ColdFront is a single-day front-end conference in Copenhagen taking place on September 4th 2014.

Speakers & Schedule

Sit back and get inspired.

  • 07:00 - 08:00


  • 08:00 - 08:50

    Kasper Lund

    Software engineer, Google

    talks about

    Why Google thinks you should drop everything you do and pick up their next-generation language Dart.

    Kasper is the co-founder of the Dart project at Google, but before starting that project he worked on adaptive optimizations in V8.

  • 08:50 - 09:40

    Erik Bryn

    Ember.js Core Team

    talks about

    Ember.js, and why the framework helps you unlocking unprecedented productivity.

    Erik has been helping companies like Netflix, Mozilla, Square, Zendesk, Zoho and LiveNation to build and optimize their Ember applications.

  • 09:40 - 09:55


  • 09:55 - 10:45

    Mathias Buus

    node.js hacker / mad scientist

    talks about

    Pushing the limits of JavaScript with P2P and streaming BitTorrent

    Mathias is a Copenhagen based JavaScript hacker who loves open source and is the author of more than 200 node modules

  • 10:45 - 11:35

    Phil Hawksworth

    Technical Director, R/GA.

    talks about

    How to simplify your life by embracing static site generation

    Phil is a JavaScript developer who has been developing for the Web since the late 90s. He focuses on unobtrusive JavaScript, open web standards and tasty browser shenanigan.

  • 11:35 - 12:30


  • 12:30 - 13:20

    Nat Buckley

    Freelance Technologist.

    talks about

    Stop what you are doing. You're breaking the web.

    Nat has been working with creative usages of the web, connected hardware, running Friday Code Club and teaching HTML/CSS at University of London

  • 13:20 - 14:10

    Guillermo Rauch author

    talks about

    How to build the modern, optimistic and reactive user interface, we all want.

    Guillermo has been focusing on the realtime web for a while, and is the brain behind popular the framework.

  • 14:10 - 14:25


  • 14:25 - 15:15

    Peter Hedenskog author

    talks about

    Giving you ways to increase, but also explain site performance, to your boss.

    Peter has been working with web performance for the past many years, and his latests project is a web performance analyser called

  • 15:15 - 16:00

    Christian Heilmann

    Developer Evangelist, Mozilla.

    talks about

    The web in a mobile world dominated by native platforms.

    Christian is the face of Mozilla, and is well-known in our community. He doesn't need any further introduction.

  • 16:30 - 24:00



We are building upon the CopenhagenJS and TheWCDC. communities to create a unique day, where we focus on what it takes to build for the web.

A ticket for ColdFront will include lunch, tea/coffee/water and plenty of beer in the night.

Due to some great sponsorships we are able to keep the ticket prices low, while keeping the awesomeness.

This means an ticket for ColdFront will set you back just 1500 DKK + VAT!

One day. One track. Two parties. - all included with your ticket!

Can't pay via Creditcard? Use the this form and we will send you an invoice directly.

Keyboard Warriors

The day before the conference, September 3rd 2014, we're letting everyone introduce themselves at our keyboard warrior sessions also hosted at Nørrebro Bryghus.

Have you been hacking on something and want to talk about it? That's a great chance to get everyone inspired by and more importantly to network, and say hi to each other.

Sign-up for keyboard Warriors.

September 3rd 2014 from 18:00-22:00 @ Nørrebro Bryghus


Coldfront will be held in one of the oldest cinemas in Copenhagen, The Grand Theater.

The Grand Theater was build in 1913, and is located in a small sidestreet to the famous shopping street Strøget, in very center of old historic Copenhagen.

Organizers & Partners

Making it all possible:

Helping us to making the conference more awesome:

Interested in becoming a partner? We created a dedicated site for that.