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Web Directions Code ’21 session spotlight–The Evolution of the Web and OffscreenCanvas

The Evolution of the Web and OffscreenCanvas

Brian Kardell, Developer Advocate Igalia

A walk through how the web and web standards advance and evolve, driven through a look at canvas and new APIs like OffscreenCavas and Custom Paint

About Brian Kardell

Brian is a Developer Advocate at Igalia, was an Original Co-author/Co-signer of The Extensible Web Manifesto and was the Co-Founder/Chair, W3C Extensible Web Community Group.

He represents Igalia and the OpenJS Foundation (formerly jQuery) in several standards groups. He is a blogger and lover is Art, Science & History.

In 2021 we have a whole series of events for Front End Developers

Across 2021 Web Directions is presenting a series of online conferences for front end designers and developers. Focussed deep dives, they go far beyond what you might expect from conference programs.

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Across the year we have 3 remaining conferences (Hover our CSS conference took place in April, Lazy Load focussed on performance in June and Global Scope our JavaScript conference in August), focussing on Progressive Web Apps, Accessibility, and Security, privacy and identity.

banners for all our remaining 2021 conferences Reads: Web Directions lazy load 2021  a conference on front end performance  Online, globally June 11 & 18 2021 Web Directions global scope 2021  a conference all about JavaScript  Online, globally July 23 & 30 2021 Web Directions Code 2021  a conference on progressive web apps and web platform  Online, globally Sept 17 & 24 2021 Web Directions aaa 2021  accessibility engineering for front end developers  Online, globally Late 2021 Web Directions Safe 2021  privacy, security, identity for front end developers  Online, globally Late 2021

Priced individually from $195, or attend all 6, plus get access to our conference presentation platform Conffab for just $595, or $59 a month.

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