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Neon Monday #211 — This week around the world 🌍🌎🌏

Your weekly email of upcoming design and creativity meet-ups, conferences, workshops, and exhibitions around the world! Find all upcoming events on neonmoire.com

😍 Featured Event

June 9th–11th, 2022. Brisbane, Australia & Livestream / All-day

The Design Conference is an event that navigates the future of design. From insights and advice to anecdotes of self-care and growth, this experience will help you find your path, expand your mind and learn from those who came before you.

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📣 New on Neon Moiré

🤙 This Week

3 - 26 May, Online

Last week of this community festival that's celebrating the creative process. Connect, collaborate and create at our hands-on talks, workshops, and community initiatives throughout May. Tickets are £59 and include a 1-year membership to the Design Calendar Community ☺︎

23 - 25 May / All-day / Online

3-day virtual Design Systems LIVE conference, 12+ speakers, 500 friends. A virtual Design Systems conference to bring together the community around Design Systems, and Design Tools organized by the design community.

24 May / Online

Join designer advocates Clara and Anthony, product designer Amanda, and engineer Qi walk through how to get started and tap into more font styles. From optical sizing to slant, learn how variable font axes give you more design control and expression.

25 May, Amsterdam & livestream

The Hmm partners up with the Responsible AI Lab of the Hogeschool van Amsterdam for a special event where 8 driven and diverse speakers, that are working, making, and thinking around the theme of ‘Responsible AI’, share their vision.

25 — 27 May, Sydney

Creativity and design festival Semi Permanent will return to our hometown of Sydney, celebrating two decades since our launch. Taking place at arts precinct Carriageworks as part of Vivid Sydney 2022. Semi Permanent presents its biggest, most dynamic program to date, coupled with an enhanced visitor experience of workshops, panel discussions, performances and installations.

Cheap flights, trains, hotels, and car hire with 24/7 customer support & the Kiwi.com Guarantee. Discover a new way of traveling with our interactive map, airport, and destination guides in your pocket.

📌 5 design festivals to attend in June

On June 9th The Design Conference kicks off in Brisbane. 30+ speakers share their thoughts on the future of design. Also on June 9th starts on the other side of the world Birmingham Design Festival. BFD hosts over 3 days 70 speakers from companies like Sony, Google, and many independent designers. June 14 starts in Minneapolis, Eyeo Festival, 4-days of talks, workshops, a code+ summit, and thought-provoking interactions led by passionate thinkers and makers. From June 20 through 23 is SmashingConf SF. The friendly conference focus on front-end and UX, but it covers everything web, be it interface design or machine learning. That means a packed bundle of diverse, actionable insights for your work. The 24hour Metafestival starts June 28th and takes place in MetaPolis. Bringing everything you need to know about Web3, NFTs, creative technology, and next-gen marketing.

Curious to know which events happen in June? Look no further, click here!

👀 Watch back — Config 2022

On May 10th to 11th Config is a global design conference by Figma took place virtually, live from San Francisco. Now you can watch back all sessions. With talks from designer at companies like Twitter, Uber and Puma.

Arthur Reinders Folmer from Typearture teaches you in 11 lessons how to create a working variable color font and implement it in a website using HTML/CSS.

👋 See you next week

Are you or do you have a friend/colleague who organizes a workshop, field trip, meet-up, festival, or conference and think it's a good fit for Neon Moiré? You are invited to add the upcoming event to neonmoire.com.

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— Thomas

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