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Posts about Conferences

Design for the Wisdom of Crowds

Yesterday I gave a fun talk at SXSW. Here are a few photos. As promised, here are the slides. Related…

Advice for the SXSW-bound

Yup, I’m heading to Austin for SXSW Interactive again. I’ve been going since it was called SXSW Multimedia, before there was wifi, when we had to walk uphill both ways.

Preparing for Webstock

A special behind-the-scenes look at our patent-pending preparation presentation process.

FOWD: My Crowdsourcing Presentation

I just wrapped up my presentation at Future of Web Design 2008 NYC and it was a blast! As I…

Upcoming Appearances

I’m really excited about a few upcoming appearances. I’ll be speaking on community and design at some of the best…


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Hi, I’m Derek. I live in San Francisco and make awesome community-centric web stuff. I sometimes post things to Flickr and Twitter. I’m mostly harmless. More.





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