Designing for Debian and DebConf

Speaker: Abraham Raji

Track: Debian in Arts & Science

Type: Long talk (45 minutes)

This talk is for anyone who is interested in understanding the process behind designing assets for a diverse project like Debian. Designing for a technical crowd presents its own set of challenges. In this talk, I go over my journey of navigating the intricacies of capturing developers’ attention while preserving the event’s essence.

The talk goes through the following points:

  • Importance of good design.

  • Designing for free software developers.

  • Design with free software.

  • Designing for Debian.

  • State of the design in Debian.

  • Designing for DebConf.

  • Building a culture of good design in Debian.