Building a Better Web
June 19–20, 2017: Training
June 20–22, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA

Schedule: Privacy sessions

9:00am–9:40am Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Modern Web Essentials
Location: 210 BF
Mike North (LinkedIn)
Average rating: ****.
(4.20, 10 ratings)
Your users are almost certainly vulnerable in one way or another. Mike North explores a series of common web app security pitfalls, first demonstrating how to exploit the vulnerability and then recommending a pragmatic and effective defense against the attack. Buckle up, because Mike's about to take some things you love and depend on and smash them to bits. Read more.
9:50am–10:30am Thursday, June 22, 2017
The Web Everywhere
Location: 212 A/B
Peter Blum (Instart Logic)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Publishers that monetize via advertising are faced with a crisis: the rapid adoption of ad blocking is impacting earnings. Peter Blum explains where advertisers went wrong, how users responded (with ad blockers), the impact of ad blockers on publishers, and publisher responses—including subscriptions, soft and hard messaging, and even unblocking ads—with case studies for each approach. Read more.