About Button

Button is an event about content design. If you care about making content in digital products and services better for everyone, then Button is where you belong!

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Button sets the stage for all things content design.

Attendees can look forward to deep-dive sessions and workshops on topics like:

  • Establishing value of work
  • Defending decisions with data
  • Project process
  • Cross-team collaboration
  • Governance and maintenance
  • Content in design systems
  • Mapping journeys and content
  • Crafting principles
  • Accessibility
  • Inclusivity
  • Voice and tone
  • Research methodology
  • Terminology
  • AI/ML tactics and ethics
  • Communities of practice
  • Cultivating culture
  • Team management
  • Career pathing and role clarity

Our diverse speaker rosters include trailblazers, trendsetters, and new voices in the content design field.

Button speakers are inventive, passionate contributors who are committed to our community’s shared growth. We host an open call for talk proposals every year, and our anonymous review process ensures everyone has a shot at the Button stage.

Button is where content designers call “home.”

People across roles, job titles, and experience levels find each other at Button. We often hear that this is the first time attendees feel they’ve found their people!

New friends continue to share professional and personal connections even after the conference is over. Together, their insights and experiences inform a growing body of knowledge that fuels and shapes our rapidly evolving field.

Everyone is welcome here.

We’re committed to making Button a friendly, welcoming conference that’s accessible to everyone.

The Button Equity Scholarship program allows us to expand conference attendance to people whose experiences are marginalized due to systemic oppression and exclusion. This program not only creates a more diverse conference, but also directly shapes our field of practice to reflect more experiences and perspectives.

In addition, we hold all attendees, speakers, sponsors, and staff to a code of conduct that ensures a safe and inclusive experience during the event.

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