Colchester Digital Conference ‘The Process’

May 10, 2019

Curzon Colchester
Roman House
19 Queen Street

The Colchester Digital Conference ‘The Process’ will guide you through the many skills required to complete a digital / creative project. From project planning, content strategy, user testing, user experience design, front end web design and web development, server management through to the marketing of your web presence.

08:30 – 09:00


Grab a lanyard and some goodies and head up to the First floor for tea and coffee, to meet other attendees and visit our sponsors and exhibitors.

09:00 – 09:20

A warm welcome to all attendees of Colchester Digital’s first one day conference from one of the founding members of the group and what to expect today

09:25 – 09:55

Kerry shares her experiences of convincing organisations she’s worked at to put content strategy at the heart of their web projects.

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    Kerry Cole
    Marketing Strategist 
    Green Emerald Marketing

10:00 – 10:30

Creative Director Frazer Merrick explains how Teaboy Games went from university graduates to featured app store developers in little over 6 months

10:30 – 10:45

Morning Break

Take a break for refreshments

10:45 – 11:15

We’ll look at how biometric technology can take UX testing to the next level by incorporating eye tracking, facial recognition and skin response.

11:20 – 12:00

Design Systems are so hot right now, Stu discusses the parts that make up one and offers advice to help you start or maintain your current system.

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch Break

13:00 – 13:30

Hosting at scale for pennies using Hugo and Amazon S3 with Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment as an example process

13:35 – 14:05

Luke is going to attempt to share his experience (read: paranoia) for software security and how he makes sure commits in his name were definitely him

14:05 – 14:20

Afternoon Break

14:20 – 14:50

Exploring the most modern protocols for communicating between applications and services such as JSON-RPC, pub/sub, gRPC and comparing them to much more

14:55 – 15:35

Rachel explores some of the things coming to CSS Layout, including the much requested subgrid feature, plus how to get how to get involved with CSS.

15:35 – 16:00


Members of our team attending

Emma Wakeling
Knowledge Exchange Manager – Digital Creative