Formed in 2002 to unite web industry professionals across Australia, AWIA's purpose is to keep members up to date with news, events, resources and best practice, and to build trust and understanding of the Australian web industry.
AWIA has become one of the largest dedicated web industry associations of its kind in Australia. Our monthly networking meetings regularly attract 40-60 individuals from varying cross-sections of the web industry, our occasional speaking events have attracted 150-200 attendees each, and our online communities (Facebook, Twitter, Slack, LinkedIn and Meetups) have over 7,000 active participants and a total of over 40,000 posts.
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Join us for “Design for Coders” – the complementary talk to Diana MacDonald’s “Every Designer should learn to Code”; and “Intersectional What? Redux Who?: A Musing on Feminism and Web Development” with Melbourne newcomer Mark Brown II.
Thanks to our sponsors Zendesk, StarRez, Hays, and RateMyAgent there will be lots to eat and drink; we have great presenters lined up; and there will be plenty of opportunity to network and socialise at the event and at the Mitre Tavern afterwards.
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* Agenda *
18:00 – Doors open, food arrives
18:30 – Presentations
20:00 – Head to the Mitre Tavern
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* The Presentations *
Intersectional What? Redux Who?: A Musing on Feminism and Web Development Mark Brown II
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Design for coders
What’s the point of building something no one wants? Instead, you can use design to solve problems, communicate, and delight people.
Diana MacDonald is a product designer, raised in the tropical north of Australia. She has relished the tech industry for over a decade, exploring the digital space with progressive organisations like Culture Amp, Bellroy, and SitePoint. Blurring the lines of designer, developer, writer, and leader, she believes in the value of considered, inclusive, and remarkable stories. She wants to help you effortlessly execute your digital ideas.
It’s not just another event. It’s an experience.
Customers expect amazing experiences. And you’re the one who will make them. Because you are an experience maker—a rock-star marketer or creative professional who knows the power of the experience economy.
This curated two-day event includes inspiring keynote presentations, hands-on workshops, and immersive activations – as well as a chance to network with a multi-industry audience. Learn how to understand and address your customers’ expectations. You’ll gain hands-on access to the latest tools and best practices in digital marketing. You’ll learn what it takes to become an experience maker.
This August, join us and 3,500 business leaders, digital marketers, creative professionals and tech experts at Adobe Symposium, Sydney.
We hope to see you there. Learn more here: https://adobe.ly/2t1cNa3
Silicon Beach Perth meets every two weeks with amazing people.
5pm – general chat
530pm – facilitated discussion kick-off
630pm – end of facilitated discussion, general chat resumes
730pm – close
Location wise, once you head inside 45 St Georges Terrace, on your right, beside the lifts, is a hallway: http://goo.gl/cBvNrc You’ll find us through this door!
The Premier Digital Marketing Conference in Australia
If you want to be successful in digital marketing, you can’t miss DigiMarCon Australia 2018!
DigiMarCon Australia 2018 is your chance to …
– Hear from the most audacious and provocative speakers in the digital marketing industry.
– Gain insight into emerging strategies, the latest innovative technologies, and best practices.
– Network with thought leaders, build your network and collaborate with your peers.
It’s the one digital marketing event you can’t afford to miss! Whether your goal is to reinforce customer loyalty, improve lead generation, increase sales, or drive stronger consumer engagement, DigiMarCon Australia 2018’s agenda will help attendees enhance their marketing efforts. Sessions will focus on building traffic, expanding brand awareness, improving customer service and gaining insight into today’s latest digital tools.
Interested in attending DigiMarCon Australia 2018 but the registration price is restrictive? We can always use some extra hands on site and have a limited amount of spots available to those wishing to contribute some volunteer hours during the event.
In exchange for your help, we are happy to offer our volunteers passes at no cost.
Conference Volunteers receive a Volunteer Pass which is similar to the All Access Pass, and gives you access to the conference sessions and networking events when you are not on your shift.
– Volunteer Pass
– Access to all Conference Sessions, once shift is complete or as duties allow.
This year’s topics include:
– Digital Strategy
– Web Experience Management
– Usability / Design
– Mobile Marketing & Retargeting
– Customer Engagement
– User Acquisition
– Social Media Marketing
– Targeting & Optimization
– Video Marketing
– Data Science & Big Data
– Web Analytics & A/B Testing
– Email Marketing
– Content Marketing
– Conversion Rate Optimization
– Search Engine Optimization
– Paid Search Marketing
– Predictive Analysis & Attribution
– Growth Hacking
– Conversion Rate Optimization
– Growth Marketing Tools
– Marketing & Sales Automation
– Sustainable Growth Strategies
– Programmatic Advertising
Perth Digital Marketing Conference program is 2 days of live streamed content. If you miss any of the live stream, presentations will be available on demand after the event.
Whether you’re just getting started or you’re a digital marketing expert, Perth Digital Marketing Conference will give you the latest strategies and information to increase your own knowledge and grow your business through digital marketing.
UX Australia is a 4 day conference about everything user experience (UX), including 2 days of workshops and 2 days of conference presentations.UX Australia 2018 will be held from 28-31 August 2018, at the Grand Hyatt Melbourne
Meet geeks. Talk to people whose eyes do not glaze over. Listen to experts, be an expert, mix with your peers. Join us to help educate the market and for your own professional development.Learn more +
Commitment to our web industry guidelines is required for membership of AWIA, and shows that our members are ethical and accountable. Show everyone you're one of the good guys.Learn more +
Our biannual conference is an opportunity to expose AWIA members and other interested parties to innovative practices, creative thinking and some of what the web will turn in to over time.Learn more +
The Australian Web Awards showcase outstanding work by Australian web designers and developers, aiming to promote the industry, champion web standards and acknowledge excellence.Learn more +