Web Design Trend 2017
The Exabytes Designer Club (EDC) gathering is back! EDC is passionate about creating a platform to enhance experience in knowledge exchange and sharing among designers. EDC aims to help designers expand their network, mingle with highly regarded gurus and learn from like-minded people.
This time, the theme for our EDC would be “Web Design Trend 2017” We will be inviting three well-known speakers in their respective fields, Tommy Koh, who is specialized in SEO, Thye Chuan Tan, who is specialized in Web Design, and William Loh, specialized in Web Security
Who is Tommy?
Tommy is a Chief Geek and Business Development Director in SEO GEEK Pte Ltd. He is an SEO enthusiast who is driven to deliver great marketing values to clients. Tommy has since transited to teaching SEO as a skill set and will like to impart this skills to persons who are Entrepreneurs or Marketing professionals who wish to improve their skill sets.
“How Basic SEO Impacts Your Website”
Keeping things simple is sometimes, the best way to succeed, and this applies to SEO as well! Tommy is going to share with you SEO basics that may bring huge impact to your website. Stop looking for fancy techniques and lets strengthen your SEO basics with Tommy to drive organic traffic to your website!
Who is Thye Chuan Tan?
Thye Chuan has a strong background in visual branding and visual communication. He is passionate about bridging his design thinking and visual design talent into collaboration with business owners, other designers, web developers and marketers.
He believes that creating user experiences that creates value for both users and businesses is one of the key pillars towards a product’s success. He is also involved in communities as a part of their core volunteer teams, such as UXSG, Agile Singapore and formerly Singapore Lean Startup Circle.
“Design Trends - When to Follow and When not to?”
Quick inspiration from design trends or copying your competitor's products are good ways to design and build your product quickly. However, if not applied carefully, such practices can potentially lead to unexpected issues we may not be able to address later on.
This topic will cover the types of design trends/competitor’s designs we can use for inspiration, the things we should probably avoid and what measures we can take to ensure our design stays effective.
Who is William Loh?
William is the IT Security Manager at the SINGAPORE NETWORK INFORMATION CENTRE (SGNIC) PTE LTD. He is responsible for building the cyber resiliency of SGNIC and spearhead IT security initiatives in enhancing trust and security of .sg domain name.
William Loh has over 16 years of experience in Technology governance, IT risk management, resilience and regulatory compliance. He also has vast experience in Operational Technology cybersecurity. Prior to joining SGNIC, he was responsible for the regional Technology Governance and IT compliance functions in CitiBank. He also led in the Information Technology Risk and Compliance functions in Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation.
William holds a Masters Degree in Information System and Communication from Nanyang Technological University and also certified as a CISA, PMP and ITIL practitioner.
"How to protect your .sg websites from being hijacked."
Owning a good domain name is essential for building trust with your website visitors. However, the reverse effect might happened if we miss-used it. Learn the latest technique with William to protect your website from being hijacked by hackers.
Panel Discussion Moderator
Founder & CEO of Passion Peers
Biography of Kanika Agarwal
Kanika Agarwal is a parallel entrepreneur with two businesses pioneering end-to-end on demand platform and e-commerce services. She is the Founder and CEO of Passion Peers and co-founder of FemPeers.Kanika’s mantra in life - Live with no regret and do everything that you think makes your life purposeful.
Discussion topic: Web Design Trend 2017
In this session, we will be discussing the latest trend of web design in 2017. Some of the highlights are 'how web design impact your website, and eventually, your online business.
12.00pm: Registration & Lunch + IXEN Robot showcase
1.00pm: Opening speech
1.05pm: Tan Thye Chuan's sharing on "Design Trends - When to follow and when to not?"
1.35pm: Tommy Koh's sharing on "How Basic SEO Affects Your Website"
2.05pm: Break 10 minutes
2.15pm: William Loh's sharing on "How to protect your .sg websites from being hijacked"
2.50pm: Panel Discussion
3.20pm: Networking + Group photo
*Lunch will be provided during the event
*Registration starts at 12.00pm
If you register for EDC membership and attend the event, you will enjoy a special domain offer of SGD 9.90 per year sponsored by SGNIC. (normal price SGD45)
Gallery of previous Exabytes Designer Club
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM SGT
- The Flame Cafe
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- Venue Address
- The Flame Cafe, Level 1, 73 Upper Paya Lebar Rd, Singapore, 534818 Singapore