Clicky


Fri 20th Feb 2015 - Reasons:London

Reasons:London returns for the 3rd time to Old Street, London. An affordable single dayer, with an awesome line-up of speakers. Kicking off at 11:00AM on Friday 20th February, is the perfect way to finish your working week and start your weekend!

Each time we have run Reasons at Old, it proven to be very popular by selling out! With limited seats, some amazing talent scheduled, and at a price lower than most one day events, this is a no brainer. Amazing speakers, beautiful venue, incredible price. Only £79 - that's it! No extras, VAT is included. Do not miss out on what is sure to be a big hit!

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!


Speakers


Elliot Jay Stocks
Elliot Jay Stocks
Elliot Jay Stocks

Elliot Jay Stocks is Creative Director of Adobe Typekit, founder of typography magazine 8 Faces, and co-founder of Viewport Industries. His work can often be seen in books, blogs, and magazines. His client portfolio includes Virgin, Microsoft, Brooklyn Beta, Smashing Magazine, and MailChimp.

He gives talks at events including Reasons to be Creative, An Event Apart, TYPO, South by Southwest, and Web Directions, and writes for publications such as Codex: The Journal of Typography, .Net, and Computer Arts. He lives and works in the countryside near Bristol, England, with his wife and their dog.

@elliotjaystocks
elliotjaystocks.com


Stefanie Posavec
Stefanie Posavec
Stefanie Posavec

Stefanie was raised in Colorado, and moved to London permanently in 2004 when completing her MA in Communication Design from Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design (2006). Her studies focused mainly on the visualization of literature, which led to time as a book cover designer for Penguin Press and the visualization of Stephen Fry's autobiography for his iPhone app 'MyFry' in 2010.

After going freelance in late 2010, she focuses on projects ranging from data visualization and information design to designing book covers (or anything in between) for publishers and creative agencies. Her personal projects have been exhibited internationally, and this work tends to focus mostly on language and literature with an interest in hand-analyzed or handmade data visualizations.

@stefpos
stefanieposavec.co.uk/


Andrew Clark
Andrew Clark
Andrew Clark

Andrew Clarke is an art director and designer at Stuff and Nonsense (stuffandnonsense.co.uk), an author and a speaker who?s known for his design work and contributions to the web design industry.

Over the last sixteen years, he has made designs for his clients and written two books, Transcending CSS and Hardboiled Web Design. Andrew has given over 50 conference presentations and hosted workshops and training events for web professionals all over the world.

@Malarkey
stuffandnonsense.co.uk


Harry Roberts
Harry Roberts
Harry Roberts

Harry is an award-winning Consultant Front-end Architect, designer, developer, writer, and speaker from the UK. Previously a Senior Developer at BSkyB, he now helps teams all over the world build better products.

He specialises in authoring and scaling large front-ends; he writes on the subjects of maintainability, architecture, performance, and more at csswizardry.com; he is also the lead and sole developer of inuitcss.

@csswizardry
csswizardry.com


Evgenia Grinblo
Evgenia Grinblo
Evgenia Grinblo

Evgenia (Jenny) Grinblo is a UX practitioner with a background in qualitative research and visual design. She leads the UX and Design team at award-winning mobile agency, Future Workshops. An advocate of empathy in design, her work focuses on facilitating collaboration (in other words, getting clients to get their hands dirty and keeping developers happy).

When not doing UX things, Jenny is collecting badly-written error messages and trying to beat her colleagues at table football. She speaks three languages, read four alphabets, and takes her coffee with half a cup of milk.

@grinblo
grinblo.com/


James Hall
James Hall
James Hall

James Hall has been working in the digital sector for 12 years. He is the author of the popular jsPDF library, and is a founder/Director of Parallax, a digital agency in the UK.

Parallax have produced fantastic work for the likes of British Airways, Nespresso, Hisense and many more. James' worked as a software developer on a wide variety of projects, from LED Billboards, car unlocking apps, to large web applications and tools.

@MrRio
parall.ax/


Date - Friday Feb 20th, 2015

We have put a lot of thought into the best day and time for this one day event. We know work pays the bills, so we didn't want to eat into your work time too much. We know that many agencies start to slow down by Friday lunchtime, and of course people's minds start wandering toward the weekend. So, we figured the best time to run a cool one dayer is on a Friday, kicking off at 11AM and finishing around 6PM. Reasons:London is on Friday 20th February 2015. Registration opens at 10AM, and the event kicks off at 11AM. Perfect!

GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!


Location - Old St, London

Reasons:London will be held (again) at the L.S.O. at St Luke's, it is a beautiful, very cool, easy-to-get-to, contemporary and flexible venue in the heart of central London.

Situated on Old Street, just a few minutes walk from Old Street and Barbican tube stations, LSO St Luke's has the wow-factor of a unique, heritage space. Hints of original 18th-century decorations appear alongside contemporary features to create a stunning setting in which natural light floods the space through the soundproof windows.

LSO St Luke's
161 Old Street
London EC1V 9NG
Map


Schedule

From 10:30

REGISTRATION

11:00 - 11:45

Harry Roberts

 

12:00 - 12:45

Stefanie Posavec

 

14:00 - 14:45

Andrew Clarke

 

15:00 - 15:45

Evgenia Grinblo

 

16:00 - 16:45

James Hall

 

17:00 - 17:45

Elliot Jay Stocks

18:00

CLOSE


Who should attend?

If you are a designer, developer, coder, manager, game developer, artist, animator or a newbie, then you should not miss this event! If you are the type of person who agonises over the details, care about your craft, and you choose to surround yourself with the best in design, code and inspiration, then you should attend.

It is one day out of the office. A chance to be inspired, educated and get some networking in with like-minded peers. Reasons:London will reach your 'wow-receptors'. You will leave pumped with ideas, a bigger network, and eager to create great work!


Tickets



Stay up to date

There are plenty of ways to keep up to date with Reasons - twitter and facebook are two obvious ones. However, there are a couple of benefits of letting the news come to you! The first is that you hear it direct from us, first. The second is that from time to time, we mail out offers to our subscribers.