Rob Larsen, TweetSenior Specialist, Platform at Sapient Global Markets
Biography: Rob Larsen
"Rob has more than 12 years experience as a front end engineer and team lead, building web sites and applications for some of the world’s biggest brands. He’s currently a Senior Specialist, Platform at Sapient Global Markets.
Prior to his time at Sapient, Rob spent time at Isobar, The Brand Experience, Cramer and as an independent consultant. Over the course of his career Rob has solved unique problems for clients like Adidas, Motorola, Philips, Reebok, Gillette, Boston’s Museum of Science, State Street Corporation and Harvard Kennedy School.
As an engineer working on big, consumer sites and applications, Rob Larsen has had hands-on, production experience with pretty much every emerging technology that’s available in a modern browser. In this session Rob will draw on that experience to walk through the current standards landscape and share his take on what technologies are worth using right now and which should be avoided.