"80% of the end-user response time is spent on the front-end." according to Yahoo! Thus, some of the greatest gains can be had with front-end optimization – often around 25% to 50%.
Learn about the tools and techniques utilized by engineers from some of the coolest NYC-area startups. Topics include reducing requests and bandwidth usage, increasing the perceived speed for end-users, image and graphics optimization, tools to profile and measure success and other tricks of the trade.
If you're curious about what they do and what kinds of technical problems they're solving, things they've learned, etc, come by Refinery29's offices on Tuesday the 31st to hear what's going on in the startup community's most interesting technology leaders.