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!