Meet BB at UpFront Conf, 19 May, Mcr

BB Front-End Developers, Dan Furze and Andy Blackledge, will be heading to UpFront Conf 2015 next Tuesday in Manchester.


Dan and Andy look forward to meeting fellow front-end developers at the event – do say hello to them and feel free to pick their brains about our front-end best practice here at Building Blocks. 

UpFront is a new conference for the front-end development community which brings together leading experts in development, design and UX.

Eight presenters will be taking to the stage to share their expertise on topics including: front-end testing; web performance techniques; web typography and games console browsers.  See the full agenda.

Speakers include Richard Rutter, founding partner of Clearleft consultancy, Soledad Penadés, Senior Engineer at Mozilla and Anna Debenham, winner of Netmag’s Young Developer of the Year award. See the full list of speakers.

Tickets to the conference cost £114 (£60 for students). Book your ticket.


The UpFront workshop day – ‘Everything you wanted know about Responsive Design…And Less’ - takes place the day before at The Hive.

Facilitated by Brad Frost, a web designer, speaker, writer and consultant from Pennslyvania, USA, the workshop is a full-day masterclass that will cover all aspects of responsive design including concepts, strategy, process, patterns and principles. Find out more.

Tickets to the workshop cost £200. Book your ticket.

Any questions?

If you need more information or have any questions just get in touch and we'd be happy to answer them for you.