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Coffee sponsored by our friends of Storyblok.

Without the support of our amazing partners, SmashingConf would not be possible.

Sponsoring a SmashingConf gives you the opportunity to connect with talented designers and influential speakers from all over the world. You’ll meet potential clients and new employees face to face and you can run live demos of your services and products to 500 potential partners and customers. Be a part of our truly great conference experience!


If you are thinking about becoming a partner, let us know! We’ll get back to you as soon as possible, with all available options and everything you would need to know to get started right away. We would love to have you on board!

Mariona, taking care of sponsors and U.M.A., Darwin OS & Linus, her furry friends!


  • Storyblok


    Storyblok is cloud-native headless CMS that enables developers to build standout content experiences faster by working off their preferred technology, developing faster with our powerful APIs, and easily extending their CMS with any third-party solution.

    Storyblok's intuitive visual editing experience, robust content management solutions, and omnichannel publishing capabilities empower marketers and creatives to drive global, personalized marketing strategies across all channels.

    Storyblok is the only CMS recognized as Customers’ Choice in Gartner's Peer Insights 2023 report.

    Kickstart a new CMS project with your favourite technology.


  • Pàu


    Unleashing Creativity and Design, to create a better self, a better society.

    Pàu is your steadfast partner for digital projects that span the mid to long term. Our team includes UX/UI, marketeers, frontend/javascript, and backend developers. Recent projects: Telenet, BNP Paribas Fortis, Colruyt-group, KBC, Proximus, Boondoggle, and more.

    On the web
    On LinkedIn

Jam Session Sponsor

  • SpeedCurve


    See how people experience the speed of your website, then identify and fix performance issues. Companies of all sizes – including BBC, Trivago, GOV.UK, Zillow, and Shopify – use SpeedCurve to monitor and improve their web performance.


  • Supernova


    Design Systems made easy.

    Supernova is a comprehensive design system platform that empowers companies to effectively manage, scale, and distribute their design systems. With its end-to-end approach, Supernova streamlines the entire design system process, from design to code, documentation, and automated delivery.

    By consolidating all aspects of a design system in one platform and integrating with popular tools like Figma and Storybook, teams can save resources, drive adoption, and empower their existing workflow.


  • NetCompany



    Netcompany-Intrasoft is a leading European IT Solutions and Services Group with strong international presence and expertise, offering innovative and added-value solutions of the highest quality to a wide range of international and national public and private organizations.

    Netcompany-Intrasoft employs more than 3,200 highly skilled professionals, representing over 50 different nationalities and mastering more than 30 languages, while more than 500 organizations in over 70 countries worldwide have chosen its services and solutions to fulfill their business needs.

Live Captioning

  • Balsamiq


    Quick and easy wireframing for everyone!

    Balsamiq Wireframes is the industry-leading rapid wireframing software that combines the comfort and simplicity of paper sketching with the power of a digital tool, so your work is easier to share, modify, and get honest feedback on. Wireframes look like sketches, so stakeholders won't get distracted by little details, and can focus on what's important instead.

    Balsamiq will take care of the captioning during all 2023 in-person conferences. ❤️

Networking Partner

  • Cozy Juicy Real

    Cozy Juicy Real

    Cozy Juicy Real: Deeper Connections Disguised as a Board Game.

    Connect with the Smashing community — play Cozy Juicy Real — the online board game with a very un-game-like purpose… to kindle fun and connecting interactions.

    You’ll get to know others in the community and - who knows - you might meet your next client, collaborator or cofounder in the process. 😉
    Meet you on Day 1, online!

Community Partner

  • Dutch Digital Agencies

    Dutch Digital Agencies

    Dutch Digital Agencies (DDA) connects and represents the best digital agencies in the Netherlands. DDA has been connecting leading digital agencies since 2002.

    They pool expertise and experiences, inspire with fresh ideas and digital applications and keep showing what they are capable of. Together, they keep making the world around us just that little bit smarter. Step-by-step, click-by-click.

  • Interaction Design Association

    Interaction Design Association

    Interaction Design (IxD) defines the structure and behaviour of interactive products and services.

    Interaction Designers create compelling relationships between people and the interactive systems they use, from computers to mobile devices to appliances; Interaction Designers lay the groundwork for intangible experiences.

    IxDA, Interaction Design Association, has 130000+ members and IxDA Brussels is one the local group amongst 200+ on the planet.

    Architempo is organising IxDA Brussels activities.
    Architempo is an Innovation Design agency working on the connections and interactions between intents and impacts, shaping narratives and strategies.

  • Codemotion


    Codemotion is an international community of developers that provides resources and content for professional growth through its platform, organizes events and helps companies connect with the best tech talent.

    They organize in person, online and hybrid events with the aim of stimulating discussion, sharing and networking in an environment where anyone can express themselves freely at ease.

Media Partners

  • Neon Moiré

    Neon Moiré

    Neon Moiré is a curated event guide of the world's most interesting design-driven conferences and events on our digitized world. The agenda focus on the disciplines of graphic, digital and interaction design, creative coding and design film, and gives an overview of the top design summer schools.

    Next to the agenda they interview organizers and speakers in written form as well as in our podcast the Neon Moiré Show. A project by graphic designer Thomas Dahm.

  • Halfvet


    Dutch newsletter about digital design and typography. Once every two weeks by Jeroen Disch.

  • DevITjobs


    DevITjobs is the first job board built with Software Engineers in mind.

    The main goal of the company is to bring more transparency, openness and diversity to the British IT market. DevITjobs is not only for Developers but for everyone working in the IT industry: Engineers, SAP and System Admins, Product Managers, QAs and UX/UI Designers!

  • React Brussels

    React Brussels

    On October 13, join React Brussels for their yearly, community-run React Conference. Bringing you the latest in the React ecosystem.

    Join speakers, authors and core team members sharing the latest frameworks and the best tech tools; joined by a wide range of developers, team leads, consultants willing to get inspired, learn and network!