Join us Wednesday, April 24nd at 7pm at Hacker Dojo in Mountain View as Bay Area Backbone.js presents a Backbone on Rails learning smorgasbord.
Our speakers will cover three bite-sized topic areas: basic, intermediate, and advanced. Q&A to follow.
Doug Lee/Billy Estoque: Big Bad Goose
Michael Ruescher: CMO at WebPop. Founder of this meet up group!
Fred Zirdung: Engineering lead at Walmart Labs
6:30 – 7:00 Dim sum, snacks, beer, water
Come on down before the Meetup, grab some food, and socialize
7:00 – 7:20 Session 1: Backbone on Rails Petstore
Set up a barebones rails app and wire up an equally basic backbone view. Great for those who just want to get started with Backbone. We'll be using Rails, Backbone, Coffeescript, and Sass.
Follow along and get the repository on GitHub: https://github.com/bigbadgoose/backbonerailspetstore
7:30 - 7:50 Session 2: Backbone based music player
intermediate: Michael Ruescher
Live code along with Mike as he sets up an HTML5 music player
8:00 - 8:20 Session 3: Backbone view management
advanced: Fred Zirdung
In his role at Walmart Labs, Fred has created high volume Backbone apps. He'll share intimate insights and strategies around this ever-popular topic
This event is generously being sponsored by WebPop, Big Bad Goose, and Hacker Dojo.