July 20–24, 2015
Portland, OR
Doris Chen

Doris Chen
Developer Evangelist, Microsoft

Website | @doristchen

Doris Chen is a developer evangelist at Microsoft for the western region of the United States, specializing in web technologies (HTML5, jQuery, JavaScript, Ajax, and Java). She has over 15 years of experience in the software industry working in several open source web tier technologies, Java platform, .NET and distributed computing technologies. She has developed and delivered over 400 keynotes, technical sessions, and code camps worldwide; published widely at numerous international conferences and user groups including JavaOne, O’Reilly, WebVisions, SD Forum, HTML5, and JavaScript meetups; and worldwide user groups. Doris works very closely in creating and fostering the community around NetBeans, Glassfish, and related technologies. Before joining Microsoft, Doris was a technology evangelist at Sun Microsystems. Doris received her Ph.D. from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) in computer engineering, specializing in medical informatics.


11:30am–12:10pm Thursday, 07/23/2015
Scale Portland 256
Doris Chen (Microsoft)
How do you tackle real-world web platform performance problems in modern websites and apps? This session starts with a basic understanding of the web platform, and then explores a set of problem/solution pairs built with industry-standard performance guidance. In the talk, we will demonstrate performance tips and tricks that will help you improve the performance of your apps and sites today. Read more.