Guy Podjarny

Guy Podjarny
Founder and CEO, Snyk

Website | @guypod

Guy Podjarny, or Guypo, is a Chief Product Architect at Akamai. Guy works on Automated Front-End Optimization, and was the co-founder and CTO of, later acquired by Akamai. Guy has been in the web application field for over a decade, moving from Web Application Security to Web Application Performance, but keeping his focus on deep analysis of web pages. Guy is also a self admitted efficiency fanatic, looking to extract the most out of everything, from a packed suitcase to a complex web 2.0 app


Mobile Performance, Ballroom AB
Tutorial Please note: to attend, your registration must include Tutorials on Tuesday.
Guy Podjarny (Snyk)
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 21 ratings)
Images matter A LOT for web performance, and the variety of formats, quality levels and screen sizes complicate optimization. Retina displays, RWD and stubborn designers further fuel this fire. In this tutorial we’ll review tools and techniques that can help keep images from slowing down your page, share data about the results you can expect, and discuss what’s next for image optimization. Read more.
Web Performance, Mission City Ballroom
Guy Podjarny (Snyk), Manish Lachwani (Appurify), Doug Sillars (AT&T)
Average rating: ***..
(3.47, 98 ratings)
Join us for a snappy series of five-minute talks on the main stage. Read more.


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