Set yourself apart.

Build your skills in the company of the smartest developers, designers, and strategists in the industry.

Rachel Andrew

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City after city, show after show, An Event Apart is the design and experience conference where ground-breaking techniques break first.

It's where people first heard of Responsive Web Design and learned to approach multi-device development “mobile first.” Where mission-critical techniques are mastered, and new ideas become industry-wide best practices.

An Event Apart brings together seventeen of the leading minds in UX, design, and development for two days of inspiration and enlightenment.

Each conference session builds on the one before it; each topic is essential to the practice of modern web design and development.

AEA blends a multi-disciplinary focus with a sharply focused, single-track curriculum. Whether you’re a designer, developer, strategist, or client, you’ll all learn in the same room at the same time, sharing the same revelatory ideas with your peers.

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Check out our archives of event videos, interviews, and follow-up resources and learn about the latest best practices and trends in the industry—for free!

Our monthly newsletter will bring you tips, links, and articles on critical web design and development topics, all carefully curated by Eric Meyer & Jeffrey Zeldman—plus special conference discounts!

“The name says it all. If you attend one conference a year, this is the one.”

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