Web Directions Conferences for web and digital professionals



Web Directions Conference is bound by the National Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). The Privacy Act and general law place strict requirements on us to treat any information that we hold about you as confidential.

In addition Web Directions Conference is committed to ensuring the privacy of your information. We recognise that you, as a customer, are concerned about your privacy and about the confidentiality and security of information that we may hold about you.

This privacy statement details how we handle and protect your information. It will apply to any information you provide to us

  • when visiting our website
  • through contacting us via email, telephone, or any other correspondence
  • through using our online ticketing system

What information do we collect?

When you register for our conference, or one of our workshops or info nights, or register your interest in hearing about future events, we will collect that information which is necessary for us to do what you have asked us to do. This information may include

  • your name and the name of your organisation
  • your email address, address and telephone number
  • any special requirements you may have
  • your credit/debit card number, expiry date and billing address

How is this information used?

We may use the information we collect to

  • process your order and create your tax invoice and ticket(s)
  • send you ongoing information regarding the conference, workshop or info night for which you have registered
  • inform you of related upcoming events

Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties

We may be required on occasion to disclose your personal information to third parties eg if required by law or to provide the service you requested. Other than these occasions, we do not disclose your personal information for any other purpose unless you have authorised us to do so.

Under no circumstances will we sell or receive payment for licensing or disclosing your personal information.


Any information we collect from you is stored in a secure database.

We use 128 bit encryption in areas where personal details for payment are required. To ensure your confidentiality a secure (SSL) connection is required (by the server) for the entire registration section of our site.


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Our site may from time to time make use of cookies to

  • measure visitor patterns at our site
  • enable commission tracking software to correctly track referrals

Access and correction

We will take reasonable steps to ensure your personal information is accurate, complete and up-to-date. Should you wish to access or amend this information, or to opt out of receiving any communications or be removed from any databases please contact info@webdirections.org.

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Going to #wds18 has given me inspiration to attend more conferences. Meeting tech folks like myself and learning from each other is pretty amazing!

Hinesh Patel Ruby and React Developer

Join us in 2019:

  • Web Directions Design 2019

    Australia's product design conference with the world's leading expert

    Melbourne April 11 & 12 2019

  • Web Directions Code 2019

    Australia's conference for JavaScript and Front End Engineers

    Melbourne June 20 & 21 2019

  • Web Directions Product 2019

    Australia's conference for Product professionals

    Melbourne August 1 & 2 2019

  • Web Directions Summit 2019

    Our legendary event. Three big tracks,–Product, Design and Developer focused.

    Sydney November 2019