Literally (almost) everyone has connected with a RESTful API as a developer. Have you connected with a Websocket before? Well, it kinda rules, and David Okun will show you how you can both connect with one and make one for much asynchronous communication. It's gonna be so cool, honestly.
Bio: David Okun (https://twitter.com/dokun24) is a Developer Evangelist for IBM, specializing in Swift & Node.js. He has an extensive background in mobile development, previously leading the mobile division of IDscan Biometrics Ltd. in London. He now brings his experience in low level client-side processing and mobile application architecture to the Node.js and Server Side Swift realm, specifically focused on tools to generate easy-to-use and modifiable API layers.
Check in at the front desk in the lobby and the onsite team will direct you to the meetup room. Food and drinks will be provided!