Lea Verou

Lea Verou is a Greek front-end engineer, web designer, and speaker who focuses on the latest in web standards, CSS, and JavaScript. She holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science from Athens University of Economics and Business. In addition to being a co-founder of the Greek startup Fresset Ltd, she has worked for W3C/MIT and is an Invited Expert for the CSS Working Group. Lea is working on writing a book on “CSS Secrets” for O’Reilly Publishing, and has had numerous articles published in Smashing Magazine, A List Apart, and .net magazine. Her past speaking engagements include An Event Apart, Smashing Conference, and Future of Web Design.


Episode 58 CSS Innovation

Lea Verou joins Jen Simmons to talk about CSS, and tell us all about things we can do with CSS today that you might not know about already. Lea also tells us a bit about her adventure recreating the Line-mode browser at CERN.