Collaborative Conference Bio

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by Kevin Lawver
originally published at 04:17PM on Friday, September 07, 2007

Kevin Lawver is currently a System Architect at AOL . He’s a member of the CSS and Web API working groups, is AOL ’s Advisory Council Representative at the W3C , and a passionate advocate of standards-related best practices and innovations like microformats and Ruby on Rails. He invented the microformat used to describe modules in AIM Pages called ModuleT, and is currently working on several web applications completely unrelated to AIM Pages. He recently launched, a writing community built around very short stories, with the help of a bunch of friends at AOL . When not working, Kevin invents holidays like The International Day of Awesomeness (, and blogs with his wife over at




  • from Kevin Lawver:

    This is an experiment. I hate writing bios for conferences, and I’m hoping someone can take my boring bio and build something funny out of it. Have at it! What has the fictional Kevin Lawver done?