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GrabTechTalks #JKTChapter: Growth Engineering Talk

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To welcome 2019, we want to present our 9th edition of the Grab hosted Grab Tech Talk (GTT) session!

We will be introducing 4 incredible presenters from Grab Growth team who will share their experiences and secrets to success with you.

Speaker Profile:

Johanes Cristanto, Full Stack Software Engineer. Received bachelors degree in computer science in 2014.
role at Grab is developing and maintaining the Grab App home screen feed’s

Calvin C, Joined Grab as a Full Stack Engineer, and currently is within the Growth team building the feed. He always loves to build things, from Legos to Zoids and now he takes part in building the largest platform in South East Asia.

Antonio Villagra, joined Grab last year as a Software Engineer. His daily routine consists of writing code, breaking things, Googling desperately for a solution, and eventually making things work again (it's an intense emotional rollercoaster everyday)

Yongsong Zhang, He is from the growth team at Grab, as a software engineer. He has been working at Grab for more than 1 year.

He was born and grew up in China. After completing my undergraduate studies at the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at NTU, He joined a software company as a web developer and working on news publishing related projects. After that, He was working at Garena Online as a full stack web developer, working on game-related services and websites, for more than three years.


Our agenda for the evening should be as follows-

• 6:00pm - Registration opens

- Happy Hour Networking with Bites

• 7:00pm - Welcome Remarks & Presenter Introductions

• 7:05 pm - Johanes Cristanto and Calvin C on 'Delivering Hyperlocal Experience'

• 7:35 pm - Antonio Villagra De La Cruz on 'Optimising WebViews and What to do when you can’t Google the answer anymore?'

• 8.05 pm - Yongsong Zhang on'Everything can be a stream - Applying rxjs and redux observables at Growth'

• 8:35pm - Audience Q&A

• 9:00pm - The End

Note: Please RSVP here first and tell us your dietary restrictions if any, so that we can better prepare the food and drinks.

About Grab Tech Talks:

Grab Tech Talks are a series for peers in Jakarta's tech startup community to share knowledge and best practices as well as provide an informal space to network. Originally conceived within Grab to focus on pushing the boundaries of technology and business to Drive Southeast Asia Forward, we are excited to now make available these sessions to the wider tech/startup community. Stay tuned and check back for our line-up of interesting speakers and content.