Human Readable JavaScript: Using ES2015+ to Craft Better Code

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7950 Jones Branch Dr

7950 Jones Branch Dr · Tysons, VA

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If you are coming via metro, the closest stop is Tysons, which is about a 15 minute walk. If you are driving, parking is free for the first 2 hours, so plan on leaving promptly at 8 if you arrived at 6:30.

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*** ABSTRACT ***
Love JavaScript? Awesome! Hate JavaScript? That's ok! We know that JavaScript hasn't been very easy to read in the past, lots of dollar signs and slick one-liners.
The good news is that things have gotten better! In this talk we'll look at some of the syntax ES2015+ introduced to help us write more readable code for our coworkers and our future selves.

*** AGENDA ***
• 6:30PM -- Doors open
• 6:30 - 7:00PM -- Socializing | Food & Drinks
• 7:00 - 7:50PM -- Talk, Demo, and Q&A
• 8:15PM -- Doors closed

*** ABOUT THE SPEAKER ***

Laurie (https://twitter.com/laurieontech) is a software developer, conference speaker and frequent blogger. During normal business hours she is a consultant at Ten Mile Square. Depending on the day she can be found using any number of technologies from different languages to frameworks and other support tools. When she isn't writing code you can find her playing board games and eating cupcakes.

*** PARKING/EVENT INFORMATION ***
We will be meeting in the 12th floor Baer conference room (there will be signs) you have to elevator to the 11th floor at Valo Park (construction is still being done) If you are coming via metro, the closest stop is Tysons, which is about a 15 minute walk. If you are driving, parking is free for the first 2 hours, so plan on leaving promptly at 8 if you arrived at 6:30.

*** JETBRAINS RAFFLE ***
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