CAPE TOWN 4 - 6 May 2020

Pixel Up! Africa's UX and design conference

3 days, 14 talks and 3 workshops with designers and design thinkers who've worked at Google, Facebook, Shopify, and more.

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Cavalli Wine Farm has a beautiful entrance.

Invest in your craft.
And your career.

If you manage, design or build digital products here's a great reason to spend 3 days in Cape Town. Meet local and global industry experts sharing tips, techniques, and insights to level up your craft and advance your career.

We'll cover these relevant topics and more:

  • Writing great content for your product
  • Designing responsive typography on the web
  • Making impactful design systems
  • Transitioning into design leadership
  • Design strategy and planning
  • Developing your personal brand as a designer

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2 day ticket Conference talks only
ZAR 7, 850 + Tax
3 day ticketConference talks + 2 Half-day Workshops
ZAR 9, 300 + Tax
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Handpicked. Well seasoned.

Speakers

Learn from authors, speakers, and design leaders. Meet the folks who are shaping the industry and designing products used by millions around the world.

We'll announce more speakers soon.

Learn from a diverse group of speakers including authors, local and international designers, as well as rising stars. They'll deliver thought-provoking talks and energizing workshops to improve your craft and help advance your career.

Inspiring and Practical.

3 days
14 talks
6 workshops
And a party

A program of thought-provoking talks and energizing workshops to improve your craft and advance your career.

Hear from all 14 speakers, then pick any 2 of our 6 half-day workshops. This year we'll have portfolio review sessions and office hours during the breaks too.

Mon. 4 May

08:00-09:00

Coffee & Registration

09:00-12:30

Talks

12:30-14:00

Lunch

14:00-17:15

Talks

17:15-19:30

Pixel Up! Party:
Drinks & Games evening

Tue. 5 May

08:00-09:00

Coffee & Registration

09:00-12:30

Talks

12:30-14:00

Lunch

14:00-17:15

Talks

Wed. 6 May

08:00-08:30

Coffee & Registration

08:30-12:30

Half-day Workshops

12:30-13:30

Workshops

13:30-17:15

Half-day Workshops

Stay fed.
Stay watered.
Stay caffeinated.

Cavalli Estate is a foodie destination. Each day you'll get a light breakfast, a delicious full lunch, snacks, and great coffee inbetween.

We're foodies ourselves so we've considered every detail to make sure you get the most out of your 3 days with us.

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Don't miss out.

2 day ticket Conference talks only
ZAR 7, 850 + Tax
3 day ticketConference talks + 2 Half-day Workshops
ZAR 9, 300 + Tax
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Its on a wine farm!

Cavalli Wine & Stud farm

Great views.
New perspectives

Pixel Up! 2020 will be held at the strikingly beautiful Cavalli Wine and Stud Farm, 40 minutes outside of Cape Town.

Cavalli Estate
Strand Rd
Somerset West
Cape Town
7129

The conference venue has a beautiful pond and views of the mountains.

Where to stay

Sponsors, let's partner up!

Let's work together.

We're looking for partners interested in helping us build bridges between designers in Africa and those in the rest of the world.

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New for 2020

Design Leadership Camp

Thought-provoking talks, energizing workshops and plenty of moments to connect and discover.

Pixel Up! is not just a conference. It’s 6 days of practical inspiration for people who design.

Pixel Up! is not just a conference. It’s 6 days of practical inspiration for people who design. Thought-provoking talks, energizing workshops and plenty of moments to connect and discover.

FOR ME?

UX and UI designers, UX writers, researchers, and product managers.

Pixel Up! is great for our Front-End and Product Designer roles. Pixel Up! is great for our Front-End and Product Designer roles. — Farai Madzima

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