Canvas is done for another year!

Thanks to everyone who came, we hope you enjoyed the day.

You can watch the full talk videos here.

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Canvas Conference
22.10.2015

Insider
stories
from
product
people

Insider stories from product people

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Cross-discipline talks

Our 2015 speakers range from Product Engineers and Managers to CTOs and CMOs. We even have a scientist from NASA.
Because space rules.

product

Engineering

UX

  • Edd
    Read

    Chief Technology Officer

    Edd Read

    Edd is the co-founder and CTO behind Graze’s Darwin algorithm, providing personalised snacks via weekly subscription boxes in the UK and US.

  • Dave
    Wascha

    Global Director of Digital Products

    Dave Wascha

    Dave is a product guy who brings experience from Moo & Microsoft to the Travelex Digital team, & their mission to invent the future of money.

  • Julien de
    Preaumont

    Chief Marketing Officer

    Julien de Preaumont

    Julien leads marketing at Withings, helping people to get healthier. His background includes a stint at Paypal and founding his own startup.

  • Jaime
    DeLanghe

    Senior Product Manager

    Jaime DeLanghe

    Jaime is a Sr Product Manager leading search at Etsy. Her team is making it easier to explore 32M items from global independent businesses.

  • Catharine
    Conley

    Planetary Protection Officer

    Catharine Conley

    Catharine Conley is Planetary Protection Officer at NASA, responsible for preventing biological contamination as we explore the solar system.

  • Joe
    Polastre

    Product Lead

    Joe Polastre

    Currently Product Lead at Medium, Joe is an entrepreneur and technology executive focusing on data analytics and large systems problems.

  • Liz
    Crawford

    Chief Technical Officer

    Liz Crawford

    Computer Science PhD Liz is CTO at Birchbox, redefining the retail process by offering a personalised way to discover new beauty products.

  • Tom Guy

    Product & Commercial Director

    Tom Guy

    Tom leads Product & Commercial Strategy at British Gas' Connected Homes team, revolutionising the way we do everyday things in our homes.

  • Aaron
    Weyenberg

    UX Lead

    Aaron Weyenberg

    Aaron is UX Lead at TED. Like a Swiss army knife, he makes versatility his specialty in developing products in service of ideas worth spreading.

  • Tom
    Petty

    Head of UX & Design

    Tom Petty

    Tom leads design at GoCardless where he's building a team focused on creating great products in a heavily regulated industry.

  • Edd
    Read

    Chief Technology Officer

    Edd Read

    Edd is the co-founder and CTO behind Graze’s Darwin algorithm, providing personalised snacks via weekly subscription boxes in the UK and US.

  • Dave
    Wascha

    Global Director of Digital Products

    Dave Wascha

    Dave is a product guy who brings experience from Moo & Microsoft to the Travelex Digital team, & their mission to invent the future of money.

  • Julien de
    Preaumont

    Chief Marketing Officer

    Julien de Preaumont

    Julien leads marketing at Withings, helping people to get healthier. His background includes a stint at Paypal and founding his own startup.

  • Jaime
    DeLanghe

    Senior Product Manager

    Jaime DeLanghe

    Jaime is a Sr Product Manager leading search at Etsy. Her team is making it easier to explore 32M items from global independent businesses.

  • Catharine
    Conley

    Planetary Protection Officer

    Catharine Conley

    Catharine Conley is Planetary Protection Officer at NASA, responsible for preventing biological contamination as we explore the solar system.

  • Joe
    Polastre

    Product Lead

    Joe Polastre

    Currently Product Lead at Medium, Joe is an entrepreneur and technology executive focusing on data analytics and large systems problems.

  • Liz
    Crawford

    Chief Technical Officer

    Liz Crawford

    Computer Science PhD Liz is CTO at Birchbox, redefining the retail process by offering a personalised way to discover new beauty products.

  • Tom Guy

    Product & Commercial Director

    Tom Guy

    Tom leads Product & Commercial Strategy at British Gas' Connected Homes team, revolutionising the way we do everyday things in our homes.

  • Aaron
    Weyenberg

    UX Lead

    Aaron Weyenberg

    Aaron is UX Lead at TED. Like a Swiss army knife, he makes versatility his specialty in developing products in service of ideas worth spreading.

  • Tom
    Petty

    Head of UX & Design

    Tom Petty

    Tom leads design at GoCardless where he's building a team focused on creating great products in a heavily regulated industry.

why canvas

canvas 2014 highlights

why canvas

Now in its 4th year, Canvas has quickly become an annual diary date for product people. With a line up of speakers from some of the world’s most well known products and services, Canvas blends insider stories, problem solving and practical lessons into a day long conference. During the day you’ll meet (and eat with) engineers, designers and other UX professionals.

The venue

This year’s Canvas Conference is happening at the brand new £190million Library of Birmingham, home to over a million books. One of the UK’s most eye-catching and iconic locations, you’ll join over 300 attendees in one of the best conference venues in Europe.

The Library
of birmingham

Centenary Square,
Broad Street,
Birmingham, UK
B1 2ND

Parking

There’s loads of city centre parking nearby. Parkopedia has all the best options.

Trains

The library is little more than a 10 minute walk from New St, Moor St and Snow Hill.

Hotels

Birmingham’s full of great hotels but we've got an exclusive rate for the Hilton Garden Inn Brindley Place.

tickets

£125 - Sold Out

Fast wifi | Breakfast & lunch | Free after party

22 october 2015

Every Ticket includes access to Canvas for a full day of talks from a line up of top speakers. You'll also get bacon and coffee on arrival, a hot lunch and access to the after party that includes a few drinks on us. There are plenty of breaks planned so you'll get time to chat to other attendees and the speakers themselves. We've also got wifi sorted and plenty of access to power so don't worry about using your laptop and phone as often as you want.

If you've got any questions about Canvas, feel free to drop us a line and we'll be straight back in touch.
See you there!

sold out

We're fully sold out but don't worry, if you'd still like to come, email us and we'll put you on the reserve list if any tickets become available.

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