Web Unleashed 2016
Web Dev
  • 2016-10-03 00:00:00 2016-10-04 00:00:00 America/Toronto Web Unleashed 2016 Toronto FITC
  • Toronto
  • # webu16


Slides Notes


Wondering why your designers are pestering you about line height again? Nudging elements over 3 pixels… and then back again? Having to explain the difference between margin and padding for the hundredth time? Let’s have a healthy, honest, and real couples therapy session about how to understand the nags and nuances of design and how it translates to captivating front-end experiences. We’ll learn a little Design 101 for Front-End, how to negotiate and resolve conflict, and some tips and tricks about great design and front-end hand-off processes.


Teaching designers and front-end developers how to empathize with and understand each other.

Target Audience

Product designers, front-end developers, product managers, curious creatives.

Assumed Audience Knowledge

Intermediate understanding of design and front-end development.

Five Things Audience Members Will Learn

  1. Design 101 for Front-Enders
  2. Front-End 101 for Designers
  3. Conflict resolution
  4. Empathy tools
  5. Design hand-off tips and tricks