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

Schedule: Third parties sessions

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.
11:00am–11:40am Thursday, June 22, 2017
Performance Matters
Location: 212 A/B
3596b02f b4b12d54 (MeasureWorks)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 6 ratings)
Third parties offer many benefits, but they also break sites, open security holes, and are often bad for performance. Kristian Skoeld shares proven methods and techniques on how to manage third parties and break through IT and business silos. You'll leave with a list of tools, checklists, and approaches to help you end emotionally loaded discussions and make data-driven decisions. Read more.
4:25pm–5:05pm Thursday, June 22, 2017
Web Services and APIs
Location: 212 A/B
Ruthie Nachmany (Warby Parker)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 2 ratings)
Warby Parker recently built an electronic health record system for its optometrists to use to conduct and store their eye exams. The company used this project as an opportunity to explore building a serverless web application on AWS. Ruthie Nachmany shares details of the system's implementation, challenges faced, and lessons learned along the way. Read more.