Web Performance Conference
Redwood City, CA
March 31 & April 1, 2020

#PerfMatters Conference Schedule

Monday: Workshops

Tuesday & Wednesday: Conference: One track, two days, 16+ great talks, 2 panels, 16+ amazing speakers!

Thursday: Hack on MDN Performance Hackathon


Workshop :: Monday, April 1

Getting Up To Speed with Performance:
A full day workshop to "Get You Up To Speed" on Web Performance. Participants will learn everything they need to know to get the most out of #PerfMatters Conference, the 2-day conference dedicated to front-end web performance
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Includes Lunch
Workshop Details

Day 1 :: Tuesday, April 2

9:00 AM


9:30 AM

A billion phones and even more people

Keerthana Krishnan

10:00 AM

Fantastic Frontend Performance Tricks and Why We Do Them

Jenna Zeigen

10:30 AM


Enjoy treats in the Grove. Make new acquaintances

10:50 AM

Crash Course in CrUX

Rick Viscomi

11:25 AM

Profiling the Profiler

Greg Tatum

12:00 PM

Level up your web tools with WebAssembly

Robert Aboukhalil

12:30 PM


Lunch is served in the Grove.

1:30 PM

Empowering a Performance Culture

Alfredo Lopez

2:00 PM

Delighted, Satisfied, or Angry? : Building empathy into our core business metrics to put users first.

Nathan Bower

2:30 PM

Panel: Building a Performance Culture

Moderator: Lauren Younger Nagel. Panelists: Alfredo Lopez, Nathan Bower, Erica Stanley, Ryan Townsend

3:00 PM


Grab another bite in the Grove

3:20 PM

Measuring User Perceived Performance to Prioritize Product Work

Gemma Petrie and Heather McGaw

4:00 PM

Leveraging the power of service design to boost web performance

Anthonia Carter

4:30 PM

SVG will save us!

Sarah Drasner

5:30 - 8:30 PM


Enjoy food, music, fun, activities, drinks and entertainment. This is a party you don't want to miss.

Day 2 :: Wednesday, April 3

9:00 AM

The Cost of JavaScript

Addy Osmani

9:35 AM

How Privilege Defines Performance

Tatiana Mac

10:10 AM

The intersection of accessibility and performance

Eric Bailey

10:40 AM


11:00 AM

Runtime Scheduling on the Web

Shubhie Panicker

11:45 AM

Resource loading, prioritization, HTTP/2 - oh my!

Pat Meenan

12:30 PM


1:30 PM

Performance Benefits of Variable Fonts

Mandy Michael

1:55 PM

Refactoring for Progressive Web Apps

Erica Stanley

2:30 PM

Happy Browser, Happy User!

Katie Sylor-Miller

3:00 PM


You don't want to miss out! Go to the Grove.

3:30 PM

Taking the Guesswork out of Performance Budgets

Buddy Brewer

4:10 PM

Chaperones and curfews: minimising 3rd party impact

Ryan Townsend

4:50 PM - 5:00 PM


Hackathon :: Thursday, April 4

Hack on MDN Performance
9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Includes Lunch, Dinner, and everything else

*Schedule subject to change

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2019 Attendees April 10, 2019 Available $379
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