Are you making the Web a better place, or are you going to destroy it? Web design conference in Asia • November 8, 2014 • Manila, Philippines

Your design superheroes are coming to Manila!

<form> function() & .class is an annual conference that imparts essential knowledge to the web design community in Asia, from the beautiful tropical shores of the Philippines.

It’s time to level-up your skills by learning from the people who made the Web a more awesome place, in an exclusive one-day event you shouldn’t miss.

Registration will start at 8 am, while the programme will run from 9 am to 6 pm.

One kickass lineup.

From San Francisco to Sydney, the best minds in web standards, design, UX, and mobile are converging in one spot. Keep an eye on this page as we reveal the rest of our speaker lineup soon!

Happening in the heart of The Philippines.

FFC 5 will be held at the 4th Floor Multipurpose Room of Henry Sy Sr. Hall. A green architectural landmark in more ways than one, it is located at the center of campus in De La Salle University, along Taft Avenue, Manila. It is accessible via the LRT-1 train, jeepneys, and FX.

Register now!

We’re on a mission to defend the Web against the villains of bad design, outdated techniques, and poor code – will you join us?

Each conference ticket comes with special swag, discounts to A Book Apart, Packt Publishing, Code School, & Punchdrunk Panda, PLUS a chance to win amazing prizes & access to the after-party!

Also going to UXPH? Get the FFC+UXPH Super Pass! Enjoy both conferences at a discounted rate of only 8,000 Pesos instead of the original 10,000 Pesos*.

* Form Function & Class regular ticket for 4,000 Pesos and UXPH regular ticket for 6,000 Pesos. Having trouble buying tickets? Try this link or contact us.

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Frequent questions:

  1. For whom is this conference? Web designers, front-end designers & developers, user interface designers, interaction designers, mobile designers, user experience designers, graphic designers / web developers / webmasters / bloggers / marketers / social media managers who do web design, media practitioners, students in IT or visual communication, etc. If you work on the Web and mobile interfaces, FFC is for you.
  2. Why should I attend FFC 5? You’ll hear from amazing speakers who are the the best in their field and abreast with what’s new in the industry, sharing their wealth of knowledge with you! Every year, we get attendees coming up to us & telling us that they’re on information overload and that they wouldn’t have known of the new technologies available to them if they hadn’t attended the FFC conference. That’s what we want, to nudge our attendees in the right direction so they remain globally competitive in an industry that’s incredibly fast paced.
  3. Why is the event not free? FFC takes months of planning, meetings, and actual expenses. PWDO, as a non-profit organization, doesn’t make a dime out of the ticket costs. Everything goes to the next FFC and other projects that PWDO holds for the community (such as Caritakathon).
  4. Can I pay offline? Yes. Send us an email at with the subject “FFC 2014 offline payment”. Please indicate the number of tickets you want to purchase and we’ll reply with details.
  5. Are tickets refundable? Yes, we issue 50% refund but only until October 8. Please contact us at and we’ll get started on the process.
  6. Are tickets transferable? Yes, but only until October 8, and within 2 weeks of payment confirmation.
  7. Can I avail of a student discount? Yes, we have a limited number of discount codes for our partner organizations: UST TomasinoWeb, Ateneo GRIDS, and La Salle Computer Society. The discounted price is 20% off the currently available ticket. If you are a student in one of these schools, please get in touch with them, then submit your valid ID & proof of enrollment for the semester. You will receive instructions on how to pay & get your ticket.
  8. Is there a dress code for FFC 5? Smart casual is recommended.
  9. Do I need to bring my laptop? Since there will be no workshops this year, you don’t really need to, but that is up to you.
  10. Can I get a certificate of participation? We will provide digital certificates for those who request them during registration, to be emailed after the conference.
  11. Can I get an official receipt? Yes, we will provide receipts for those who requested them during purchase, to be distributed within the day of the conference.
  12. Will Codegeizer be in the event? No, but he will be monitoring us through the World Wide Web. Possibly from his
  13. Are you a legitimate organization? Yes, we are SEC registered as a non-profit organization (TIN 007-274-276).
  14. How can I help promote FFC? You’re awesome! Check out or Press Release & Promotional Images.
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