HTML5 Developer Conference header

Stephan Herhut is a Research Scientist at Intel Labs where he works on improving programmability of parallel architectures. He is enthusiastic about increasing programmers’ productivity without sacrificing performance goals. Lately, he is working to bring the performance of parallel hardware to JavaScript without destroying its soul.


  • Concurrency and Parallel Computing in JavaScript
  • Time: Wednesday @ 4:00pm | Room E-134

Concurrency and parallel computing play an important role in modern software development, whether one writes native applications or develops for the HTML5 platform. This session will give an overview of what JavaScript and the HTML5 platform currently have to offer and discuss some new features that are currently in the works.


Slides (.pdf)

Interested in
being a sponsor?

Contact us at

Newsletter Signup
Signup for our newsletter today!