Mark Hood

Mark Hood has been a Senior Computer Scientist at Adobe Systems since 2011. He has spent much of that time working with the Flash Runtime Customer Engineering organization, where he gained a great deal of insight into the experiences that Flash developers have when working with Adobe development tools and SDKs. Mark's prior positions at Sun Microsystems, Aplix Corporation, and IBM have given him a broad and deep background in cross-platform development encompassing a diverse range of platforms from embedded systems to graphics servers. He has a special interest in hardware accelerated graphics and GPUs, and he has most recently been focusing on native Android and OpenGLES programming environments.