Smashing Conference

Update (Monday, June 25 AM): It’s Workshop Day with Sarah Drasner, Aaron Draplin, Sara Soueidan, Dan Mall, Tim Kadlec and Vitaly Friedman!

Workshops are taking place at Ivey Tangerine Leadership Centre in 130 King St W in downtown Toronto, and registration opens at 9 AM. We will have coffee & breakfast ready for you, a great lunch, and an amazing day of learning! No printing necessary — save the trees! Just bring your ID with you, and we will give you your badge! Easy.

If you are coming from outside of Toronto, we highly recommend to preload a map of the area in Google Maps (search the area, then type “okay map” in the search bar). Make sure to check out all the details of what’s happening when and where, too!

The Schedule At A Glance

  • Workshops on Monday, June 25th:
    Taking place at the Ivey Tangerine Leadership Centre, our workshops will start at 9:30AM. Doors will be open from 9AM, and we’ll have some coffee on arrival. Lunch will be included, too.

    In the evening, we’ll be warming up with our friends at Shopify with a pre-conference night of horror stories about failures and the lessons learned from them. Doors open at 6:30 PM, with talks starting at 7:00 PM. Be sure to → RSVP!

  • 1st Conference Day on Tuesday, June 26th:
    Kicking off the conference at 9:30am! (Tuesday Schedule)
    Wi-Fi: SmashingConf / Pass: icecream
    Snacks, coffee, and snacks will be provided throughout the day.
    SmashingConf Party in the evening at The Ballroom. Don’t forget your badge!

  • 2nd Conference Day on Wednesday, June 27th:
    Our schedule of Day 2 →

  • Workshops on Thursday, June 28th:
    We’ll kick off all workshops at 9:30AM, with doors being open from 9AM, and we’ll have some coffee on arrival. Lunch will be included, too.

Interested in sponsoring?

We pour our heart and soul into creating a friendly, memorable and inspiring community event for everybody involved. We keep the ticket prices as affordable as possible, and we’d be happy to welcome dear sponsors to make the event even more smashing in every way. Please feel free to reach out to Mariona at to see our available options!

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