

Adam Lehman (Sr. Product Manager, Interactive Development) 

Brackets is an open source code editor that challenges the status quo with innovations like inline Quick Editing and live browser connectivity built with HTML, JavaScript, and CSS. This session will provide an overview of Brackets and demonstrate how to hack on the project so you can customize and extend it to meet your needs.



2:45 - PhoneGap & Shadow: Building & Testing Mobile Apps with Web Standards

Michaël Chaize (Developer Evangelist)

Every web developer needs to think about a mobile strategy when it comes to deploying content. This session will take a look at new APIs in HTML5 that make the most of mobile device features, how to test and debug content with tools like Adobe "Shadow", and workflows for creating mobile applications from web technologies with PhoneGap and PhoneGap Build.

3:15 (20 min) Break


3:35 - CreateJS: Creating Rich, Interactive Experiences for HTML5

Grant Skinner (CEO / Technical Director

CreateJS is a suite of JavaScript libraries for building expressive content that targets HTML5 Canvas. Find out how to use libraries that let you easily manipulate content on top of HTML5 Canvas, manipulate sound, animate content, and manage loading of assets.

4:15 - Design Responsively: Creating a Site that Works Across Screens

Jacob Surber (Senior Product Manager, HTML Design)

Responsive design is forcing designers and developers to think about their content differently.  The huge variation of screen sizes and device capabilities is enabling a whole new level of experiences.  In this session you'll learn the principles of responsive design and get a sneak peak at what Adobe's been working on.

Have questions about Create the Web London? Contact Christie Fidura, Adobe EMEA Community Manager

When & Where

Vue Cinemas in West End
3 Cranbourn Street Leicester Square

United Kingdom

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 from 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM (BST)

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