Greg Schechter

Greg Schechter
Web Warrior, YouTube

Website | @gregthebusker

Greg is a fearless web warrior, fighting for browser and website progress. While training at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, he published articles with the Opera Web Standards Curriculum. Subsequently, he went on to battle alongside many different web companies, including Amazon, Yahoo, and Google. His current alliance is with YouTube, where he spearheads the movement for HTML5 video capabilities.


Web Performance
Location: Hall 1 A Level:
Matas Petrikas (SoundCloud), Andrew Pile (Vimeo), Greg Schechter (YouTube)
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There are millions and millions of them on the web, they have changed the way we deliver, share and perceive audio and video - the embeddable player widgets. The people behind omnipresent Youtube, Vimeo and SoundCloud players will discuss the current challenges in the embeddable content world - scalability, transition from Flash to HTML5, web performance and platform integrations. Read more.


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