31st Space Symposium Website

Note: This website hasn't been updated for a couple of years. Standby for a new format and projects in 2017.

31st Space Symposium Website
  • 31st Space Symposium Website
  • 31st Space Symposium Website
  • 31st Space Symposium Website
  • 31st Space Symposium Website

Technologies

Drupal, Drupal 7, Twitter Bootstrap, custom theme, JavaScript, responsive, PHP, MySQL

Status

Active

Link

http://www.spacesymposium.org

Roles

Lead web developer/designer

Additional Credits

Design and content support by web developer/designer Brian McCarrie. Poster artwork (design based on commemorative poster) by Robert Sweeney. 31st Space Symposium logo designed by Amy Mirocha. Photography by Tom Kimmell and his team. Content maintained by 15+ passionate non-technical co-workers.

Purpose

Provide customer information and promote registration for the Space Foundation's largest event of the year, the 31st Space Symposium (formerly known as National Space Symposium).

Highlighted Features

Responsive mobile-friendly design, redesigned schedule format, custom Google Translate integration, media sync with main Space Foundation website, pricing calculator, navigation reworked based on customer interviews and Google Analytics data

"I think the one overwhelming emotion that we had was when we saw the earth rising in the distance over the lunar landscape . . . . It makes us realize that we all do exist on one small globe. For from 230,000 miles away it really is a small planet."
--Frank Borman