Active Ingredients: Web

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:00
Designers + Geeks
San Francisco

What are the active ingredients of modern web workflows in 2017?

What’s the best way of getting from design to production?

What are the best practices for making Progressive Web Apps, Serverless APIs, and the rest of the JAMstack?

Spend a day learning from some of the most prominent people in web development. Go through best practices, inside advice, and great case studies on modern stacks.

Active Ingredients: Web will be held at the Grand Theater, right in the heart of San Francisco's Mission District. Breakfast, lunch, and a social mixer afterwards are all included!

Up-to-date information can be found on the Active Ingredients website.


Doors open at 10am

First talk starts at approximately 10:45am

Talks conclude at 6pm

Networking from 6 - 8pm

Lunch, a light dinner & drinks will be served (included with your ticket)


For the complete list of speakers, please check out the Active Ingredients: Web website.

Confirmed speakers include:

+ Tom Preston-Werner, Co-Founder of Github, Gravatar & Codestarter. Creator of Jekyll and TOML

+ Wilson Miner, Product Designer at Facebook. Previously at Apple, Rdio & Everyblock. Core contributor to Django.

+ Erin McKean, Dev Evangelist Loopback/Node at IBM, Founder of Wordnik

+ Amjad Masad, Core Team on Babel & React Native at Facebook. Founder of

+ David Wells, Software Eng at Serverless. Previously lead dev at Mulesoft

+ Preethi Kasireddy, Software Eng, previously at Andreessen Horowitz, Coinbase, and Goldman Sachs

+ Todd Morey, Co-Founder of Rackspace Cloud. Creative Director of Openstack

+ Mathias Biilman, Co-Founder of Netlify. Previously founded Webpop & BitBalloon

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