What is Reasons to? is an award winning multi-day conference with a festival vibe, held annually in Brighton UK. Every year the very best international creative and developer speakers take to the stage to wow, inspire, inform, entertain, thrill, teach and mix with web designers and coders that attend from all over the world. We believe that todays professionals are multi-disciplined, and draw their inspiration from many different influences. We curate with that in mind, bringing you the world's most talented designers, coders, creatives, film makers, animators, installation builders, illustrators, and artists and more.

When? is always takes place in the first week of every September.

Where? takes place in Brighton, UK.
Church Street, Brighton, BN1 1EE.

How long has Reasons to been around? has morphed from Flash on the Beach - to - Geeky by Nature - to It all started in 2006!

Who has spoken before? is well known for the quality of it's speakers. Here are just a few who have graced our stages in the past: Stefan Sagmeister, Neville Brody, Paula Scher, John Maeda, Erik Spiekermann, Jessica Hische, Hillman Curtis, Jeffrey Zeldman, Jon Burgerman, Yuko Shimizu, Sara Blake, Neil Harbisson, Annie Atkins, Erik Kessels, Rob Chiu, Nelly Ben Hayoun, Noma Bar, James Victore, Joshua Davis plus many many more.

How can I get the best price or other discounts?

We usually go on sale in late March - beginning of April. If you are signed up to our newsletter, you will be first to get news such as tickets going on sale, and of any special promo's.

Why come to Reasons To?


Come away from charged with inspiration to design, develop and create something wonderful. See and hear the creative process from the world's best speakers.


Regardless of which sessions you choose at the event, coming to will give you access to inspirational and groundbreaking artists, coders and designers. You’ll be wowed and learn from industry leaders both practical knowledge, and creative inspiration that you will remember long after you get back to the studio.


It’s not just our amazing speakers that make the event to attend. It’s the amazing vibe and character that comes from like-minded people. Surround yourself with peers from your industry, who share your passion for art, design, code & inspiration.


Re-charge those batteries by submersing yourself in full days of stellar talks, stunning work, and get motivated to leave the event and do amazing work. We want you to leave full of inspiration and motivation. We want you to leave the event and create and build the next big thing, then come back as a speaker and share your work!


Meet the speakers. There are no VIP areas or green rooms, or 'elitism' at Speakers watch sessions, hang out and come to the pub and the parties. We encourage you to say hello to everyone and anyone at the event. Connect.