Christian Heilmann, Top Javascript Expert, Added to Speaker Lineup

We are extremely proud to announce Christian Heilmann has been added to the conference speaker lineup this year.

For those unfamiliar, Chris is one of the foremost Javascript and front-end experts in the world today. With 20 years of experience in web technology and a background as a Front End Architect, he’s the author of multiple books on Javascript, API design, accessibility, and scalable front-end technologies. He also speaks and keynotes technology conferences around the world.

Chris comes to us courtesy of Microsoft where he serves as Senior Program Manager, Developer Experience and Evangelism. Microsoft is a supporter of the event and strongly supports the open web. Prior to Microsoft, Chris served as Principle Developer Evangelist at Mozilla, and before that in multiple developer and architect positions with Yahoo.

Chris will deliver a keynote talk on the morning of Wednesday, March 16. He’ll also deliver a session talk later that same day.

He can be found at @codepo8 or at