Intended audience and prerequisites:
This session is intended for programmers, of all levels of experience, interested in game engine and tools development utilizing the browser.
Attendees will understand how web technologies can be leveraged to ease development of internal technology and tools for game creators. They will learn how embedding a web programming language can allow targeting of not only the web, but mobile and console as well.
November 30th, from 11:30 am to 12:20 pm
Don Olmstead is a Software Engineer at Sony Network Entertainment, working on porting WebKit to Playstation hardware. Prior to joining SNEI, he worked in immersive media, creating interactive applications using camera based tracking, and game development, authoring a game engine for embedded hardware that has shipped multiple titles. He is an author at #AltDevBlogADay where he contributes his knowledge on game development. His writing has also appeared on Gamasutra, and GameDev.net, as well as the upcoming book Game Tools Gems.