HighEdWeb Assocation October 10-13, 2010

Session Details


HTML5 Design

TPR8 Technical: Propeller Hats Required Track

Salon H & I, 4th Floor


Even though the specification is still being written, HTML5 can be implemented for your website today. In this workshop presented by Christopher Schmitt focused on real world solutions, attendees will learn about the new HTML elements and their semantics, HTML5 form elements, incorporate audio and video without Flash, new JavaScript API like geolocation, and more.


Christopher Schmitt
Web Design Specialist, Heatvision.com, Inc.

The founder of Heat Vision, a small new media publishing and design firm, Christopher is an award-winning Web design specialist who has been working with the Web since 1993. As a sought-after speaker and trainer, Christopher regularly demonstrates the use and benefits of practical standards-based designs. He is co-lead of the Adobe Task Force for the Web Standards Project (WaSP) in addition to being a contributing member of its Education Task Force. Author of numerous Web design and digital imaging books, including Adapting to Web Standards: CSS and Ajax for Big Sites and CSS Cookbook, Christopher has also written for New Architect Magazine, A List Apart, Digital Web, and Web Reference.