Edwin will be talking about the design of HipHop for PHP, the open-sourced engine Facebook uses to run the Facebook PHP code.
Speaker: Edwin Smith, Facebook engineer
Edwin is a Software Engineer on the HPHP team at Facebook since March
2012. Prior to that, he was a Principal Engineer at Adobe, responsible
for Flash's ActionScript3 virtual machine. He has been working on
compilers and virtual machines for web languages for about 10 years,
Sponsor: TripAdvisor is providing the room and the food.
TripAdvisor is the world's largest travel site, enabling travelers to
plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor believes that social
matters when it comes to travel. TripAdvisor has been working on
Facebook platform since 2007, and it has been a launch partner for major
Facebook releases such as the Like button, Instant Personalization, and
the Open Graph. TripAdvisor built out multiple canvas experiences
that are some of the most visited apps on Facebook.