Training: June 20–21, 2016
Tutorials: June 21, 2016
Keynotes & Sessions: June 22–23, 2016
Santa Clara, CA
Patrick Meenan

Patrick Meenan
Software Engineer, Google

Website | @PatMeenan | Attendee Directory Profile

Patrick Meenan has been working on web performance in one form or another for the last 15 years and is currently working at Google to make Chrome and the web faster. Patrick created the popular open source WebPagetest web performance measurement tool, runs the free instance of it at WebPagetest.org, and can frequently be found in the forums helping site owners understand and improve their website performance.

Sessions

9:00am–5:00pm Monday, June 20-Tuesday June 21
SOLD OUT
Performance for the people
Location: Bayshore Room
Tim Kadlec (Snyk), Patrick Meenan (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.83, 6 ratings)
Tim Kadlec and Patrick Meenan explain how the construction of websites and applications impacts performance as well as how to quickly debug and resolve performance issues. Tim and Patrick dive into how browsers work, how web pages are delivered, backend and frontend issues, optimizations, and techniques to get the best performance and provide hands-on experience for working on web performance. Read more.
9:00am–5:00pm Monday, 06/20/2016
Performance for the people
Location: bayshore room
Tim Kadlec (Snyk), Patrick Meenan (Google)
Tim Kadlec and Patrick Meenan explain how the construction of websites and applications impacts performance as well as how to quickly debug and resolve performance issues. Tim and Patrick dive into how browsers work, how web pages are delivered, backend and frontend issues, optimizations, and techniques to get the best performance and provide hands-on experience for working on web performance. Read more.
1:15pm–1:55pm Wednesday, 06/22/2016
Performance for the people
Location: Ballroom CD Level: Beginner
Patrick Meenan (Google), Tammy Everts (SpeedCurve)
Average rating: ****.
(4.38, 16 ratings)
Google partnered with SOASTA to train a machine-learning model on a large sample of real-world performance, conversion, and bounce data. Patrick Meenan and Tammy Everts offer an overview of the resulting model—able to predict the impact of performance work and other site metrics on conversion and bounce rates. Read more.
1:15pm–1:55pm Thursday, 06/23/2016
Performance for the people
Location: Ballroom CD Level: Intermediate
Patrick Meenan (Google)
Average rating: ****.
(4.92, 12 ratings)
Patrick Meenan outlines techniques for serving rich experiences to users on fast connections while still offering a fast experience for users on slow connections and addresses some eye-opening issues and solutions for serving content on mobile connections. Read more.