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Steve Heffernan

Steve Heffernan
Director of Open Source Player Technology, Brightcove, Video.js

Website | @heff

Steve Heffernan is the creator of Video.js, an open source web video player in use on over 100,000 websites and with over 1 billion views per month. Steve was previously co-founder of Zencoder, a cloud video encoding service that was acquired by Brightcove. As part of Brightcove, Steve now works full-time managing the Video.js project and community.

Sessions

Main Stage
Portland Ballroom
Steve Heffernan (Brightcove, Video.js)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 4 ratings)
Every open source project is a unique snowflake of technology choices, coding style, and communication channels. Learning not only how, but the 'correct' way to contribute to each new project can be a blocker for would-be contributors. This talk will give practical examples of how you can reduce the learning curve for new contributors and improve the quality of first-commits. Read more.