Past Meetup

Gulp & Grunt: What, Why & How

This Meetup is past

50 people went

Runway Sale

Unit 405 (4th Floor), Tollgate Industrial Centre, 12 Ravenscraig Road, Woodstock, 7925 · Cape Town

How to find us

If you're coming by car, there's lots of parking inside and on the street right outside the building.

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About The Speaker

Michael Wallis is a front end developer working at Platinum Seed ( His responsibilities involve developing and optimizing front end systems for websites. He basically makes things look pretty and finds the best way to do that.

Originally from Pretoria, his interests include the latest and greatest in front end dev, as well as hiking, music and football (Go Chelsea!).

About the talk

An introduction to JavaScript task runners Gulp and Grunt. Covering why they're used and what for, the difference between the two, and how investing time into learning to use one can improve your workflow tremendously.


The talk will start at about 7pm, and be about 30 minutes long. Hang around afterwards to chat about all things Front-end.

Everyone must read and follow our Code of Conduct ( Thanks! :)


A big thank you to Runway Sale ( for providing the venue, and for sponsoring pizza and drinks. ^5