The design conference for people who make websites.
An Event Apart Austin is an intensely educational learning session for passionate practitioners of standards-based web design. If you care about code as well as content, usability as well as design, An Event Apart is the conference you’ve been waiting for. Join us for twelve great speakers and sessions, plus an optional day-long workshop on multi-device web design.
We're still working on the schedule (follow us on Twitter for announcements), but in the meantime we can tell you that committed speakers include: Luke Wroblewski, Jeremy Keith, Karen McGrane, Ethan Marcotte, Jared Spool, Eric Meyer, Jeffrey Zeldman, Chris Coyier, Samantha Warren
AEA Austin will be held at the Hilton Austin, which has arranged special room rates for An Event Apart attendees. Full Details
General on-site registration for badge pick-up takes place on the afternoon before the first day, and throughout the event.
Leave the brown bag at home! Breakfast, a hot lunch and snacks on both days, access to all parties, and a bag of swag are all included with your conference registration.
The VenueThe Hilton Austin 500 East 4th Street Austin, TX 78701
The Hilton Austin has arranged special room rates for An Event Apart attendees: just $249/night for a single or double plus free wireless internet for the duration of your stay. Call (512) 482-8000 and request the “An Event Apart special rate.” Limited rooms are available at this rate, so don’t delay.
The Hilton Austin is located right in the heart of downtown, only one block from Austin’s famous Sixth Street nightlife and a short stroll to entertainment, shopping, and dining in the Warehouse Entertainment and 2nd Street Districts. It’s also convenient to lots of attractions such as the Capitol Building, Bob Bullock Texas Historical Museum, and the LBJ Presidential Library. The hotel provides spacious guest rooms, wireless and wired Internet options, a variety of delicious dining options, and an on-site health club and spa. Best of all, it’s the site of the conference. You can walk out of your room and into the show!