HTML 5 Track Added At Streaming Media East

We know that those of us lucky enough to get a Google IO ticket in time will be in San Francisco on May 10th and 11th but for those of you that didn’t or live on the east coast there is a conference called Streaming Media East being held at the Hilton New York City May 10th and 11th 2011.

If you’re a developer working in the streaming media space than Streaming Media East may be the must attend conference for you. There are several tracks on all topics related to streaming. HBO’s Co-President Eric Kessler is the keynote speaker and will focus on ways the popular premium cable network is utilizing streaming technology.

To make it even more exciting the Streaming Media East conference has added a whole track on HTML 5.¬† HTML 5 can be found on iPhone and Android devices and is an alternative to Adobe’s Flash technology.¬† The track at Streaming Media East includes panels on:

Encoding for HTML 5
Building an HTML 5 Player
How HTML 5 and Flash can work together
The business case for HTML 5
HTML 5 web and video standards and more

For more information head over here to check out the conference.