Grant Skinner is an internationally recognized leader in the field of interactive development.
His body of work spans experimental interaction, applications, games, websites, installations, embedded devices, and mobile, with a recent focus on projects that span multiple environments.
Grant fuses his experience with design, user experience, development, and business with a driving creativity to produce projects that push the boundaries of interactive technologies.
While building gskinner.com into a leading interactive production shop, Grant has worked with a wide range of high calibre clients including Google, Microsoft, Adobe, AOL, BBC, Salesforce, Nissan, GE, EA, CNN, and DirectTV.
Most recently, Grant has been working on bringing Flash-like interactive experiences to the open web via tools & libraries such as CreateJS, Zoe, and the Flash Pro Toolkit For CreateJS.
50 Reasons AS3 Kicks Ass
ActionScript 3 is by far the most significant upgrade to the language in its 10 year history.
This session will explore 50 reasons that the newest version of AS is so important to Flash and Flex developers.
Topics will range from the high-level, such as performance and syntax, to the nitty gritty, like new methods and objects. A must see presentation for those using, or just curious about ActionScript 3.