Behdad Esfahbod was born and grew up in Iran loving typography and computers. He studied computer engineering at Sharif University in Tehran while discovering the world of computer typography and open source. In 2003 he moved to Canada, studied at the University of Toronto, became a regular contributor to GNOME and many other open source projects, worked at Red Hat, Google, and generally became the go-to person regarding everything font and text rendering in the open source stack.
At ATypI Barcelona 2014 Behdad Esfahbod will be speaking at:
- FontTools Wed 17 Sep 1005