Emerging Tech SIG: Where the Web has been and where it needs to go



  • and how Laszlo can help us get there.


    Presentation Overview

    Join us at SDForum's Emerging Tech SIG on Tuesday, January 11, 2005, when CTO David Temkin and Software Architect Max Carlson of Laszlo Systems will discuss where the Web has been, where it needs to be headed, and how Laszlo can help us get there.

    Laszlo is a platform for the development and delivery of rich Internet applications on the World Wide Web. On October 5, 2004, Laszlo became Open source software under the OSI-certified Common Public License. On November 18, 2004, IBM's alphaWorks released a preview of an Eclipse IDE for Laszlo, providing a rich editing and debugging environment for LZX, Laszlo's XML markup language.

    The Laszlo platform powers rich Internet applications from some of the world's leading Web sites, including Earthlink, Yahoo, Behr Paints, Ziff-Davis Media, the Internet Archive and La Quinta Inns.





    About the Presenters

    David Temkin is CTO of Laszlo Systems

    David Temkin is CTO of Laszlo Systems. Before founding Laszlo, Temkin Was Senior Director of Engineering at Excite@Home. Prior to Excite@Home, Temkin was an engineering manager in the Newton division at Apple Computer and developed enterprise software at EDS. He graduated from Brown University with a double major in Computer Science and History.


    Max Carlson is a Software Architect for Laszlo Systems

    Max Carlson is a Software Architect for Laszlo Systems. Prior to Laszlo, he has been a software developer at Excite@Home and several software start-ups. Max is also a veteran instructor at the Multimedia Studies Program at S.F. State University.


    Event Logistics


    Cubberley Community Center

    4000 Middlefield Road, Room H-1

    Palo Alto, CA


    7:00 - 7:20 p.m. Registration / Networking / Refreshments / Pizza

    7:20 - 9:00 p.m. Presentation



    $15 at the door for non-SDForum members

    No charge for SDForum members

    Please call 408.494.8378 for student memberships

    No registration required

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