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In the first Honeypot Tech Talk of the year, Oleg Ilyenko and Yann Simon will discuss GraphQL, Facebook's open-sourced query language, its use and the possibilities it offers developers and startups.
The event is organized by Honeypot (http://www.honeypot.io/?utm_source=ttGql), Europe's developer platform, and sponsored by TechCode (http://www.techcode.com/index.php?m=content&c=index&a=show&catid=28&id=10).
"When we built Facebook's mobile applications, we needed a data-fetching API powerful enough to describe all of Facebook, yet simple enough to be easy to learn and use by our product developers. We developed GraphQL (https://code.facebook.com/posts/1691455094417024/graphql-a-data-query-language/) three years ago to fill this need." Facebook
7:15 - 7:45: Oleg Ilyenko, "Introduction to GraphQL: why, how and what?"
Author of Sangria, a scala GraphQL implementation
Twitter: @easyangel (https://twitter.com/easyangel)
7:45 - 8:15: Yann Simon, "Optimizing response times with GraphQL - an experiment with MongoDB and ElasticSearch"
Twitter: @simon_yann (https://twitter.com/simon_yann)
8:15 - 8:30: Johannes Schickling , "How to use GraphQL in the frontend today?"
In this lightening talk, Johannes Schickling, Co-founder of graph.cool, will talk about different ways to use GraphQL in your own project today. He'll also cover different technoglogies like Facbook's Relay and live code a concrete example using graph.cool backend.
Twitter: @_schickling (https://twitter.com/_schickling)
8:30 - 9:30: Beer and Chinese food