Friday, December 5, 2008 10:41 AM
It's been quite some time in the making but we have got Web09 off to a great start.
Early-bird tickets are available today at www.web09.org but we have a special little deal for Meetup members. If you purchase a ticket before Friday December 12th take $50 off the early bird ticket price of $595 inc GST.
To get this discount, simply enter "meetup" after your company name and select "invoice" as your payment method. The website will not show you the discount amount, but we will deduct this off your final invoice.
Ticket price December 2008 - $595
Ticket price from 1 January 2009 - $745
The ticket price includes full catering for the two days (excluding dinner) and a cocktail function on Friday 17 April.
With a focus on rich internet experiences, iPhone application development, communities, design and the people behind it, Web09 is sure to be the highlight of the year.
Confirmed speakers include:
Biz Stone from Twitter, Odeo, Blogger (USA)
Michael Lopp, Author of Managing Humans (USA)
Paul Burnett, Adobe Flash Evangelist (Australia)
Tim Heuer, Programme Manager, Silverlight (USA)
Corrina Barber, UX, Microsoft (USA)
Karen Corby, Silverlight (USA)
Arturo Toledo, UX Technical Product Manager (USA)
Christian Schalk, developer advocate, Google (USA)
Hiroshi Yasukawa, Mobile Trends (Japan)
Philip Fierlinger, Head of Design, Xero (NZ)
Karl von Randow, Cactuslab, iPhone (NZ)
Aaron Davidson, SimWork, Google Android(NZ)
Jarred Bishop, Interaction Designer/Developer (NZ)
We still have many more speakers to be announced, so stay tuned.
Date: Friday 17, Saturday 18 April 2009
Venue: SkyCity Convention Centre, Auckland.
Hopefully we will see a lot of meetup members at Web09 for a great conference.