Performance & Tuning for Scale

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The News Building

1 London Bridge Street · London

How to find us

The nearest tube station is London Bridge which is just outside our building.

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If you are going to produce an app that needs to perform at scale and attract a good SEO ranking, you need it to be tuned for optimal performance.

These are very real challenges for us and we want to walk you through how we have addressed these and how we measure improvements and outcomes moving forward.

You’ll hear from senior engineers working on The Times, The Sun and Virgin Radio, and will take away actionable steps to help you in your own projects.

Full agenda and speakers:

6-6:30: Food, Drinks & Networking
6:30-6:40: Intro to our engineering teams in News UK Tech
6:40-7:00: Tunca Ulubilge, The Times - Performance tuning with React Native
7:00-7:20: Thomas Gardham-Pallister, The Sun - Diagnosing performance bottlenecks on the web and its impact on SEO and traffic
7:20-7:40: Ben Atlan, Virgin Radio - Scaling up for Chris Evans
7:40-8:00: Q&A


-Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Please provide us with your full name when registering to guarantee you entry on the night. We need this solely to ensure you are on the guest list, and without it, you will be unable to attend. You will also need to bring full photo ID on the evening to guarantee your entry.

-What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The nearest tube station is London Bridge which is only a minute walk away from our building.

-How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For any questions please email: [masked]