Past Meetup

Fast and Responsive Images

This Meetup is past

70 people went

Price: $5.00 /per person
Location image of event venue

Details

Sergey Chernyshev (http://www.sergeychernyshev.com/) (@sergeyche (http://twitter.com/sergeyche)) will talk about making Responsive Images, essential part of Responsive Web Design, to be also fast.

Sergey will cover experience of recent responsive redesign for truTV.com (http://www.trutv.com/index.html) and how performance was an important part of the project and image processing pipeline that was built to make this possible.

Chernyshev is web performance enthusiast, open source hacker and web addict. He has over 17 years of web development and operations experience and works at truTV as Technical Director of Web Systems and Applications technically overseeing web development and operations for company's web properties.

We are at Spotify (https://www.spotify.com/) this time, they also sponsor pizza & drinks!

As always, we are going to have geekaways, sponsored by Catchpoint (http://www.catchpoint.com/) with great prizes for the holiday season!

Agenda:

6:30 - Arrive to Spotify, meet other members
6:45 - Event starts
7:00 - Fast and Responsive Images (Sergey Chernyshev)
8:00 - Q&A
8:15 - "Books and Stuff" geekaways
8:30 - Open Discussion, Networking

Location:

Spotify
45 W. 18th Street
7th Floor
New York, NY (http://bit.ly/Ibgtwy)

Directions on Google Maps: http://bit.ly/Ibgtwy

Entrance on StreetView: http://bit.ly/InSppX

Our Sponsors:

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• Instart Logic (http://instartlogic.com/) replaces CDNs with intelligent streaming of web content. Users can interact with Web apps 2x faster, even for mobile devices.

• Strangeloop (http://www.strangeloop.com/) provides advanced front-end optimization (FEO) solutions to companies like eBay/PayPal, Visa, and O'Reilly Media.

• SOASTA (http://www.soasta.com/)’s web and mobile app test automation solution enables developers, QA professionals, and IT Operations teams to test with unprecedented speed, scale and precision.

• Catchpoint (http://www.catchpoint.com/) is sponsoring us by providing 10% discount to our members and geeky stuff to raffle off.