DESIGN IS KING

  • August 16, 2007 · 6:30 PM
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This month we are focusing on design, and its going to rock. We are bringing these designers out of their shells and we were are going to talk about why design matters and wins awards. (us programmers know design awards dont matter)....

We have an excellent line up with our new format, there will be 6 speakers on the night talking about topics close to our hearts. Dave Sparks - Sparks Interactive, sorted.org.nz redesign
Che Tamahori - Shift - AA redesign
..tba - technology
..tba - technology
..tba - down and dirty
Matthew Buchanan - Cactuslab - Typography on the web

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  • Keith Emmerson

    My first attendance, so I didn't go in with too much expectations. Good to see the web industry so strong. Overall it's a great event.

    August 19, 2007

  • robbie

    it was ok, dont know about the typography section though....interesting it was

    August 17, 2007

  • mata

    A tricky subject done well by all involved, cheers :)

    August 17, 2007

  • Dave Sparks

    I thought the number of presentations was about right at 4, liked having the longer break in the middle for pizza & beer, rather than 2-3 shorter breaks. The time to mix and talk with people is important as well as the presentation, maybe it'd be good to have the chance for small group follow-ups to the presentations?

    August 17, 2007

  • Amanda Wood

    it was great! good presenters!

    August 17, 2007

  • A former member
    A former member

    Thought dinner went too long. WOuld rather finish 15 minutes early.

    August 17, 2007

  • A former member
    A former member

    Didn't really learn anything this time around. Can't be perfect every time though! Of course, there's always the making friends and drinking beer thing which kept me quite happy :)

    August 17, 2007

  • David Vaassen

    Great meeting - good crowd as usual. Was looking forward to seeing Steve Balmer tho.

    August 17, 2007

  • Lee Marrett

    speakers were awesome

    August 17, 2007

  • A former member
    A former member

    Didn't feel that well

    August 17, 2007

  • Lisa Phillips

    Super - as always...

    August 17, 2007

  • John Ballinger

    Very cool night, we all battled our way though the rain to get to this event! Dave Sparks did a great job with sorted.co.nz, thanks to Greg for talking about design "re-alignment" <- sorry matted I could not do inverted quotes, Glen for his talk on browser and web stats and Matt for his inspiring speech on typography which really made me thing I need to up my game to the next level.

    August 17, 2007

  • Cristian Rosescu

    Another great event. thanks guys for putting it all together and to all presenters.

    August 16, 2007

  • Chris Lucas

    teh Awesome!

    August 16, 2007

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