• May 28, 2013 · 6:00 PM

Greg Sandell will tell us about Angular.js

This will be an introduction for AngularJS newbies.  Code samples will be presented that take some of the edge off (pun intended!) of Angular's harder-to-learn aspects.    Specifics to be covered include:  controllers, filters, two-way binding, routing, and directives.  Also to be covered: tips for making the transition from jQuery to AngularJS;  Dependency Injection; helpful resources.

Greg Sandell is a HTML5/Javascript developer working at Pathfinder Software in Chicago (  Much of his time these days is spent writing mobile healthcare apps using, Angular, jQuery, and

6:00 - begin arriving and socialize

6:30 - presentation begins

Space, food and refreshments will be provided by Enova Financial.


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  • A former member
    A former member

    Thanks everybody for coming and your great comments!

    1 · May 29, 2013

  • Isaiah Monroe D.

    What is the biggest advantage over using angular vs knockout ?

    1 · May 26, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Another comparison: angular vs. backbone.­

      1 · May 29, 2013

  • Nate J.

    I'd love a deeper dive into the topic. This was a nice intro.

    May 29, 2013

  • Shiva

    It was a nice presentation. Got to know the intro on angular.

    May 28, 2013

  • Dan

    Thanks to Enova for the free beers!

    1 · May 28, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Pretty sure I RSVP'd? Can I come pls?

    May 28, 2013

    • Elena Y.

      Guys, I can't come! Pete, you can have my spot! Enjoy! Greg, are there slides?

      May 28, 2013

  • Neca W.

    I'm sorry to miss, last minute meeting in Schaumburg- I won't make it back in time!

    May 28, 2013

  • Juan

    i've been behind work.. ;(

    May 28, 2013

  • Javad K.

    to clarify, if we are only on the waitlist, will we not be able to enter?

    May 28, 2013

    • Justin L.

      Registration closes at 15:00 so enova can have a definite list for building security

      May 28, 2013

    • Javad K.

      ah, of course! i was just confused is all. thank you

      May 28, 2013

  • Dave K.

    Sorry for the last minute change in RSVP, can't make it tonight.

    May 28, 2013

  • Brian F.

    Last min. business trip, someone from the waitlist gets this, happy day!

    May 28, 2013

  • John S.

    something came up -- fortunately good info on web. google backing important :)

    May 28, 2013

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  • Elena Y.

    Looking forward to this!

    May 17, 2013

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