Past Meetup

Boston TypeScript February Meetup

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EF Education First

Two Education Circle · Cambridge, MA

How to find us

Enter the building, take a right into Lingo. There will be a small staircase to your left. Take it to the second floor and head straight ahead.

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Details

There'll be food, drink, merriment, and TypeScript discussions/talks!

Andy Mockler and Gleb Bahmutov will be our speakers tonight.

Andy is an Instagram dog picture enthusiast who works in his free time as a senior front-end developer at Shopify, empowering entrepreneurs as part of the merchant analytics team. In his talk, titled "Typing React at Shopify: Today and Beyond," he'll show how he and his colleagues type large React applications at Shopify and provide a brief look at how Hooks may affect types moving forward.

Gleb Bahmutov is a JavaScript ninja, image processing expert and software quality fanatic. During the day Gleb is making the web a better place as VP of Engineering at Cypress.io. At night he is fighting software bugs and blogs about it at https://glebbahmutov.com/blog/. Gleb is a Microsoft MVP for Open Source Software. You can follow him and his work @bahmutov and find the slides from conference presentations at https://slides.com/bahmutov. He will be speaking about "TypeScript checks without TypeScript," including how to describe types with JSDoc comments and how to utilize external TypeScript definitions in Cypress end-to-end tests written in JavaScript.