Peter Constable will update everyone on the current plans and ideas for variable fonts in the OpenType specification (version 1.8.1 and beyond). He will also describe the latest features in Microsoft products, including demos.
Rob McKaughan will brainstorm uses for variable fonts beyond responsive typography.
Vice President at Unicode Consortium and Senior Program Manager Lead at Microsoft
Typographer in the Advanced Reading Technologies, Microsoft
Rob McKaughan has a great many interests (or a very short attention span): He has worked in software development and interaction design at Microsoft and at Amazon Web Services, studied typeface design at the University of Reading, made a documentary film about endurance bicycling, and along the way has consumed…