Google I/O developer conference: Now with more AJAX

May 5, 2008

With Google I/O just a few weeks away (May 28 - 29), if you haven't already registered then now is the time. There are now more than 80 technical sessions posted. In addition to the AJAX APIs sessions that we talked about before, we've recently added a number of other AJAX & JavaScript related talks:

State of AJAX: The Universe Is Expanding
Dion Almaer, and Ben Galbraith, founders of, will discuss the State of Ajax (hence the title), including the latest technology developments, techniques, and frameworks.

Even Faster Websites
Steve Souders, creator of Y!Slow and author of the book High Performance Web Sites, will explore the best practices that he's discovered for reducing latency and improving your app's performance.

Can We Get There from Here?
Alex Russell, co-creator of The Dojo Toolkit, looks at the state of the web development stack and the differing views and approaches to advancing development within a browser.

Be sure to visit the website to see the complete list and to register. For those coming from out of town, we've arranged discounted room rates at nearby hotels. Read the details on the website to take advantage of the discount, but move fast because the hotel discount ends May 6th.

See you in San Francisco.