GraphQL, TypeScript and declarative application design

Now available on-demand.

Looking to learn something new? Welcome to our (virtual) JavaScript meetup. 

Over 90 minutes, we cover three JavaScript-related topics, followed by an interactive session. 



Agenda (times in BST)

17.00 - 17.05

Welcome and introductions with Corey Lanum 

17.05 - 17.20

canva-imageTypeScript: what’s in it for you? with Harpreet Riat

Considering a move to TypeScript? This talk helps you get started. 

With hands-on examples, Harpreet explores the pros, cons, and practicalities, including framework integration and how to start migrating.

17.20 - 17.35

canva-image-3GraphQL: resolving the hype with Christian Miles

Dive into the world of GraphQL - the efficient query language for APIs. When should you use it and what are the true benefits?

Christian separates the hype from reality, and gives a few handy tips along the way.

17.35 - 17.50

canva-image-1It’s the data, stupid: state-driven application design with Kevin Naughten

Based on his experience as our product manager for the ReGraph toolkit, Kevin shows how state-driven app design helps both developers and analysts focus on the data.

17.50 - 18.20

canva-image-2Building a JavaScript data visualization in real-time with Corey Lanum

In a live-coding session, Corey designs and builds a data visualization application in real-time, based on survey data supplied by the audience.

What could go wrong?

18.20 - 18.30

Wrap-up and Q&A