Spotlight: Advanced Responsive Design

2016-06-04 00:00:00 2016-06-05 00:00:00 America/Toronto Spotlight: Advanced Responsive Design We’re taking a deep dive into responsive design and hope you’ll join us to learn how you can leverage this increasingly mainstream technology in your work. This one-day event is designed for industry professionals and features notable speakers. Attendees can expect to build up their skills with… Toronto FITC Toronto



Some people consider responsive design to be cross-platform, and responsive design to be resizing for containers. However, this misses the distinction of fluid design & often leads to slow and bad programmatic implementations. This talk will cover the distinction and provide pointers on how to implement responsive apps that are also performant.

Attendees should understand a differing view on how to build cross-platform apps, and the difference between fluid & responsive design.

Target Audience

Programmers, designers & cssers who think a single page with lots of media queries is a good idea.

Five Things Audience Members Will Learn

  1. What is fluid design?
  2. The difference between responsive & fluid design
  3. Why are responsive designs often slow?
  4. How to implement responsive designs that are performant
  5. Bonus points to be revealed in talk!