What's New in Web Development
- CSS techniques (e.g animations, transforms, web fonts, ...)
- HTML 5 (recent developments)
- XML & XSLT (on the client side)
- Silverlight/Google Native client/Google Gears
You should get a feel for what's been going on in the last couple of months and what might happen next in web design. (This talk is not Drupal specific, but might point out directions Drupal could go).
None. You should be a bit familiar with the field of web development, though.
Konstantin Käfer is currently studying IT Systems Engineering in Potsdam, Germany. He also works as a consultant for NowPublic, a large citizen journalism website using Drupal. He joined the Drupal community as a Google Summer of Code Student in 2006.