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Canvas Conference

Insider Stories from Product People

Tickets - £150

When & Where:

26th October 2017,
Birmingham UK

At the historic Birmingham Town Hall

About:

Canvas is a one-day event of practical talks for people who design, make and market digital products and experiences.

Beyond the trends and theory, you’ll hear stories from the people at the forefront of the world’s most interesting products. There’s no high level overviews or brand evangelists here, we provide actionable insights from people doing the hard work in the world of digital products.

When & Where:

26th October 2017,
Birmingham UK

At the historic Birmingham Town Hall
20 17

Featuring Talks From:

True Ventures Monzo All 4 Thriva Duolingo Buzzfeed Tumblr Microsoft Tumblr + more to be announced

The Speakers:

Jeffrey Veen

True Ventures

Jeffrey Veen

True Ventures

Design Partner

Jeff is Design Partner at True Ventures, and the host of design podcast Presentable. He was formerly the founder of Typekit & Adaptive Path, and led design at Google and Adobe.

Sarah Milton

All 4

Sarah Milton

All 4

Head of Product

As Head of Product, Sarah is responsible for driving the All 4 product offer and ensuring its usability, design, functionality and commercial capability.

Hugo Cornejo

Monzo

Hugo Cornejo

Monzo

Head of Design

Hugo is Head of Design at Monzo, helping to build the bank of the future. Built for your smartphone, this is banking like never before; one that updates your balance instantly, gives intelligent notifications, and is actually easy to use.

Bo Ren

Tumblr

Bo Ren

Tumblr

Product Manager

Bo is a product leader, writer, and advisor with experience at social media companies: Facebook, Instagram, and Tumblr. She has written widely about diversity and inclusion issues, product management, and behavioral science. She works on the Tumblr creative expression team, redesigning the core Tumblr app.

Hamish Grierson

Thriva

Hamish Grierson

Thriva

CEO

Hamish is CEO and Co-founder of Thriva, a health-tech product with a simple misson; to empower millions of people with simple and affordable tools to easily understand and track their internal health data. Because better decisions start with better data.

Kai Loh

Duolingo

Kai Loh

Duolingo

Senior Product Manager

Kai is a Product Manager on the Growth Team at Duolingo, the number one education app in 100 + countries. In addition, he is also the Team Manager of Tinycards, a flashcard app that Duolingo launched last July, which was named one of Apple’s top 10 apps of 2016.

Jane Kelly

Buzzfeed

Jane Kelly

Buzzfeed

Director of Data Products

Jane Kelly is Director of Data Products at BuzzFeed, where she leads a team building the tools that enable the media company to have a data-driven content creation and distribution strategy.

Sarah Guha

Starling Bank

Sarah Guha

Starling Bank

Product Director

Sarah Guha is a Product Director at Starling Bank, the mobile only bank account that enables customers to understand their spending habits. She's committed to designing user-friendly, impactful experiences that transform peoples' relationship with money.

Haiyan Zhang

Microsoft Research

Haiyan Zhang

Microsoft Research

Innovation Director

Haiyan Zhang is Innovation Director at Microsoft Research, Cambridge, creating cutting-edge technology to enable innovative new experiences in play and wellness. She is also an inventor appearing on the BBC documentary, Big Life Fix. Haiyan was formerly Innovation Director at Xbox Studios, and Co-Founder & Design Lead for the innovation platform, OpenIDEO.

More Speakers coming soon

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The Venue:

This year, Canvas will welcome 500 product people to Birmingham’s most iconic building, the Birmingham Town Hall.

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Tickets:

Your all-inclusive ticket gets you…

Talks

Full day of talks from an industry-leading line up.

Networking

Regular breaks to meet fellow attendees and chat product.

Food & Drink

Breakfast, hot lunch and tea or coffee throughout the day.

Afterparty

Get together for some cold ones post-conference.

Standard Tickets:

£150

Includes talks, food, drink and afterparty.