HTML5FEST – The Israeli Web Community conference – October 25th 2011
The Israeli W3C office is hosting HTML5FEST – a central conference for professional web developers, as well web product mangers, designers, students, educators, local and national government representatives.
HTML5FEST will take place on October 25th 2011, in Kfar Maccabiah Convention center, Ramat Gan, Israel. See conference agenda here (Hebrew): http://www.w3c.org.il/HTML5fest.
The conference is composed of three parallel tracks:
* Mobile Web
* Browser & Desktop Apps
* Web in local and national government
* Professional front end developers from Israeli companies and start-ups, including: Netcraft, Sela Group, WebsPlanet, Cofounder, Conduit, Worklight, DoAT.
* Dr. Yesha Sivan, head of W3C office Israel – Chair.
* J. Alan Bird, Global Business Development Leader, W3C.
* Eyal Reshef, Founder & CEO at IMA – Israel Mobile Association (chair – Mobile web)
* Zohar Arad, Freelance front-end architect (chair – Browser & Desktop Apps)
* Shuky Peleg, Information Security Manager at Tehila (chair – Local and national government)
* Zohar Sharon – CIO, municipality of Tel-Aviv.
One of the conference highlights will be the announcement of the HTML5FEST app contest winners, A HTML5 web apps development contests (Hebrew details: w3c.org.il/appcontest(.w3c.org.il/HTML5fest)