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Insider Stories from Product People

4th October 2018
Studio Theatre, Birmingham Rep
About Canvas

A day of talks for people who design, make & market digital experiences

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

Featuring Talks From

More to be announced soon

The Speakers

Hear Insider Stories from…

Joe Macleod

Joe Macleod

Designer and Author


Joe has decades of product development experience across digital, physical & service sectors. He now works on the Closure Experiences project where he consults, writes & talks about this important issue.

Jane Davis

Jane Davis

Lead Design Researcher


At Dropbox, Jane designs research & experiences for people/teams that are inclusive, collaborative & generative. She focusses on what users want & need, not just in the moment, but in the years to come.

Martin White

Martin White

Experience Design Lead


Martin leads the design of digital products for customers & colleagues at leading retailer Sainsbury’s. He’s helped grow the Digital Experience Team and influenced the adoption of design thinking.

Jane Lucy

Jane Lucy

Founder & CEO


Jane is the CEO and founder of The Labrador - a service massively disrupting the energy market and taking advantage of technology changes and customer data ownership.

Dave Wascha

Dave Wascha

Chief Product Officer


Dave has a ton of experience in product management, having worked at huge companies such as Microsoft, Moo, Travelex and more recently Photobox. A product guy at heart, he has a childlike curiosity and an unstoppable will.

Ilze Dreyer

Ilze Dreyer

Senior Product Owner

Ilze is an experienced senior product owner who has worn many multiple hats in her career from agile coaching to development team management. Working for one of the world’s biggest online travel operators, Ilze is hugely passionate about unlocking team potential.

Jordan McRae

Jordan McRae

Founder / CEO

Using his experience in ocean and space robotics, in the NAVY, and working with NASA and Lockheed Martin, Jordan has developed a new voice platform that will fundamentally change the way we use an iconic 140-year-old invention.


Not sure what to expect from Canvas?

We’ve previously had fantastic speakers from the likes of Netflix, Spotify & Slack and our back catalogue is available to watch now.

Watch Canvas Talks

The Venue

Studio Theatre,
Birmingham Rep

The Birmingham Rep is part of the same building as the Library of Birmingham - one of the UK’s most eye-catching and iconic locations and one of the top conference venues in Europe.

Location & Travel

“Attended Canvas every year since 2015 and are always blown-away by the quality of speakers. A must-attend conference, which is well worth the money. We will definitely be back for 2018.”

Paul Allen


The Tickets

What’s Included…

Full day of talks from an industry-leading line up.
Regular breaks to meet fellow attendees and chat product.
Food & Drink
Breakfast, hot lunch and tea or coffee throughout the day.
Get together for some cold ones post-conference.

Ticket Prices

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