Bruce Lawson

Bruce Lawson
web evangelist, Opera Software ASA

Website | @brucel

Bruce was technical lead for the Solicitors Regulation Authority in the UK. He’s a member of the Web Standards Project and co-wrote and co-edited “Web Accessibility: Web Standards and Regualtory Compliance”.

He now evangelises Open Web Standards for Opera Software. Previously, he was a tarot card reader in Istanbul, a volunteer pharmacist in Calucutta, tutor to a Thai princess and a movie actor in Bombay.


Emerging Topics, Web Applications
Location: Exhibit Hall 3
Bruce Lawson (Opera Software ASA)
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A pragmatic look at HTML 5 by experimenting with converting a real site to HTML 5 - how does it work? Where it useful and where is it annoying? How is support in current browsers? Read more.
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