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Chris Wilson

Chris Wilson
Open Web Developer Advocate, Google

Website | @cwilso

Chris Wilson is an Open Web Platform Developer Advocate working on
Chrome. He began working on web browsers in 1993 when he co-authored
the original Windows version of NCSA Mosaic, went on to Microsoft to
work on Internet Explorer for fifteen years, and joined Google in
2010. He has a particular interest in enabling awesome user
experiences on the web platform, and is a long-time participant in
various web standards working groups.
In his free time, he enjoys photography and hiking with his wife and daughter (and their soon-to-be second child), and scuba diving in the tropics as well as the chilly waters of Puget Sound as a PADI Assistant Instructor. You can keep up with Chris on Twitter ( and Flickr (


Grand Ballroom B
Nellie McKesson (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Chris Wilson (Google)
Average rating: ***..
(3.24, 25 ratings)
How Web technology is driving the evolution of reading and writing, and what O'Reilly is doing about it. Read more.
The Leading Edge Grand Ballroom B
Chris Wilson (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.92, 12 ratings)
This talk explains the Web Audio API, with application to interactive applications, music and gaming, including some audio theory and some practical examples. Read more.
Continental Parlor 6-9 (Exhibit Hall)
Peter Cooper (Cooper Press), Simon St.Laurent (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Chris Wilson (Google), Brady Forrest (Ignite Talks)
Average rating: ****.
(4.20, 5 ratings)
Grab a drink, mingle with fellow attendees, and see the latest in JavaScript & web technologies and products from leading companies - happening Wednesday evening after afternoon sessions. Read more.


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