6:00pm Food and Networking
6:30pm An Introduction to TypeScript or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Static Types - James Churchill
7:45pm Open Q&A and/or Lightning Talks
An Introduction to TypeScript or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Static Types
* Comparing static and dynamic typing
* Reviewing the benefits and disadvantages of static and dynamic typing
* Leveraging TypeScript in your projects
James is a self-confessed geek, who enjoys talking about programming and learning new technologies. At the beginning of 2016, he joined the Treehouse team as a teacher and is excited to have the opportunity to help beginners become developers. Last year, James presented two live streamed training sessions as part of Microsoft’s Visual Studio 2017 Launch event and enjoys participating in the developer community, presenting talks in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Utah, Tennessee, and Kentucky.