JavaScript Engineering Meetup July




JavaScript Engineering Meetup July

2 July 2018


Added 01-Jan-1970

Join us at LEGO for our first software engineering-focused meetup where we’ll be talking about our adventures in JavaScript building and taking a deep dive in to the React ecosystem.

Come learn about and make new JavaScript friends. Food and drinks provided (note all drinks are alcohol-free and meat, veggie, vegan and GF food options provided).

Please enter your full name when you RSVP - we need it for building security!


6:30 - Arrival, drinks and networking
7:00 - Welcome to LEGO! - Simon Young (Senior Engineering Manager, The LEGO Group)
7:15 - Talk #1 - React on by Alessio Minichiello (Senior Application Engineer, The LEGO Group)
7:45 - Networking break, food & drinks
8:15 - Talk #2 - New Building Blocks for GraphQL and React by Phil Plückthun (Formidable Labs)
8:45 - Wrap up & networking

*Talk #1 - React on - Alessio Minichiello*

Alessio is Senior Application Engineer at LEGO (previously at the BBC and Ericsson). He has worked on all things web related over the past 10 years and now has a strong focus on Javascript and React.

*Talk #2 - New Building Blocks for GraphQL and React - Phil Plückthun*

Phil is a strong proponent of React, pushing for its use in web apps, and co-founding the Reactivate London meetup. He's also a core contributor for styled-components, one of the most downloaded Styles in JS libraries. Since joining Formidable, Phil has focused on building React Native developer tools and creating consumer-facing React and GraphQL applications.