GDG May/Spring 2019


17.30 - 18.00 Doors open, food and drinks served, mingle.

18:00 - 18:40 Finding web performance issues you didn't know you had by José Manuel Pérez

In this talk you will learn how to use browser tools and external services to spot what is making your website slow and why you should care.

My name is Jose Perez and I am a Google Developer Expert in web technologies. I have built web products for 10 years and I love web performance optimization.

18:40- 18:50 Break

18:50 - 19:40 Boost your Coding Fu with VSCode and Vim by Jaime González García

Visual Studio Code is superb. It offers an unparalleled user experience with great support for many languages and development ecosystems. It comes with great defaults and is super easy to use and to get started with.

Vim is awesome. Its modal nature and text editing features make it unique amongst other editors. Vim offers a complete different level of text editing proficiency, speed and accuracy from anything else out there.

The combination of both couldn’t be anything less that amazingly superbsome (yep, I just did that).

In this talk you'll learn how you can boost your editing skills incredibly, how to become better by bringing in lots of useful tools from the Vim editor right inside the comfort of your favorite editor: Visual Studio Code.

Jaime is a software developer and UX designer who loves building stuff. He specially enjoys mixing carefully crafted software with visually appealing aesthetics. Jaime works as a Front-end Software Engineer at Google. He spends part of his time as a Developer Relations in the Nordics developer community. He speaks at conferences, writes articles, runs workshops and talks to developers and companies about how they can do cool things with JavaScript. In his spare time, he builds his own products, writes the JavaScript-mancy series of books and blogs at He loves spending time with his beloved wife Malin and son Teo, drawing, writing, reading fantasy and sci-fi, and lifting heavy weights

19:40 - 20:30 Mingle