“XSLT is not dead!”
Development Hall 20 min
Video sponsored by Websupport
What is the talk about?
Jirka: About XSLT 2.0 and it's open-source browser based implementation Saxon-CE which allows to develop interactive webpages on basis of industry proven XML/XSLT combination.
Who is it for?
Jirka: Web developers, especially those who need to process complex data with complex presentation logic.
For those who need to process complex XML data.
For those who are looking for Turing-complete template language for HTML.
What will the audience get from it?
What do you presently work at?
Jirka: I'm working on specification that will make automated translation and localization of Web pages easier (http://www.w3.org/TR/its20/), I'm developing function library for processing binary data in XPath/XQuery/XSLT (http://expath.org/spec/binary). I'm involved in dozen of standards group ranging from HTML, XML, XSLT to DocBook.
Which of your existing achievements do you value the most?
Jirka: Family. Web technologies are there just for fun and for making some money.
What would you like to achieve?
Jirka: World full of peace and with no poverty (just kidding, field is required, I'm not Miss WebExpo :-)
What do you look forward to at the WebExpo?
Jirka: Meeting old and new friends.