University of Illinois WEBCON Champaign 2018

A three-day conference beckons web development experts, web designers, content managers, social media marketers and other web professionals at the University of Illinois. Grab this opportunity to attend various sessions covering topics like how to develop content strategy like a coder, how to develop progressive web apps with Angular, how to ensure web standards with web components, how to perfect dependency injection and much more from industry leaders and experts.

You can also make the most of this opportunity to connect with peers, collaborate with potential business partners and socialize over food and drinks.


  • 04th – 06th Apr, 2018


  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Event Schedule:-

Day 1 – Wednesday, 04th Apr, 2018

08:30 AM – 01:30 PMRegistration
09:00 AM – 12:00 PMPre-Conference Workshops

Lincoln Room – Accessible Beginning-to-End: Integrating Accessibility Into Your Team’s Workflow
Alma Mater Room – Introduction to Web Components and Polymer

12:00 PM – 01:30 PMLunch
01:30 PM – 04:30 PMPre-Conference Workshops
Lincoln Room – Content Marketing and Social Ads Mastery: What to Make, Where to Put It, and How to Measure It
Alma Mater Room – Razor Pages

Day 2 – Thursday, 05th Apr, 2018

07:30 AM – 03:00 PMRegistration
07:30 AM – 08:30 AMBreakfast Buffet
08:30 AM – 09:30 AMWelcome and Keynote

Illinois Ballroom – Swipe Left: Banish Your Inner Critic to Unleash Creativity

09:45 AM – 10:45 AMBreakout Sessions

Alma Mater Room – Elasticsearch in Action
Chancellor Ballroom – Developing Your Content Strategy Like a Coder
Lincoln Room – How Unconscious Bias Effects Product Development and User Experience Design
Quad Room – Digital Badges in Courses and Professional Development
Technology Room – Progressive Web Apps with Angular

11:00 AM – 12:00 PMBreakout Sessions

Alma Mater Room – The Impact of Leveraging Open Source
Chancellor Ballroom – We Do What? A Higher Ed Customer Experience Audit
Lincoln Room – Full-Funnel Content Marketing
Quad Room – Designing for Accessibility: Changing Users’ Mental Models
Technology Room – Level Up Your JavaScript and Become An Expert

12:00 PM – 01:30 PMSponsors, Networking, and Lunch
01:30 PM – 02:30 PMBreakout Sessions

Alma Mater Room – SOLO: An Agile Software Development Case Study
Chancellor Ballroom – Ensuring Design Standards with Web Components
Lincoln Room – Creating Within Constraints: What Content Strategy Can Borrow From The Arts
Quad Room – Peak Productivity and Continuous Improvement
Technology Room – Empathy and The User Experience: Creating Brand Loyalty by Being Real

02:45 PM – 03:45 PMBreakout Sessions

Alma Mater Room – Scaling Sparta: Military Lessons for Growing a Dev Team
Chancellor Ballroom – Modern CSS
Lincoln Room – Facebook Ads v. Google AdWords
Quad Room – Perfecting Dependency Injection
Technology Room – Creating Powerful and Flexible Authoring Tools with Drupal

03:45 PM – 05:45 PMCatered Networking Reception

Day 3 – Friday, 06th Apr, 2018

07:30 AM – 12:00 PMRegistration
07:30 AM – 08:30 AMContinental Breakfast
08:30 AM – 09:30 AMKeynote
Illinois Ballroom – Social Media MBA: How to Bring People and Organizations Together Through Social Technologies
09:45 AM – 10:45 AMBreakout Sessions
Alma Mater Room – The 5 W’s of Docker
Chancellor Ballroom – Turning CMS Into The Experience Hub for All Channels
Lincoln Room – The Social Media Checklist
Quad Room – Testing Layers in a Distributed Architecture
Technology Room – The Why and How of Web-Based Professional Development
11:00 AM – 12:00 PMBreakout Sessions
Alma Mater Room – Level Up with SVG
Chancellor Ballroom – Learning at Work
Lincoln Room – Functional Reactive Components
Quad Room – We Used Reddit as a Way to Reach More Students: Ask Us Anything!
Technology Room – How to Build Process for Successful Content and Website Management
12:00 PM – 01:00 PMSponsors, Networking, and Lunch
01:15 PM – 02:15 PMBreakout Sessions
Alma Mater Room – To Centralize or Not to Centralize: That Is The Question
Chancellor Ballroom – Intentionally Instagramming
Lincoln Room – How to Double Your Team Performance? Let’s Talk About Headless and API First Approach
Quad Room – Supporting Inclusive and Sustainable Open Source Communities
Technology Room – Common Web Attacks and What You Can Do About Them
02:30 PM – 03:30 PMKeynote
Illinois Ballroom – It Starts With a Search


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