Maximiliano Firtman

Maximiliano Firtman

Max Firtman (@firt) is a mobile + web developer, trainer, speaker, and writer. He has authored many books, including Programming the Mobile Web and High Performance Mobile Web published by O’Reilly Media, and many online courses at Lynda, LinkedIn Learning, Safari, Udemy and more publishers. He is a frequent speaker at conferences worldwide and he has been widely recognized for his work in the mobile-web community. He teaches mobile, HTML5, PWA and web performance trainings for top companies aro

Montreal 2019 sessions

Hacking Web Performance

English session - Intermediate

In this session, we will cover extreme techniques that will blow your mind about Web Performance, including new compression algorithms, new image formats, Client-Hints, HTTP/2 antipatterns, QUIC, preload, and Reactive Web Performance Techniques.

Hacking Web Performance

English training

Web performance is a must known skill for every developer. In this workshop we will cover the basics of Web Performance Optimization, how to measure performance on desktop and mobile devices, what are the important differences on mobile browsers and practical tips to follow to achieve extreme web performance and improve your conversion with the latest tips and tricks to hack the metrics and achieve the best results.

We will have time to make a real live analysis on websites and understand how to separate Above-the-Fold content from the rest and when to do it.
Attendees will understand new concepts, such as Speed Index, the current goals and new user-centric metrics, and the tools to profile, measure, analyze and improve websites' performance.

Say Hi to Augmented Reality on the Web

English session - Beginner

A natural platform for AR solutions is becoming a reality with the WebXR APIs, following new devices with space recognition cameras, new OSs with 3D recognition, machine learning, and new browsers. We will analyze the WebAR and WebXR proposals with live demos on stage with different devices such as Hololens, VR headsets and mobile phones, including what options are available today with current APIs for mobile devices.