Past Meetup

Lightning Talks

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The latest round of lightning talks is upon us! Listed below is our awesome line up. Thanks to all these great speakers.

• The 3 Rules of Dev Blogging (10 min) by Aaron Krauss (

• NPM Client-Side Without a Task Runner (3 min) by Benji Kay (

• Beginner Talk on Games with JavaScript (5 min) by Caitlin Stewart (

• Code Security in the Internet of Things (5 min) by Andrew Long (

• ESLint: Custom Rules (10 min) by Brian Chirgwin (


Q: What are Lightning Talks?
A: The Lightning Talk meetings include lots of interesting *JavaScript* related topics in a 5 or 10 minute format. Lightning talks are scheduled for every three months, so please be sure to sign up in our okcjs discussion board if you'd like to participate next time.

Q: How can I sign up to give a Lightning Talk?
A: We post a sign up thread on the meetup discussions page. Post your talk title, what you're covering, and if it is a 5 or 10 minute long presentation. We will let you know if you're selected. We give preference to new speakers to strengthen our community.

Q: What topics can I cover?
A: Common topics include: libraries, ways you've solved problems, what you're working on, or anything relating to JS. To participate: post your topic and presentation length. Please note that marketing pitches are not allowed; lightning talks are a community enrichment event.