Without the support of our sponsors and partners, such an event is nearly impossible to organize and run. Below you will find all the fantastic partners who are making SmashingConf happen.
If you think 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!
Meet FullStory, the app that captures all your customer experience data in one powerful, easy-to-use platform. Our tiny script unlocks pixel-perfect session playback, automatic insights, funnel analytics, and robust search and segmentation – empowering everyone in your organization to help build the best online experience for your customers.
Mozilla is a global community of technologists, thinkers and builders working together so people worldwide can be informed contributors and creators of the Web. Our mission is to ensure the Internet is a global public resource, open and accessible to all, where individuals can shape their own experience and are empowered, safe and independent.
Netlify is the simplest way to build, deploy, and manage web projects on the JAMstack. We're changing the way the web is built by collapsing the modern front-end development process into a single, simplified workflow. Confidently deploy static sites and apps in just a few clicks and integrate dynamic features and functionality as your projects become more sophisticated.
The Shopify Partner Program is for designers, developers, and creatives building websites, themes, and apps for clients using the Shopify platform.
Our partner program is free to join and lets you experiment with the Shopify platform through unlimited test stores. For every client you refer; theme you design; or app you build, you’ll receive ongoing monthly income from Shopify. There are other perks too, like early access to new features, marketing materials, and access to a collaborative community of other Shopify Partners around the world.
If you have any questions, we’ll be available to talk at our stand throughout the event. Looking forward to meeting you!
Deque Systems is a leading provider of web and mobile accessibility software and services. Striving to provide practical accessibility solutions that reflect real-world development environments. Deque works with a broad range of clients to not only fix their inaccessible content but to integrate accessibility into their existing design and development processes through the use of automation and training. The Deque agile approach to accessibility ensures that organizations that have the toolset to make large and complex websites accessible.
Scrivito is a SaaS Content Management Service, built for digital agencies and medium to large sized businesses.
And because of Scrivito's serverless technology, it is 100% maintenance free: you'll never have to patch your CMS, so it's the most secure and cost-effective solution on the market.
Introducing ModernIE, a set of free tools and resources from Microsoft to help you support Edge as well as previous versions of Internet Explorer. You can download Virtual Machines for Windows, Mac and Linux, test your sites on different browsers and scan your site for common coding patterns that could cause compatibility issues. Spend less time testing, and more time building what’s next.
Balsamiq is the maker of Mockups - the rapid wireframing software that combines the simplicity of paper sketching with the power of a digital tool so that teams can focus on what’s important. Balsamiq is a small and personable company that competes on usability and customer service. Balsamiq believes work should be fun, and that life is too short for bad software.
Kirby is a fantastic CMS for designers, architects, photographers or anybody else interested in building their own website or online portfolio. It gives you great flexibility without having to handle complicated installation steps or fighting with databases. It has a very easy to use template system, so it’s perfect for any Web designer out there with some basic PHP knowledge. We love and use Kirby, developed by our good friend Bastian Allgeier, and you will love it, too.
Our notebooks are designed for your back pocket so you can take them where ever you go. Each notebook serves to allow you to capture your ideas as well as help you learn, that is why each of the notebooks contain information and inspiration to always keep you learning.
If you’re looking for motivating posters for your startup — the posters with inspiration quotes to motivate your startup and stay focused on what’s important — Startup Vitamins is just the right place to search for them. And the customer service — the customer service is just amazing! Highly recommended.
Sticker Mule is the fastest & easiest way to print custom stickers, labels, and magnets. If you are looking to order custom stickers, Sticker Mule is a fantastic option to consider. They also offer free online proofs, 4 day turnaround and free UPS shipping.
Tesla Amazing is a fast-growing international team that debuted on Kickstarter in March 2015 with Magnetic - a modern twist on sticky notes, whiteboards, and other stationery that makes paper as sleek as it should be in the 21st century. It’s based on a unique technology which provides double-sided, full-coverage stick to almost any smooth surface. Rather than using glue to adhere, Magnetic clings using a stable static charge.
Women Who Code aims to inspire women to excel in technology careers and create a world where women are proportionally represented as technical leaders, executives, founders, VCs, board members, and software engineers.
a11yTO actively promotes digital inclusion for the design and development communities in and around the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). We are a part of a series of sister events that happen annually in different cities around the globe. We welcome people of all abilities and experience - from people curious about what this accessibility thing is all about to experts in the field. #a11yTO holds regular Meetups, an annual Camp, and a Conference too! We'd love to meet you at our next event!
Toronto Designers and Coffee brings designers from all over the industry together to share their thoughts and experiences over a cup of coffee! Whether they’re experienced or just starting out, we encourage all designers to come to connect, share and learn from this awesome community.
A global community of over 12,000 designers. We dare to ask questions no one else is asking. Sometimes as straight forward as "what is the difference between UI design and interaction design?" We bring industry experts from over six different cities around the world to discuss the latest in design for software and the future of technology.
Tech Masters is an online community tying together a diverse and passionate group of technologists, entrepreneurs, and developers from all around the world. Join the Slack group for ongoing conversations and discussions: TechMasters.chat
Discover interesting development productivity tools & workflows for the modern developer across all software & hardware, programming languages, platforms, and physical tools. All skills levels are welcome.