Year round learning for product, design and engineering professionals

community, connection and learning, in-person and online for product, design, and engineering professionals

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Out of any conference, Web Directions is far and away our favourite

Dave Greiner Founder, Campaign Monitor

Web Directions Summit 2023

Sydney, October 26 and 27 2022

After an amazing return in 2023, our legendary Web Directions Summit again takes place in-person (and streamed), in October in Sydney–bigger and better than ever.

With a brand new Design Systems/Ops, plus React Ecosystem, Content Strategy/Design front end dev, design, and product tracks. With a few surprises thrown in!

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Web Directions Conffab

Stream nearly 1,000 presentations from hundreds of world leading experts at 45 conferences…and counting

With free and paid levels, keep up to date with all that's happening in our industry at your own pace.

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About Web Directions

  • 12 cities
  • 18 years
  • 100+ events
  • 1000+ speakers
  • 10,000+ attendees

Co-founded and now run by John Allsopp, Web Directions has for over a decade brought together leading developers, engineers, visual, IxD, UX and product designers, Art and Creative Directors, indeed everyone involved in producing web and digital products to learn from one another, and the World's leading experts across this vast field.

We spend our lives thinking about what comes next, keeping up with trends in technology, practices and processes, and filtering the hype, to make sure you don't miss trends that matter, and don't waste time on hype that doesn’t.

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John Allsopp has been working on the Web for over 20 years. He's been responsible for innovative developer tools such as Style Master, X-Ray and many more. He’s spoken at numerous conferences around the World and delivered dozens of workshops in that time as well.

His writing includes two books, including Developing With Web Standards and countless articles and tutorials in print and online publications.

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  • Three days of talks, two of them in the engineering room. Web Directions you have broken my brain.

    Cheryl Gledhill
    Product Manager, BlueChilli
  • I’ve been admiring the Web Directions events for years, and was honored to be part… What a fantastic event!

    Ethan Marcotte
    Inventor of 'Responsive Web Design'
  • [Web Directions] is a delicious mix of things educational, social and mind-blowing. It’s time out from the hurly-burly to step back, get some perspective, and develop new ways forward, fortified with a whole lot of new stuff in your head.

    Chris Stephens
    Technology Director, Mozo