WebVisions NYC 2013 to Include Richard Bruning, Ethan Nicolle, and 24 Hour Comics

February 6, 2013 by  
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AxeCop WebVisions

Press Release:

WebVisions NYC Tech Conference – February 27 to March 1

Features keynotes, workshops, networking and special events

WHAT: WebVisions explores the future of web and mobile design, powered by tech
visionaries from around the world. The show kicks off with a 24-hour comic book event, a special
typography event, followed by a day of workshops and two full days of sessions, panels and keynotes.

Webvisions presents big ideas and practical strategies that have the power to transform business,
communication and media. Held in New York, Chicago, Barcelona and Portland, WebVisions is a venue
for attendees to engage with leading innovators and raise a glass with likeminded colleagues who may
become future collaborators.

A complete schedule is available at: www.webvisionsevent.com/new-york/schedule


An all-star lineup of industry experts will share their vision of the future, including:
• Douglas Rushkoff, Author and Media Theorist
• Jason Kunesh, Director of UX at Obama for America
• Richard Bruning, Former DC Comics’ Design Director
• Ethan Nicolle, Renowned comic illustrator of Axe Cop
• Rafa Soto, Founder HerraizSoto&Co
• Carolyn Chandler, UX lead at Manifest Digital

Theater for the New City
155 1st Ave New York, NY 10003


February 27 – March 2
Wed. Feb 27
9 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.
Workshops with visionary speakers

6:30- 9:00 p.m.
Font Detective, Extra Bold, a special evening event co-hosted by AIGA NY with typography expert
Thomas Phinney. Register online at http://aigany.org/events/aigany-webvisions-present-font-detective-

Thur. Feb 28 and Mar 1
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Keynotes and sessions

Sat. Mar 2
10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Create a complete 24 page comic book in 24 hours. For more information, go to www.24hourcomics.org