6:00 - 6:45pm - Registration & Welcome Mixer
6:45 - 7:05pm - Compilers: The Next Frontier in Web Performance by Chad Hietala
7:10 - 7:30pm - The Joy of TypeScript by Rob Jackson
8:00 - 8:45pm - Networking Mixer
ABOUT THE TALKS
Compilers: The Next Frontier in Web Performance
In this talk you will discover why more advanced compilers are at the core of the next evolution of web performance.
LinkedIn has invested heavily in next-generation web application architectures and technology. In this talk, we'll cover what it takes for hundreds of engineers spread across different offices and time zones to build modern web applications.
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
Chad Hietala is an Ember.js core team member and Senior Staff Software Engineer at LinkedIn who helped lead the charge to move LinkedIn to a Single Page App (SPA) design. He lead the effort to integrate the Glimmer VM rendering engine into Ember.js, and has contributed other major features to Glimmer.
Robert Jackson is a Staff Software Engineer at LinkedIn, Ember.js core team member, and beer enthusiast. He is the engine that keeps Ember running, from helping new users in the community to fixing tricky regressions to managing releases to writing RFCs.
Tom Dale is a Senior Staff Software Engineer at LinkedIn and co-creator of Ember.js. Previous to LinkedIn, he worked on the MobileMe/iCloud web applications at Apple, some of the first SPAs deployed by a major company.