Web Directions Code 2020 Australia's Professional JavaScript Development & Front End Engineering Conference

MelbourneJune 4th & 5th 2020

Australia's conference for JavaScript Developers and Front End Engineers.

Why Code?

The Front End technology stack constantly changes, along with best practice in performance, security, workflow and more. Keeping up with these developments can feel like a full time job.

At Web Directions, we've lived and breathed the web for more than 20 years, and use this unique perspective, deep knowledge and unparalleled global network to curate two days of in-depth, invaluable presentations from local and world leading experts to help you and your team stay ahead.

Who's it for?

Whether you call yourself a coder, a programmer a developer or engineer, if your job is to build and deliver robust, fast, secure, engaging web experiences, Code is for you.

Code is for front end engineers: JavaScript and Web developers, engineering leads, engineering managers, devops experts, CTOs.

Real World Knowledge

Now in its eigth year, Code is carefully curated by John Allsopp, whose deep knowledge of the Web over two decades as a developer, author and speaker ensures a program of genuine relevance and value.

Our program routinely features members of the W3C's Technical Architecture Group, ECMA TC39 (the JavaScript standards committee) and others shaping the foundations of the Web. Past speakers have included Alex Russell (inventor of Progressive Web Apps), Rachel Nabors, Barbara Bermes, and Domenic Denicola).

speakers and audience
  • 300+ Passionate attendees
  • 20 Transformational speakers
  • 2 Intense Days

Pre-release Tickets

Pre-release tickets are only available for a limited time. They not only save you a significant amount, they're the only way to secure a Gold ticket, which includes our speaker dinner.

Plus Code invariably sells out weeks in advance, so register now to secure a ticket

For teams we have great group pricing, contact us for more.

Code + Leaders

  • Code Conference

  • Code Videos

  • Code Leaders Conference

  • Code Leaders Videos

  • Code Speaker Dinner

  • $1,595

Code

  • Code Conference

  • Code Videos

  • Code Speaker Dinner

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  • $1,195

Code Leaders

  • Code Leaders Conference

  • Code Leaders Videos

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  • $595

Pre-release Tickets

Pre-release tickets are only available until March 29. They not only save you a significant amount, they're the only way to secure a Gold ticket, which includes our speaker dinner.

For teams we have great group pricing, contact us for more.

Code + Leaders

  • Code Conference

  • Code Videos

  • Code Leaders Conference

  • Code Leaders Videos

  • Code Speaker Dinner

  • $1,495

Register Now!

Code

  • Code Conference

  • Code Videos

  • Code Speaker Dinner

  • $1,195

Register Now!

Code Leaders

  • Code Leaders Conference

  • Code Leaders Videos

  • $595

Register Now!

Season Passes

If you work across disciplines, or if you play a leadership role, and need to keep up with developments across our industry, then our season passes are exactly what you need.

Choose a pass across 2, or all 3 of our major 2019 events, and get a Gold ticket which includes conference video, speaker dinner at each, and more.

Passes are for a single named attendee across all events, and are not transferable between attendees. For teams we have great group pricing, contact us for more.

Complete Season Pass

  • A Gold ticket to every one of our main 2019 conferences

  • Bonus Silver ticket to our Design Leaders and Code Leaders conferences

  • $3,495
    before Dec. 31

Three Conference Pass

  • A Gold ticket to all three of our main 2019 conferences

  • Bonus Silver ticket to a choice of Code Leaders or Design Leaders

  • $2,995
    before Dec. 31

Two Conference Pass

  • A Gold ticket to your choice of two of our main 2019 conferences

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  • $1,995
    before Dec. 31

Find the season pass for you

Complete Season Pass

  • A Gold ticket to every one of our main 2019 conferences

  • Bonus Silver ticket to our Design Leaders and Code Leaders conferences

  • $3,495
    before Dec. 31

Register Now!

  • A Gold ticket to all three of our main 2019 conferences

  • Bonus Silver ticket to a choice of Code Leaders or Design Leaders

  • $2,995
    before Dec. 31

Register Now!

Two Conference Pass

  • A Gold ticket to your choice of two of our main 2019 conferences

  •  

  • $1,995
    before Dec. 31

Register Now!

Keen to speak at this event?

If you're keen to speak at this or one of our other events in 2020, we'd love to hear from you.

Our Call for Presentations for out 2020 events are open now, and close

Read more and propose a presentation at our Speaking page.

Get the first bite to register

For three year running now, Code has sold out weeks ahead of the event. To make sure you don't miss out in 2020, get on our announcement list!

Praise for past Web Directions events

Phil Whitehouse
Web Directions is the must-attend event of the year for anyone serious about web development.

Phil Whitehouse,
Innovation Lead DigitasLBi

Ethan Marcotte
I’ve been admiring the Web Directions events for years, and was honored to be part… What a fantastic event!

Ethan Marcotte,
inventor "responsive Web design"

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

Dave Greiner,
founder Campaign Monitor

About Us

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, product managers 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.

We promise attending one of our events will leave you significantly better versed in the challenges you face day to day, and in solutions for addressing them.

In 2020, we'll be organising Product, Design Leaders, Code and Code Leaders in Melbourne, and our annual extravaganza, Web Directions Summit in Sydney

vignettes from our events, social, speakers and more. Includes Hannah Donovan skylarking.

John Allsopp

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.

His "A Dao of Web Design" published in 2000 is cited by Ethan Marcotte as a key influence in the development of Responsive Web Design, who's rightly acclaimed article in 2010 begins by quoting John in detail, and by Jeremy Keith as "a manifesto for anyone working on the Web".

Code of Conduct

For over a decade, we've worked hard to create inclusive, fun, inspring and safe events for the Web Industry.

As part of our commitment to these values, we've adopted a code of conduct for all involved: ourselves, our speakers, our partners and our audience.

If you have any concern or feedback, please don't hesitate to contact us.